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Chinese and Japanese Gardens

1 Chinese Garden Road Chinese Garden, Singapore 619795, Singapore
+65 6261 3632
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Serene and charming

The gardens makes a great place for a good stroll and the view is fantastic. Those who loves... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2012
rynemercury23
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Beautiful

Just beautiful to take a nice walk or run... very good spot for panoramic photografy. Best Regards

Reviewed 13 April 2012
2dramirez
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Queretaro City, Mexico
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The stunning colors of the plants and rock formations in the Chinese Garden contrast with the thought-provoking Japanese Garden.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • 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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Reviewed 2 May 2012

The gardens makes a great place for a good stroll and the view is fantastic. Those who loves landscape photography would love this place. The facts that it is just a step away from the MRT and free are definitely a bonus. It is best...More

Thank rynemercury23
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Reviewed 13 April 2012

Just beautiful to take a nice walk or run... very good spot for panoramic photografy. Best Regards

Thank 2dramirez
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Reviewed 12 April 2012

this garden was very easy to go to. just use MRT (EW line /green line) and alight directly in front of the garden. when the sky is clear, it is very hot but the view is great especially if you like to visit culture site....More

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Reviewed 2 April 2012

Too far from town, nothing special. Can get the same experience from going to China Town or yet go to Botanics Garden or Orchids Garden to see exotic orchids.

1  Thank gypsysing
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Reviewed 30 March 2012

if asked about a good park in Singapore, most people will direct you to the Botanic gardens. Yes, this is a nice park but the chinese and Japanese gardens, far less popular, are a real hidden gem. Beautiful gardens well maintained and offering classic Chinese...More

Thank carolinesharp
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Reviewed 29 March 2012

interestingly the Chinese Garden & Japanese Garden is peaceful and quite unlike the other attractions in Singapore. Not many people know about this hidden gem. It takes about 1/2 a day including the travel time by MRT. I like the greens, ponds, bonsai garden and...More

Thank fedrickMendos
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Reviewed 24 March 2012

The setting of the Chinese garden around Jurong Lake is nice for a stroll. There is also a Japanese garden on another island in the lake. The best attraction is the Suzhou style Bonsai Garden. Though the general garden is open until 11PM, don't wait...More

Thank Danjiro
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Reviewed 20 March 2012

I was there with a friend for street photography and we had quite a number of interesting snaps! The park/garden is quite a nice place to jog! The field in front of the garden allows cricket playing and kite flying :) The pagoda view is...More

Thank weiwayk
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Reviewed 17 March 2012

Both these gardens are next to each other so you can see them in a few hours. The MRT has a Station right at the entrance to the Chinese part. The gardens are Beautifully kept, with Bonsai's , Koi ponds etc. Its very Peaceful if...More

Thank blueeyes3000
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Reviewed 12 March 2012

Its just a simple garden Chinese pagoda and a single bridge foreigners who want a little taste of china may visit but it's more for reading relaxing and photos session so not to expect anything interesting

Thank vj v
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arjan426
17 October 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
2 October 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
2 October 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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