10 Amazing Things to Do in Pulau Ubin

Pulau Ubin is one of the most amazing places to visit in Singapore. You can experience a different side of Singapore, and it’s perfect for those who are looking for some adventure! If you’re considering visiting pulau ubin, here are 10 things that will make your trip more memorable:


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What to do at Pulau Ubin, Singapore

The idea of chilling out on Pulau Ubin is a no-brainer. Here you can enjoy all the perks that come with island living without being left to fend for yourself.

Cycle around the island on a bicycle. This is one of the most popular things to do in pulau ubin – there are regular cycling tours, as well as individual rentals available. If you’re looking for something more challenging than biking, make your way from Ubin Seafood Village all the way up to Changi Point and back

How to go to Pulau Ubin – Pulau Ubin Ferry

If you’re looking for an unexplored getaway within Singapore’s vicinity, Pulau Ubin is the perfect place to go.

Hint: before you embark on your journey to this hidden gem of an island, do take note there are only two ways of getting there – by ferry or water taxi.

Pulau Ubin is an island located just 15 minutes from Singapore by boat. Board a bumboat at Changi Point Ferry Terminal, and you’ll be there in no time! Pulau Ubin has some fabulous boat rides, but they come at a price.

Ticketing for boats to Pulau Ubin costs $3 per person. You need to pay cash and there is an extra charge of $2 if you’re bringing a bicycle.

By Ferry:

There are two ways of travelling to pulau ubin from singapore. You can either take the ferry directly at tanah merah jetty, or you could go by a shuttle bus which will bring you all the way there! The boat ride takes about 20 minutes and is priced at $14 per person for an entire round trip ticket.

Boat Ride: Pulau Ubin offers great views of Singapore’s skyline on one side as well as Johor’s coastline in Malaysia on the other side! There is also a small cafe-boat that provides snacks and drinks while giving you a tour around pulau ubins shores if taking the ferry doesn’t sound appealing enough for you.

Changi Point Ferry Terminal

Address: 51 Lorong Bekukong, Singapore 499172

Nearest MRT station: Tampines MRT Station

How to Get There: From Tampines MRT station exit D, hop onto Bus 29 from Tampines Bus Interchange to Changi Village Bus Interchange.

Pulau Ubin Map

Getting around Pulau Ubin

One way to get around Pulau Ubin is by taxi, bicycle or walking.

Walking: Pulau Ubin is only a 10 square kilometer island, which means you can walk all of it in a day. You might spot some wild animals like boars, otters and birds!

By Taxi: When walking or cycling is inconvenient, you can also opt to take a taxi. There is a taxi stand on the left side of the jetty where you can book taxis per trip or per hour. The taxis are usually minivans and can seat up to 10 people.

By Bike: If you want to ride a bike, there are bike rental shops near you. You can rent one from them.

You can avoid the difficultly and hassle of getting lost in Pulau Ubin when you decide to cycle there on an organisde bicycle tour

Bicycle rental in Pulau Ubin


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Bicycle rental shops are just a spur from the pier, and you can armor your bicycle in advance and collect it at No. 25 Bicycle Rental Shop.

There are five options available for bicycles to explore Pulau Ubin, including a range of basic and mountain bikes.

For those looking for another, slower-paced way to explore Pulau Ubin’s trails and scenery, kayak rentals are available too.

Things to bring to Pulau Ubin

Bicycle (highly recommended)

Snacks and water  (as it is an island, there are limited food options)

Hat or cap for the sun protection as you will be outdoors most of the day. Sun tan lotion might also come in handy!

We recommend a book to catch up on some reading while relaxing too – whether that’s your favourite novel or a guidebook about Singapore. And don’t forget your camera so you can capture all those beautiful memories with friends and family back home 🙂


Conclusion paragraph: If you’re looking for a break from the hustle and bustle of Singapore, then Pulau Ubin is definitely the place to be. You’ll find that it’s surprisingly easy to combine your visit with other popular tourist attractions in Singapore like Changi Airport or Sentosa Island- both just an hour away by ferry! Head over to our blog post now for more information on how you can make your trip memorable.

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