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Chinese and Japanese Gardens

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Address: 1 Chinese Garden Road Chinese Garden, Singapore 619795, Singapore
Phone Number: +65 6261 3632
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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The stunning colors of the plants and rock formations in the Chinese Garden...

The stunning colors of the plants and rock formations in the Chinese Garden contrast with the thought-provoking Japanese Garden.

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Chinese and Japenese Gardens

It's nice to see this big and green garden amidst the densely populated Jurong Town. We can view both gardens conveniently as they are linked via a nice oriental bridge. It's a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

It's nice to see this big and green garden amidst the densely populated Jurong Town. We can view both gardens conveniently as they are linked via a nice oriental bridge. It's a great place for exercise, phototaking,family bonding, picniking etc. The landscape and architecture befits the culture and history of the two gardens. People can also enjoy the panoramic view... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We went early afternoon on a bright sunny day. The buildings are just stunning against a blue sky. Free to enter and see the well kept gardens. Easy to get to on the MRT. You can climb the large pagoda quite a few steep steps but the views are great.There is so much to see around every corner. Take a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This huge park is outside the chinese garden mrt station. Entry is free and will take you an hour or two to walk the whole place. Many monitor lizards are present there and there is also a turtle museum (entry fee require) inside the park. Do fit up yourself with jogging shoes for a walk here. Directly across the park... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our favourite place during 3 days in Singapore. We visited in the morning when there seemed to be not many people about. A must place to visit. Well maintained gardens, the Bonsai trees are stunning. Lots of birds and quite a few Malaysian Water Monitors in the ponds and lakes.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We caught the train early morning to visit. It is a lovely peaceful garden full of topiary and Chinese/ Japanese landscaping. Lovely trees pergodas bridges and houses, but there is not much shade from the sun

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An older style open park with oriental gardens and buildings. It was one of the first gardens built in Singapore , hence a little dated. Nevertheless it is interesting and a good place for an evening walk .

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Chinese and Japanese Gardens are the gardens to go to relax in the evening, sitting by the lake or under the pavilion or go for a jog. The two gardens are situated next to each other on two little islands connected via a bridge with both islands connected to the main island. The Chinese Garden is modeled along the... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The gardens, both the Chinese and Japanese is quite a large place. Good for family or just a place to relax.

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Thank BernIbarra
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are a nature lover, and need a place to blend with nature then this is the place to go. It's a huge garden yet you are never bored, always surprised with new scenery, trees Chinese architecture and wandering little squirrels. Entry is for free, there's MRT station just near one of the entrances. Wear comfortable shoes, jogging exceeding... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We needed to Relax, this is a right place.Metro stop Chinese Gardens green line. The ride brings you to a different Singapore. Walk for about 1 hour, but you will recharge your batteries.

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