Singapore tour packages are the best way to explore Singapore. But, what if you are in Singapore for just few hours? From modern world distractions to cultural attractions, the city of Singapore offers a wide range of experiences for every traveller. This island-city features a rich selection of dining, entertainment, activities and shopping. Giving a glimpse of the city under one roof is the Changi International Airport. Passengers are spoilt for choice when it comes to spending your time in between your flights at the airport.
Apart from indulging in activities at the airport, you can also opt for a free Singapore city tour. Yes! A free tour of the Lion City! Under the Visa Free Transit Facility (VFTF), Indian passport holders can transit through Singapore for up to 96 hours (one time only) on either outbound or return leg of the same journey. Transit passengers holding two separate tickets can transit without a Singapore visa, except when arriving or departing on a budget carrier.
All you need is at least 4 hours from the tour start time to your next departure flight from Changi Airport. Just register yourself for this tour at least 1 hour prior to the start of the tour.
You can register for this tour at Terminal 2 or Terminal 3 and approach the airport staff with your passport and boarding pass. Please note that eligibility to participate in this free tour is subject to visa entry requirements stipulated by the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority of Singapore.
Depending on your flight transit duration and time, you can opt for either Heritage tour or City Lights Tour.
Heritage tour of Singapore:
There are four departures in Heritage Tour starting from 09:00am till 04:00pm. The two hours free city tour of Singapore will showcase Singapore Flyer, Gardens by the Bay, Marina Bay Sands (MBS), The Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay, The Merlion Park, Colonial District, Chinatown, Little India and the Central Business District. Being the tiny island city, it is easier to explore the top landmarks of Singapore in just two hours.
City Light Tour of Singapore:
With just one departure at 06:30 pm, you have to register for this tour before 05:30 pm while your flight departure should be after 11:00 pm. In this tour, you will come across the night beauty of Singapore city. This tour will get to close to Marina Bay Waterfront Promenade, Marina Bay Financial Centre, Bugis Village and Raffles Hotel. Though the number of attractions is less in this tour, it will surely keep you glued to the beauty of this city at night.
Singapore tour packages given above are surely a hit between travellers who are waiting at the airport for a long stopover.