Have you ever been under a forest submerged in water? Here, at River Safari Singapore, you not only explore the deep down of Amazon Flooded Water but also meet its wild inhabitants. The River Safari Singapore is a wonderful river-themed zoo and aquarium. Built across 12 hectares, it sits between the two counterparts, the Singapore Zoo and the Night Safari, Singapore. First of its kind in Asia, the park boasts of its world’s largest freshwater aquarium. The park features freshwater attractions and river boat rides as its main highlights.
6 Best River Safari Singapore Experiences
These 6 breathtaking experiences at River Safari Singapore will change the way you see the world. Knowing about places and species you had never known of is a small awakening journey. So, let’s get straight to it!
1. River Trails
The River Trails at the River Safari Singapore takes you into what they claim to be the world’s largest freshwater aquarium. The wide viewing panel gives you world’s one of the most astonishing views into the hydrosphere. You get to closely observe and explore the aquatic wildlife of a submerged Amazon. The magical sight of the bottom of submerged trees, still standing strong and the marine species swimming around them is just beyond words.
Timings: 12.15pm – 5.30pm
2. Amazing Amazonia
Amazing Amazonia at River Safari Singapore is an experience for the wild hearts. Here, you have a chance to get closer to the marine species that are perceived as nasty and dangerous. All the “water-villains” including flesh eating fish called Piranhas, the shock releasing Electric Eels, and that stingy Stingrays reside in some specific zones of the Amazon Flooded Forest. And Amazing Amazonia doesn’t just give you access into these restricted areas, but also brings you a rare chance to feed these animals.
Timings: 1.30pm – 2.30pm
Prices: Adult- 2500 /Child- 1500 (Age 3 -12)
Group Size: Max 6 people
3. Manatee Mania
Manatees, also known as sea cows, are large fully aquatic mammals. These adorable creatures are herbivores and mostly feed on seagrass. Here at River Safari Singapore, the Manatee Mania is one of a kind experience in which you get to meet the manatee family. You also get to take part in training sessions and feed them during their meal time. Here, each manatee has a pet name and the calves are extremely playful which will make you fall in love with them at ones.
Timings: 9.30am – 10.30am
Prices: Adult- 6200 /Child- 3800
Duration: 20 minutes of animal interaction
4. Once Upon A River
Once Upon A River is a show at River Safari Singapore that tells you about the relationship that animals have with the aquatic environment they call home. The show tells you the story of the river and every living being in and around it. The audience is hosted by a team of anchors who introduce them to some rare species of animals living on the water edges. You get to meet Brahminy Kite, who even sit on your wrist, Great White Pelican, Hedgehog, Ball Python, Capybara, Green Iguana, Red Panda and Giant Panda. You even get to feed some of the animals with your hands.
Timings: 11.30am – 3.30pm
5. Amazon River Quest
Amazon River Quest at River Safari Singapore is all about a boat adventure into the mysterious river. This exciting ride flows you along the river, and you can spot several camouflaged wildlife in the lush green dense forest running along the river. This journey will give you a picture of amazon and its ecosystem.
Timings: Last ride at 6pm
6. Reservoir Cruise
The Reservoir Cruise at River Safari Singapore is a quick relaxing ride after you have spent the entire day in exploring the Amazon river and its wildlife. You will come across some enchanting views as you cruise along the upper Seletar Reservoir. This ride is wheelchair friendly and can be enjoyed by people of any age group.
Timings: Last cruise departs at 6pm
Group Size: Max 40 people
Timing & ticket rates
The River Safari SIngapore is open from 10am to 7pm with last entry at 6.30pm, throughout the year. Following are the ticket prices at the River Safari SIngapore:
- Adult: INR 1700
- Child: INR 1100
Note: You can book upto 15% if you book online.
Reviews and location
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Address: 80 Mandai Lake Road, Singapore 729826
After knowing about these thrilling attractions at the River Safari Singapore you must be considering it as one of top priority experiences during your Singapore Trip. The park impresses the adventure seekers and nature lovers alike. So, what are you waiting for? Plan a trip to Singapore no and visit the River Safari Singapore.
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