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Singapore Half-Day City Tour

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Join this trail and explore the history, culture and lifestyles of multi-racial Singapore. You get to visit The Merlion, Singapore Botanic Gardens, the National Orchid Garden, Chinatown and Little India. (German Speaking tour option available)
You'll start at
Gardens by the Bay
Or, you can also get picked up
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  • 1
    Little India
    Stop: 20 minutes -
  • 2
    Merlion Park
    Stop: 20 minutes -
  • 3
    Stop: 20 minutes -
  • 4
    National Orchid Garden
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
You'll end at
National Parks Board
1 Cluny Rd, Singapore Botanic Gardens, Singapore 259569
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  • Half-day sightseeing tour introduces travelers short on time to the city
  • Make stops at Little India, Chinatown, and Singapore Botanic Gardens
  • Includes access to the Singapore Botanic Gardens’ National Orchid Garden
  • Hassle-free, round-trip transportation from your hotel
What to Expect
After pickup from your hotel, begin the tour by making a journey to Little India. From there, drive to the mouth of the Singapore River, where you can take photos of the river and the Merlion statue, a national icon representing Singapore’s humble beginnings. Drive past the Financial District to Chinatown, and learn about Singapore’s largest ethnic group and stop at one of the city’s oldest Hindu temples. Your last destination is Singapore Botanic Gardens, where you can visit the National Orchid Garden, home to tens of thousands of orchid flowers. The tour ends with a drop-off at your hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Gardens by the Bay, 18 Marina Gardens Dr, Singapore 018953

Traveler pickup is offered
*If you staying at Marina Bay Sands Hotel, Kindly be at the Tower 1, basement 1, coach terminal for pick up service.
Return Details
National Parks Board, 1 Cluny Rd, Singapore Botanic Gardens, Singapore 259569
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • National Park fees
  • Driver/guide
  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
  • Entry/Admission - National Orchid Garden
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Walking is involved
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • Tour Duration includes traveling time to and from the attractions
  • Depending on the traffic conditions, duration of tour may vary
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Popular mentions
This is a perfect trip if you just want to get your bearings of the city and a little snippet of the main areas of Little India, Chinatown, Botanic Gardens etc. If you are someone who likes to spend time and not feel rushed then this isn’t the trip for you. For us as a young
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That's the glimpse of what you can explore in this city. You'll get a chance to visit the most famous places of Singapore in just 2 hours.
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Excellent tour around the city especially in Jewel Changi airport, in Merlion Park viewing Marina Bay Sands and Esplanade theater then touring around the Lucky Plaza mall for buying 'pasalubongs'. Very nice time to remember. Very clean and safe city without traffic.
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A lovely half day trip - very well organised and a good taster, Especially loved the Botanic Gardens
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Thoroughly enjoyed our half day Singapore tour. Very friendly courteous tour director and driver and very informative tour. Great value for money. Would thoroughly recommend.
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Key Details
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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