Flower Dome and Cloud Forest–Gardens by the Bay

Gardens by the Bay is a nature park spanning 101 hectares (250 acres) of reclaimed land in central Singapore, adjacent to the Marina Reservoir. The park consists of three waterfront gardens: Bay South Garden, Bay East Garden and Bay Central Garden. The largest of the gardens is Bay South Garden at 54 hectares (130 acres).

Gardens by the Bay is part of a strategy by the Singapore government to transform Singapore from a “Garden City” to a “City in a Garden”. The stated aim is to raise the quality of life by enhancing greenery and flora in the city.

Flower Dome

The Flower Dome is the lower but larger of the two, at 1.2 hectares (3.0 acres).

The Flower Dome features seven different “gardens” as well as an olive grove with a bistro and a central changing display field has also been incorporated to enable flower shows and displays to be held within the conservatory.

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Cloud Forest

The “Cloud Mountain” itself is an intricate structure completely clad in epiphytes such as orchids, ferns, peacock ferns, spike- and clubmosses, bromeliads and anthuriums. It consists of a number of levels, each with a different theme.

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Supertree Grove

Supertrees are tree-like structures that dominate the Gardens’ landscape with heights that range between 25 metres (82 ft) and 50 metres (160 ft). They are vertical gardens that perform a multitude of functions, which include planting, shading and working as environmental engines for the gardens.

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Admission

Local Resident Rate – Single Conservatory
Adults: $12
Senior Citizens (≥60 years old): $8
Children (3-12 years old): $8

Local Resident Rate – Double Conservatories
Adults: $20
Senior Citizens (≥60 years old): $15
Children (3-12 years old): $12

Standard Rate – Double Conservatories
Adults: $28
Children (3-12 years old): $15

Operating Hours

  • Open daily: 9.00am – 9.00pm
    Last ticket sale: 8.00pm
    Last admission: 8.30pm

How to get there?

Gardens by the Bay
18 Marina Gardens Dr, Singapore 018953

Train & Bus

  • Via The Circle Line Or Downtown Line
    • Alight at Bayfront MRT Station (CE1/DT16)
    • Take Exit B and follow the underground linkway
    • Exit and cross the Dragonfly Bridge or Meadow Bridge into Gardens by the Bay
  • Via The East-West Line
    • Alight at Tanjong Pagar MRT Station (EW15)
    • Take Exit C and head towards bus stop no. 03223 located at International Plaza, Anson Road
    • Hop onto bus no. 400 and alight at bus stop no. 03371 along Marina Gardens Drive

Walking

  • FROM THE HELIX BRIDGE TOWARDS THE ART SCIENCE MUSEUMFollow the footpath which leads under the East Coast Parkway (ECP), which will bring you directly into Bay South Garden along the waterfront.
  • FROM MARINA BAY SANDS
    Walk across the overhead bridge (Lions Bridge) located at Marina Bay Sands Hotel (open daily from 8.00am to 11.00pm), or take the underground linkway via Bayfront MRT Station
    (Exit B).
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