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Singapore River Cruise

SGD 25
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40 min.
  • On this short yet sweet boat cruise, learn all about how Singapore went from being a small trading port to the advanced capital it is today
  • Equip yourself with knowledge on the trade history of the city as you cruise along the historic routes that the cargo bumboat's used to take
  • With the help of English audio-visual commentary, discover iconic landmarks such as Riverside Point, Parliament House, Asian Civilizations Museum, Merlion Park and more
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Yacht Cruise Seafarer's Powerboat Tour (Sentosa) - 1 Hour

SGD 39
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1 hr.
  • Enjoy great views of the Singapore skyline from the waters on this one-hour cruise speedboat experience.
  • Understand the historical ports and trade routes of Singapore with live commentary on Tara K.
  • Learn about the significance of the seafarer’s channel such as The Straits of Singapore, the Silk Road of the Sea, explorations made by Chinese voyager Long Ya Men, and the voyage of Sir Stamford Raffles.
  • Enjoy a complimentary tropical drink as you cruise to the peaceful and picturesque beaches of modern Sentosa.
  • Click stunning pictures of the remnants of the Forts built by the British in the area.
  • It's mandatory to pre-book your time slot at least 1 day in advance from this link before your visit.
  • No private celebrations such as Birthday or Marriage Proposal are permitted during the cruise.
  • Children aged 3 years and above are eligible for the experience.
  • Children under the age of 12 require a child ticket.
  • Adults aged 60 years and above are not permitted.
  • Guests must be fully vaccinated and must show their vaccination certificates.
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Singapore is one of the most luxurious and expensive tourist spots in the world. This island city-state, which is also a busy business center, is the perfect place to enjoy a leisurely holiday. From towering skyscrapers to breathtaking gardens and mouthwatering food to mesmerizing architecture, this city holds the key to all the fantasies of a tourist in one single destination. Notable for its environment-friendly programs, Singapore has consistently maintained its natural heritage and culture by working vigorously to keep it alive. Apart from the world-famous attractions in Singapore like the Universal Studio Singapore, Madame Tussauds, and Gardens by the Bay, a beautiful offbeat experience in Singapore is to take a river cruise. Learn all about getting your Singapore River Cruise tickets and what to expect.

Best Way To Purchase Singapore River Cruise Tickets

In the recent rise of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is highly recommended that you purchase your Singapore River Cruise tickets online before arriving at the venue to enjoy a contactless experience. This will save a considerable amount of your time and also reduce the chances of contact transmission. 

Purchasing tickets online also offers the following benefits:

  • Convenience: You can book online Singapore River Cruise tickets easily from the comfort of your home, without waiting in queues or having to search for the ticketing counter at the venue.
  • Advance Booking: The Singapore River Cruise is highly popular and tickets sell out quickly. By booking in advance, you can ensure your spot on the cruise on a date of your choosing.
  • Discounts: You can avail of exclusive discounts if you book your Singapore River Cruise Tickets online.

Plan Your Visit

Singapore River Cruise
The Island Cruise
Sindo Ferry Cruise

Timings for sailing on weekdays are between 8 AM and 10 PM, and on weekends and public holidays between 9 AM and 10 PM.

This 40-minute cruise covers Riverside Point, Parliament House, Asian Civilizations Museum, Merlion Park, and the Esplanade Theatres on the Bay. 

Your boarding point is at the Clarke Quay Jetty, Singapore, next to the Hooter's restaurant.

Timings for sailing on Weekdays are -

  • Marina South Pier: 10 AM, 11 AM & 2 PM
  • St John's Island: 10:45 AM, 2:45 PM, 3 PM & 5 PM
  • Kusu Island: 12:30 PM & 4 PM

Timings for Departure on Weekends & public holidays are:

  • Marina South Pier: 8:30 AM, 9 AM, 11 AM, 1 PM, 3 PM & 5 PM
  • St. John’s Island: 9:50 AM, 11:50 AM, 1:50 PM, 3:50 PM & 5:50 PM
  • Kusu Island: 10:15 AM, 12:15 PM, 2:15 PM, 4:15 PM & 6:15 PM

This is a round-trip cruise that takes you to both St. John’s and Kusu Islands. 

It is advisable to bring your own food and drinks with you as these islands do not have a lot of options on land.  

The cruise is only available on Saturday, Sunday, and public holidays at 12:10 PM.

It is closed on weekdays. 

The itinerary for this cruise is as follows- 

  • 12:10 PM: Start boarding at Harbourfront Centre (level 1)
  • 12:30 PM: Ferry departs from Harbourfront Centre Ferry Terminal
  • 1:15 PM: Arrive at St John's Island
  • 1:15 PM to 5:30 PM: Explore St John's Island and Lazarus Island
  • 5:45 PM: Depart from St John's Island
  • 5:45 PM to 6:15 PM: Enjoy the skyline along Marina South Coast
  • 6:15 PM to 6:40 PM: Sail pass Kusu Island (NO drop off)
  • 6:40 PM to 7:05 PM: Watch the sun fall behind the horizon
  • 7:15 PM: Arrive at Harbourfront Centre (end of tour)

This is a public transportation service so seating happens on first come first serve basis.

Singapore River Cruises: FAQs

Are Singapore River Cruises available post-COVID-19?

Yes, Singapore River Cruises are now open.

Is it safe to go on a Singapore River Cruise?

Yes, it is completely safe to go on a Singapore River Cruise. Singapore Tourism is following a strict COVID-19 safety regulation policy that ensures frequent sanitization and social distancing norms.

What safety measures are in place for a Singapore River Cruise?

The Singapore Tourism Board has levied several covid restrictions including getting a mandatory covid test done before boarding

Which Singapore River Cruise tickets are available?

You can purchase tickets to Sindo Ferry, River Cruise, or Island Cruise.

What is the cancelation policy for Singapore River Cruise?

All the Singapore river Cruises have a strict cancellation policy where the tickets cannot be canceled or amended. Only the Singapore Island Cruise has an extended validity that you can avail of.

What are Singapore River Cruise timings?

Your cruise timings vary for the type of cruise selected.

What is the best Singapore River Cruise for families?

Families will enjoy the 40-minute river cruise atop Singapore River, as it shows you the best sights of Singapore.

What is the best Singapore River Cruise for couples?

Couples will enjoy the Island Cruise as it takes you to beautiful locations with pristine, powdery sand and aquamarine waters, making for an incredible experience.