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Early Morning Activities For Kids Singapore

Rise and shine, adventurous families of Singapore! Get ready to embrace the glorious sunrise with your little ones as we unveil a treasure trove of invigorating early-morning activities. In the Lion City, where mornings are infused with endless possibilities, join us in discovering the perfect blend of excitement and serenity. From captivating yoga sessions that greet the day with tranquility to heart-pumping workouts that ignite your inner dynamo, and even engaging mindful programs that promise a symphony of joy, there’s something here for everyone. Let’s embark on a journey to kickstart your mornings with boundless enthusiasm!

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  • BREAKFAST AT HONG LIM MARKET AND FOOD CENTRE: Chinatown *Early Morning Activities With Kids In Singapore

    Start The Day With Traditional Asian Breakfasts!

    A good breakfast will guarantee a great start to your day and we think there’s plenty of choices available at Hong Lim Market and Food Centre. As one of Singapore’s most popular hawker centers, the place opens every day (except Sundays and public holidays) from six in the morning and you will be spoilt for choice. If you prefer traditional Asian dishes for your breakfast, the food center has plethora of options to try out from. Some of them include Lor Mee, Chicken Porridge, Laksa and Pork Noodles. It’s just a throwaway from Chinatown MRT session and the meals are pretty cheap so head down for a meal with your family.

    Hong Lim Market And Food Centre, 531A Upper Cross St, Singapore 051531

  • LEARNING FOREST TOUR: Botanic Gardens *Early Morning Activities With Kids In Singapore

    Natural Encounters In The Morning

    If you prefer quiet mornings with your families, this might be the best way to spend time getting a tranquil start to your day. Take part in the Learning Forest Tour at Botanic Gardens and dive into the heart of nature to explore the hidden wonders on the forest. The tour allows participants to explore habitats ranging from freshwater forest wetland to lowland rainforests. Admission to the Learning Forest and the tour is free. The tours are typically held on Saturdays so do check out the available dates on the official website! Tickets are based on a first-come-first-serve basis so do book soon!

    Learning Forest Tour, 1 Cluny Rd, Botanical Garden, Singapore 259569, https://www.nparks.gov.sg/activities/events-and-workshops/2023/10/learning-forest-tour-2nd-sat

  • BIRD WATCHING ALONG SOUTHERN RIDGES: Telok Blangah *Early Morning Activities With Kids In Singapore

    Perfect For Orinthophiles

    Calling all bird lovers and nature enthusiasts! Experience the enchanting world of avian wonders with the experience of this tour. The tour promises a breathtaking encounter with some of the most colorful and captivating bird species in the region. Let your morning be filled with the magic of birdsong. Book your tickets now on the official website. Be sure to bring a pair of binoculars along to get a more fulfilling experience.

    Southern Ridges, Telok Blangah Hill Park, https://www.nparks.gov.sg/activities/events-and-workshops/2023/10/bird-watching-along-sr-21-october-2023

  • Visit Mustafa Centre: Little India *Early Morning Activities With Kids In Singapore

    24/7 Shopping All Day Every Day

    This might seem like an odd suggestion, but Mustafa Centre is a shopper’s paradise since it is the only shopping plaza that is open 24/7, all day every day! If you prefer beating the crowds to make your purchases, this is a good alternative. Do head over to the nearby Indian restaurants at Little India for a scrumptious breakfast since you’re in the area. Or simply go on a stroll on this colorful stretch of shops and immerse yourself in the vibrant sights before the crowd sets in.

    Mustafa Centre, 145 Syed Alwi Rd, Mustafa Centre, Singapore 207704, http://www.mustafa.com.sg/

  • TOAST AND KOPI AT HEAP SENG LEONG: North Bridge Road *Early Morning Activities With Kids In Singapore

    A Classic Singaporean Favourite

    Take a trip down nostalgia lane by having breakfast at Heap Seng Leong. This old-school coffee shop sells iconic breakfast sets that Singaporeans love. Give their famous Kop Gu You, a local coffee with a slab of butter dropped within for a caramelized flavor, a try! The coffee shop was first established in 1974 and although it looks unsuspecting and really simple, the rustic interior and old-school setting is a refreshing change of pace and scenery and is the perfect spot to start your mornings right.

    Heap Seng Leong, 10 North Bridge Rd, #01-5109, Singapore 190010,

  • SUNRISES AT CHANGI BOARDWALK: Changi *Early Morning Activities With Kids In Singapore

    Picturesque Sights Worth Seeing!

    Experience a moment of pure magic by catching the sunrise at Changi Boardwalk! Imagine standing on the serene shores of Changi Beach, with the first light of day casting its gentle glow on the horizon. Get your cameras and ready and snap away for the perfect shots for your Instagram stories or feed. If you are into walks, the boardwalk provides ample space for you to take a leisurely stroll with your family as you bask in the sun’s rays and enjoy the wonders of nature.

    Changi Boardwalk
    , Along Changi Village Road near Civil Service Club

  • KAYAKING AT JURONG LAKE GARDENS: Lakeside *Early Morning Activities With Kids In Singapore

    Paddle Away Your Mornings

    For just SG$9, you can rent a kayak and kickstart your day with some blood-pumping exercise and the Jurong Lake Gardens is a great spot for you to kayak at especially if you live in Singapore’ western region. Of course, apart from kayaking, you can also engage in other water sports like paddle boating. We highly recommend this for you and your family members if you are more of a thrill seeker and outdoor person!

    Jurong Lake Gardens, Yuan Ching Rd, https://www.nparks.gov.sg/juronglakegardens/explore-our-gardens/attractions/passion-wave-@-jurong-lake-gardens

  • SHOP AT PASIR PANJANG WHOLESALE MARKET: Pasir Panjang *Early Morning Activities With Kids In Singapore

    Get Your Fresh Produce First Thing In The Morning

    Need to do some grocery shopping for the family? Check out Pasir Panjang Wholesale Market, and you'll find a kaleidoscope of fresh produce, seafood, exotic spices, and everything in between, all sourced from local and international suppliers. Bring your kids along too so that they can take in all the sights, sounds and smells and learn more about the food making process. Head down early to get your produce at their freshest state but that goes without saying doesn’t it!

    Pasir Panjang Wholesale Market, 1 Wholesale Centre, Singapore 110001

  • GUIDED PHOTO TOURS OF BUGIS: Bugis *Early Morning Activities With Kids In Singapore

    Capture These Instagram Worthy Sights

    The streets of Bugis, Waterloo and Kampong Glam are filled with Instagram-worthy sights and this tour will give you an access to some of the best, hidden spots where you can not only marvel at the architectural wonders of the infrastructure around but also capture fun photos with your families. The tour is meant to give you greater insight on how to take photos like influencers so get your cameras and phones ready as you get to know Singapore a little better. Head over to the website to sign up for the tour.

    Brash Basah-Bugis Precinct, https://singaporewards.visitsingapore.com/en/experiences/37930

  • WAKEBOARDING AT SINGAPORE WAKE PARK: East Coast *Early Morning Activities With Kids In Singapore

    Get Your Blood Pumping!

    Are you an adrenaline junkie? Feel the need to start your day by getting your blood pumped? We’ve got you covered! Try wakeboarding at country’s only cable -ski park built in a lagoon at Singapore East Coast Park. It ensures a safe environment for both beginners and experienced riders looking for an adrenaline fix and novices as young as six years old can try their hand at this new experience.

    Singapore Wake Park, 1206A ECP, Singapore 449891, https://singaporewakepark.com/

  • YOGA SESSIONS AT HOME: Online *Early Morning Activities With Kids In Singapore

    Get Stretched From The Very Comforts Of Your Home

    One way to elevate your kids’ mornings would be to start their day with Yoga and if you’re feeling lazy to step out of the house to get stretched, fret not! Bliss Yoga offers online yoga classes and sessions for your little ones to join. It’s widely known that Yoga not only enhances your flexibility, strength, and balance but also nourishes your soul, promoting inner peace and mindfulness so why not join Bliss for a serene session where their expert instructors guide you and help you attain the ideal frame of mind to start the day with loads of positivity!

    Bliss Yoga, https://courses.blissyogasg.com/

  • KEBUN BARU BIRDSINGING CLUB: *Early Morning Activities With Kids In Singapore

    Soak In Some Melodious Tunes

    Experience a historic site that often gets overlooked. Kebun Baru’s Birdsinging Club has a bird display facility that is recognizable but does not usually get the attention it deserves. This lovely spot features various species of birds and enthusiastic uncles (and aunties) who are passionate bird-lovers, and who gather to admire birds. If you or your kids are nature lovers, then head down to hear the sweet morning melodies of these birds.

    Kebun Baru Birdsinging Club, Block 159 Ang Mo Kio Ave 5, Singapore 560159, https://www.facebook.com/p/Kebun-Baru-Birdsinging-Club-100045129982102/

  • HIKE AT BUKIT TIMAH HILL: Bukit Timah *Early Morning Activities With Kids In Singapore

    Explore Singapore's Natural Terrain

    Bukit Timah Hill is popular for hikers in the morning and for good reason too. This iconic natural landmark is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers. The journey to the summit promises will surely offer you a sense of accomplishment and awe-inspiring views of the city below. If your family is looking for a memorable outdoor outing that is free, this is an ideal way to spend time together. Be sure to head over early in the morning so you can fully experience the serenity of the area.

    Bukit Timah Hill, Hindhede Dr, Singapore 589318, https://www.nparks.gov.sg/gardens-parks-and-nature/parks-and-nature-reserves/bukit-timah-nature-reserve

  • FISHING OFF SINGAPORE'S COAST: Northeastern Waters *Early Morning Activities With Kids In Singapore

    Try Your Hand At Fishing!

    Ever tried out fishing in the morning, where the world is just waking up and the waters are usually serene and safe? If you haven’t, you can rent a private boat for fishing on Singapore’s northeastern waters. This activity is suitable for ages 6 and above. For a full day of fun from 9 in the morning to 6 in the evening, an experienced fishing instructor will guide you along the way so even if you are new, the fully guided experience is safe and enjoyable. All fishing gear and equipment will be provided. Sign up now on Seek Sophie’s website and head out into the waters for a fishing excursion!

    Fishing By Seek Sophie, https://www.seeksophie.com/experiences/singapore-offshore-boat-fishing-lessons-singapore-fishing-lessons-o4gzp8gx5v

  • THE WIRED MONKEY: Dunlop Street *Early Morning Activities With Kids In Singapore

    Coffee Dates In The Morning

    If you’re into a more relaxed, easygoing start to your day, give The Wired Monkey a try. This quaint café on Dunlop Street serves artisanal coffee and fresh baked goods daily Wake yourself up with a freshly brewed cup of coffee. The cozy ambiance and friendly staff will guarantee a pleasant experience and is sure to offer a peaceful start to your day. If you are a coffee lover, be sure to check this café out and savor their flavors!

    The Wired Monkey, 5 Dunlop St, #01-00, Singapore 209335, https://thewiredmonkeysg.com/

  • JOG AT WEST COAST PARK: West Coast Park *Early Morning Activities With Kids In Singapore

    Quite The Multi-Faceted Park

    There’s something for everyone at West Coast Park. This urban park offers lush greenery to sandy beaches, adventure playgrounds and skate parks for the kids or cycling paths and jogging tracks for all. If you prefer something slow-paced, there are many cosy, intimate nooks where you can escape the hustle and bustle and have a picnic with your family. The best part, there is a McDonald’s right at the park’s entrance so you can go over for breakfast after time spent at the park!


    West Coast Park
    , https://www.nparks.gov.sg/gardens-parks-and-nature/parks-and-nature-reserves/west-coast-park

  • VISIT LITTLE GUILIN: Bukit Gombak *Early Morning Activities With Kids In Singapore

    Hidden Scenic Nook

    This gem tucked away in the heart of Bukit Gombak deserves more love and appreciation and we think it’s an amazing spot to experience the natural beauty of Singapore, particularly in the morning when the sun’s rays light up the area and the waters glisten. The dramatic rock formations are truly awe-inspiring and if you are a nature lover, you will love this spot. Take a leisurely stroll with your family members and let this spot be your oasis of calm!

    Little Guilin, Bukit Batok Town Park

  • VISIT YOUR NEIGHBOURHOOD LIBRARY: Islandwide *Early Morning Activities With Kids In Singapore

    Attention All Bibliophiles!

    Have you gone to your nearest neighborhood library recently? If you have not, we suggest taking a trip down with your kiddos to get some morning reading done. Many libraries have recently revamped their facilities to and in the mornings, the place is a quiet haven for readers to browse through the catalogues and get some reading done. If your family members are big readers, a trip to the library might be the best possible way to stretch your minds and invigorate your imaginations!

    National Library Board, https://www.nlb.gov.sg/main/home

  • SPRINGLEAF PRATA: Islandwide *Early Morning Activities With Kids In Singapore

    Savoury Food To Fill Your Tummies

    Prata is a much-loved breakfast meal for tons of Singaporeans and for good reason too! If you’re in the mood for this mouthwatering dish, how about a breakfast at Springleaf Prata! Each bite into their pratas will guarantee you a tantalizing, unforgettable experience. One unique fact about Springleaf Prata that often amazes their customers is the fact that they have over 60 prata flavors! With over 10 outlets in Singapore, there’s sure to be an outlet near your place so bring your family over for a quick meal!

    Springleaf Prata, http://spplace.com/

  • BADMINTON GAMES AT YOUR NEIGHBOURHOOD SPORTS COMPLEX: Various Locations *Early Morning Activities With Kids In Singapore

    Get Your Body Moving

    Elevate your fitness game with a game of badminton with your family members at the nearest Sports Complex. Gather with your loved ones for an exciting match. Not only is badminton a fantastic workout for improving cardiovascular health and reflexes, but it's also an enjoyable way to socialize. You can now book facilities at ActiveSG’s website for a nominal fee so visit the website for more details on available courts and time slots.

    https://members.myactivesg.com/facilities

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Main Image Credit: @sherhaniegg on Instagram

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