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Gardens By The Bay Singapore | Tickets | Things To Do

Updated: May 22

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Welcome to a world where nature and innovation combines,Gardens by the Bay, a horticultural wonderland in the heart of Singapore.

This iconic attraction is a blend of lush greenery, futuristic architecture, and sustainable practices, offering visitors a journey like no other. From the towering Supertrees to the vibrant Flower Dome and Cloud Forest, Gardens by the Bay is a botanical paradise that promises a blend of nature and technology.

Whether you're a nature enthusiast, a photography buff, or simply seeking an escape in the midst of a bustling city, Gardens by the Bay comes with its enchanting beauty and immersive experiences. Come and discover a world of wonder where every visit is a new adventure waiting to unfold.

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How To Reach Gardens By The Bay

  • Public Transport Singapore boasts an excellent public transport system, making it the perfect choice for the green traveler (and budget adventurer!). Here's how to get there by MRT (Mass Rapid Transit):

  • Take the Circle Line or Downtown Line: Alight at Bayfront MRT Station (CE1/DT16). Follow the underground linkway and emerge through Exit B. Cross the Meadow Bridge or Dragonfly Bridge, and voila! You've arrived.

  • From the East-West Line: If you're coming from the city center, take the East-West Line and alight at Tanjong Pagar MRT Station (EW15). Head to bus stop no. 03223 located at International Plaza on Anson Road. Hop on bus number 400 and get off at Marina Gardens Drive (bus stop no. 03371). The entrance is a short walk away.

  • Taxi it There If you prefer a quicker option, hail a taxi and get dropped off right at the entrance. Taxis are readily available throughout Singapore, and fares are metered.

  • Driving In The Gardens by the Bay are easily accessible by car. The Gardens are directly connected to the city via major roads like Ophir Road, Ayer Rajah Expressway, and East Coast Parkway. On arrival, parking is available within the Gardens itself (charges apply).

Gardens By The Bay Ticket Prices

The mesmerizing Gardens by the Bay offer a blend of free and ticketed experiences:

  • The Gardens: Immerse yourself in the beauty of the Flower Dome, Cloud Forest, Supertree Grove, and the waterfront gardens (Bay South, Bay East, and Bay Central) completely free of charge!

  • Flower Dome & Cloud Forest: Embark on a journey through these conservatories. Witness a diverse display of flowers and plants from around the world in the Flower Dome, and be mesmerized by the Cloud Forest's towering waterfalls and lush vegetation. Adult: $18 SGD (Singapore Dollar) Child (3-12 years old): $8 SGD Tip:  Consider purchasing a bundled ticket for both the Flower Dome and Cloud Forest for a discounted price.

  • OCBC Skyway:  Take a stroll on this elevated walkway offering panoramic views of the Gardens and the Marina Bay skyline. Adult: $8 SGD Child (3-12 years old): $5 SGD

  • Supertree Grove: CBC Garden Rhapsody Light & Sound Show: Witness the Supertrees come alive in a dazzling display of lights and music every evening. Free to watch from outside the ticketed zone, or enhance your experience with the paid option. Adult: $5 SGD (after 7 pm) Child (3-12 years old): $3 SGD (after 7 pm)

  • Supertree Grove by Day:  For a closer look at the Supertrees' architectural marvels, opt for the daytime access. Be aware that this option has limited operating hours, so plan accordingly. Adult: $8 SGD Child (3-12 years old): $5 SGD Tip:  Many online travel platforms offer bundled tickets for attractions like the Flower Dome, Cloud Forest, and OCBC Skyway, often at a discounted price. Explore these options for potential savings!


  • While the Gardens themselves are free to enter, some of the most captivating experiences require tickets.

  • Plan your visit and choose the ticket options that best suit your interests and budget.

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Things To Do in Gardens By The Bay

The Gardens by the Bay offers a blend of futuristic landscapes and horticultural wonders.

Here's a glimpse into the experiences that await you:

  • Flower Dome:  Step into a world of spring at the Flower Dome. Witness vibrant floral displays from around the globe, from delicate orchids to captivating seasonal exhibitions.

  • Cloud Forest:  Embark on a adventure in the Cloud Forest. Explore a world covered in mist under the world's tallest indoor waterfall. Be mesmerized by the diverse plant life in the cool, mountain-like atmosphere.

  • OCBC Skyway:  Take a walk along the elevated OCBC Skyway. Offering panoramic views of the Gardens and the Marina Bay skyline, this experience is a must for anyone seeking a bird's-eye perspective.

  • Supertree Grove:  Marvel at the iconic Supertree Grove, towering structures resembling futuristic trees. Witness the dazzling OCBC Garden Rhapsody Light & Sound Show in the evenings, where the Supertrees come alive in a mesmerizing display of lights and music.

  • Themed Gardens:  Wander through the various themed gardens, each with its unique charm. Explore the Children's Garden, perfect for little ones, or be transported to a world of serenity at the Japanese Garden.

  • Waterfront Gardens:  Stroll along the Bay South, Bay East, and Bay Central Gardens. Soak up the waterfront views, enjoy a picnic on the lush green lawns, or rent a bike and explore the extensive network of cycling paths.

  • Catch a Show:  Be entertained by a variety of performances and events held throughout the year at the Gardens. From cultural showcases to live music, there's something for everyone.

  • Explore the Marina Barrage:  Located near the Bay East Garden, the Marina Barrage offers a unique perspective of the city skyline and a glimpse into Singapore's water management strategies.

  • Learning Experiences:  The Gardens by the Bay offer a variety of educational programs and workshops for visitors of all ages. Learn about plant life, sustainability practices, and the history of the Gardens.

  • Art Installations:  Keep an eye out for the captivating art installations scattered throughout the Gardens. These artistic creations add another layer of wonder to your exploration.

How Much Time Is Needed for Gardens By The Bay

  1. Exploring for a short time (2-3 Hours) Take in the iconic Supertree Grove. Opt for a quick walk-through of either the Flower Dome or Cloud Forest (choose based on your preference – flowers or cloud forest environment). Stroll along the waterfront gardens and enjoy the scenic views.

  2. For 4-5 hours This timeframe allows for a more in-depth exploration: Immerse yourself in the floral wonders of both the Flower Dome and Cloud Forest. Take a leisurely stroll along the OCBC Skyway for breathtaking panoramic views. Explore themed gardens like the Japanese Garden or Children's Garden. Catch the mesmerizing OCBC Garden Rhapsody Light & Sound Show (evening hours).

  3. For Full Day or More: For a truly immersive experience, consider dedicating a full day or even splitting your visit across two days: Take your time exploring all the conservatories and themed gardens. Participate in educational programs or workshops offered by the Gardens. Enjoy a picnic lunch amidst the lush greenery. Relax by the waterfront and soak up the serene atmosphere. Attend any cultural performances or events happening during your visit.

Gardens By The Bay Tour Packages

The Gardens by the Bay offer a world of exploration, but planning your itinerary can feel overwhelming. That's where Journey Fiesta steps in! We offer a variety of exciting tour packages designed to maximize your experience at this horticultural marvel.


Q1. What is so special about Gardens by the Bay?  

Gardens by the Bay is unique for its blend of futuristic architecture, stunning conservatories housing diverse plant life, and sprawling waterfront gardens. The iconic Supertree Grove, dazzling light and sound shows, and themed gardens like the Cloud Forest and Flower Dome further elevate the experience.

Q2. Can I visit Gardens by the Bay for free?  

Absolutely! Entrance to the Gardens themselves, including the Bay South, Bay East, and Bay Central Gardens, the Supertree Grove, and the waterfront areas, is completely free.

Q3. How much time needed for Gardens by the Bay?  

The time needed depends on your interests. If you plan to visit all the ticketed attractions like the Flower Dome and Cloud Forest, allow at least 4-5 hours. For a more relaxed exploration of the free gardens and Supertree Grove, 2-3 hours might suffice.

Q4. How much does Gardens by the Bay cost?  

You can check " Gardens By The Bay Ticket Prices" section in the blog for it.

Q5. Where can I buy tickets? 

Tickets can be purchased online in advance or at the ticketing counters located near the entrance of each conservatory or attraction.

Q6. What are the opening hours?

The Gardens are generally open from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm. However, specific attractions may have varying timings. It's recommended to check the official Gardens by the Bay website for the latest information before your visit.

Q7. What should I wear?

Comfortable shoes are essential as there's a lot of walking involved.

Q8.Are there any restaurants or cafes?

Yes, several restaurants and cafes are located within the Gardens, catering to various tastes and budgets.


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