Things to do in Bukit Timah

Bukit Timah is a popular residential area of Singapore, known for its proximity to the spectacular Singapore Botanic Gardens and the excellent transport links to the rest of the city. There are plenty of places to visit in Bukit Timah, from the lively Newton Food Centre to the Raffles town Club. Plus, with the popular Novena neighbourhood and the famous Orchard Road all easily reachable via public transport, Bukit Timah is the perfect location for an exciting stay.

Bukit Timah is essentially the nature capital of Singapore, with its Botanical Gardens and National Orchid Garden nearby. However, look beyond the typical Singapore area guide and there are plenty of other things to do in Bukit Timah including excellent shopping venues, delicious restaurants and other nearby attractions.

Bukit Timah Road is the longest road in Singapore, and so you are certain to find something exciting to do along its sidewalks. Lined with beautiful trees, Bukit Timah Road nods to the neighbourhood’s focus on nature, but alongside the trees are modern apartment blocks, hotels and exciting restaurants. Closer to the CBD but still within easy access of Bukit Timah, visitors will find the exciting shopping boulevard Orchard Road, the iconic Marina Bay and the exciting nightlife and entertainment district, Clarke Quay. Pay a visit and take in the natural beauty that Bukit Timah has to offer – or stay in the neighbourhood during your travels to truly get to know this stunning district.