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Address: D'Centennial Building, 100 Lorong 23 Geylang, #07-01, Singapore 388398, Singapore
Phone Number: (65) 6325 1631
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description: The walks work on a simple principle: to bring people into places most...
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!
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Changi Prison Tour

We went on the prison tour with Wei Wei. She was a brilliant guide, so informative and compassionate. A heartbreaking place but amazing to see the resourcefulness and the resolve... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

We went on the prison tour with Wei Wei. She was a brilliant guide, so informative and compassionate. A heartbreaking place but amazing to see the resourcefulness and the resolve of the prisoners. Tour has the advantage of taking you to Changi beach and Johore Battery as well as the prison which you wouldn't necessarily be able to do on... More 

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Terrigal, Australia
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5 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

The walking tour of Kampong Glam (the Malay-Islamic Quarter) was great. It was easy walking and lasted almost 3 hours. No-one felt rushed and we had plenty of time to look into a number of local shops, the Sultan Mosque and a museum (former royal palace). Our guide was knowledgable and happy to chat with everyone and answer their questions.... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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35 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

I did the tour of Little India. Overall, definitely worth it. It was a nice combination of information, sights and experiences - hearing about the history of the area, seeing the wet market and a temple, and being given samples of various food items. As well, the guide Wina was very upbeat and friendly, full of energy and happy to... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Hi did a walking tour in March of Litle India ,the guide was called Liner she was excellent . The walk lasted two hours . The guide was informative and very helpful . She explained everything in detail and was very personable . I would reccomend the tour without reservation .

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Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

What a most incredible thought provoking tour. Our Guide Sha had a wealth of information which he imparted with such compassion. its certainly left me with a huge lump in my throat at the end of the day. A tour highly recommended.

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Greater Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

An excellent way to spend the afternoon; Lyenak was a well informed and engaging guide who both confirmed some of the facts round this tempestuous time while dispelling some of the myths. Despite having visited Singapore regularly, and read of the 1941/2 campaign there is really no substitute for visiting 'real' sites that the 'Journeys' group have obviously worked hard... More 

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Wiltshire, UK
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

With only 3 days in Singapore I went on 5 walks and learnt a great amount in a very enjoyable way. The guides were all knowledgeable and entertaining. These walks are good value for money.

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Toronto, Canada
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

I did both tours on the same day and both were highly enjoyable. The tours provided a perspective of the history and present state of Singapore that I would never have received in the short time that I was there. The red lantern tour especially was very enjoyable-- they organized a bus for us to take us from china town... More 

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Tweed Heads, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Myatt Husband and I did The Changi walk which consisted of a guided bus tour and walk through theChangi War spirited and prisoner of war museum. Shar was a wonderful guide and Rea lay brought it home home how much ours end suffered. Shar even got a copy off our friends record for us. I wouldhighly recommend this tour and... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

I did the Kampong Glam tour in March 2015 and thought it was brilliant. Our guide Lyenak was interesting and knowledgable and made the walk really fun. She was also more than happy to spend time with us afterwards having a drink and chatting which gave the whole thing a really personal touch. The tour itself was around the Bugis/... More 

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