The Southern Ridges, Singapore

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Stroll across 9 km (5.6 mi) of rolling hills at The Southern Ridges. The trails in this area make up one of the country's most popular preserved green spaces and offers visitors leisurely, scenic walks. Here you'll witness the city intersecting with nature as you pass bridges and suspended trails throughout four parks that stretch across western Singapore. Check out the entire pathway or focus on the most popular sections, including HortPark and Mount Faber, which connects to Sentosa. Plan your The Southern Ridges visit and explore what else you can see and do in Singapore using our Singapore travel itinerary planner .
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  • Variety of entry points to the walk means you can tailor your distance to time and ability. We started at Bukit Chandu and turned around at Henderson Bridge, a round trip of about 8 Km. Walk takes you...  more »
  • We took bus 57 to Depot rd/Alexander rd. Walk back to Alexander rd. From there you can follow a path all down to the harbour MTR station. On the way you will find a vending machine and clean toilets. ...  more »
  • We started by getting off the MRT at Harbourfront/VivoCity and ended near Hort Park. To start with we walked up a lot of steps up to the cable cars (most people seemed to take a bus or car) and there ...  more »
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A trek along The Southern Ridges brings visitors to five other parks - Mount Faber Park, Telok Blangah Hill Park, HortPark, Kent Ridge Park and the Labrador Nature Reserve. Spread over 10km of green and open spaces, a hike through The Southern Ridges takes visitors to five local parks which are linked by park connectors. As part of the journey, travellers cross bridges through the Adinandra Belukar, a distinct secondary forest, and can observe a variety of birds. Henderson Waves is another highlight of the walk. Its Singapore’s highest pedestrian bridge is a marvel during nightfall - it is illuminated with LED lighting. Trekkers can enjoy panoramic views of lush greenery, sights and sounds of wildlife.