Gardens with a Difference

About this walk
Join Bala & Bianca for a leisurely walk around the Botanic Gardens and listen to stories of the heritage of the gardens and of the nature that you can find there. Bianca will share some little known facts of the gardens and Bala who is a yoga teacher and story teller will tell stories along the way related to nature and guide us in some stretching exercises. We also encourage the participants to share their stories! We will be including the Learning Forest as part of the walk. The ending point is at the Tanglin Gate. Bala and Bianca are volunteers with Animal Allies, who inspire people to make more compassionate, healthy and sustainable choices in Singapore by a plant-based diet.

Kindly arrive 15 minutes before the start of the walk so that the walk can begin on time.

Do note that the walking route may contain the following:
  • Kerbs and steps
  • Sidewalks
  • Dirt paths
Seniors and children are welcome to join the walk.

About the walk leader
Animal Allies inspire people to make more compassionate, healthy and sustainable choices in Singapore.
Bala has over a decade of experience in the Health and Fitness industry. He has developed unique style of combining yoga with story telling. Bala has special interest in community work, animal welfare and nature preservation.
Bianca is from Dutch origin and has been living in Singapore for 18 years. She is a heritage buff and loves nature and animals.

Gardens with a Difference is part of Jane's Walk Singapore 2018, an annual festival of free, citizen-led walking conversations inspired by Jane Jacobs. Jane's Walks encourage people to share stories about their neighbourhoods, discover unseen aspects of their communities, and use walking as a way to connect with their neighbours. If you are interested to find out more about Jane's Walk or would like to lead a walk in your community, connect with Jane's Walk Singapore via Facebook and Twitter, or email
Sat May 5, 2018
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM SGT
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Botanic Gardens Bukit Timah Gate (Nearest MRT: Botanic Gardens Exit A)
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