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Chinese and Japanese Gardens

1 Chinese Garden Road Chinese Garden, Singapore 619795, Singapore
+65 6261 3632
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lots of photo opportunities here great day out for all ages well marked easy to navigate bring... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
tripleA1232015
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Singapore, Singapore
Chinese Japanese Garden

Interesting and peaceful place with some fantastic, and very old, bonsai trees. Surprised by the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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The stunning colors of the plants and rock formations in the Chinese Garden contrast with the thought-provoking Japanese Garden.
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  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1 Chinese Garden Road Chinese Garden, Singapore 619795, Singapore
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+65 6261 3632
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Reviewed 6 days ago

lots of photo opportunities here great day out for all ages well marked easy to navigate bring water and wear sunblock

Thank tripleA1232015
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting and peaceful place with some fantastic, and very old, bonsai trees. Surprised by the large monitors wandering around the place And it's free

1  Thank Dee S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

5 minute flat walk from the MRT station, take your time and look out for the lizards and squirrels that wander across the pathways. Make sure you visit the turtle museum, really neat experience feeding long beans to turtles. Good view from the tower (lots...More

1  Thank pete p
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The gardens are beautifully maintained. During the August lantern festival, place is always display awesome lanterns and is great to go for a stroll.

Thank caroltay2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed most of our time at the Chinese Gardens except when the HUGE monitor lizards ran towards me. One was 3 mtr long and huge. I was between them and the lake and they must have been spooked so were running towards me. Apparently they...More

Thank fitnfifty
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Reviewed July 13, 2018

A big, beautiful park with awesome gardens all well maintained. The best is to go explore the park is to take a bike (slow speed) Nearest MRT station: (Green line) EW 25 Chinese Garden Entrance fee. FREE

Thank Erwin H
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Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

I love the place that I am able to take some pictures for hours in a not crowded place. I choose this place because this is not the commercial place and it gives the history of Chinese and Japanese in visual and through building. The...More

Thank nikensmartiniblog
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

The Gardens themselves are beautiful and immaculately looked after. It is a little way out of the CBD but worth the trip and easy to get to via MRT. Our family of four went during the middle of the day and it got very very...More

Thank Bells5544
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Reviewed July 1, 2018

The garden is close to a military air base so you can see quite a lot of fighter jets and military helicopters flying overhead. There's also a tall tower and if you climb up to the top of the tower you can see a magnificent...More

Thank Raju G
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

Our AWA expat walking group enjoyed the approximate 3-4 mile walk through both gardens today. It is an easy MRT ride on the green line. The scenery was spectacular with several restrooms and water stations throughout the gardens. Do be aware the monitor lizards inhabit...More

Thank Claire F
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arjan426
October 17, 2017|
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Response from Leonie A | Reviewed this property |
I was there in May and the gardens were very quiet. Bonsai gardens fantastic.
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adjiedong
October 2, 2017|
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Response from Leonie A | Reviewed this property |
Catch the MRT it has a stop at the gardens.
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Autumn L
October 2, 2017|
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Response from Melvin M | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! They go on now and best time is of course the night time when the lights come on. Alternatively there is one going on at Gardens by the bay, along with the lights for Diwali.
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