Half-Day Singapore Botanic Gardens Tour

Tours & Sightseeing in Singapore

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This tour is for nature enthusiasts of all ages, allowing you to view some of the best examples of native and exotic flora in Singapore. On this tour, uncover the Garden's rich heritage by visiting the Singapore Botanic Gardens Heritage Museum first. Thereafter, enjoy the lush vegetation, the vibrant flowers and the warmth of the tropics as you stroll through the Gardens' tropical collections. Hear juicy stories about some of the prime spots of the Garden, such as a crocodile that had escaped many years ago and took up residency in the Swan Lake.
Your 3-hour journey through some of the Garden’s best spots begins at the Main/Tanglin Gate. Choose a morning, afternoon or evening tour and meet your English-speaking guide.Stop at Singapore Botanic Gardens Heritage Museum first. Admire the artifacts, plant specimens, rare botanical paintings as you tour the museum with your guide.Continue to the Swan Lake where your guide will point out the iconic feature of the lake to you; a large group of Nibong palms (Oncosperma tigillarium). Admire the gorgeous Vanda Miss Joaquim, Singapore’s national flower, as you head toward the iconic Bandstand.This is a no-rush tour. Take your time. You can relax and go at your own pace and your guide will highlight other attractions such as the Ginger Garden, Palm Valley, Fragrant Garden, etc.With your small group (limited to 10 people), engage in lively chats with your guide and hear entertaining anecdotes, trivia and history.

What’s included

  • Private walking tour
  • Friendly, local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation to/from attractions


  • Small-group tour
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Choice of several departures throughout the day