Singapore’s Night Safari is the first safari park of nocturnal animals in the world. This lush rainforest measures around 35 hectares and is located near Singapore Zoo. Although called Safari, it has the qualities of a wildlife park more. The Singapore Night Safari will let you meet around 2,500 animals from over 130 species. To add are some endangered animals like the Asian Elephant, Malayan Tapik, and Tigers. Touring around Night Safari is guaranteed safe. The friendly animals like deer roam freely around while the wild animals are kept in cages. Exploring the Night Safari can be on a 35-minute tram ride or by a walking tour via one of the four walking trails.
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Thumbuakar Performance is a fire-spitting show at the Night Safari. It is a great show starter before exploring the Night Safari. Thumbuakar is a group of tribal dancers from Borneo. The tribal dancers’ performance was added to the Night Safari for cultural dimensions. Thumbuakar Performance is usually shown as a fiery welcome at the park’s entrance. It is performed every hour from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM.
CREATURES OF THE NIGHT SHOW
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The Thumbuakar Performance is usually followed by the Creatures of the Night Show. For 25 minutes, natural talents of some animals are showcased. Other than encountering the animals, it’s also nice to discover the things they can do. Get amazed at watching the powerful jaws of a hyena or the great hunting skills of a serval. The Creatures of the Night Show is played at Night Safari’s amphitheater. Like the Thumbuakar Performance, it is played every hour from 7:30 PM and last at 10:30 PM.
ULU ULU SAFARI RESTAURANT
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Finish your Singapore Night Safari adventure at Ulu Ulu Safari Restaurant. The Ulu Ulu Safari Restaurant offers popular Singapore dishes. Some are the chicken tandoori, chicken rice, ice kachang and more. The restaurant is set with an ambiance of a village. Ulu Ulu Safari Restaurant will definitely give you nostalgic and relaxing dinner. Thus spoiling yourself with delicious food is a great way to end Singapore Night Safari tour.