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Carpark (along Old Upper Thomson Road): 67 car lots, 6 motorcycle lots, 1 lot for handicapped visitors. Parking is free.
This reservoir was built to meet the rising demand for water. It was completed in 1975 and was officially opened by then-Prime Minister Mr Lee Kuan Yew.
This is one of the most common monkey species in Singapore. Avoid making eye contact or holding any food or sweetened drinks in your hands when around them.
This is a small, yellowish-brown bird with dark streaks on its throat and upper breast. Listen out for its signature “chonk-chonk-chonk” call.
A medium-sized bird with black plumage, a green sheen and ruby-red eyes, it is one of the most common species in Singapore.
One of the larger kingfisher species in Singapore, it can grow up to 28cm. Look for this colourful bird near the reservoir.
Look out for the White-throated Kingfisher, Collared Kingfisher, Crimson Sunbird and more near the water's edge.