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The Original Singapore Walks

#5 of 121 Tours in Singapore
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Address: 100 Lorong 23 Geylang No 07-01, Singapore 388398, Singapore
Phone Number: +65 6325 1631
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
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The walks work on a simple principle: to bring people into places most...

The walks work on a simple principle: to bring people into places most other tours don't. Graveyards, smoke houses, wet markets, gun batteries, the city’s best-kept secret places. You name it, we have it. Since 2003, the Walks led by an eclectic bunch of researcher-guides have taken locals and travellers alike off the beaten track, and entertained with an endless store of anecdotes that reveal the true heart of the city. Pre-booking not necessary!

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US$ 41.89*
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Changi WWII War Trail and Museum Tour
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Singapore 1942 Battlefield Tour
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Half-Day Singapore Battlebox and Fort Canning Hill Tour

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Of Graves, Guns & Battles Tour at Fort Canning

My husband and I had a wonderful time doing this tour of 2 1/2 hours in October, 2016. Our tour guide, Sharul, was very enthusiastic to show us around. Sharul's knowledge of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I had a wonderful time doing this tour of 2 1/2 hours in October, 2016. Our tour guide, Sharul, was very enthusiastic to show us around. Sharul's knowledge of Singapore's history and a smile that has never left his face has made this tour not only very enjoyable but also fun. We also had a surprise waiting... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Many thanks for a wonderful tour. Very easy to find the departure point for the tour. The tour itself was very well organised and the guide was very informative.Sharule was very passionate about his subject and his personal stories made the whole experience even more hearfelt. We visited the beach.. the gun emplacement and the Museum and we were given... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We heard about the tour through reviews and had been wanting to try it out. We met the guide Helena at Little India Station Exit E. Helena gave us a great overview of the area before bringing us through the colourful streets of Little India. One of the highlights of the walk was visiting Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple. We learn so... More 

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Enjoyed the tour with my husband and 5 year old daughter. Tour guide was very knowledgeable and helpful.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked to go on a 1/2 day tour to Changi Museum and Chapel, on the WWII Trail. Easy directions to get to the meeting point, at Exit B at Pasir Ris MRT Station. The guide for the day was Carol, and what a lovely lady she is, and so interesting and informative about the history of Singapore during WWII.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the WWII trail Through Fog and Fire with our guide Sharule. Highly, highly recommended! Really gave us a clear view of the strategies in play and why Singapore fell. The Kranji cemetery was beautiful and it was really interesting to hear the stories of a few war heroes buried there. Our guide was super knowledgable and passionate about... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Three years ago when we were last in Singapore we took the Time of Empire Walking Tour with this company and were very impressed. This time we took the Through Fog and Fire- the Battle for Singapore 1942 tour.I have to confess a longstanding interest in the subject, since my school days here. My wife had no such interest, but... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I attended the Sultans of Spice walk as I wanted to see a different side of Singapore. The walk was so interesting, taking in the fascinating Kampong Glam area of the city. We learnt about how the area became Arabic, how it was at the heart of the negotiations when the British bought the colony and about the history of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Wish I had of had more time to do some of the other tours as well. I did do the Arab Quarter tour with a positively charming guide called Wina. What a lovely , informative and very caring guide even taking everyone back to the station once the tour had ended. These tours are great for getting your bearings as... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We've travelled all over the world, from Europe to America, Australia and Asia, taking many walking tours along the way. I have to say this tour with Nancy was one of (if not) the best we've experienced! Nancy was so insightful, very knowledgable and extremely engaging throughout the entire period of the tour. She showed us history, passion, joy, laughter,... More 

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