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Bukit Timah Nature Reserve

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Love the natural scenery, love the fresh air and a meaningful day outing

This was not my first time at Bukit Timah Hill. I had once visited here when my children were... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Singapore, Singapore
Lush rainforest

One of largest patches of remnant primary rainforest in Singapore. There are four walking routes... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Canberra, Australia
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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.
177 Hindhede Drive Bukit Timah Vhf Station, Singapore 589333, Singapore
+65 6468 5736
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Singapore is obviously well known for it's amazing city. But within the boundaries is this beautiful reserve and I thought I'd take a break from the bustle and visit. It may be small but it's still a primary rainforest! My advice is to get there...More

1  Thank Thomas G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I and my G,friend We took A Mrt to go Bukit Timah Nature Reserve. It is one of the Wide national forest of the country. We saw Monkey Man, This is Safe and Interesting, good for to see Green environment in Pulau Singapura. I will...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For those who want a break from the high rise concrete of Singapore, this is a must see! Nestled near the heart of Singapore, this is a wonderfully marked walk/hike. It does have some steep elevation changes so likely more for those in decent cardio...More

Thank Claire F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

yes. this is where the highest hill locally is. and this is a favourite spot for a lot of elite trail and road runners train...as there is the slope and also a lot of stairs in another side path. (true as a local gal win...More

Thank Yes P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was not my first time at Bukit Timah Hill. I had once visited here when my children were young, holding their hands up the steep slope. I had also visited here with my childhood friends and remembered our sports shoes were dirtied with mud...More

2  Thank soh_kien_peng
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to the great rain around 4-5am thus by the time we reach Bukit Timah, the air was cooling. Many nature walkers and even a CC silver group "choir" singing at the summit. It is so nice to have friends enjoying the greenery, funa and...More

Thank Peggy T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of largest patches of remnant primary rainforest in Singapore. There are four walking routes, including sealed and unpaved forest trails. Fresh air and nature. Steep inclines in places or take more winding gentle paths. Lovely tall trees and lush green understorey. Imagine what the...More

1  Thank Wingecarribee
Reviewed 29 June 2018

An easy MRT to Beauty World exit onto one of the overpasses and join Hindhede Drive. The entrance begins the climb, take the first track on the right to avoid the first steep stretch. It later rejoins the pathway to the summit. If you're an...More

1  Thank Mandy Tony H
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

We took the MRT to Beauty World and walked to the park from there. It probably took us longer to walk to the park than we spent walking to the top. We didn’t have time to do the more interesting tracks plus it was raining...More

3  Thank plspoon
Reviewed 16 May 2018

After the renovation, the well-paved path makes it even more attractive to hike through the dense primary forest. Rather than taking the main path to the summit, I would suggest taking the cave path as there's a lot more to see. Do take note this...More

Thank Melvin L
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30 October 2016|
Response from 692linz | Reviewed this property |
Take the original route from Hindhede Drive (Off Upper Bukit Timah Road). Most of the walking will be on slope. The first will be the steepest. Overcome it the rest should be fine. After the first slope will be a little rest... More