The first of its kind, Singapore river safari is a zoo and aquarium in Singapore based on the river theme. First of its kind, as the attractions here are boat rides in the freshwater river streams which are the home to many marine and wild animals. The 30-acre property is so famous that it attracts almost close to a million visitors every year. The park is also the home to a tropical rainforest, which along with the animals housed here, makes it an amazing and favourite attraction in the heart of Singapore.
An informative and immersive experience, the River Safari is an experience for everyone. No matter if you are coming with your family, kids, friends, partner or with your solo self, the River Safari is an adventure for all. Home to more than 200 species of marine and land animals, this adventure park features a number of aquariums and biomes housing different creatures. The biomes here include many famous names like the Giant Panda Forest and the Amazon Flooded forest to name a few. You can ride through many famous rivers like Mississippi, Congo, Nile, Ganges and others, to learn how they affect the life inside and around them.
Singapore River Safari is also home to about 42 endangered species of animals including anacondas, electric eels, freshwater stingrays, manatees, giant catfishes, Pandas that are on a loan from China, alligators, red pandas, jaguars and many more that have been specially transferred from various parts of Asia to make the entire roster more elaborate and attract people of all ages. Also part of the amazing and award-winning zoo attraction of Singapore is the elusive squirrel monkeys that are famous for being the only species of their subfamily.
You will be picked up from your hotel and be taken directly to the spot which is a complex housing three of the main zoo attractions of Singapore, one of which is our very own River Safari. For the next few hours, enjoy the many attractions of the safari, witnessing some of the most amazing creatures in their natural habitat, in the many aquariums and walk-through exhibits of the River Safari. At the end of it all, enjoy a boat ride, called the Amazon River Quest, with live commentary and bring the trip to an end. But don’t be disappointed, as the ticket entitles you to not one, but two boat rides, so you don’t miss out on any fun.
Wondering what you can do and see at the Singapore River Safari? You can visit the Amazon Flooded Forest to see a wide variety south American aquatic life in the record holding freshwater aquarium. Or you can go visit Kai Kai and Jia Jia, the giant Pandas from China. Or you can enjoy the boat rides called Amazon River Quest and River Safari Cruise to see various animals like Brazilian Tapirs, Capybaras, Jaguars, Black Howler Monkeys, Giraffes and Asian Elephants.
How To Get There:
Public Buses: 138 and 927