13th WORLD CARGO SYMPOSIUM

Dear Delegates of WCS 2019

Tradewinds Tours and Travel, a member of the Singapore Airlines Group, is pleased to be the official ground partner for the World Cargo Symposium 2019 (WCS2019). We are here to help you make the most of your short stay in Singapore.


Hotel Accommodation, Seat-in-Coach Airport Transfers and Attractions
Already know what you need?

We offer a wide range of hotels with competitive rates for you to choose from. Delegates may also book airport transfers and/or purchase tickets to key attractions in Singapore.

To make your booking, please visit our website at wcs2019.ttthub.com


Customised Land Packages

If you can’t find what you are looking for at our website, we are also able to offer customised land packages - from hotels to private transfers to sightseeing tours.

Hotels

Aside from city hotels, you can also opt to stay at boutique hotels or heritage hotels. Just let us know what you require and we will do the rest.

Private Transfers

We have a fleet of vehicles from the normal sedans to limousines and coaches for large groups to help you get from one place to another conveniently. Cost will be advised after we know your requirements.

Sightseeing Tours

We also offer private tours for small or large groups on exclusive basis. You can either choose 1 of the 3 sample options below or contact us separately for other exciting options! Just let us know which day you require the tour for, and the number of participants (delegates’ family and friends are welcomed too!).

Tour 1 Singapore River + Ethnic Trails (SGD150 per person)

Duration: 5 hours

Tour starts with a visit to the Raffles landing site. This is the place where Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles, an agent of the British East India Company, is believed to have set foot on Singapore soil in January 1819. Visit the Asian Civilisation Museum, the first museum in the region to present a broad yet integrated perspective of pan-Asian cultures and civilization. Take a traditional bumboat to experience an intimate perspective of life along the Singapore River while enjoying a lively commentary on the history of the River. Visit Esplanade - Theatres on the Bay, located on 6 hectares of prime waterfront land by Marina Bay. Ride the traditional trishaw to Chinatown and drive to Joo Chiat, best known for its colourful rows of traditional Peranakan shop houses, dating back to the 1920s and 1930s, which line its narrow streets. Next, we will visit Rumah Bebe, a local heritage landmark that is dedicated to preserve the traditional arts and showcase the life of Peranakans.

Tour 2 Singapore Night Safari (SGD130 per person)

Duration: 5 hours

Opened in 1994, Night Safari is the world’s first safari park for nocturnal animals. Today, the award-winning park welcomes more than 1.1 million visitors a year. Unique experience of seeing over 2,500 animals in their naturalistic night-time habitats 10-time winner of best attraction category awarded by Singapore Tourism Board. Guided tram ride that takes you across 7 geographical zones of the world Asian Buffet Dinner at the Ulu Ulu Restaurant.

Tour 3 The Peranakan Experience (SGD120 per person)

Duration: 3.5 hours

Connect to Singapore’s history, from ancient Peranakan traditions through to colonial and present eras. At typical Peranakan home in a shophouse that has been passed down through generation.  Currently, it is owned and occupied by a Bebe, inside the house, filled with original furnishings and a remarkable display of decorative arts, visitors will learn about the Peranakans – explore their fascinating hybrid heritage of ancestral Chinese and Malay roots, their life-style and love for opulence.

You will be given the perspective which only a native Peranakan can provide. Come and find out how the beads are stitched, one by one, according to a design onto a canvas before it is crafted into beautiful shoes. Watch Bebe create her signature style beaded slipper-top before your eyes.

Try dressing up in nyonya attire, discover the versatile ways of tying a sarong and wearing an embroidered kebaya, securing the buttonless top with only a set of brooches.

At the conclusion of the tour, enjoy a light refreshment of home-brewed lemon-grass tea and taste delicate samples of nyonya savouries.

In the afternoon, enjoy a ‘Tok Panjang’ style of feast that is laid out on the long table to accommodate the kaleidoscope and magnitude of food specially prepared for special guest in Peranakan prestige family in the olden days.

Here, our team of chefs has selected two extensive tasting menus all laid out in a Tok Panjang style presented just for you. Enjoy your feast that include their signature soup and the chef’s dessert platter served with home brewed lemongrass tea infused with pandan.

Email us at Tradewinds_MICE@singaporeair.com.sg, with the email subject title “WCS 2019” to start planning for your Singapore holiday today!

 

 

 

 

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