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Cruising since 1987. For more than a decade and a half, bumboats have been plying the Singapore River. The story of Singapore River Cruise begins in 1987. The "Clean Rivers Campaign" of 1983 saw the relocation of bumboats to Pasir Panjang. The...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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3 River Valley Road Clarke Quay | BayFront South, Singapore 179019, Singapore
The Quays
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+65 6336 6111
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A 40 minute boat trip along the river is good value, with audio telling you the history and significance of the various heritage sites(and new sites)is very informative and gives you orientation on what is on offer along the river. It only cost SD$25

Thank Marty L
Reviewed 5 days ago

After leaving Gardens of the bay to cruise the river at night was a high light of our visit, knowledge of surroundings and scenic sights were great. a must do.

Thank russelln07
Reviewed 5 days ago

We booked tickets for this river cruise - and it was well worth doing it. The crew on the boat were really friendly, helpful and polite. They took several photos of us - posing us for different effects with the buildings. I would really recommend...More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 6 days ago

We took this trip early in the morning to avoid crowds, but could be taken any time and especially at night to enjoy the sights of down town and Marina Bay areas. Can get off at any of the stops but the entire journey is...More

Thank Neil D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this interesting boat trip around Marina Bay and up the river. Beautiful bridges, interesting quays bustling with restaurants and cafes.

Thank I H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our cruise from Clarke Quay, down the river and around Marina Bay before returning upriver. Friendly boat staff offered to take plenty of pictures of us in various locations. Probably most famously in front of the Marina Bay Sands Hotel. Buy tickets online...More

3  Thank Neil9877
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you tought to do a nice river cruise? be warned! We bought our tickets an were asked to take place behind "the wire" When a boat arrived, the a tourguide appeared( without a group)10 minutes later a group arrived, his group proceded to board....More

1  Thank dennis d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went around dusk and thoroughly enjoyed the gentle boat ride on Singapore river. It is much like any other tour with commentary running but it provides a different way of seeing the city. The staff are friendly as well. I thought it was worth...More

Thank neels80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant but expensive...$25 per person for a 40 min cruise and pre-recorded audio. The audio was OK...not particularly engaging eg. No amusing stories or similar like some tours we have had at home or in Europe. If you want to take photos, try to get...More

1  Thank NotMolly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely way from our hotel at Robertson Quay to tak in th sights right dawn to Marina Bay Sands then a lovely walk round the marina. Our guide was so informative and took wonderful pictures for my husband and I. Would definitely recommend this.

Thank Eleanor B
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The Quays
From Marina Bay, a walk along Singapore River will
take you through the three Quays of the city, each
offering a very different atmosphere. Boat Quay
features historical sites and a buzzing riverfront
vibe. Clarke Quay caters to the party crowd, while
Robertson Quay appeals to the leisurely wanderer.
Weekends at Robertson Quay and Martin Road also give a
peek into the lives of expats in Singapore, as the
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B0ngtraveller2012
28 September 2018|
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Response from Suzanne S | Reviewed this property |
$25 covers the complete round trip
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Shah F
28 September 2018|
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Response from 737fannyl | Reviewed this property |
If i remember correctly, they are quite frequent on the travel time. You can give them a call on the day itself! tel:(65)63366111.
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snowprincejuneau
12 September 2018|
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Response from Wendy T | Reviewed this property |
Getting over into the boat would be cautious. They help handing you over onto the boat. And it rocks at times. You would need to assess your position and what they have available.
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