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Chinese and Japanese Gardens

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Pleasing visit to Chinese Garden

I stayed in Jurong East near Jurong Polyclinic. So, I walked 1.5 km to Chinese garden thru Jurong... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mumbai, India
Huge garden at the city

Took off from Chinese Garden MRT station. You can see a tall pagoda. It was very hot so you should... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
Bandung, Indonesia
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The stunning colors of the plants and rock formations in the Chinese Garden contrast with the thought-provoking Japanese Garden.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1 Chinese Garden Road Chinese Garden, Singapore 619795, Singapore
+65 6261 3632
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed in Jurong East near Jurong Polyclinic. So, I walked 1.5 km to Chinese garden thru Jurong Swimming complex, Yuhua Hawker centre, cross Boon lay way, took Walking trail near Jurong lake and reached there. There is an area between Chinese Garden MRT and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

It was a long ride on SMRT from City Hall to Chinese Gardens 裕华园. A minimum of two hours stroll, to take in the different areas and history, would be about right. I would also recommend, if possible, viewing the close and far sceneries from...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 500chungl
Reviewed November 2, 2018

Definitely a place worth visiting whenever you are free! The pagoda is very beautiful and because of it's size, it definitely draws the attention.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Roving00564423967
Reviewed November 1, 2018

The giant Pagoda is beautiful, as well as the Bonsai garden. Great place to see if you are staying in Jurong.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AquaticHawk
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Took off from Chinese Garden MRT station. You can see a tall pagoda. It was very hot so you should bring a hat or umbrella. It's a good visit to relax (even though the weather was super hot)

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank reginapicaully
Reviewed October 27, 2018

Get down at Chinese Garden MRT and you practically walk into the Chinese and Japanese gardens. Chinese garden has a bonsai garden and a tortoise museum which has world's largest collection of turtle-tortoises(around 2500 species - including 1,000 live specimens). Bonsai garden will close at...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Mornings6
Reviewed October 25, 2018

very nice outing time in a public park. Again Singapore have fantastic opportunities to destress,Walking in a super cute place with a unique Bonsai museum and facilities to sit and rest. Enjoy SIngapore

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ribot001
Reviewed October 15, 2018

Well worth the visit and easily accessed via the MRT which has a station that opens directly into the area with a short stroll across and park. Enjoyable at any time but we visited early in the morning to avoid the heat. (Opens at 5am!...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Neil D
Reviewed October 5, 2018

I chose to use the Singapore train system to make my was to the gardens [an inexpensive mode of transport]. The Gardens are a short walk and review of the offering can be completed in 2 hours. The gardens are lovely and set in an...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 526brucek
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We went to the Chinese Garden as there is a turtle museum. The turtle museum is very interesting and there is a wide specious of turtles. Many of them I have never seen before.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Stella G
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October 17, 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.
October 2, 2017|
Response from Leonie A | Reviewed this property |
Catch the MRT it has a stop at the gardens.
October 2, 2017|
Response from Travell_ing_Matters | 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.