Singapore Zoo in Singapore

Guide to Singapore Zoo

The Singapore Zoo is a world-renowned wildlife park located in the tropical city-state of Singapore. Situated at 80 Mandai Lake Rd, Singapore 729826, the approximate latitude and longitude is 1.4043° N, 103.7930° E.

About the Zoo

The Singapore Zoo was opened in 1973 and is spread over 28 hectares of land. It is home to over 2,800 animals from over 300 species, including some of the rarest and most endangered animals in the world.


The Singapore Zoo offers a wide variety of attractions for visitors to enjoy, including:

  • Animal shows and performances - Visitors can watch animals perform amazing feats and tricks.
  • Animal exhibits - The zoo has many exhibits that showcase the different animals, including the Fragile Forest, Primate Kingdom, and Reptile Garden.
  • Night Safari - Visitors can experience a unique night-time adventure with the nocturnal animals of the zoo.
  • River Safari - Visitors can take a boat ride and explore the wildlife along the river.
  • Jurong Bird Park - Visitors can see over 5,000 birds from 400 species.

Tips for Visitors

Here are some tips to make the most of your visit to the Singapore Zoo:

  • Plan your visit ahead of time and check the zoo's website for showtimes and other information.
  • Wear comfortable clothing and shoes as you will be walking around a lot.
  • Bring sunscreen, a hat, and a water bottle as it can get hot and humid in Singapore.
  • Consider purchasing tickets online to avoid long lines at the entrance.
  • Visit the zoo early in the morning or late in the afternoon to avoid the crowds.

With its stunning array of wildlife and attractions, the Singapore Zoo is a must-visit destination for animal lovers and nature enthusiasts.