Southern Ridges Sunset Walk

Southern Ridges Sunset Walk

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Description

Henderson Waves at night | Image credits: Unsplash

Visit the award-winning Henderson Waves and enjoy a panoramic view of southern Singapore in this scenic 7km trail along the Southern Ridges!

Distance

8km

Starting Point

Kent Ridge MRT

Difficulty

5/10

Ending Point

Harbourfront MRT (Vivocity)

The Southern Ridges is a 10-kilometre trail (including Labrador Nature Reserve which is not included in this sunset walk) that runs along the southern ridge of Singapore. It connects several parks in the South including Mount Faber Park, Telok Blangah Hill Park, HortPark and Kent Ridge Park. Enjoy the rich variety of flora and fauna as well as a panoramic view of the harbour and Sentosa!

Starting from Kent Ridge MRT, walk across Kent Ridge Park and Hort Park. Take a quick break at Hort Park Office. From there, cross the Alexandra Arch Bridge and walk the Forest Walk, a steel pedestrian walkway that offers an elevated view of the park and surrounding scenary.

Take a break at the top of Telok Blangah Hill Park before proceeding to Mount Faber Park via the Henderson Waves bridge. Known for its artistic, wave-like structure, Henderson Waves Bridge is the highest pedestrian bridge in Singapore and a popular spot for insta-worthy photos. From there, head to Mount Faber Park Hilltop for a panoramic view of the sunset before heading down via the Marang trail to Harbourfront MRT (Vivocity).

The Hike

Starting from Kent Ridge MRT, walk across Science Park Drive and enter the trail to Kent Ridge Park. Hike up the park to Kent Ridge Park Main Carpark where a World War II Memorial Plaque is eracted. This is the site of the Battle of Opium Hill (Bukit Chandu), where one of the fiercest battle was fought during the Battle of Singapore in World War II.

From there hike to Hort Park. Take a quick break at Hort Park Office. 

Cross the Alexandra Arch Bridge and walk the Forest Walk, a steel pedestrian walkway that offers an elevated view of the park and surrounding scenary.

Take a break at the top of Telok Blangah Hill Park before proceeding to Mount Faber Park via the Henderson Waves bridge. Known for its artistic, wave-like structure, Henderson Waves Bridge is the highest pedestrian bridge in Singapore and a popular spot for insta-worthy photos.

Head to Mount Faber Park Hilltop for a panoramic view of the sunset before heading down via the Marang trail to Harbourfront MRT (Vivocity). End your trail with a celebratory dinner!

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