Have you ever been under a submerged forest? Here, at River Safari Singapore, you not only explore the depths of the flooded waters of the Amazon, but also meet its wild inhabitants. River Safari Singapore is an amazing river-themed zoo and aquarium. Built over 12 hectares, it is located between two counterparts, the Singapore Zoo and the Night Safari, Singapore. The park, the first of its kind in Asia, boasts the world’s largest freshwater aquarium. Freshwater attractions and river boat rides are its main attractions in the park.
6 Best River Safari Singapore Experiences
These 6 captivating experiences from River Safari Singapore will change the way you see the world. Learning about places and species you never knew about is a nice little awakening trip. So, let’s get straight to it!
1. River Path
River Safari River Trails in Singapore takes you to what they claim to be the world’s largest freshwater aquarium. The wide view panel gives you one of the world’s most stunning views of the hydrosphere. You get a chance to see and learn up close about the aquatic wildlife of the submerged Amazon. The magical view of the low lying trees, standing still, under the submerged trees and the marine species swimming around them is beyond words.
Time: 12.15 pm – 5.30 pm
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2. Amazing Amazonia
River Safari in Singapore is an experience for the wild hearts of the amazing Amazonia. Here, you have the chance to get close to marine species that are considered dirty and dangerous. All of the “water-villains” including flesh-eating fish called piranhas, shock electric eels and stingrays stingrays live in certain specific areas of the Amazon flooded forest. And Amazing Amazonia not only gives you access to these restricted areas, but also gives you a rare chance to feed these animals.
Time: 1.30 pm – 2.30 pm
Prices: Adult- 2500/Child- 1500 (Age 3 -12)
Group size: maximum 6 people
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3. Manati Mania
Manatees, also known as sea cows, are large completely aquatic mammals. These fascinating creatures are herbivores and eat mostly sea grass. Here at River Safari Singapore, Manatee Mania is a unique experience where you get the chance to meet a manatee family. You also get the opportunity to participate in training sessions and feed them at their mealtimes. Here, each manatee has a pet name and the calves are extremely playful that will make you fall in love with them in no time.
Time: 9.30 am – 10.30 am
Prices: Adult- 6200/Child- 3800
Duration: 20 minute conversation with animals
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4. Once Upon a River
Once Upon a River River Safari is a Singapore show that takes you through the relationship animals have with the aquatic environment they call home. This show tells you the story of the river and every creature that lives around it. The audience is hosted by a team of anchors who introduce them to some of the rare species of animals that live at the water’s edge. You get a chance to meet the Brahminy Kite, which also sits 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.
Time: 11.30 am – 3.30 pm
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5. Amazon River Quest
River Safari Amazon River Quest in Singapore is about a boat adventure in the mysterious river. This thrilling ride takes you along the river bank, and you can spot many camouflaged wildlife in the lush green dense forest along the river bank. This trip will give you a picture of the Amazon and its ecosystem.
Time: Last ride at 6pm
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6. Reservoir Cruises
Reservoir Cruise at River Safari Singapore is a quick relaxing ride after spending the whole day exploring the Amazon River and its wildlife. You will get to see some breathtaking views as you travel along the upper Seletar Reservoir. This ride is wheelchair friendly and can be enjoyed by people of any age group.
Time: Last cruise departs at 6pm
Group size: maximum 40 people
Timings and Ticket Rates
River Safari is open from Singapore 10 am to 7 pm with Last entry at 6.30 pm, all year round. The following are the ticket prices for River Safari Singapore:
- Adult: 1700 rupees
- Child: 1100 rupees
Comment: If you book online you can book up to 15% off.
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Reviews and Location
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Address: 80 Mandai Lake Road, Singapore 729826
After knowing about these thrilling attractions of River Safari Singapore, you will be considering it as one of the top priority experiences during your trip to Singapore. This park impresses adventure seekers and nature lovers alike. So what are you waiting for? Plan a trip to Singapore number one and visit River Safari Singapore.
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