Nature in Singapore: All Things Seeds, Sweet, Spice and Nice

Singapore is a beautiful place with 4 Nature Reserves and 350 Parks and Gardens. Learn more about nature in the Garden City of Singapore as you check out the fun playgrounds at parks. Admire our National Flower, Vanda Miss Joaquim, when you visit the National Orchid Garden at Singapore Botanic Gardens, an UNESCO Heritage site. Be enchanted with the many spices at Fort Canning Park’s Spice Garden. Have lots of fun on our sunny island!

Top 10 Outdoor Playgrounds in Singapore

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4 Nature Reserves in Singapore


Bukit Timah Hill Summit: Journey to the Top

Singapore’s “Mount Everest” stands just 163.63 metres tall. Easily accessible, it is no wonder that Bukit Timah Hill and its surrounding nature reserve are...
Kingfisher - Nature Reserves in Singapore

Four Nature Reserves in Singapore: What To See In The Green...

The four nature reserves in Singapore are green sanctuaries that preserve the island’s natural heritage. Protected by law, the Central Catchment Nature Reserve, Bukit...
5 Essentials To Bring To Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve

5 Essentials To Bring To Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve

Located in the far northwest of Singapore, Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve is haven for wildlife. With tidal ponds and mangrove forests, it supports an...

The four Nature Reserves in Singapore are Bukit Timah Nature Reserve (163 hectares), Central Catchment Nature Reserve (3,043 hectares), Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve (131 hectares) and Labrador Nature Reserve (10 hectares).

Over 350 Nature Parks & Gardens

Find and explore a park in Singapore using our map below. If you wish to check on the crowd density at the parks, you can do so at NPark’s Safe Distance @ Parks website.

Singapore Botanic Gardens: UNESCO World Heritage Site

Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden Sensory Garden

The Comprehensive Guide To Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden: Secret Garden Just...

Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden always brings back fond memories and is an often frequented playspot by children. It is a garden made for children...
Swan Lake

Swan Lake at Singapore Botanic Gardens: 5 Interesting Things You Probably...

Swan Lake at Singapore Botanic Gardens is a much-beloved feature which has seen countless generations of children come up to its banks to peer...
Healing Garden at Singapore Botanic Gardens

Healing Garden at Singapore Botanic Gardens: Natural Remedies

In the past, plants and other flora served as an important source of remedies for ailments. Even today, many tonics and balms are concocted...

Orchids: Singapore’s National Flower

7 Top Sights At National Orchid Garden

Singapore's National Orchid Garden is a picturesque attraction that showcases the world’s largest family of flowering plants - orchids. These flowers makeup 10 percent...
The Case Of The Golden Orchid: Digital Escape Room Game

The Case Of The Golden Orchid: Digital Escape Room Game

This is a fictional digital escape room game set at Singapore Botanic Gardens. Try to solve the mystery of the Golden Orchid. Good luck! A...

Orchids Of The Amazon & Tree VR Experience: Bringing The Amazon...

Take a journey to the wilds of the Amazon with two new experiences at the Cloud Forest, Gardens by the Bay. Orchids of the...

About Seeds & Growing Plants

Singapore Botanic Gardens Heritage Festival 2020 - What to Do 24 and 25 October 2020

Singapore Botanic Gardens Seed Bank: Conservation, Research & Education

The Queen Coralbead vine was thought to be extinct in Singapore until recently when it was rediscovered on Coney Island. Now, its seeds, along...
NParks Has Seeds Of Plant Varieties Like Cauliflower & Radish Available; For Those Who Want To Cultivate Their Green Fingers

NParks Has Seeds Of Plant Varieties Like Cauliflower & Radish Available;...

Want to grow cauliflower, radish and pumpkin? Register your interest to pick up the seeds of these edible plants from NParks. Complimentary Seed Packs With...
Gardening With Edibles by NParks

Gardening With Edibles: Get A Seed Pack To Start Your Home...

Start your own edible garden at home with National Parks Board’s (NParks) new Gardening with Edibles programme. This new initiative is in line with NParks'...

Scents of Spices

My Little Day Out Story

Feeling inspired after your little day out? Share with us about it so others can enjoy it too. See how other children have written about their experiences and submit your little day out story here!

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