|Singapore Botanic Gardens|
Being there the whole day may also not be enough given the choices this place offers. One can go for a simple walk, a day picnic, or to watch an open-air free musical concert in the evening.
|Open Air Theatre at Singapore Botanic Gardens|
Every Saturday (except 5th Saturday in a month), there are free guided walking tours in the gardens for which one can register 15 minutes before the tour at the Nassim Gate Visitor Centre. The tour timings are 9.00am, 10.00am, and 4.00pm.
|National Orchid Garden in Singapore Botanic Gardens|
|National Orchid Garden Singapore|
Knowing the sky-high prices of everything in Singapore, having such a wonderful free attraction is almost unbelievable. Just eat well before going to the gardens because no matter how strong your legs are, you will get tired walking inside.
How to Get to Singapore Botanic Gardens
Singapore Botanic gardens has its own MRT Station called "Botanic Gardens" which is the station number CC19 on the Circle (Orange) Line. Otherwise, one can go to the Orchard MRT Station, take Exit "B", cross the road to Bus Stop Number 09022, and take a bus (7, 77, 106, 123, 174, 174e or NR8) going towards Botanic Gardens. The bus will go further so be sure to get down at the bus stop number 13011 opposite the botanic gardens gate.
|Botanic Gardens MRT Station Singapore|
|Road Sign at Singapore Botanic Gardens|
Look for the signboards like in the above picture and proceed towards the Botanic Gardens MRT Station.
|Posted by Narinder Singh|