Taking A Ride Through The Northern Explorer Loop
Wondering where to cycle during the weekends? Looking for a bit of a challenge? How about checking out a stretch of the Northern Explorer Loop?
Start your ride from the Crab Village at the tranquil Simpang Kiri Park Connector and breeze through the neighbourhoods of Yishun and Khatib. Take a breather at Lower Seletar Reservoir to enjoy the sights before cruising through the rustic Mandai Park Connector where you are just a stone’s throw away from nature.
Finish off your route at the Singapore Zoological Gardens. The variety of sights will make the cycle a fascinating experience. Grab your cycling gear and camera, and head out for an exciting adventure in the north of Singapore!
The route shown brings you along the Eastern Side of the Northern Explorer Loop and past the following places in this order:
Crab Village → Simpang Kiri PC → Yishun PC → Khatib Bongsu PC → Lower Seletar Reservoir → Mandai PC → Singapore Zoo
Route distance: 13 km one-way
Route level: Moderately challenging For more information of what you can see along the way, download a copy of the Northern Explorer Loop (NEL) map.
Text and video by Lois Yong, Muhammad Hisyamuddin Bin Kadir, Wilson Ang, and Mervyn Tan
Video edited by Udaiya Shakti
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