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Exploring a new city on your own has an adventurous edge to it. But if you’re craving an insider experience, consider having an expert tour guide show you around Singapore.

With these tours, you’ll get to see the sights of our beautiful city while whizzing around the city on wheels—here are some popular options to consider.

Landscape of Marina Bay in the day

Big Bus Singapore Hop-on Hop-off Tour
Tour operator: Singapore DUCKtours Pte Ltd
Open top red bus from DuckTours on the road with Marina Bay Sands in the background

Start with this classic open-top, double-decked bus tour!

Feel the wind in your hair on this classic open-top, double-decked bus tour as you snap Instagram-worthy shots of Singapore’s cityscape and explore some of its most iconic neighbourhoods

Routes include the Yellow Line— also the city route— which takes you through the heart of the city, with landmarks like Gardens by the Bay and the majestic Marina Bay Sands®.

There’s also the Red Line— or the heritage route— which will have you exploring the charming shophouses and cultural landmarks of neighbourhoods such as Chinatown, Little India, Kampong Gelam and Boat Quay.

If you’re looking to streamline your exploration, you may want to download the Big Bus interactive app, which allows you to keep track of bus arrival times.

City Sightseeing tour buses run from 9am-6pm daily, with each tour loop lasting approximately 45-60 minutes. Tickets start at S$37/adult.

For online bookings, find out more here or call +65 6338 6877.

FunVee tour
Tour operator: Citytours
Day view of a cable car from the Jewel Box at Mount Faber

Spend a day exploring Singapore from an open-top bus with the FunVee 1 Day Hopper Pass

Travel on the City Hopper for a taste of the city slicker life in Singapore, and experience the charms of the Central Business District, Orchard Road shopping belt and nightlife hub Clarke Quay.

Alternatively, opt for the Sentosa Hopper if you’re in the mood for sun, sand and sea. Stops along this route include Universal Studios Singapore and the cable car station at Mount Faber, where you can enjoy a scenic cable car ride to Sentosa.

There’s also the Marina Hopper that will take you along Marina Bay—perfect for snapping some gorgeous pictures of the Singapore skyline and its many iconic landmarks.

Duration of the FunVee tour varies. Tickets for cable car rides into Sentosa are not part of FunVee tour package.

For online bookings, find out more here or call +65 6738 3338.

Tour operator: Singapore DUCKtours Pte Ltd
An amphibious DUCKTours vehicle heading into the water for a tour

For a unique travel experience, opt for the DUCKtours ride. The vehicle of choice? Remodelled World War II Vietnamese war crafts, capable of travelling on land and sea!

Board a DUCK from the DUCK & HiPPO Hubs at Suntec City Mall, and take a spin around the Civic District, going by the Esplanade — Theatres on the Bay, the Fountain of Wealth, Merlion Park and more.

The DUCKtours ride starts its journey on land, before splashing down into the waters of Marina Bay to waddle up close to the skyscrapers of our city’s skyline.

For online bookings, find out more here or call +65 6338 6877.

Singapore Sidecars
Tour Operator: Triquetra
Happy motorists touring along Singapore.

If you’re looking to explore the city in style, consider signing up for a tour by Singapore Sidecars.

This enchanting experience will have you catching a ride from the sidecar of a vintage Vespa, soaking in the urban buzz and colourful sights of the Lion City.

If this is your first time in Singapore, we suggest signing up for the Singapore In A Nutshell tour—a balmy evening ride through the colourful districts of Chinatown, Little India and Kampong Gelam. If shopping’s on your to-do list, consider exploring Orchard Road on the Sidecars Design Orchard tour instead.

For online bookings, find out more here.

Trishaw Uncle Guided Tour
Tour Operator: Trishaw Uncle Pte Ltd

Embark on a jaunt through history with the Trishaw Uncle Guided Tour, an experience that’s bound to tickle the fancy of history buffs and lovers of culture.

Trishaws—or bicycles with sidecars—were a common sight in post-war Singapore, and this tour keeps the tradition alive, taking you through some of Singapore’s most iconic heritage precincts.

Discover the scent of spices and multi-hued sights of Little India, the lantern-bedecked byways of Chinatown and the golden-domed Sultan Mosque in Kampong Gelam. Regardless of the adventure you choose, this is bound to be a ride to remember.

For online bookings, find out more here or call +65 6337 7111.

Sentosa Segway Tour
Tour Operator: Gogreen Holdings Pte Ltd
All simles while riding on Segways along Sentosa.

One of Singapore’s most popular destinations, Sentosa is replete with unforgettable experiences, from the adrenaline-pumping rides at Resorts World™ Sentosa to the pristine white sands of its three beaches.

To explore this island resort in style, consider hopping on the Sentosa Segway Tour. This two-and-a-half-hour experience will have you cruising around the island on the back of a self-balancing transporter, as an experienced guide brings the island’s many stories to life.

Learn about the history of Fort Siloso and its role during World War II, admire the scenic Siloso and Palawan Beach, and visit the Southernmost point of Continental Asia.

Families should note that the tour has a minimum age requirement of 12 years old.

For online bookings, find out more here.

Marina Bay Night Tour
Tour Operator: Let’s Go Bike

Embark on a nocturnal adventure beneath the golden streetlights of the Lion City with the Marina Bay Night Tour by Let’s Go Bike.

This enchanting bicycle tour will have you exploring various districts around the city centre while enjoying the cool night breeze and the many charms of Singapore after dark.

Beginner cyclists needn’t fret, as the tour’s guides have planned the trip with with ease and accessibility in mind. Admire the grandeur of our National Stadium, the old-school architecture of the Fullerton Hotel, and the tranquillity of Marina Barrage.

Alternatively, tour operator Let’s Go Bike also conducts a whole range of other themed tours—from excursions into the city’s history to explorations of our city’s culinary culture. The latter’s a great way to have your cake and eat it too without having to fret about calorie counting.

Tour fees include bicycle, safety lights and a helmet, so all you’ll need to do is show up and have the time of your life!

For online bookings, find out more here or call +65 9004 4332.