5 Things to Do at East Coast Park

After a long week of work and school, many of us can’t wait to go out and take a stroll for relaxation

After a long week of work and school, many of us can’t wait to go out and take a stroll at the beach or park for relaxation. If the weather is good and the sun is shining brightly, it is highly recommended for you to head to East Coast Park for some fresh air and fun activities.

Located on the East side of Singapore, this is one part of the town where couples, friends, colleagues, and families can get busy with some activities such as cycling or sailing. However, due to the presence of COVID-19, some activities are limited to the size of the group for safety reasons. In this article, you will learn about 5 (unrestricted) things to do at the beach over the weekend!

1. Cycling

It is a must to cycle at East Coast Park while enjoying the breeze! The park has a bicycle path which makes it really suitable for pedaling on two wheels. It's not compulsory that you have to bring your bicycle, as there are many bicycle rental stores for you to rent them at an affordable price for a period of time. Prices usually start from $8 for 2 hours and it also depends on the type of bicycle such as a two-wheeled single bicycle, or four-wheeled family pedicab. Besides cycling, other rental booths also have rollerblades and skateboards for some wheelie adventures (P.s. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, some booths might be temporarily closed to reduce gatherings).

2. Sailing

If you are a thalassophile who loves the ocean and the sea, there are plenty of sea activities at East Coast Park. For instance, you can book kayaking, stand up paddleboarding (SUP), or windsurfing sessions, that are suited for all ages and skill levels. For parents who want their kids to learn sailing, there are many outlets that are available for sign ups!

3. Playground Time

The Marine Cove playground is best known for kids to have fun and play around at East Coast Park. The enormous 3,500sqm children’s playground has features that are safe and suitable for all kids to play. Most kids are usually captivated by the sight of the endless array of slides, climbing features, see-saw, and swings.

4. Picnic Date

When it comes to the East Coast Park, it is inevitable to pack up a picnic date with your partner, friend, colleague, or family. Do remember to bring your hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, food, mat, and mozzie spray before heading to the sandy beach. Within the coastline, it is also pretty easy to find the perfect spot to camp for the day.

5. Refuel at a family-friendly restaurant

There are many family-friendly restaurants that are best known for their signature seafood dishes at East Coast Park - even the fussiest eaters would enjoy any options on the menu! Although there are COVID-19 restrictions implemented, you could take note of the huge array of dining options in East Coast Park for future purposes. For instance, there is a huge list of local delicious foods at Laguna East Coast Lagoon Food Village. You do not need to worry about the lack of food options especially when you are at the East side of Singapore!

If you are worried about inaccessibility and inconvenience travelling to the park, you can ride with our reliable, affordable, and timely RushTrail bus service! The bus service (R50) will run from Bedok MRT to East Coast Park, with many stopovers at your convenience.

To sum up, amongst all available transportation services, you cannot easily find any transport companies that can provide one-way transit for you. If you want to skip multiple transits and go to work feeling refreshed, RushOwl’s ride-hailing bus service is the one-stop solution for you. We offer direct seamless home-to-work transport services for you, nothing less than that! If you are wondering how to book for a service, you can check out our services on the website or download the RushTrail app to gather more information. Reach work on time and get ready to enjoy some personal time for yourself in our comfortable, spacious buses!


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