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HiPPO Bus Sightseeing Tour

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Address: 3 Temasek Boulevard #01-330 Suntec City Mall | Suntec City Convention Centre, Singapore 038983, Singapore
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Both a touring system and a transportation mode, City Sightseeing Singapore...

Both a touring system and a transportation mode, City Sightseeing Singapore links you to major sights, attractions and hotels in the city!The hop-on and hop-off system allows you to tour at your own leisurely pace. Spot an interesting place or sight? Simply hop off and walk around and you can continue the tour later by hopping on the next bus. With 1 bus arriving every 15-20 minutes,you'll always be on the move to discover the unique sights and culture of this lion city!

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City Sightseeing Singapore Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
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Hippo Tours - Must do on first day

I took hippo tour pass for one day and used Red, Yellow and Brown line. This covers most of the interesting areas of Singapore. Its Hop on Hop off bus with frequent service. I... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Vishal11718
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New Delhi, India

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New Delhi, India
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I took hippo tour pass for one day and used Red, Yellow and Brown line. This covers most of the interesting areas of Singapore. Its Hop on Hop off bus with frequent service. I suggest take hippo tour on day 1. Have a view of city and then on day 2 cover the areas you liked the most.

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a fantastic tour. It is a great relaxing way to see the whole city. There are 5 different coloured routes to choose from. You can hop on and off the bus as many times as you like. The buses are very regular so you never have to wait very long There is a headphone system you can link... More 

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Munich, Germany
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65 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great find. We went on all the different routes and had the chance to see the whole city easily. Warning 1 : the maps aren't that accurate - so finding the bus stops isn't always easy. Warning 2 : the easiest place to change lines is and the central point. Other areas where the bus stop is... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the red route first which was really interesting -saw the Indian, Muslim and Chinese cultures of the city. It's a great way to get an overview of the city to come back and explore if you don't want to hop on/off immediately. Later in the day we took the yellow route which was also good but not as... More 

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Hull
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84 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

These buses are set up on 5 different coloured routes and once you have purchased a ticket you can Hop on and off as many times as you want. There is a headphone system on all the buses and you can link into the headphone jacks next to the seats using the headphones you are given with your tickets. using... More 

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bought two 48 hour tickets on our first visit to Singapore, which cost just short of S$100. They stop at the public transport bus stops, but keep your "hippo" map, since you need to check the bus stop number in order to confirm that the particular stop is used by them - not all are. Other reviewers mentioned the unreliability/lateness,... More 

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1 Thank Manu S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

These buses are great if you want to get on one and ride all day, but like most people we wanted to get off. Well good luck finding the stops (they are not marked at the actual stops so unless you already have the hippo map you'll never know where they are!) and hope you're not in a rush as... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I will try to make this a balanced review rather than a rant, though I have not had a good experience with this company. My simple recommendation to others is that the SMRT and your legs represent a cheaper, faster and more flexible way of exploring the city. I would say that the tour is good value if you ride... More 

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Sydney
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After getting advice from our hotel we took a taxi to one of the stops. I rang the Hippo info line and they confirmed the stop number as there is no clear signage. We waved the driver down and he drove straight past. We then decided to walk to the next stop so we didn't have to sit for 25... More 

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Sydney
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122 reviews
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We took the Red Line and saw a good selection of the city sights. The commentary was helpful and knowledgable.

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