For more than 40 years, Singapore Zoo has been known to feature some of the most beautiful settings in the world, where animals roam freely in open and natural habitats. Covering 26 hectares, the park is home to over 2,800 animals representing over 300 species.
Singapore Zoo boasts the world’s first free-ranging orang utan habitat in a zoo. This environment showcases the charismatic apes, which are the Zoo’s flagship species, in natural surroundings. Guests also get a vantage point along a raised boardwalk.
Other not-to-be missed highlights include Fragile Forest and Elephants of Asia, both of which offer educational elements such as interpretive signages and discovery stations. The Great Rift Valley of Ethiopia is another fascinating area to be discovered where guests are immersed in habitats representing the respective geographical region.
Singapore Zoo is located at 80 Mandai Lake Road Singapore 729826. More information can be found at www.zoo.com.sg.
River Safari is Asia’s first and only river-themed wildlife park, and is the latest
addition to Wildlife Reserves Singapore’s portfolio of award-winning parks.
Occupying 12 hectares, it houses one of the world’s largest collections of
freshwater animals. The park is home to 400 plant species and over 6000
animal specimens representing 200 species, of which 40 are threatened.
River Safari is designed to profile freshwater habitats from iconic rivers of the
world such as the Amazon River, Mekong River and River Nile. Visitors will
discover the unique aquatic and terrestrial animals from iconic river habitats
as well as the cultures surrounding these rivers. Visitors can stroll along
freshwater aquariums, enter walk-through exhibits and embark on boat rides
to learn about the fascinating flora and fauna of river habitats. 85% of the
park’s animal collection can be viewed on foot while the rest is seen on the
Amazon River Quest boat ride.
Animal attractions in the park include river giants and megafishes such as the giant river otter, giant salamander, giant freshwater stingray and the critically endangered Mekong giant catfish, all housed in thematic exhibits representing each river zone. River Safari is also home to a pair of giant pandas that resides in a climate-controlled exhibit along the Yangtze River zone.
River Safari is located at 80 Mandai Lake Road Singapore 729826. More information can be found at www.riversafari.com.sg.
Wildlife Reserves Singapore Attractions
Registered participants of Conservation Asia 2016 will receive 50% off one (1) admission ticket at these parks between 29 June and 3 July 2016. Please present your conference registration badge together with a photo ID at the ticketing counter.
Price: S$16.50 (U.P. S$33)
Park Hours: 8:30am – 6:00pm
Charming visitors the world over since taking flight in 1971, Jurong Bird Park is one of the most renowned bird sanctuaries with some of the largest free-flying aviaries in the world.
In habitats that mirror their naturalistic environments, Jurong Bird Park is home to the colours of the world, as Asia’s largest bird park with a collection of more than 5,000 birds across 400 species. Our park and its line-up of award-winning exhibits, located at the west-end of Singapore, offers 20.2 hectares of exploratory landscape and gives visitors the opportunity to meet and interact with our feathered residents.
Jurong Bird Park is located at 2 Jurong Hill Singapore 628925. More information can be found at www.birdpark.com.sg.
Price: S$22.50 (U.P. S$45)
Park Hours: 7:15pm – 12:00am (midnight)
Opened in 1994, Night Safari is the world’s first safari park for nocturnal animals.
Today, the award-winning park welcomes more than 1.1 million visitors a year. They
come from all over the world to enjoy the unique experience of seeing over 2,500
animals in their naturalistic nighttime habitats.
A 12-time winner of best attraction category awarded by Singapore Tourism Board,
the star of the Night Safari experience is a guided tram ride that takes you across 7
geographical zones of the world. From the rugged Himalayan Foothills to the
swampy banks of the Asian Riverine Forest and more, your tram guide will share
fascinating facts and tales about the animals and habitats along your journey.
Those who prefer a more personalised experience can book a VIP experience on the
Safari Adventurer Tour where a dedicated guide can take you and an intimate group
on a private tour of the park.
Explore the walking trails to see even more animals not visible from the tram journey. Stroll into the realm of the animals at our two giant aviaries where the Malayan flying foxes and giant flying squirrels can come right next to you.
Night Safari is located at 80 Mandai Lake Road Singapore 729826. More information can be found at www.nightsafari.com.sg.