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Written by Rahul on May 21, 2020 Share on

The Cable Car Ride – The beauty of the city’s Panoramic View

Viewing Singapore as a place of tourists all around the world, It never ceases to be its viewers be baffled. What is so special about this place? The place’s major player in the tourism business. So they make sure that the tourists who arrive in their city are safe. Singapore is actually one of the top tourist-friendly places around the world. It also manages to give us a sense of satisfaction when we visit the lion’s city. It has everything in there from the flora to Fauna, From art to science and many more. Who would not want to be the one to miss this experience. The one view of Panoramic Singapore will make you fall in love with it. The activity that helps with the same is the Cable Car ride, Sentosa/Mount Faber. Let us have a close look at this experience.

The view of Singapore at Night
The view of Singapore at Night | P.C – Pixabay

Fun Fact:

Singapore people are most likel to drink on the go. So they drink mainly out of plastic bags. Be it hot or cold they will drink it out of clear plastic baggy.

The Cable Car Ride

The Cable Car ride is a gondola lift from the Mount Faber, on the main island of Singapore to the Resort Island in Sentosa. It is an Ariel link provided from Mount Faber to Sentosa. This was opened in 1974 and it became the first ariel ropeway in the world to span a harbour. Unluckily not the first to span the sea. The Cable car was built with a Budget of 5.8 million. Also in the year 1995, it became the world’s first Glass Bottom Cable car. This cost them 30,000 $ each car. The Gondola ride has 3 different stations. They are the Mount Faber Station, Sentosa station and HarbourFront Station with 67 cabins.

Singapore Cable Car
Singapore Cable Car | P.C – Flickr (Google)

Fun Fact:

The 10 millionth rider was celebrated in the year 1988 and the 20 million in the year 1995. The first ever mass weddings in the car was introduces in the late 70s.

The Direction Guide:

The Singapore Cable car is an experience of a lifetime which gives you the lion city’s whole panoramic view which is beyond explanation. The Gondola ride has 3 different stations, which are Mount Faber Station, Sentosa station and HarbourFront Station.

By MRT & Cable Car:
HarbourFront MRT station – Exit B towards HarbourFront Centre
Harbourfront Station will be 5-7 minutes away from Faber Peak Singapore.

By Car:
This is a 15 minutes ride from the city. Turning into Mount Faber Road from Lower Delta Road or Kampong Bahru Road will take you straight up to Faber Peak Singapore.

Overhead Cable cars
Overhead Cable cars | P.C – Wallpaper Flare (Google)

Timings & Tickets Info:

Timings:

The Cable Car Ride is one of the most visited experiences in Singapore and one of the sole reason associated with it is that the park is open 7 days a week. The Opening and the closing timings are as follows:

8:45 AM – 8:30 PM
(Last tickets selling time – 7:45 PM)
(Last Cable Car Ride – 8:00 PM)

Tickets:

The cost of the tickets are as follows:

Cable Car Sky pass: (Standard)
– Adult – $35
– Kids – $25

Mount Faber Line Tickets: (Standard)
– Adult – $33
– Kids – $22

Sentosa Line: (Standard)
– Adult – $15
– Kids – $10

The best time to visit Singapore will be between the time of February and April even though it is considered to be an all-round season destination.

I hope that you have been given with the best of the information regarding the Cable Car ride in Singapore. I guess the fun facts of this article would have interested you even more. You can build a dream vacation all by yourself if you visit the Pickyourtrail website. One of our travel advisers will get in touch with you to help you build the Customized Holiday Package that you have always dreamt about. Look out for more fresh contents on the Pickyourtrail website and also drop in your comments for any additions.

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