General Information About Singapore City Tour
Experience the beguiling collision between the historic and cosmopolitan faces of the city-state of Singapore. Find yourself at a point where East meets West and past meets present, creating a city environment like no other on earth. This half-day excursion leaving in either the morning or afternoon, begins with a drive around the by driving round the important central Civic District, passing by the spacious greenery of the Padang open playing field and nearby the Cricket Club. Take in historic Parliament House, the Supreme Court and impressive City Hall.
Pause at Merlion Park and drink in stunning views of Marina Bay. Leave behind the bustling business district for a touch of tranquility at Thian Hock Keng Temple, one of Singapore’s oldest and most sacred Buddhist-Taoist temples. Browse the adjacent local handicraft centre to pick up a special souvenir and observe expert craftsmen up close as they work. Prepare to be amazed when you visit the National Orchid Garden, the main attraction of the Singapore Botanic Gardens, which sits on the highest hill in Singapore. Witness the staggering collection of more than 60,000 pretty orchid plants and more than 400 different species. End your half-day excursion with a trip to the delightful neighbourhood of Little India, where the scent of joss sticks, jasmine and spices will leave you feeling enchanted. From historic buildings, to towering skyscrapers, ancient spiritual spaces to colourful natural wonders, the vibrant diversity of Singapore will soon have you under its spell!
Meeting/pick-up point: Limited to hotels within City area.
Duration: 3.5 hours.
Start/opening time: Pick up at 9am or 2pm. Tour starts at 9.30am o 2.30pm.
Other: Fitness level required: Fit to walk. Parts of this tour are not suitable for people in wheelchairs, who may have to stay in the coach. For city tour with Spanish guide, please note that pick-up and drop-off service will be only available at Orchard Hotel, Mandarin Orchard Hotel, Park royal On Kitchener Road Hotel, Grand Rendezvous Hotel, Marina Mandarin Hotel, Furama City Center Hotel, Furama Riverfront Hotel and Festive Hotel (Sentosa).