-Location: 18 Marina Gardens Dr, Singapore 018953
-Timings: Monday to Sunday: 5am–2am
-Price (for locals and for foreigners): Child (age 3 - 12) - SGD $15.00 each
Adult (age 13 - 59) - SGD $23.00 each
How to reach Gardens by the Bay from Airport?
The best way is through a town car which costs $ 35 to $70. The time taken to reach is about 17 minutes. The other routes include line 36, Subway, Taxi, a drive on your own, and you can also commute the Airport shuttle in Singapore.
Among these, the Bus route is the cheapest ((50 to 160 INR) and the rest of the routes are almost similarly priced (ranging from 1300 to 1600), except the town car that is more than the others ranging from 1900 to 2400 INR.
Things to do in Gardens by the Bay
An activity galore and things to appreciate, you will be at a loss of time with no dearth of wonderful things to observe and fall in love with. Some of the following things to do in Gardens by the Bay area :
Super Trees and OCBC Skyway: You will be spellbound by the green trees that are as tall as 25 to 50 meters tall transformed into a magnificent light and sound show emanating vivid colors of light, making each day look like a celebration. Amidst the supertrees, you can be at a level of 22 meters by being on the skyway so you can thoroughly comprehend the charming trait of this place.
Flower Dome: Feel the spring no matter when you visit this place. This iconic place has been registered in the 2015 Guinness Book of Records as the largest greenhouse housing numerous species of variegated flowers from the Mediterranean, South African and South American Garden.
Art Sculptures: Be wonderstruck when you observe the sculpture of a baby floating in the air and Pamela's hat as tall as 16 feet. To see such entrancing art of numerous artists this place will raise many eyebrows when you question how? The sculptures are uniquely designed and appear truly mesmerizing.
Floral Fantasy: It is here that you will begin to appreciate the ideal use of technology. You came face to face with nature where all you see flowers and other artistry that sway you, literally, the 4 D ride takes you to another level of observation that is unmatchable.
Cloud Forest: Enjoy the vegetation just like you would see it naturally. Here you come super close to nature when you see vegetation along with a waterfall; the outset of which is the mountains. This entire scene looks resplendent and very soothing.
Far East Organization Children's Garden: Get a good relief from the heat, so that you can enjoy many activities in Singapore with children under this water park and enjoy to the fullest. Make this more interactive for the children as they enjoy the water rides in Singapore
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Best Time to Visit Gardens by the Bay
If you wish to enjoy the place, then avoid weekends. Weekdays are better so you can enjoy these conservatories, else, you may opt to visit early in the morning or towards evening when the temperature subsides. If you want to see the light show, then evenings are a good option as the show begins after 7:45 p.m. Gardens by the Bay is open until 9:00 p.m. with another light show at 8: 45 p.m.Suggested Read: Best Time and Season to Visit Singapore
Tips for Visiting Gardens by the Bay
This place is extremely enticing for nature enthusiasts who can enjoy the conservatories with a different perspective. So if you have a lack of time, visiting supertrees and the OCBC Skyway will be enough. Besides, there is an abundance of local eateries inside the place so you may enjoy the local cuisine or even enjoy a picnic with the family. Please be wary that littering in Singapore is penalized, so do not litter. You are advised to buy the tickets online as the long queue may kill your excitement. Along with the weekends, you may also avoid visiting on public holidays to avoid the crowd. Yet another tip, if you are not very happy walking long distances, then you may call for a buggy ride, but be ready to be in the queue for those too. Also, the walk to the dome is not wheelchair or pram friendly, so avoid taking elderly and young kids who can't walk as the walk is rather long. Other than these, this place is a piece of visual art where you can connect with nature.If you are Planning a Trip to Singapore
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Places to visit near Gardens by the Bay
Not just Gardens by the Bay, but also places near it are a wonderful attraction for the visitors. Let us know some of the exquisite ones:
- Marina Bay Sands: With tickets, you may enter this place and enjoy the massive architecture that is bound to dazzle you. So now you can click the same pictures that urged you to be here. The pictures at this place come out so beautiful that the visit is absolutely worthwhile. There are a host of activities to do which you may not want to miss the Marina Bay Sands Skypark, the Art Science Museum, Singapore Flyer, Spectra light show, and the Casino if you enjoy the nightlife in Singapore. Amuse yourself to the fullest and go home enthusiastic to be back again.
- Merlion: A classic statue of half lion and half fish is a place where perhaps everyone who has visited Singapore has a picture with. The statue is a fountain too depicting how Singapore rose from being a fishing village to current urban Singapore. The name Singapore is taken from the original name ‘Singapura’, meaning Lion City. Around this place is a Merlion park where you can click some flawless pictures.
- Kent Ridge Park: See the nature in its native form at this amazing place that is nestled between Singapore Science Park and the National University of Singapore. This park is a popular place for bird watchers, ecological tourists and for the ones who seek peace. The ambiance is so quaint that it becomes one the best retreat from urban life.
- Sands Theatre: Nostalgia would set in when you hear a sublime tribute to none other than ABBA. There is much more in store for you than this. You can enjoy music and entertainment extravaganza at this amazing theatre that is about 10 minutes distance from the Gardens by the Bay. Various shows for kids and elders continue taking place one after the other.
- SpringLeaf Nature Park:
If you ever wondered where the place that has road amidst tall trees exist, it is here in Singapore. Begin your walking expedition here as this is a tailor-made path with ideal romantic settings. When with kids, you can freely walk with them and enjoy the trees around. This place was earlier a village which is now nature’s walk amidst various species of plants.Recommended Read: Fun Things to Do in Singapore for Couples