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8 Epic Places To Watch The Sunset & Sunrise In Singapore

Megan Zara Walsh Megan Zara Walsh - Editor

Singapore Sunset Sunrise

Because we all love an instagrammable sunset and sunrise.

Golden hour is one of life´s little beauties. And whether you want to capture the perfect shot on your camera or the perfect shot in your mind, Singapore has got some epic spots for watching the sunset and sunrise. Hence why we have rounded up some of the best places to see spectacular views in a glowing sky. Here are 8 epic places to watch the sunset and sunrise in Singapore.

1. Marina Barrage

Marina Barrage is a fantastic place for a picnic but have you ever went at sunset or sunrise? It offers wonderful views of a pastel sky and the Singapore skyline. There´s no doubt you´ll capture some majestic moments here. The green lawn area can get quite crowded so we recommend going early to avoid disappointment.

📍 8 Marina Gardens Dr, Singapore 018951

2. Mount Faber

Dusk Rooftop Dining Experience
Photo Credit: Dusk

Opt to watch golden hour for free on the peak or for something extra special, visit Dusk which is an insanely gram-worthy eatery that offers sensational views in a luxurious rainforest setting. Go at sunset for the perfect experience. With a cocktail to hand, you´ll feel snug in a relaxing atmosphere.

📍 Faber Peak Singapore, Level 2, 109 Mount Faber Road, 099203

3. Woodlands Waterfront Park

Opt to walk, cycle or roller-skate along the 1.5 km promenade that overlooks the Straits of Johor. It is another magnificent place to experience an epic sunset or sunrise. Particularly, sunset tends to create the most iconic red skyline views. The best part is that it is all free to experience. What a pleasure!

📍 6A Admirality Road, Singapore 

4. Pulau Ubin Island

If you are really serious about capturing golden hour at its finest, grab your camping gear and take a 10-minute boat ride to Pulau Ubin. Pitch your tent along one the sandy beaches and watch in awe as the pastel sky reflects off the ocean. This is arguably one of the world´s greatest sunset and sunrise experiences, so you must take advantage.

📍 Pulau Ubin Island, Singapore


5. Sembawang Park

Head to the shores of the water on the beach and snap a picture of golden hour with the metal cranes in the background. It is a magical place to witness a sunset or sunrise and presents the true essence of Singapore. Perfect for families hoping to catch an enchanting sunset.

📍 Sembawang Rd, Singapore

6. Lower Peirce Reservoir

Step back in time and immerse yourself in old trails, forestry lines and lake pathways at the second oldest nature reserve in Singapore. Opt to watch the sunset or sunrise at the picturesque pier for some money-making shots. It is a highly romantic place to visit for any couples feeling adventurous.

📍 Lower Peirce Reservoir, Singapore 

7. Merlion Park

Take a stroll to Merlion Park for some scenic views. Photographers adore this spot because you can bag incredible pictures of the changing sky surrounding the iconic building of Marina Bay Sands. Excellent for sunset or sunrise, so whether you are a morning person or a night person, this one is for you.

📍 1 Fullerton Rd, Singapore 049213

8. Gardens By The Bay

Gardens By The Bay
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Head to Gardens By The Bay and its surroundings to appreciate the delights of nature. Course, this place is your typical tourist attraction but it makes a stunning sunset or sunrise photo. Under the futuristic trees of Supertree Grove and the breathtaking views, you’ll feel as if you are in another world.

📍 18 Marina Gardens Dr, Singapore 018953

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