MACRITCHIE TRAILS - SINGAPORE

 

 

MacRITCHIE RESERVOIR

FLORA AND FAUNA

 

 

 

MacRitchie Reservoir in SingaporeThe MacRitchie Trails, located at Thomson Road, reminds visitors that Singapore is not just a city with skyscrapers. Over 100 hectares of primary forest still flourish in the Central Catchment Nature Reserve, particularly around MacRitchie Reservoir near the Singapore Island Country Club. Here, you will find boardwalks skirting the edge of the reservoir and tracks that lead you into the forest with Upper Peirce Reservoir and Lower Peirce Reservoir located nearby. On Sundays, there are also Photo: MacRitchie Reservoir              occasional free concerts at the bandstands, definitely a relaxing way to end the day and a perfect place for a quiet family outing. The MacRitchie Reservoir is surrounded by jungle filled with nature paths waiting for the more adventurous visitor to explore. If you are lucky, you can even catch a glimpse of big families of monkeys swinging from the trees.

 

Best time to visit: From 8.30am to 6.30pm daily.  

 

Buses: SBS 93, 157, 162. Tibs 167

Nearest MRT Station: Novena

 

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