Self-Guided Walks The Singapore Tourism board publishes a series of easy to read short guides called “Yours to Explore” which you can find at the tourism information centers. They cover Chinatown, Little India, Orchard Road and the Singapore River. Also available is “The Civic District Trail Guide” which covers Singapore’s colonial heritage.
Singapore Tourism Board Tourism Court 1 Orchard Spring Lane (opp Traders Hotel) Singapore 247729 Tel: + 65 6736 6622 Fax: + 65 6736 9423 24 hour Touristline 1800-736-2000 website: http://www.newasia-singapore.com/ Closed Saturday afternoon, Sunday and public holidays
Singapore Visitors Centre @ Suntec City 3 Temasek Boulevard #01-35 Suntec City mall Singapore Tel: 1800-332-5066 Open every day until 6.30pm
Singapore Visitors Centre @ Liang Court 177 River Valley Road 1F Liang Court Shopping Centre Singapore Tel: + 65 6336 2888 Open daily 10.30am-9.30pm
Singapore Visitors Centre @ Prinsep Place 44 Prinsep Street #01-01 Prinsep Place Singapore Tel: + 65 6336 3660 Open 11am -11pm closed Monday
Singapore Visitors Centre @ Chijmes 30 Victoria Street #01-20A Chijmes Singapore Tel: + 65 6338 2529 Open 10am-6pm closed Sunday
Singapore Visitors Centre @ Bencoolen 91 Bencoolen Street #01-09 Sunshine Plaza Singapore Tel: 1800-238-2388 Open daily 9.30am-7pm Office for Wheelpower rent-a-bike and tours
SIA Hop-On A tourist bus route which you can travel on all day, getting off and on at different stops around the city. Day passes can be purchased on the bus and there are discounts for Singapore Airlines passengers. More info at www.asiatours.com.sg
Singapore Explorer Red tram bus that travels a route between Orchard Road, Singapore River, Raffles Hotel and Marina area. One day tickets cost $14.90 (Adults), $9.90 (Children) and can be bought from the driver for unlimited rides and a riverboat tour. Tel: + 65 6339-6833
Registered Tourist Guides Association Tel 6339 2114
The following associations conduct guided tours of interesting aspects of Singapore. Some associations require that you be a member to join their tours but others do not.
American Women’s Association c/o The American Club 21 Scotts Road Singapore 228219 Tel: + 65 6734 4895 Fax: + 65 6733-6190 website http://www.awasingapore.org/
Australian and New Zealand Association (ANZA) 19 Tanglin Road #06-27 Tanglin Shopping Centre Singapore 247909 Tel: + 65 6733 1215 Fax: + 65 6735 9695 email [email protected] website: http://www.anza.org.sg/