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Night Safari, Singapore

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#2 of 78 in Outdoors in Singapore
Catch a glimpse of exotic animals after dark at Night Safari, the first nocturnal zoo in the world. Look out for Malayan tapirs foraging in the grass, majestic elephants, and prowling tigers. You can take the tour on foot or by tram, which can take you though seven different geographical zones. Be sure to book your tickets in advance, and consider paying for priority boarding to avoid lengthy waiting times. Plan to visit Night Safari during your Singapore vacation using our convenient Singapore family vacation planner.
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  • August 18, 2017
    The Night Safari is an attraction you have to visit in Singapore, it offers a completely different experience and is a chance to also walk along jungle paths. If you do plan to go queues can be very l...  more »
  • August 17, 2017
    After 20+ years in Singapore the Night Safari has always been one of my favourite activities. We had guests in town so decided to organise a trip. I would recommend that you buy tickets online i) to s...  more »
  • August 17, 2017
    In my view don't go to the night safari on a day it is raining ... why? - firstly when you think you book a ticket for a fixed time 8:15 for example all this means is you can "go in from" this time .....  more »
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  • August 20, 2017
    Interesting place. Host for the show was good. However, more thought could be given to managing the entry into the park. Currently it's a long wait to enter the park and once you are in, it's another long queue for the tram. Pretty exhausted before we could catch a glimpse of the first animal. Would be helpful for people if there were notices on the website to mention that the early entry timings are usually sold out pretty quickly.
  • September 4, 2017
    Great place with a lot of different animals to see. The fact that the experience occurs at night makes this place really fun and interesting. Only downside is the rides to the trams. They are long and its probably faster to just walk the trails. Unfortunately, one section of the park does not have trails (or if there are, it wasn't very apparent from the map).
  • August 3, 2017
    Night Safari is a must and Kids love it, even if you have seen dozens of Zoo's around the world! Over the course of more than 10 year that I've lived in Singapore I brought just about every visitor from Europe to the Night Safari (even if there are many well kept Zoo's in i.e. Switzerland) but the Night Safari and the show (check the schedule right at the entrance to make sure you don't miss the fun filled event) are so different and great attraction. Spend the money to take the train ride across the Night Safari "Zoo" and come very close to animals feeding next to you. A MUST for families with kids. They will be excited about the mix of darkness and animals and adventure.
  • August 14, 2017
    It is a great experience to catch all the animals there in the open (including lions and elephants). The coach in each tram keeps explaining about all the animals. Walking trails is highly recommended to have an even better experience. The fire dance near the entrance was quite a show.
  • August 24, 2017
    Night safari was nothing special. You can see all of the animals in other zoos. You need to wait like two to three hours to enter the park. And once you're in, it's another hour to get into the tram. Chinese tourists were trying to get into the line, which was even more annoying. Don't waste your time here. Go to somewhere else, like merlion park, river cruise...

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