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Address: 177 Hindhede Drive Bukit Timah Vhf Station, Singapore 589333, Singapore
Phone Number: +65 6468 5736
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This protected rainforest, just 12km away from the city's high-rises,...

This protected rainforest, just 12km away from the city's high-rises, offers hiking and bike trails for observing some of the rarest insect, bird and mammal species in the world.

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Good and convenient hiking

Bukit Timah Nature Reserve is easily accessible from city center via the Downtown Line. Get off at the Beauty World stop, walk through the Beauty World mall and go out the back... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Bukit Timah Nature Reserve is easily accessible from city center via the Downtown Line. Get off at the Beauty World stop, walk through the Beauty World mall and go out the back, go over the overhead bridge, turn left, and you will be right there. You will see some wild monkeys, but there is a steep fine/prison time if you... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Climb to the highest point in Singapore along paved and unpaved trails and roads. Visit the former quarry, now a large lake created by rainwater over the past 40 years. Meet lots of friendly people and enjoy the beautiful rain forest.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best to go in the morning on a working day after a heavy rain (the night before). You can smell the fresh cool air while you hike. Lesser crowd on weekday morning. Hike through the cave path and jungle fall path. It's more interesting.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the bukit timah hill/ nature reserve re-opened in Oct 2016...just climbed it with family around a week back; nice experience up the highest hill locally (162.62m??) !!! Whilst i did a walk from Macritchie all the way to bukit timah top many many decades back, i haven't been back for awhile...till i made a short detour from my rail corridor... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bukit Timah Nature Reserve, the Grand Daddy of nature parks in Singapore, has been renovated and opened to the public again. Boy how jam packed it is, liking walking on a steep sloped Orchard Road in a rain forest. The parking lot is still the same tiny size so visitors scramble for street side parking, a paradise for meter maids... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here twice in october for trekking. I was here on 22 Oct where the ministers re-open the new trail for trekking. I start early and it was interesting and I think more easier than the up-slope. They have make it easier for hiking with steps

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Suzhou, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This nature reserve had just reopened after 2 years when I went to visit it. I absolutely loved it. I thought the visitors' centre was excellent - informative and also a lovely building. There was a drinking fountain just outside the toilets (this might be normal in Singapore, I'm not sure, but I still very much appreciated it). The trails... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Spent a morning walking up the steep slope at Bukit Timah Nature Reserve. Great place to get into the woods, with the nature and greens.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Re opened 22 Oct 2016 in entirety it s back to my weekly hike on the various trails which is sorely missed by ardent hikers There's no new look as the jungle remains as verdant as before. real Jungles don't change, only concrete jungle does ! The off road trails are widened 3 abreast and steps reinforced and new ropes... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

The trails were still closed but the path to the summit is open. We were on a 7km quick run from Bukit Batok reserves and made a quick dash up the summit. Nice views at the summit and water hole half way up. Be prepared to be swarmed! Make sure your partner is of similar stamina or better, so he... More 

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