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Itinerary
Make your way to the designated departure point at Pasir Ris MRT station, just outside exit B.

Meet your guide and travel by air-conditioned coach to Changi Museum and Chapel and the site of the old Changi prison. When the Japanese occupied Singapore during World War II, the site was a prisoner-of-war camp. Visit Johore Battery and Changi Beach.

Move to the Kranji War Cemetery, a hospital burial ground during the war that became the final resting place of thousands of Allied servicemen.

Make your last stop at The Cenotaph war memorial, dedicated to soldiers who died in both world wars, in Esplanade Park.
Locations visited
The Changi Museum
Changi Beach
The Original Singapore Walks
Overview
Take some time away from Singapore’s headlong rush into the future with a historical tour of its somber, but interesting past. Learn about the history of the Japanese occupation of Singapore during World War II, visiting former prisoner of war camps, landmarks, and memorials. Travel with a guide who narrates the history of this significant historical period, the context of which is easy to miss when traveling independently.
Highlights
  • This tour teaches the history of Japanese occupation of Singapore 
  • Skip the malls to learn about this somber event in Singapore’s history
  • Listen to a guide inject life into Singapore’s history
  • Travel in an air-conditioned coach, convenient on hot, humid days
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Reviewed 2 days ago
Amazing Tour

This was the first tour we went on and it was a great way to learn all about the history of Singapore. Our Guide Carol was superb. Bus driver Mike was real good too. Both very friendly and welcoming. What Carol does not know about...More

Thank Fraser1793
Reviewed 6 days ago
Absolutely superb

We booked on for the Changi WWII tour initially before travelling out to Singapore, mainly for the F1 race but we wanted to see the local area and being interested in military history this was perfect for when nothing was happening with the F1. Our...More

Thank AntFrench
Reviewed 1 week ago
Lots to see and learn

Good instructions from the operator as to how to find the tour starting place. First stop was at Changi chapel - actually a recreation as original is in Canberra. The museum was closed for renovations and obviously Changi prison is still in use so you...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 1 week ago
Interesting & enjoyable tour

Good value tour of around 4 hours duration. Saw several sights, including Kranji War Cemetary, the Jahore Battery monster gun and Changi Chapel, finishing at the Cenotaph. Our guide Joo Ling was very informative, explaining the significant events in Singapore in World War 2 as...More

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 1 week ago
Reasonable

The guide we had was very good in giving an account of life prior to WWII as well as under Japanese occupation, adding some experiences of her family. So a shout out to Joanne for her experience and ability. Unfortunately there wasn’t much to see...More

Thank Kevin R
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Response from David A | Reviewed this property |
Hi - we were sTaying at Furama Riverside and booked through the in house tour company representative. We were collected at the hotel and returned to same. Regards.
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