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Explore Singapore and its magnificent gardens on a small group tour. Stay 8-nights centrally located in a 5-star hotel with the services of a Tour Manager and Botanical Guide during your stay. View complete itinerary

Trip code: BTSGF9
Duration: 9 days
Accommodation: Hotels offering superior comfort
Journey: Singapore Return
Meals included: 12

Itinerary

Day 1. Arrive Singapore

Be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. This evening, enjoy a Welcome Dinner at 6.30pm. There will also be a welcome lecture on Singapore’s ‘City within a Garden’ plan.
Stay: Eight Nights, Singapore, the luxurious 5-star Fairmont Hotel
  • Daily Meals Included:
  • • Dinner

Day 2. Gardens by the Bay

This morning explore Gardens by the Bay, a 101-hectare complex situated in the heart of Singapore’s Marina Bay. Costing $773 million to build, it houses over 250,000 rare plants. With eight sections, you will have time to explore the different areas, including the Flower Dome and the Cloud Forest, and learn about rare plants and their fast-disappearing environment.
  • Daily Meals Included:
  • • Breakfast

Day 3. Botanic Gardens & National Orchid Garden

This morning enjoy a guided tour of the Singapore Botanic Gardens and the National Orchid Garden. Wander through the virgin rainforest and take in the garden’s collection of 1,000 orchid species and 2,000 hybrids. This evening enjoy the light display at Gardens by the Bay.
  • Daily Meals Included:
  • • Breakfast

Day 4. Community Gardens and Raffles Hotel High Tea

Today you will visit some community gardens of platinum status, part of an innovative project which contributes to the unique green ambience of Singapore. There are more than 600 active gardening groups throughout Singapore. Later, visit the world famous Raffles Hotel for afternoon tea and to enjoy the gardens surrounding the iconic complex.
  • Daily Meals Included:
  • • Breakfast

Day 5. Singapore Garden Festival

This morning after breakfast, visit the Singapore Garden Festival. Here, 39 designers from 19 countries showcase their masterpieces. Festival highlights include Landscape and Fantasy Gardens; Singapore Orchid Show; Balcony Gardens; and Floral Windows to the World. Spend the day enjoying the many wonderful and fascinating displays on offer before enjoying dinner in Clarke Quay.
  • Daily Meals Included:
  • • Breakfast
  • • Dinner

Day 6. Sustainable Farm and Singapore Sightseeing

Join a tour to remember the lives lost in World War II including Kranji War Memorial site. Afterwards visit a local farm committed to sustainable practices in growing fruit and vegetables all within a stone’s throw from the city. Enjoy an authentic ‘farm to table’ lunch experience with the remainder of the afternoon at leisure.
  • Daily Meals Included:
  • • Breakfast
  • • Lunch

Day 7. The Istana

Visit the gardens of The Istana, the official residence and office of the President of Singapore. The Istana only opens five days a year to the public and is a vast parkland built on a former nutmeg plantation boasting a Japanese garden, spice terrace, spice garden and swan pond, to name a few areas worth exploring here. Escape the heat of the day and enjoy an afternoon at leisure.
  • Daily Meals Included:
  • • Breakfast

Day 8. Hort Park

Arrive at Hort Park this morning, a one-stop gardening resource centre to share best practices and showcase garden designs. Discover the green roof and green wall trials, indoor and outdoor garden displays. The butterfly garden is also well worth a visit.
  • Daily Meals Included:
  • • Breakfast
  • • Dinner

Day 9. Depart Singapore

After breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight. After check-in, be sure to spend time exploring the magnificent gardens located throughout the airport – with a special garden at each terminal.
  • Daily Meals Included:
  • • Breakfast

Trip Highlights

  • Learn about the fascinating city of Singapore from your local guide
  • Enjoy a full day at the Singapore Garden Festival
  • Explore the National Orchid and Botanic Gardens
  • Tour the award-winning Gardens by the Bay complex
  • Visit Singapore’s innovative Community Gardens project
  • Delight in a ‘farm to table’ lunch experience at a local sustainable farm
  • Enjoy High Tea at Raffles Hotel
  • Take the opportunity to visit Kranji War Memorial
  • Enjoy an evening light show at Gardens by the Bay at Supertree Grove
  • Explore Hort Park and its many display gardens
  • Walk the grounds of the President’s Palace, The Istana

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Included Experiences

  • All sightseeing as mentioned
  • Services of a Tour Manager and Botanical Guide
  • Airport transfers on first and last day, tipping and porterage
  • 8 nights in Singapore at the centrally located 5-star Fairmont Hotel
  • Entrance to Singapore Garden Festival
  • 12 Meals – 8 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch and 3 Dinners

Additional Information

Fitness Level

  • Medium – Involves walking on uneven surfaces for more than one hour, multiple two-night stays in one location with potential for unexpected changes to itineraries. A good degree of mobility is required.

Trip Notes

  • Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change
  • Due to the equatorial climate Singapore can be very hot and humid
  • Tour date subject to change upon confirmation of Singapore Garden Festival
  • Prices are for land only. Flights not included
  • Group Size - 25 to 30 guests

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