Rooftop gardens present an array of environmental benefits. However, nobody ever talks about how they can benefit us, humans. Indeed, they offer a safe and quiet green sanctuary to relax and escape from the city, leading to stress reduction and improving mental health. Here are eight of the greatest rooftop gardens in Singapore.
Indeed, this new 51-storey skyscraper is the talk of the town. Located in the CBD, the rooftop sky garden offers incredible views, amongst a Green Oasis of plants and trees. Perfect for escaping the bustling city below. Read all about it here.
📍88 Market St, Singapore 048948
Two marvellous rooftop gardens sit in this 50-storey, state-of-the-art residential building in Singapore. Although, the 26th floor is for residents only, the public can access the 50th floor skybridge. Certainly, a fantastic place to listen to music, take a stroll or do workouts. In fact, this collection of towers just so happen to be the world’s tallest public residential buildings.
📍Cantonment Rd, 1G, Singapore 085301
3. Vivocity Sky Park
Those who suffer with hay fever or fear heights, will appreciate this stunning rooftop garden. With less trees and plants, the open space presents an excellent spot to admire boats, watch a sunset or even have a casual date.
📍1 HarbourFront Walk, Singapore 098585
Feel closer to nature in this unique urban farm, atop a Mall, in the city centre. Curated by Edible Garden City, it’s one of the few open to the public. Boasting cycling paths and walkways, an outdoor green space to workout or relax with a book, a food garden to learn about harvesting fruits and vegetables and much more.
📍107 North Bridge Rd, Singapore
5. Marina Barrage
As one of the best sunset and sunrise places in Singapore, you won’t be disappointed. Relax on the large lawn, take a D.I.Y picnic to share, do yoga or just capture majestic skyline views. Certainly, one of the most therapeutic rooftop gardens in Singapore.
📍 8 Marina Gardens Dr, Singapore 018951
Hidden in the National Gallery, you’ll find this small but refreshing rooftop garden. Excitingly, it features plants, iconic views of Singapore, art installations by the likes of Chinese artist Cao Fei, bars and restaurants, to name a few. Probably, one of the best rooftop gardens for resetting your mind in Singapore.
📍1 St Andrew’s Rd, 05-01, Singapore 178957
Nearby Pinnacle@Duxton, check out another breezy rooftop garden above 80 sustainable homes. With a 300m walking track and 360-degree views of the coast and Singapore skyline…it’s an excellent place for a day or night adventure. Likewise, there’s benches for a dinner date or to work outside in the sunshine.
📍86 Dawson Rd, Singapore 141086
If you’re working or shopping at Orchard Road, this lush green rooftop garden is the perfect pit stop to unwind or eat lunch. Sit amongst plants and trees in an outdoor amphitheatre, while enjoying a coffee or reading a great book. Equally, there’s plenty of cafes nearby to get a takeaway from.
📍250 Orchard Rd, Singapore 238905