Big Sister Island To Reopen in 2024; Here’s What You Need To Know


Noor Aishah Karim •  Jun 23, 2023

Calling all nature enthusiasts and adventure seekers! Get ready to embark on an exciting journey as Sisters' Island, a hidden gem of Singapore's marine biodiversity, opens its doors to the public once again.

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Starting in 2024, one of the Sisters' Islands will be accessible to visitors, offering an array of captivating experiences that will leave you in awe of the wonders of nature. Here are some features that you can look forward to!

1) Coastal Forest Trail

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As you set foot on the island, get ready to embark on a coastal forest trail that stretches over 230 meters. Meandering through this enchanting trail, you'll be greeted by a symphony of bird songs and the soothing rustle of leaves.

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2) Hilltop View Deck

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The trail leads you to a hilltop view deck, a true paradise for birdwatchers. From this elevated vantage point, you can enjoy panoramic views of the surrounding offshore islands while watching for some remarkable avian species.

Keep your binoculars handy, as you might be fortunate enough to catch sight of the magnificent spotted wood owl, the majestic white-bellied sea eagle, or even the critically endangered great-billed heron.

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3) Lagoon Tidal Pool

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Prepare to be mesmerised by the lagoon tidal pool, a tranquil haven that boasts an intriguing blend of marine life. This sheltered water body serves as a nurturing environment for mangrove propagules and seagrass, allowing them to flourish.

You can even snorkel there!

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