A primarily residential and industrial area, Jurong might not seem interesting for tourists at first glance. However, this particular part of western Singapore actually has several exceptional attractions worth the trek from the heart of the city.
The Jurong Bird Park is a must-visit destination, as it houses almost every avian species you can think of. In fact, the park stands among the largest aviaries in the world with over 5,000 birds across 400 species! From ostriches to various kinds of penguins, these wonderful birds were brought to Singapore from different continents across the globe.
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