We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Original Singapore Walks

100 Lorong 23 Geylang No 07-01, Singapore 388398, Singapore
+65 6325 1631
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Changi WWII War Trail and Museum Tour
More Info
and up
Singapore Battlebox and Fort Canning Hill Tour
More Info
and up
Singapore's Colonial District Walking Tour
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
The walks work on a simple principle: to bring people into places most other tours don't. Graveyards, smoke houses, wet markets, gun batteries, the city’s best-kept secret places. You name it, we have it. Since 2003, the Walks led by an eclectic bunch of researcher-guides have taken locals and travellers alike off the beaten track, and entertained with an endless store of anecdotes that reveal the true heart of the city. Pre-booking not necessary!
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“red lantern” (46 reviews)
“walking tours” (36 reviews)
“changi wwii” (28 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
100 Lorong 23 Geylang No 07-01, Singapore 388398, Singapore
+65 6325 1631
Write a Review
Reviews (428)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 416 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our walking tour of Little India today. Our guide Lye Nak was as described in the brochure. “Loves sharing meals and swapping stories”. Lye Nak was friendly, informative and fun. She made sure we sampled local fruits, foods and even a drink....More

Thank Marc K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Joanne led our small group on this walking tour (very little walking required) and her commentary and the commentary in the museum from the locals and military who lived through the Japanese occupation of Singapore brought history to life. As a Brit, my historical knowledge...More

Thank ChrissieFrance
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

I am a 3rd generation Singaporean and a history buff and went for the WW2 Changi Trails tour with my family and thoroughly enjoyed it! It was certainly an eye-opening tour and I was surprised to learn so many interesting facts about Singapore even though...More

Thank kavita7724
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We have completed a total of 5 of the walks with 4 different guides. Each time we were impressed with the professionalism of the set up, fascinated by the knowledge and insights we were presented with, appreciated the the friendliness of our hosts and always...More

Thank coffeenut64
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

This walking tour ... Of Graves, Guns and Battles ... was probably one of the most interesting and informative tours I have ever experienced. I was aware of the existence Fort Canning from my previous visits to Singapore but did not know about its historic...More

2  Thank Ross K
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

This tour combines the tour of the Battlebox at Fort Canning with a viewing of an old cemetery, a spice garden, canons and a variety of other sites within Fort Canning. Nancy our guide was a great host. So so knowledgable and in the 2...More

1  Thank tranzactnow
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Wina led the walking tour to kampung Glam, and she was so cheerful and informative. This was one of the best walking tours I've been on. Despite the heat, Wina kept the information light, kept us moving ( in the shade,) and had such a...More

2  Thank SydneyFamily2011
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Our tour guide Lye Nak was fantastic, she was very knowledgeable about Singapore history and our 2.5 hours just flew by!

Thank mlgo1303
Reviewed 6 June 2017

The Changi WW2 tour wasn't originally one of my 'must-do's' but ended up being one of the highlights of my trip to Singapore in February! Nancy, the guide, was absolutely excellent and I'd highly recommend the experience to anyone.

Thank Mark_Galloway
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Great way to discover Singapore. Went with different groups: with my teenage children, with my visiting parents, with friends. Every single one of us enjoyed it. Did the Chinatown tour twice and the Little India tour once. All tours were entertaining. Big bonus of the...More

Thank fspannen2017
Nearby Restaurants
No Signboard Seafood
604 reviews
.55 km away
Penang Food Restaurant
49 reviews
.29 km away
The Ranch
32 reviews
.33 km away
Wen Dao Shi
33 reviews
.51 km away
Nearby Attractions
Geylang Serai
99 reviews
.57 km away
Sri Shivan Temple
11 reviews
.82 km away
Paya Lebar Square Retail
12 reviews
1.27 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Sally F
19 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Tanya J | Reviewed this property |
It took us about three hours.
27 May 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from donna m | Reviewed this property |
While not a formal tour of the hotel we did walk through some of the public areas and hear some of the history of the hotel as part of the tour.