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Changi WWII War Trail Coach Tour

Highlights
  • This tour teaches the history of Japanese occupation of Singapore 
  • Skip the malls to learn about this somber event in Singapore’s history
  • Listen to a guide inject life into Singapore’s history
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Changi WWII War Trail Coach Tour
US$44 per adult
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All fees included
Weekday Afternoon Tour
2pm departure on Wednesday.
US$43.66 per adult
Saturday Morning Tour
10am departure on Saturdays
US$43.66 per adult
Overview
Take some time away from Singapore’s headlong rush into the future with a historical tour of its somber, but interesting past. Learn about the history of the Japanese occupation of Singapore during World War II, visiting former prisoner of war camps, landmarks, and memorials. Travel with a guide who narrates the history of this significant historical period, the context of which is easy to miss when traveling independently.
What to Expect
Make your way to the designated departure point at Pasir Ris MRT station, just outside exit B.

Meet your guide and travel by air-conditioned coach to Changi Museum and Chapel and the site of the old Changi prison. When the Japanese occupied Singapore during World War II, the site was a prisoner-of-war camp. Visit Johore Battery and Changi Beach.

Move to the Kranji War Cemetery, a hospital burial ground during the war that became the final resting place of thousands of Allied servicemen.

Make your last stop at The Cenotaph war memorial, dedicated to soldiers who died in both world wars, in Esplanade Park.
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1 - 5 of 20 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Highly recommend

This tour is a must for anyone visiting Singapore. My family including 2 teenage children all really enjoyed this tour. Shar was a fantastic guide and so knowledgeable. We all learnt so much. It was a real eye opener. I can not recommend this tour...More

1  Thank Karen F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
An enlightening afternoon

We were keen to learn about some of the history of the Japanese occupation of Singapore during World War two and were not disappointed. Our guide, Carol, shared a wealth of information and interesting stories that gave us a good insight into the terrible experiences...More

1  Thank JMH42
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Excellent value and informative

I thoroughly enjoyed this informative tour, Carol, our guide was very knowledgeable and pleasant to listen to. It gave a greater insight to the role of the allied forces here and their treatment by the Japanese. The stories of how the locals were treated were...More

Thank Rudge500
Reviewed 10 June 2018
Excellent

We went on this tour to gain an understanding of what my great uncles would have experienced whilst they were prisoners of war. This tour flew by it was neo interesting and informative about Changi and the invasion from the perspective of the armed forces...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 2 June 2018
Highly recommend!

I've been lucky to travel frequently to Singapore and visit many of the WWII sites on my own. With that background, I thought this tour - Life, Death and Remembrance - would be mostly review. No, the tour led by excellent guide Sharul, was full...More

4  Thank Europelover2014
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dbfact2
16 May 2018|
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Response from David A | Reviewed this property |
Hi - we were sTaying at Furama Riverside and booked through the in house tour company representative. We were collected at the hotel and returned to same. Regards.
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