Faces of
Malaysia
Pulau Kapas

Pulau Kapas is a small island located only about 6km off Marang in the east coast state of Terengganu (about 1h north of Kuala Terengganu). It has quite and relaxed atmosphere because it is bypassed by the majority of the backpacker circuit looking for a more remote place like the Perhentian Islands. Pulau Kapas only get fairly busy on the weekends when locals come to island. There are a few good snorkeling spots around the island. All accommodations and beach are on the west coast facing the mainland. The west coast is the weather side has no sand beach, only rocks - it can be reached after a short walk through the jungle. Pulau Kapas shuts down during the monsoon season between November and February.

Cherating

Cherating is the only real backpacker hub at the east coast of the peninsula on the mainland. Offering plenty of affordable chalets and a relaxed atmosphere, it is good place to stop for a night or two on the way up or down the east coast. The beach itself is not that spectacular and misses the palm directly at the beach. But it has a good vibe and few things you can do like taking a tour or renting a kayak up the river into the mangroves. There is also an active surfer scene when the waves are right. Cherating is located about 30km or 1h by local bus north of Kuantan.

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Singapore Zoo - Night Safari

address: 80 Mandai Lake Road, Singapore 729826, Phone: (65) 6-269-3411
singapore-zoo-giraffe.jpg, The Singapore Zoo, considered one of the world's bests, is one of the main attractions in Singapore, it also hosts the Jurong Bird Park, River Safari and the popular Night Safari.
The Singapore Zoo, considered one of the world's bests, is one of the main attractions in Singapore, it also hosts the Jurong Bird Park, River Safari and the popular Night Safari.

How to get to Singapore Zoo:
By Mass Rapid Transit
From Ang Mo Kio MRT (NS16), take bus service 138.
From Choa Chu Kang MRT (BP1/NS4), take bus service 927.
From Woodlands station (NS9) or Marsiling station (NS8), take bus service 926 (operates only on Sundays and Public Holidays).
Marsiling MRT, take bus No. 926, *Available on Sundays and Public Holidays only
Bus trips take approximately 30-40 minutes.

Direct Bus Service
Singapore Attractions Express (SAEx®) Service operates direct buses from prominents points in the city center and Singapore Zoo
Ticket Prices:
Adults: S$5 (Single Trip), S$13 (Daily Pass, 24hrs)
Child: S$2.50 (Single Trip), S$6.50 (Daily Pass, 24hrs)
view schedule here of visit SAEx website
 

 

Singapore Zoo

Opening Hours:
8.30am - 6pm

Ticket Prices / Admission Fee:
Adults: S$22
Child (3 - 12 years): S$14
Senior Citizen (Singaporeans older than 60): S$11
 

NIGHT SAFARI

Opening Hours:
7.30pm - 12mn daily
(Last ticket sale at 11.15pm)
The first Creatures of the Night Show starts at 7.30pm. Visitors are advised to come early to secure seats.

Ticket Prices Admission Fees:
Adult S$35.00
Child (3 to 12 years old): S$23.00
Senior Citizen (Singaporeans older than 60): S$17.50

Night Safari website


River Safari

Opening Hours:
9am - 6pm
(Last ticket sale at 5pm)

Ticket Prices / Admission Fees:
Adult S$25
Child (3 to 12 years old): S$16
Senior Citizen (Singaporeans older than 60): S$12.50

River Safari website


Jurong Bird Park

Opening Hours:
8.30am - 6pm
(Last ticket sale at 5.30pm)

Ticket Prices / Admission Fees:
Adult S$20
Child (3 to 12 years old): S$13
Senior Citizen (Singaporeans older than 60): S$10

Jurong Bird Park website

 

 

Links:

Singapore Night Safari (Official Website)
Singapore Zoo (Official Website)


Upper Seletar Reservoir
The Singapore is located in the green heart of heart of the island at the nothern shore of the Upper Seletar Reservoir


monkey in Singapore Zoo
a monkey enjoying the lush greenery of the zoo


Rhinos
rhinos


white tiger
white tiger



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