Monday, May 02, 2016

MacRitchie Trails Part 3 – MacRitchie Reservoir

Natural beauty -  MacRitchie Reservoir, Singapore

Last Sunday we were blessed with a very nice weather! Seemed like it was just raining the night before. The soil was still wet and leaves were dotted with dew :) Like usual, we all met at Bishan bus interchange at 7.15 am. Since my friend and I reached early, we managed to have our coffee at the staff cafeteria located just above it before we took bus 52 and stopped at Blk 454.

MacRitchie Trails Map (Photo Courtesy: Singapore National Parks)

This time, we walked along the MacRitchie Reservoir, but through passing by the Jelutong tower and walked all the way down to the south from our usual Venus car park entrance – see the map above for clearer picture.

Panorama view from Jelutong tower - MacRitchie trails, Singapore

Beautiful nature surrounding the Jelutong tower - MacRitchie trails, Singapore

It’s my first time walking through this route and again, I was amazed with the view it offered from the Jelutong tower. The jungle or forest view that I never thought that Singapore still had and preserved - pardon me as I was not born here so my impression towards Singapore was actually filled with man made things (including river, waterfall, etc), and high rise buildings.

Beauty of the flora - MacRitchie trails, Singapore

MacRitchie Reservoir, Singapore

Lovely view! - MacRitchie Reservoir, Singapore

Pristine nature - MacRitchie Reservoir, Singapore

The view of the reservoir and its surrounding calmed my heart and mind too...

Walking trail at MacRitchie Reservoir - Singapore

The path that we took, simply mesmerizing :) I would never get bored to walk through it over and over again. I wish Singapore had many more places like this. I wish Singapore had mountains too so that we could refresh and fill our mind with more such pristine nature...

Great walk accompany!!! :)

With morning walk khaki together, it wrapped up my weekend beautifully!!!

Our workout details :)

And as the above was the workout details, the journey we'd been through together!!! If you started feeling bored with shopping mall, never too late to start this habit and keep your health at bay!!! ;) Wish you all had a wonderful long weekend and beautiful week ahead!! Thank you for reading! Catch up the MacRitchie trails part 1 and part 2, and decide your journey!!! :)


Sangay Cholden said...

Simply beautiful~

Rima Reyka said...

Thank you Sangay! :)

Flora said...

Such a awesome and breath taking nature around MacRitchie Reservor! I enjoyed exploring through your image posts with captions. (Beauty of flora caption) that plant can be seen here too at this time and it's blooming.

Rima Reyka said...

Indeed Flora! As beautiful as you ;) Kadinche-la for going through and leaving your comment as always Charo! ^^ Wish you a wonderful time there!

Flora said...

My pleasure! Thank you and have good day!

Rima Reyka said...

Same to you! :)

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