Take a break from the hustle and bustle of city life and go on a hike or nature walk. Indulge in an oasis of greenery and tranquility amidst the lush verdant surroundings of our parks, nature reserves and gardens. Appreciate Mother Nature by slowing your footsteps and paying attention to its wondrous sights and sounds. You will discover not just rare tree species and interesting wildlife, but also a healthier you!
So put on your most comfortable shoes, pack a water bottle and get ready for a little nature discovery walk. Breathe in the crisp fresh air as you march on the soft soil. Pause every now and then for a closer observation of wildlife and natural surroundings that you will not see beyond the forests and mangroves (do remember to keep to the designated trails). Informative signs are displayed at certain plants where you can learn about the plant's name and characteristic. In addition, signposts are located strategically to guide park visitors. You can thereby be assured that hiking is safe.
Hike through the hilly terrain of Admiralty Park and join the monthly nature appreciation walk. Here at the biggest nature area within a park, you will get to see a mangrove forest and Sungei Cina while trekking along its 3 boardwalks and 2-kilometre nature trail. Give Pearl's Hill City Park a visit and trek through the gentle hill. The wooded ambience of the park offers a serene and relaxing climb.
Welcoming you to its serene ambience, Bukit Batok Nature Park offers a nice walk through its lush secondary forest on undulating terrain and meandering footpaths. Over at the Central Catchment Nature Reserve, you will be captivated by the amazingly wide variety of plants, animals and insect life as you trek along the trails. Hike along MacRitchie Reservoir Park and appreciate the view of the forest canopy from the vantage point atop the TreeTop Walk.
Take a scenic walk along Southern Ridges and you will be enthralled by the panoramic view from the beautiful Telok Blangah Hill Park, the unique wave-form bridge of Henderson Waves. Meander through the lush secondary forests from the steps-free elevated walkway of Forest Walk. Admire the beauty of natural wildlife as you trek on Canopy Walk. Or how about embarking on an easy walk from Harbourfront MRT station along the Marang Trail which covers an elevation of 70 metres?
The options are endless!