Photo: Gardens by the Bay
Experience a feast for the senses at the Gardens this Christmas!
The first of its kind in Southeast Asia, the Christmas Wonderland is set to redefine the experience of celebrating the festivities in the tropics. Nestled in Singapore’s award-winning Gardens by the Bay, this magical light-up experience promises to delight visitors from near and far.
Christmas Wonderland @ Gardens by the Bay will feature a myriad of firsts, including the debut showcase of the spellbinding Luminarie light sculptures specially handcrafted and flown in from Italy, an impressive two-century-old Spiegeltent from the Netherlands, a beautifully illuminated Casa Armonica gazebo, and a European-style Festive Market.
Spiegeltent, a travelling ‘mirror tent’ from the Netherlands, making its first appearance in Asia. Originally built in the late 19th and 20th century, only a handful remain in existence. Made of 1000 pieces of wood, canvas, exquisitely decorated mirrors and stained glass, the enchanting tent will present a unique dining experience for visitors.
The Spiegeltent will open from 5pm to midnight daily.
Casa Armonica gazebo
Yuletide in the Flower Dome
This Yuletide, Gardens by the Bay invites you on a winter escapade as the Flower Dome transforms into a snow-covered winter-scape with cool temperatures to match. Take a stroll though a charming winter village set amidst red and white blooms dotted with evergreen conifers. Join in the merrymaking with holiday entertainment from story-telling and musical performances to Christmas card-making and mascot appearances. As night falls, the winter village comes aglow with the enchanting illuminations of the Luminarie light sculptures. Come bask in the iridescence as you soak in the holiday spirit this Christmas in the Flower Dome.
The Festive Market will run till 21 December 2014, while the Luminarie light sculptures will be lit up till 1 January 2015 and Yuletide in the Flower Dome will continue till 6 January 2015. Access to Christmas Wonderland @ Gardens by the Bay is free, while admission charges apply to the Flower Dome. Visitors enjoy 10% off admission rates into the cooled conservatories when they book online on www.gardensbythebay.com.sg at least one day before their visit (terms and conditions apply).
How to get there
Train & Bus
Via the Circle Line or Downtown Line:
Alight at Bayfront MRT Station (CE1/DT16)
Take Exit B and follow the underground linkway
Exit and cross the Dragonfly Bridge or Meadow Bridge into Gardens by the Bay
Via the East-West Line:
Alight at Tanjong Pagar MRT Station (EW15)
Take Exit C and head towards the bus stop 03223 located at International Plaza, Anson Road
Hop onto bus service 400 and alight at bus stop 03371 along Marina Gardens Drive
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