Heritage trails & guided tours

Activity Info

Explore nature in the most interesting way! Here at our parks and gardens, you will enter a fascinating world of rich biodiversity and history. Flora and fauna gather in their resplendent glamour and history stands still, waiting for the present and future generations to admire its glory. Learn all about the precious treasures that lie amidst our natural surroundings in the various heritage trails and guided tours available.

Embark on a fascinating journey of discovery around the 150-year old Singapore Botanic Gardens. Sign up for a guided tour and explore the many different attractive gardens. Let the friendly guides show you the diversity of orchids in the National Orchid Garden and plants that you probably never knew were edible and medicinal. Jump into a journey through time in the Evolution Garden, or soak in the enchantment of our rainforest through the informative tour.

Take a step back in time and revisit Singapore's wartime history. Learn about Fort Canning Park, previously a 'Forbidden Hill' with a history that goes back 700 years. Let our guides share with you stories behind the beautiful ancient relics and the impressive Fort Gate. Sign up for a guided tour of Labrador Secret Tunnels and immerse yourself in Singapore's colonial past. Unravel the mystery of the military installations and war relics through interesting multimedia presentations and knowledgeable tour guides.

Visit the modern gardening and lifestyle hub, HortPark and stroll around the aesthetically pleasing collection of theme gardens and display plots with our guide. Set your feet upon the Southern Ridges and have the guide show you around this iconic trove.

Get up close with Mother Nature in the guided tours around Sungei Buloh Nature Reserve. Feast your eyes on the beauty of natural wildlife in this nature reserve marked as a site of international importance for migratory birds. Explore the vast areas of Central Catchment Nature Reserve through the various guided tours. Let the guides enlighten you to a realm of invaluable knowledge about the inhabitants among the nature reserve. Friendly green volunteers at Hindhede Nature Park will introduce you to the variety of native plants in Hindhede Nature Park. Fun and engaging tours are available for young children as well. Your little ones will benefit greatly from the guided walks around mature secondary forest of MacRitchie and the primary forest in Bukit Timah Nature Reserve. The interesting guided walks along the boardwalks of Lower Pierce Trail and MacRitchie Reservoir are not to be missed.

The vast knowledge of our guides will most definitely enrich your experience in the parks and nature reserves, so do register for a guided tour and get set to delve deep into nature and discover all the nooks and crannies within.

Places where you can participate in this activity


Suitable for:


Working adults
Young adults
Senior Citizens
Teenagers, between 13 and 18
Children below age 13

Group Size

Large group - >5
Small group - 1 to 5





Adventure Level

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Information is Updated on 19/05/2013