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Chek Jawa

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Pulau Ubin, Pulau Ubin 000702, Singapore
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Experience the rich ecosystems of Chek Jawa along the 1.1 km boardwalk that runs along the coast and mangrove area and get a glimpse of the rich plant and marine life.
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  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“low tide” (14 reviews)
“lobster” (5 reviews)
“viewing tower” (6 reviews)
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Pulau Ubin, Pulau Ubin 000702, Singapore
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"low tide"
in 14 reviews
"lobster"
in 5 reviews
"viewing tower"
in 6 reviews
"wild boar"
in 16 reviews
"nature lovers"
in 5 reviews
"get away"
in 6 reviews
"tudor house"
in 2 reviews
"marine life"
in 3 reviews
"close to nature"
in 2 reviews
"nice walk"
in 2 reviews
"sea creatures"
in 2 reviews
"mangrove swamp"
in 2 reviews
"information centre"
in 2 reviews
"coastal walk"
in 2 reviews
"bike ride"
in 3 reviews
"mud crab"
in 3 reviews
"on foot"
in 3 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very easy place to find. When you get off the bum boat, the spotlessly clean toilets are straight ahead and the bike rental shops are a 1 minute walk to the left. Tip: visit Pulau Ubin on a weekday to avoid the...More

Thank Jeanette M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Chek Jawa offers the little ones a good science lesson to know about our eco system. You will definitely enjoy your time here but do take note of the tide timings.

Thank Rootz
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A highlight of Pulau Ubin is to cycle or walk to this wetland. There is a visitor centre, viewing jetty, two boardwalks (one into the estuary water area; one into the mangrove and coastal forest area), and a viewing tower above the canopy. Educational and...More

Thank Wingecarribee
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

15 minutes boat ride from Changi Ferry Terminal to an island in north-eastern regional to get away from the buzzing city, this is a place for you if you are looking for some sleepy village and to get close to nature and wild life. Chek...More

1  Thank chrisyeh2016
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

This is quite literally the other side, to the main city and tourist area's, on Pulau Ubin island between Singapore and Malaysia. It's quite a trek to reach, be warned, first MRT to Tanah Mereh, the bus 2 to Changi ferry terminal, then you sit...More

1  Thank Onceawaitress
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

Chek Jawa is a must visit if you find yourself on Pulau Ubin, but I suggest you hire a bike to get there. The habitat is well maintained with excellent walkways, including a coastal track. There is a good selection of wildlife including the usual...More

1  Thank Seatroutfisher-1
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Because they are there. Why go to Chek Jawa? You wouldn't go out of your way for it. But you won't have to as you are already on Pulau Ubin and it is 80m down the road. Top surveyor. Solid jetty. Imaginatively named island.

Thank shinraemonsam
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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Make a learning journey to the interesting Chek Jawa wetlands, where you can learn about thhe habitat of a variety of plants and creatures characteristic of a mangrove ecosystem.. A boardwalk takes you right round the mangrove area, and the best time to visit is...More

Thank stpn_fz
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

We cycled around the island and stopped by Chek Jawa and took a stroll. Managed to catch some wild boars feeding at the entrance and also saw some mudskippers but actually was hoping to see a bit more animals. Nonetheless, it's a good place to...More

Thank Stingrui11
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

After touring bustling Singapore, the following day I pushed off on a “bumboat” for a 20 minute crossing to Pulau Ubin, an experience of stepping back in time to what Singapore once looked like. On this eco-island I was greeted by herons, kingfishers, straw-headed bulbuls,...More

Thank riff-raffkind
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