MPA Virtual Tours

Singapore Maritime Trial 1: Our Heritage
Discover the interesting history behind the iconic landmarks rooted in Singapore’s maritime heritage.

Visit the first infrastructures installed to support Singapore’s port and sea trade in the 19th century and locate the various landing points, control towers and lighthouses that served generations of seafarers, traders and administrators in keeping Singapore’s harbour growing and thriving in its many maritime activities.

MPA Learning Journeys: Sea Tour
As one of the world’s busiest ports, Singapore’s waters are always bustling with activity.

Catch a glimpse of life at sea on this nautical journey alongside a wide variety of offshore vessels, tankers and carriers traversing the busy Singapore Strait. Observe the operations of Singapore’s busy port terminals, and navigate like a seafarer past the many different islands surrounding Singapore mainland, with an eye on a variety of aids to navigation such as buoys and markers that keep marine traffic smooth-sailing and safe.

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MPA Virtual Tours

Singapore Maritime Trail 1: Our Heritage
12 & 26 September 2020, 10.30am – 11.30am

MPA Learning Journeys: Sea Tour
24 October & 7 November 2020, 10.30am – 11.30am

Online Event

Public, registration required


About the Organizer

The Maritime Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) is a statutory board under the Ministry of Transport of the Government of Singapore. As Port Authority, MPA regulates and manages port and marine services, facilities and activities within the Singapore waters, which includes vessel traffic and navigational safety and security, through regulation on operational efficiency and on the environment.

As Developer and Promoter, the organisation works with other government agencies and maritime industry partners to make Singapore a leading global hub port and a top international maritime centre and aims to attract shipowners and operators to set up operations in Singapore, thereby broadening the breadth and depth of maritime ancillary services offered, as well as improve on the business environment for the maritime industry. As the National Sea Transport Representative, MPA safeguards Singapore’s maritime and port interests in the international arena, which extends to being the Government’s Advisor on matters relating to sea transport and maritime and port services and facilities.