Haw Par Villa

Top 1% of attractions in Singapore
7 / 10

5 expert reviews

“A Buddhist theme park brings you a Buddhist version of Hell. ”

– Atlas Obscura

Fodor's Fodor's
"Also known as the Tiger Balm Gardens, Haw Par Villa is the only theme park in the world based on Chinese legends and mythology." Full review
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
Top Choice
"This wonderfully weird, unquestionably tacky and very old-fashioned theme park was the brainchild of Aw Boon Haw, the creator of the medicinal salve Tiger Balm." Full review
Frommer's Frommer's
"More than 1,000 statues and life-size dioramas depicting Chinese legends and historical tales, and illustrating morality and Confucian beliefs." Full review
Afar Magazine Afar Magazine
"Dioramas that highlight Chinese myths and legends, might be the best value entertainment in Singapore. (It's free!)." Full review