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MacRitchie Nature Trail

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MacRitchie Reservoir Park, Singapore 298717, Singapore
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싱가포르 내에서 드물게 드넓은 자연과 마주할 수 있는 곳

말 그대로 싱가포르에서는 드물게 인공미가 없는 자연을 즐길 수 있는 곳입니다. 물이나 음료를 꼭 준비하세요. 숲 속에서 간식시간을 갖고 싶다고 한국처럼 편하게 자리잡고 앉아서... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
divatina_la
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Seoul, South Korea
Excellent educational walk

We had a great time walking the nature trail and saw heaps of monkeys, birds and butterflies. The... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Nadja K
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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A short trip from the city center lies the serenity of MacRitchie Reservoir, part of Singapore’s water catchment system that captures rain water to help supply the island’s growing population. Trails surround the park, which has an upgraded visitor’s center featuring a café, restrooms and information station. The best views are from the TreeTop Walk, a 250-meter suspension bridge across the rainforest canopy, which can be accessed along the seven-kilometer Venus Loop. Wear hiking shoes and bring water.
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“venus drive” (50 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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MacRitchie Reservoir Park, Singapore 298717, Singapore
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Reviewed 6 days ago

말 그대로 싱가포르에서는 드물게 인공미가 없는 자연을 즐길 수 있는 곳입니다. 물이나 음료를 꼭 준비하세요. 숲 속에서 간식시간을 갖고 싶다고 한국처럼 편하게 자리잡고 앉아서 음식을 꺼냈다가는 원숭이들의 표적이 될 수도 있으니 주의하세요. 간단히 입속에 쏙 집어넣고 끝나는 간식이 낫겠어요. 초행길이고 이런 곳에 익숙하지 않은 사람이라면...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a great time walking the nature trail and saw heaps of monkeys, birds and butterflies. The treetop walk is great and lots of interpretive signage explaining flora and fauna along the trail. Good to take water although there is a top up station...More

Thank Nadja K
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the 10 km option and had a great time. Saw several groups of monkeys, some large lizards and heard birdsong for most of the trip. The path is well formed, although muddy is some places. Wear rugged or sensible shoes. The tree top...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The trails are very rugged! Nothing much is paved, and it’s mostly dirt paths so wear comfortable footwear. I also recommend bringing enough water as water points are rare - in fact I only know of one that’s located halfway through. Mind you, the reserve...More

Thank Renae L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We started the 11km walk in the blazing sun and ended it completely soaked through after a huge storm hit while we were high above the forest on the tree walk. It is a beautiful place very easily accessible on public transport. We saw lots...More

Thank Kim100200
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely easy trails through the jungle, on boardwalk by the reservoir and in the treetops. Yummy curry puffs and fresh orange juice at the Mushroom cafe near the main entrance. Monkeys, water monitor lizards, turtles, butterflies and incredible trees.

Thank Pauline S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a gateway to Singapore’s nature reserves and popular spot for nature lovers and exercise enthusiasts. With hiking trails, kayaks and canoes for rent, it is also a great place for recreational activities, both on land and in water. Its important to check out...More

Thank Ashwini M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Free and outside! We did the 10km route. Was very flat, which I don’t think I expected. Glad we went earlier in the day as it was hot hot hot! Also monkeys were a little dangerous throwing branches on the way. Please be aware these...More

Thank K M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It has been a long while ago when Petai Trail was undergoing refurbishment of its natre trail. Finally it is open and we can all take a relaxing pictureque cooling walk on this 2.25km trail beside the reservoir. The weather is fantastic and the trail...More

Thank Peggy T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I loved this experience. However, pick your day and take plenty of water. It was quite humid. We walked about 11kms around the reservoir and over the treetop walk. Saw squirrels, lots of monkeys, and monitor lizards, as well as plenty of...More

1  Thank Wendy B
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Kathleen S
21 May 2018|
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Response from AlvinTheChipmunk | Reviewed this property |
Kathleen, it seemed perfectly safe to me and I am a retired police officer after 31 years! There were many solo walkers of both genders. I never saw any hint of an issue for anyone. The most important thing is to carry lots... More
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eshita b
10 March 2018|
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Response from Anita-golding | Reviewed this property |
I would happily take a baby. No aggressive monkeys but if you are where monkeys might be then keep food hidden. We had a picnic on the trail.
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Mark R
25 February 2018|
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Response from Anne R | Reviewed this property |
It is a nature trail, not a road. So no, it is not lit with laterns. And it is not a smooth trail, rather rugged. Not recommendable after dark.
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