If you want a quick getaway from Singapore, go and visit Port Dickson. Port Dickson is coastal district located in Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia. It is a small town that was developed by the British people.
Port Dickson is around three hours and forty-five minutes from Singapore by car. The trip to Port Dickson by bus can take as long as five hours. Alternatively, you can also take the train from Singapore to Kulala Lumpur and get off at Seremban. From there, you can take a bus that will take you directly to Port Dickson.
Here is a list of the places that would give you a reason to go to Port Dickson from Singapore:
Port Dickson is a coastal district which means they have a lot of beach resorts and recreational activities. There is even a playground in Tumasek Beach which is located in the southern portion of Avillion.
- Military Museum
A famous place to visit in Port Dickson is their Military Museum. It features the history of the Malay Peninsula. There are armored cars and helicopters which you can interact with.
- Ostrich Farm
There is also an Ostrich Farm located in the south of Port Dickson. They feature fun shows with the ostriches as well as other animals. The kids can even experience riding an ostrich. Other animals that you can see on the farm include horses, donkeys, goats, turkey, chicken and a lot more.
- Alive 3D Art Gallery
A fun activity that you can do in Port Dickson is the Active 3D Art Gallery. It has over 50 3D art murals and paintings. You can pose in front of the art murals which gives an illusion that you are in a different world.
- Wan Loong/Yun Loon Chinese Temples
If you want to learn more about the culture, you can visit the temples located in Port Dickson such as Wan Loong and Yun Loon Chinese Temples. It is a colorful temple showing the decorations and art of Buddhism.
Port Dickson is indeed a great road trip destination from Singapore. You go there on a day trip and enjoy the coastal beaches or visit the local destinations.