Layover Tours

Singapore Changi Airport has many connecting flights from all over the world.

If you have between 4 to 6 hours between your arrival and departing fight, why not consider booking a Layover Tour to experience a piece of this amazing "Lion City" called Singapore. All layover tours are conducted by STGS Tours, a wholly-owned subisdary of the Society of Tourist Guides (Singapore). We guarantee that the tour guides we assign to you are 100% verified and licensed tour guides. Because your safety and peace-of-mind during your stay in Singapore is of our utmost concern.

Have a question you need help with? Contact Jean Wang via WHATSAPP at +(65)9060-6930 or E-MAIL: tours@societyoftouristguides.org.sg

Meet & Greet with Transfer for Arrival / Departure (Airport/Cruise/Hotel)

Experience stress free travel from and to Singapore Changi Airport. Sit back relax and enjoy your ride in an air-conditioned sedan for up to 4 passengers or an air-conditioned minivan for up to 6 passengers without worrying about taxi meters or getting lost. For arrival please provide us your flight details when you book, pay in advance and our drivers will welcome meet and welcome you at Singapore Changi Airport arrival hall. This private airport transfer service is available round the clock 7 days a week. Price is based on 4 to 6 passengers per vehicle.   Terms & Conditions We consider you have accepted our cancellation and refund policy upon accepting offer(s) from member(s) for guiding service(s) and/or tour package(s).  STGS Tours agree to refund you in accordance to terms stated below when you write in your cancellation request by emailing to pageaguide@societyoftouristguides.org.sg If cancellation email is successfully sent to us 48 hours prior to service request date, we will refund the full amount paid by the same payment arrangement approximately within 2 weeks, depending on your bank and/or credit card processing time. If cancellation email is successfully sent to us within 48 hours to service request date, we will refund 50% of amount paid, by the same payment arrangement approximately within 2 weeks, depending on your bank and/or credit card processing time. No refund will be made if cancellation email is received less than 24 hours from service request date. Inclusions One-way private transfer from airport to hotel OR hotel to airport Meet and greet services by English speaking representative Porterage of 1 piece standard size luggage + 1 piece hand carry per person Exclusions Gratuities (optional) Additional info Please advise if wheelchair assistance or infant seats are required when making the booking to ensure suitable vehicle and infant seats are available. Each traveller is allowed a maximum of 1 suitcase and 1 carry-on bag. Oversized or excessive luggage may have certain restrictions, please inquire prior to travel to confirm if your excess luggage is acceptable Price is per car/vehicle.

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Customized Tour Singapore (3 or 4 hrs for up to 10 pax)

Sometimes it is difficult to decide on what to see or do in cities like Singapore with endless possibilities.   Tell us what you like, be it photography, arts and culture, food, do what the locals do, sports or just sightseeing within the city and we will put together an itinerary as a customized guided tour by an experienced local tourist guides in SIngapore.  It’s your choice on what you want to do or visit and your choose of the tour duration but do note the minimum booking required are 4 hours per block. Just let us know where you are staying or arriving so that your private tour guide will meet you at your hotel, your cruise terminal or the airport.  Do note however, our tours are walking tours which means we will travel around Singapore using the world class MRT (subway) and bus systems to experience how locals travel. The costs of these are included in your tour price. Do let us know however if you require private transport before you book this tour and we will work out the extra cost for you separately.   Terms & Conditions By making a reservation with us, you are deemed to have read, understood and accepted our Terms and Conditions.   1) STGS Tours agree to refund you in accordance to terms stated below when you email your cancellation request to: pageaguide@societyoftouristguides.org.sg If request is received 48 hours prior to service date, refund will be in full amount paid by the same payment arrangement approximately within 2 weeks, depending on your bank and/or credit card processing time. If request is within 48 hours to service date, we will refund 50% of amount paid No refund, if request is less than 24 hours. 2) We will not be responsible for the loss, damage or theft of any item(s) belonging to a traveler throughout the duration of the Tour. 3) All travelers are strongly encouraged to obtain a comprehensive travel insurance policy to protect against unforeseen circumstances, injury, and medical emergencies. We shall not be responsible, under any circumstances, for any such matters. 4) Professional Ethics as part of our responsibility towards our customers, we strive to adopt fair and ethical business practices, as well as accurate marketing communications at all time. 5) Tour Fare Exclusions The Tour fare does not include, travel insurance, attractions tickets and or any personal expenses. Please check with us for general information regarding gratuities to drivers or local guides, as well as local tipping practices. 6) We may take photographs and videos of travelers participating in our Tours for our advertising and publicity materials (e.g. brochures, social media). If you do not wish us to use your photograph/video for advertising, please inform our crew.  7) We reserve the right to withdraw any itinerary or to decline or refuse any individual as a member of the Tour, if it appears to us, in our absolute discretion, that such individual is likely to endanger the health or safety, or impair the comfort and enjoyment of the other members of the Package Tour.

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Singapore City Tour

See the best of Singapore on this half day tour and experience the vibrancy of the Lion City. You get to choose on which must go highlights in Singapore city area such as Chinatown, Little India, Marina Bay and Singapore River with the various options available.   Travel like a local using Singapore’s public transport & taste Singapore local delights while your guide brings you around Singapore city to experience what is truly local with our very experienced local licensed tourist guide. Suitable for visitors first time to Singapore or the extra time to explore Singapore in a different manner other than merely sight seeing.    Terms & Conditions By making a reservation with us, you are deemed to have read, understood and accepted our Terms and Conditions.   1) STGS Tours agree to refund you in accordance to terms stated below when you email your cancellation request to: pageaguide@societyoftouristguides.org.sg If the request is received 48 hours prior to service date, the refund will be in full amount paid by the same payment arrangement approximately within 2 weeks, depending on your bank and/or credit card processing time. If the request is within 48 hours to service date, we will refund 50% of the amount paid No refund, if the request is less than 24 hours.   2) We will not be responsible for the loss, damage or theft of any item(s) belonging to a traveler throughout the duration of the Tour.   3) All travelers are strongly encouraged to obtain a comprehensive travel insurance policy to protect against unforeseen circumstances, injury, and medical emergencies. We shall not be responsible, under any circumstances, for any such matters.   4) Professional Ethics as part of our responsibility towards our customers, we strive to adopt fair and ethical business practices, as well as accurate marketing communications at all time.   5) Tour Fare Exclusions The Tour fare does not include, travel insurance, attractions tickets and or any personal expenses. Please check with us for general information regarding gratuities to drivers or local guides, as well as local tipping practices. 6) We may take photographs and videos of travelers participating in our Tours for our advertising and publicity materials (e.g. brochures, social media). If you do not wish us to use your photograph/video advertising, please inform our crew.    7) We reserve the right to withdraw any itinerary or to decline or refuse any individual as a member of the Tour, if it appears to us, in our absolute discretion, that such individual is likely to endanger the health or safety or impair the comfort and enjoyment of the other members of the Package Tour.

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Singapore River Then & Now

Singapore River is where the Malayan princes once sailed, and this is where the bullock carts plodded their way up and down each bank as the river found its way to the former rocky river mouth.  It is also the place whereby Singapore modern history starts with the arrival of British. Eventually Singapore River evolved to become the centre of trade, commerce and finance of the Island country. Skyscraper, shophouses and warehouses flourished along the river due to the proximity to trade since colonial era. You can also get to see the spectacular view of Marina Bay & take photos of the mythical creature “Merlion” on this trip.   Terms & Conditions By making a reservation with us, you are deemed to have read, understood and accepted our Terms and Conditions.   1) STGS Tours agree to refund you in accordance to terms stated below when you email your cancellation request to: pageaguide@societyoftouristguides.org.sg If request is received 48 hours prior to service date, refund will be in full amount paid by the same payment arrangement approximately within 2 weeks, depending on your bank and/or credit card processing time. If request is within 48 hours to service date, we will refund 50% of amount paid No refund, if request is less than 24 hours. 2) We will not be responsible for the loss, damage or theft of any item(s) belonging to a traveler throughout the duration of the Tour. 3) All travelers are strongly encouraged to obtain a comprehensive travel insurance policy to protect against unforeseen circumstances, injury, and medical emergencies. We shall not be responsible, under any circumstances, for any such matters. 4) Professional Ethics as part of our responsibility towards our customers, we strive to adopt fair and ethical business practices, as well as accurate marketing communications at all time. 5) Tour Fare Exclusions The Tour fare does not include, travel insurance, attractions tickets and or any personal expenses. Please check with us for general information regarding gratuities to drivers or local guides, as well as local tipping practices. 6) We may take photographs and videos of travelers participating in our Tours for our advertising and publicity materials (e.g. brochures, social media). If you do not wish us to use your photograph/video for advertising, please inform our crew.  7) We reserve the right to withdraw any itinerary or to decline or refuse any individual as a member of the Tour, if it appears to us, in our absolute discretion, that such individual is likely to endanger the health or safety, or impair the comfort and enjoyment of the other members of the Package Tour.

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Best of Singapore Street Food

Street Food is also known as hawker food in Singapore.  Like many other countries street food form a backbone of food culture that is only identified by the people’s heart.   This tour, we bring you on a 4 hour eating spree to 4 locations to taste some of Singapore’s street foods. Our Licensed Food Guide will also explain the food cooking process, historical background, the surrounding areas and stories and most important have a great time!   Do let the guides know in advance if you have any special dietary requirement and/or allergy before the tour start.    Terms & Conditions By making a reservation with us, you are deemed to have read, understood and accepted our Terms and Conditions.   1) STGS Tours agree to refund you in accordance to terms stated below when you email your cancellation request to: pageaguide@societyoftouristguides.org.sg If request is received 48 hours prior to service date, refund will be in full amount paid by the same payment arrangement approximately within 2 weeks, depending on your bank and/or credit card processing time. If request is within 48 hours to service date, we will refund 50% of amount paid No refund, if request is less than 24 hours. 2) We will not be responsible for the loss, damage or theft of any item(s) belonging to a traveler throughout the duration of the Tour. 3) All travelers are strongly encouraged to obtain a comprehensive travel insurance policy to protect against unforeseen circumstances, injury, and medical emergencies. We shall not be responsible, under any circumstances, for any such matters. 4) Professional Ethics as part of our responsibility towards our customers, we strive to adopt fair and ethical business practices, as well as accurate marketing communications at all time. 5) Tour Fare Exclusions The Tour fare does not include, travel insurance, attractions tickets and or any personal expenses. Please check with us for general information regarding gratuities to drivers or local guides, as well as local tipping practices. 6) We may take photographs and videos of travelers participating in our Tours for our advertising and publicity materials (e.g. brochures, social media). If you do not wish us to use your photograph/video for advertising, please inform our crew.  7) We reserve the right to withdraw any itinerary or to decline or refuse any individual as a member of the Tour, if it appears to us, in our absolute discretion, that such individual is likely to endanger the health or safety, or impair the comfort and enjoyment of the other members of the Package Tour.

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Discover Little India

Serangoon is also known as Little India of Singapore, learn how this name comes about from our experienced local guide.   Walk down memory lane by visiting various conserved buildings and learn about their stories. Have a taste of Indian food by visiting a local market, get yourself a spice tea or snacks and understand about commonly used spices.   Experience Indian Arts and Culture by visiting various stores selling unique Indian costume, jewellery and hand painting known as Hanna. You will also visit the temples & learn about Hinduism influence on Singaporean lifestyle too.       Terms & Conditions By making a reservation with us, you are deemed to have read, understood and accepted our Terms and Conditions.     1) STGS Tours agree to refund you in accordance to terms stated below when you email your cancellation request to: pageaguide@societyoftouristguides.org.sg If request is received 48 hours prior to service date, refund will be in full amount paid by the same payment arrangement approximately within 2 weeks, depending on your bank and/or credit card processing time. If request is within 48 hours to service date, we will refund 50% of amount paid No refund, if request is less than 24 hours. 2) We will not be responsible for the loss, damage or theft of any item(s) belonging to a traveler throughout the duration of the Tour.   3) All travelers are strongly encouraged to obtain a comprehensive travel insurance policy to protect against unforeseen circumstances, injury, and medical emergencies. We shall not be responsible, under any circumstances, for any such matters.   4) Professional Ethics as part of our responsibility towards our customers, we strive to adopt fair and ethical business practices, as well as accurate marketing communications at all time.   5) Tour Fare Exclusions The Tour fare does not include, travel insurance, attractions tickets and or any personal expenses. Please check with us for general information regarding gratuities to drivers or local guides, as well as local tipping practices.   6) We may take photographs and videos of travelers participating in our Tours for our advertising and publicity materials (e.g. brochures, social media). If you do not wish us to use your photograph/video for advertising, please inform our crew.    7) We reserve the right to withdraw any itinerary or to decline or refuse any individual as a member of the Tour, if it appears to us, in our absolute discretion, that such individual is likely to endanger the health or safety, or impair the comfort and enjoyment of the other members of the Package Tour.

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Fascinating Chinatown

Chinatowns are relatively common in many cities around the world each with their own stories. Learn how Chinatown of Singapore, also known as “牛车水 - Niu Che Shui meaning Bullock-Cart-Water evolved with the influence from other ethnic groups that stayed in this predominantly Chinese community to create a unique landscape.   Learn about life back then and now through stories, buildings, culture and tradition that are still kept alive by the very people who live, work and play on its streets. Come experience Fascinating Chinatown through this 1.5 hours tours   Terms & Conditions By making a reservation with us, you are deemed to have read, understood and accepted our Terms and Conditions.     1) STGS Tours agree to refund you in accordance to terms stated below when you email your cancellation request to: pageaguide@societyoftouristguides.org.sg If request is received 48 hours prior to service date, refund will be in full amount paid by the same payment arrangement approximately within 2 weeks, depending on your bank and/or credit card processing time. If request is within 48 hours to service date, we will refund 50% of amount paid No refund, if request is less than 24 hours.   2) We will not be responsible for the loss, damage or theft of any item(s) belonging to a traveler throughout the duration of the Tour.   3) All travelers are strongly encouraged to obtain a comprehensive travel insurance policy to protect against unforeseen circumstances, injury, and medical emergencies. We shall not be responsible, under any circumstances, for any such matters.   4) Professional Ethics as part of our responsibility towards our customers, we strive to adopt fair and ethical business practices, as well as accurate marketing communications at all time.   5) Tour Fare Exclusions The Tour fare does not include, travel insurance, attractions tickets and or any personal expenses. Please check with us for general information regarding gratuities to drivers or local guides, as well as local tipping practices. 6) We may take photographs and videos of travelers participating in our Tours for our advertising and publicity materials (e.g. brochures, social media). If you do not wish us to use your photograph/video for advertising, please inform our crew.    7) We reserve the right to withdraw any itinerary or to decline or refuse any individual as a member of the Tour, if it appears to us, in our absolute discretion, that such individual is likely to endanger the health or safety, or impair the comfort and enjoyment of the other members of the Package Tour.

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Of Saris and Curries in Little India

Join us to experience Little India during Pongal, a festive celebrated mostly in South India over four days, by farmers who give thanks to 'Surya', the Sun God and giver of life, for the blessings of a rich harvest.  Start at Bukit Timah, the tree- lined outskirts of Singapore’s Central Business District & discover the heartlands of Singapore with its distinctive cacophony of sounds and multitude of colours and smells. Understand the varied curries cooked in different styles by the local ethnic groups: Chinese, Malay, and Southern Indian in the local wet market.  Observe the rites in a Hindu temple and the fascinating stories behind the favourite festivals celebrated here. Learn about the various traditional costumes and you may be inspired to learn how to wear a sari. Nothing beats the heat better than to down a refreshing yoghurt drink called lassi. Other choices include teh tarik – or “pulled tea” and masala tea, tea boiled with spices. Feel free to ask your guide about the intricate architectural features and symbols found in the conserved shophouses located in Little India   Terms & Conditions By making a reservation with us, you are deemed to have read, understood and accepted our Terms and Conditions.   1) STGS Tours agree to refund you in accordance to terms stated below when you email your cancellation request to: pageaguide@societyoftouristguides.org.sg If request is received 48 hours prior to service date, refund will be in full amount paid by the same payment arrangement approximately within 2 weeks, depending on your bank and/or credit card processing time. If request is within 48 hours to service date, we will refund 50% of amount paid No refund, if request is less than 24 hours. 2) We will not be responsible for the loss, damage or theft of any item(s) belonging to a traveler throughout the duration of the Tour. 3) All travelers are strongly encouraged to obtain a comprehensive travel insurance policy to protect against unforeseen circumstances, injury, and medical emergencies. We shall not be responsible, under any circumstances, for any such matters. 4) Professional Ethics as part of our responsibility towards our customers, we strive to adopt fair and ethical business practices, as well as accurate marketing communications at all time. 5) Tour Fare Exclusions The Tour fare does not include, travel insurance, attractions tickets and or any personal expenses. Please check with us for general information regarding gratuities to drivers or local guides, as well as local tipping practices. 6) We may take photographs and videos of travelers participating in our Tours for our advertising and publicity materials (e.g. brochures, social media). If you do not wish us to use your photograph/video for advertising, please inform our crew.  7) We reserve the right to withdraw any itinerary or to decline or refuse any individual as a member of the Tour, if it appears to us, in our absolute discretion, that such individual is likely to endanger the health or safety, or impair the comfort and enjoyment of the other members of the Package Tour.

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The Pioneers of Bugis

Explore Bugis streets with our experienced local guide to know the history and development of this precinct and witness how this early downtown evolved from coastal area to inland area. Learn how the various streets are name, visit the clans to understand how the Hainanese settle into this initial Malay settlement. Get to taste local snacks in this area and learn how people used to live in this place. Visit one of Singapore oldest hotel and tallest hotel      Terms & Conditions By making a reservation with us, you are deemed to have read, understood and accepted our Terms and Conditions.   1) STGS Tours agree to refund you in accordance to terms stated below when you email your cancellation request to: pageaguide@societyoftouristguides.org.sg If request is received 48 hours prior to service date, refund will be in full amount paid by the same payment arrangement approximately within 2 weeks, depending on your bank and/or credit card processing time. If request is within 48 hours to service date, we will refund 50% of amount paid No refund, if request is less than 24 hours. 2) We will not be responsible for the loss, damage or theft of any item(s) belonging to a traveler throughout the duration of the Tour. 3) All travelers are strongly encouraged to obtain a comprehensive travel insurance policy to protect against unforeseen circumstances, injury, and medical emergencies. We shall not be responsible, under any circumstances, for any such matters. 4) Professional Ethics as part of our responsibility towards our customers, we strive to adopt fair and ethical business practices, as well as accurate marketing communications at all time. 5) Tour Fare Exclusions The Tour fare does not include, travel insurance, attractions tickets and or any personal expenses. Please check with us for general information regarding gratuities to drivers or local guides, as well as local tipping practices. 6) We may take photographs and videos of travelers participating in our Tours for our advertising and publicity materials (e.g. brochures, social media). If you do not wish us to use your photograph/video for advertising, please inform our crew.  7) We reserve the right to withdraw any itinerary or to decline or refuse any individual as a member of the Tour, if it appears to us, in our absolute discretion, that such individual is likely to endanger the health or safety, or impair the comfort and enjoyment of the other members of the Package Tour.

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