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30min. Sail To The Other Side of Singapore

I know about Kusu Island is from google, when i looking for beach at Singapore. Than, i looking for... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Jakarta, Indonesia
via mobile
Peace across from singapore

Had a lovely visit. Really easy to get to and is a real chilled out place. Some beautiful shrines... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2017
Phuket, Thailand
via mobile
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In addition to its wealth of heritage sites, Kusu Island is also a visitors’ favourite thanks to its picturesque lagoons, clean beaches and varied animal life.
Kusu Island, Singapore 000704, Singapore
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent family picnic spot ! 45min ferry ride from Marina South pier. Lot of huts to sit and eat. Tranquil beach. One big pagoda. ideal getaway for family and friends. Take everything as there are no shops.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank svgan
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

I know about Kusu Island is from google, when i looking for beach at Singapore. Than, i looking for some information from Tripadvisor and other blogs. To get Kusu Island you just take the MRT to to the Marina South Pier Station, than buy the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank iCoco23
Reviewed 19 November 2017

An extremely peaceful island. A nice little beach by the side and a temple and a Shrine for devotees. We took the ferry from Marina South Pier and it was worth going there to spend some time away from the hustle and bustle of the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank prab0dhad
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Probably there is something religiously interesting there. But we wanted to have beach trip to st.Jones island which is nearby. The ferry to st.Jones was not operating that day and we went to Kusu instead. 4 hours wasted, misty in queue to ferry. Not worthy...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Олег П
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

I visited Kusu Island on a Saturday early morning during the Kusu Pilgrimage month (9th Lunar calendar month). Drove there and was still able to find a car park lot right at the Pier. Bought the ferry ticket at the temporary ‘container’ counter and vista...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank LimCT168
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

I took a ferry ride from marine south pier. It was raining during the ride. Upon reaching it stopped and the sun comes up. I should say that this island is not a place of fun. It is more a historical location. It have a...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank milliey18
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Been to this island with wife couple of days back. This is a perfect place for relaxing with shelter by the beach. Took ferry from Marina South pier. First ferry leaves at 10AM. Ferry goes to St.John island first and then to Kusu island. Please...More

Date of experience: May 2017
5  Thank Nothernstar85
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

The maps for this island need updating! There is no where to eat. Not much else to do except wait for the ferry.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank davejb1990
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely visit. Really easy to get to and is a real chilled out place. Some beautiful shrines and is a sanctuary for tortoises which was exciting for me as i had many as a child. Nice beaches but stony in the water and...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank lizbruen
Reviewed 7 February 2017

To many locals in Singapore and as far away as Thailand and Indonesia, many of the older folks have heard of the Chinese 9th Lunar Month pilgrimage to the Tua Pek Kong (Da Bo Gong) temple in Kusu Island. No one seems to know about...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Prafulla M
26 December 2017|
Response from svgan | Reviewed this property |
No. You need take everything - water and food. You have some shops at Marina South pier. But nothing at St. John and Kusu.
15 November 2017|
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Response from Nothernstar85 | Reviewed this property |
please check islandcurise ferry schedule
25 September 2017|
Response from Nothernstar85 | Reviewed this property |
only soft drinks/water is available. no food court is there. Bring food with you!.