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Fort Canning Park is one of Singapore's most historic landmarks. It has witnessed Singapore's golden age, when Malay Kings ruled from its peak, and watched as the island transformed from a sleepy fishing village into a vibrant trading hub in the...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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River Valley Rd, Singapore 179038, Singapore
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+65 1800 471 7300
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Fort Canning Park is a little bit of a haven in Singapore - as it is away from the hustle and bustle of the city. In the colonial days of British rule, it served as the army barracks and its headquarters. It is worth climbing...More

Thank Mazmannan
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fort Canning Park is a very pleasant park in the middle of Singapore. A hill itself is a park, and you can take a walk without being disturbed by car. It is not hard to climb, and I am sure it is worth.

Thank Kimitaka S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Quite unlike the nature reserve protected for its flora and fauna or an area of important geological or special interests with its unique ecosystems, parks are “designed” with humans in mind for various purposes largely recreational – jogging, walking and cycling, or social gatherings like...More

Thank BrandonPBS
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Take the stairs to to the dirt to get a good view of the city. It can be hot but on the day we want it had just rained so it’s quite nice taking around. The trees are massive and provide good coverage. Very interesting...More

Thank Sheana C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a beautiful garden and a nice place to have a walk or jog. You'll feel amazing walking here. You get free entry in the garden. If you're in Singapore, I think it's a place to visit. The place is well connected by a metro...More

Thank Vacation821111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was recommended this place from a Singaporean friend. This garden is a gorgeous place to stroll through, whilst taking in the historic surrounds. Located within walking distance from multiple MRT stations, the signage makes it very easy to navigate. I walked in from the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walked along Coleman Street and up the Canning Rise , involves climbing several steps. Large area, full of greenery. Different types of plants all around. Didn't get time to visit the bunker.

Thank Saji S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the time. Go into the bunker and learn about a piece of history that many don’t appreciate or know much about. Learn how 50,000 Japanese with superior equipment and fighting experience overwhelmed a poorly equipped British Empire force of 120,000. See the confined...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a morning walking around the gardens of Fort Canning- lovely shady areas with pathways and seating areas. We were going to do the Battlebox Tour, but all the morning tours were full- would suggest booking if you want to do a tour at...More

Thank Martanand
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What an incredible place. The fort and bunker are set on a famous hill, only 5 minute walk from the nearest MRT. Well worth paying around $18 for the bunker tour that takes about 90 minutes. Very informative and the guide was very happy to...More

Thank Pete B
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ClairandAl_8
10 May 2018|
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Response from PeterLanky | Reviewed this property |
Better to be armed with the facts rather than a guess. Drinking alcohol in public places, which includes parks, is only banned after 10:30pm so unless you are having a very late picnic, there is no issue. If you do a search... More
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johnmi2014
4 May 2016|
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Response from Margaret G | Reviewed this property |
The park is free covers a large area on a hill side. It also had the museum at the top.
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Janice R
29 February 2016|
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Response from Neil M | Reviewed this property |
It wasn't open when we visited in October , I will have a look in May when we are in Singapore again.
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