We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Singapore for free

Print this guide Created by Mindy Arbaugh
Singapore for free
Don't let the glitzy shopping of Orchard Road fool you. Singapore boasts a number of free -- and nearly free -- activities. So leave your wallet behind, grab your swimsuit or your sneakers, and enjoy the rest of the island.
Good for: Families, Groups, Seniors, Individuals
Seasons: Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
15 ratings 15 ratings
 
Jurong East Swimming Complex
You added Jurong East Swimming Complex to your Saves list
Jurong East Swimming Complex

There are no shortage of water play areas and swimming pools in Singapore, but few come at such a bargain. For less than $2 (and less than $1 for children), visitors can choose to dive into the wave pool, cruise down the lazy river, conquer the water slides, relax in the whirlpool or watch the little ones splash down at the Kiddy Fun Station. Bring your own picnic to make a day of it... More

There are no shortage of water play areas and swimming pools in Singapore, but few come at such a bargain. For less than $2 (and less than $1 for children), visitors can choose to dive into the wave pool, cruise down the lazy river, conquer the water slides, relax in the whirlpool or watch the little ones splash down at the Kiddy Fun Station. Bring your own picnic to make a day of it. (NOTE: Jurong East Swimming Complex will be closed March 12, 2012, to July 12, 2012, for renovations.) Less

Fee: Yes      Duration of visit: 2-3 hours
See nearby places to eat
MacRitchie Nature Trail
You added MacRitchie Nature Trail to your Saves list
MacRitchie Nature Trail

A short trip from the city center lies the serenity of MacRitchie Reservoir, part of Singapore’s water catchment system that captures rain water to help supply the island’s growing population. Trails surround the park, which has an upgraded visitor’s center featuring a café, restrooms and information station. The best views are from the TreeTop Walk, a 250-meter suspension bridge across... More

A short trip from the city center lies the serenity of MacRitchie Reservoir, part of Singapore’s water catchment system that captures rain water to help supply the island’s growing population. Trails surround the park, which has an upgraded visitor’s center featuring a café, restrooms and information station. The best views are from the TreeTop Walk, a 250-meter suspension bridge across the rainforest canopy, which can be accessed along the seven-kilometer Venus Loop. Wear hiking shoes and bring water. Less

Fee: No      Duration of visit: 2-3 hours
See nearby places to eat
East Coast Park
You added East Coast Park to your Saves list
East Coast Park

The East Coast Park is free beach on Singapore’s southeastern coast and the most popular park in Singapore. The park is easily accessible by East... more »

Fee: No      Duration of visit: 2-3 hours
See nearby places to eat
Hort Park
You added Hort Park to your Saves list
Hort Park

Learning and education are two of Hort Park’s main aims, and activities and events are held all year round to generate interest and enhance awareness of the area.

Fee: No      Duration of visit: 1-2 hours
See nearby places to eat
Chinese and Japanese Gardens
You added Chinese and Japanese Gardens to your Saves list
Chinese and Japanese Gardens

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

Fee: No      Duration of visit: 1-2 hours
See nearby places to eat

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.