Singapore's Secret Hideaways: Fort Canning Park and Southern Islands Adventures

A woman in red dress at Fort Canning near Paradox Singapore

Exploring the Unseen Treasures of Singapore

Embark on an extraordinary journey as you explore Singapore's lesser-known attractions and uncover the city's hidden gems. From historical parks to enchanting islands, discover the magic that lies just beyond the city's bustling streets.

Where History and Nature Intertwine

A Royal Past and Military Legacy

Discover the vibrant past and lush landscapes of Fort Canning Park, a hidden oasis in the heart of Singapore. Once ruled by royal Malay families and later a strategic military centre, the park now boasts sprawling lawns, 18th-century gateways, gazebos, and an underground World War 2 complex. Immerse yourself in the rich history of this unique urban park as you stroll through its picturesque grounds.

Sang Nila Utama Garden: A Balinese Escape in the City

Escape to the enchanting Sang Nila Utama Garden, one of Fort Canning Park's nine themed gardens, designed to transport you to the island of Bali. Immerse yourself in its tropical splendour, admire the lush vegetation, and find tranquillity amidst the city's hustle and bustle.

Island-Hopping Adventures: Discovering Singapore's Southern Islands

St. John's Island: Rustic Charm and Natural Beauty

Begin your adventure on the tranquil shores of St. John's Island, a haven for nature lovers and a sanctuary of rustic charm. Explore its sandy beaches, azure waters, and lush greenery, as you soak in the peaceful atmosphere of this idyllic retreat.

Lazarus Island: Biking Through Paradise

Continue to Lazarus Island, where you can explore its scenic beauty at your own pace by renting a bike and cruising through its picturesque landscapes. Discover hidden coves, pristine beaches, and stunning views as you pedal your way through this tropical paradise.

Kusu Island: Folklore and Pilgrimages

Conclude your island-hopping journey at the mystical Kusu Island, steeped in folklore and home to the annual Kusu Pilgrimage. Experience the wonder and allure of this spiritual destination as you learn about the island's legends, visit its sacred shrines, and immerse yourself in the rich culture of this enchanting island.