You will be picked up from your hotel in Singapore and taken in an air-conditioned coach for a sightseeing tour in the footsteps of Raffles. An English-speaking guide will accompany you on this tour.
This tour starts from where it all began – at the Raffles Landing Site, where Sir Stamford Raffles is believed to have first stepped ashore in 1819.
Visit an exhibition that traces the history of the Singapore River.
The next stop is at the world-famous Raffles Hotel, which used to be the watering-hole for the high-society in the 1800s. Here enjoy either an afternoon tea buffet with English/local delicacies or light refreshments.
Afternoon Tea Buffet: Buffet with a whole spread of Western and Local delights.
Download the Afternoon Tea Buffet Menu
Cake Tea Set: Piece of Chocolate Banana Cake with a cup of tea or coffee
Note: The Cake in the Cake Set can be changed according to availability of fresh produce or seasonal delights. Afternoon Tea Buffet items are also subject to changes.
Proceed towards the pier from where you will board a bumboat and cruise along the historic Singapore River. Disembark at Clarke Quay, a riverside festival village where you will get to visit the Pewter Gallery to discover the history of pewter and role of tin in the development of Singapore as a trading port. Be entertained by a demonstration on pewter-smithing.
At the end of the tour, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Singapore after approximately 4-5 hours.