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Gardens by the Bay

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"Gardens by the Bay is an incredible horticultural and architectural project. Symbolizing the city-state's commitment to urban greening. - Garden Rhapsody. Free light show at Supertree daily, 7.45pm and 8.45pm. - Visit one of the two AC Domes if you have time. Cloud Forest is a good one with the World's Largest Indoor Waterfall in it! Tourist ticket: SGD 50++ (Check the official website for accurate pricing, link below)"
"Gardens by the Bay is the main attraction in Singapore! Is a showpiece of horticulture and garden artistry that presents the plant kingdom in a whole new way, entertaining while educating visitors with plants seldom seen in this part of the world, ranging from species in cool, temperate climates to tropical forests and habitats."
"In the movie, the Supertree Grove is the lavish location of Colin (Chris Pang) and Araminta (Sonoya Mizuno)'s wedding after-party. Don't miss the free Garden Rhapsody light and sound show every night at 7:45/ 8:45 p.m. Would also recommend checking out the Cloud Forest and Flower Dome (ticketed). "

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