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Singapore Battlebox and Fort Canning Hill Tour

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The Battlebox
2 Cox Terrace, Singapore 179622Start your tour at the Battlebox Visitor Centre (2 Cox Terrace, Singapore 179622, Fort Canning Park)
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  • 1
    Fort Canning Park
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Keramat Sultan Iskandar Shah
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Battlebox
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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You'll return to the starting point
Highlights
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    The Battlebox, 2 Cox Terrace, Singapore 179622
    Departure Time
    2:00 PM
    Duration
    2h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • English speaking licensed guide
    • Get admission to Battlebox
    • Bottled water
    • Entry/Admission - Fort Canning Park
    • Entry/Admission - Keramat Sultan Iskandar Shah
    • Entry/Admission - Battlebox
    Exclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Food and drinks
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Operates in all weather conditions; please dress appropriately
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes in advance
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Walkers are advised to wear comfortable shoes, bring an umbrella or poncho, and a bottle of water
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    I really enjoyed this walking tour around Fort Canning Park and the Battlebox. It packs 700 years of history into a couple of hours, including a focused look at the events of WW2 from within the Battlebox itself. Spending time learning about the history of the wider site (and
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    Had booked for this tour a couple of months beforehand (together with the 'Changi Coach Tour'), as this extended tour was only run a couple of times a week and I wanted to ensure a place. Whilst my history interest is primarily WW2 (and hence the Battlebox part of the tour
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    This tour covered the early Malay history of Singapore through the hill as the seat of the rulers’ & it’s ongoing significance as an early historical site. Our guide; Wei Wei; walked us through the historical development of the site from this early period through the early
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    Oui oui! Thank you for taking us through the story of Singapore which all has ramifications on Fort Canning Hill. Your explanations were clear and well illustrated with pass around pictures. The tour of The Battlebox portrayed a very sad time for Singapore authoritavely and
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    We enjoyed the tour of Fort Canning and the Battlebox. Helena was an excellent guide who mixed history with stories we could relate to. We could have spent longer in the Battlebox, and liked the mix of video footage with the knowledge of the guide.
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    By: The Original Singapore Walks
    David-of-Lytham
    Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
    72
    Interesting and moving tour
    The tour was very informative and interesting giving a concise insight into the Japanese invasion and subsequent
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    Jodie S
    32
    Nancy was great
    My partner and I went on the Journey to Hell tour with Nancy and it was great! We didn't really know what we were
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    Jessica M
    21
    Comprehensive and knowledge-rich tour
    We had the 'Dragon' lady lead this tour! Thoroughly pleasant, amiable and very very knowledgable. The best part
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    Peter Craggs
    Guildford, United Kingdom
    41
    Really great tour
    This was an excellent tour for those interested in the WWII history of Singapore. It complements a visit to the
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    Andy R
    Market Harborough, United Kingdom
    51
    Emotional Tour
    Great tour and fantastic tour guides. We had Joanne who was excellent, stories told of what happened during and
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    Valerie E
    Palm Coast, Florida
    30
    Enjoy Helena and learn about Chinatown
    What a wonderful way to learn about the history and culture of Chinatown and how it relates to the Singapore of
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    Piaindc
    Washington DC, District of Columbia
    3319
    Highly recommended
    Very good tour with lots of interesting information about Singapore, its history and people. Helen was a fantastic
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    Tom and BJ K
    Ely, Minnesota
    139
    Excellent tours!
    We recently were in Singapore looking for some unique things to do. We had two mornings to fill, and I read some
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    Sarah G
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    368
    Thoroughly enjoyable!
    I really enjoyed this walking tour around Fort Canning Park and the Battlebox. It packs 700 years of history into
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    Cosmopolitan776167
    74
    An interesting site of historical importance.
    Had booked for this tour a couple of months beforehand (together with the 'Changi Coach Tour'), as this extended
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