Singapore Peranakan Trail Food Tasting Tour

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Singapore Peranakan Trail Food Tasting Tour information and booking

from
$42
Duration
3 hours 30 minutes
Departs from
Tour departs from major hotels in Singapore city or Sentosa Island excluding Changi Village Hotel and Crowne Plaza Changi Airport Hotel
Returns to
Tour returns to original departure point at approximately 12:30pm
Time of departure
9:00am
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Tour description provided by Viator

A culture tour of the unique "Peranakan" people in Singapore. Take the Singapore Peranakan Trail with food tasting tour and look into the history and lifestyle of the Peranakan people through an exhibition of their finest clothes, jewelry, furniture, customs and festivals. View traditional Peranakan shophouses dating back to the early 1920's, and area that still draws people for the delicious local food.

Take a colorful journey into the history, lifestyle and unique character of the Peranakan people in Singapore. Walk through a spice garden - the original site of the first Botanic Gardens.

Next, off to Katong and Joo Chiat, bustling enclaves well known for their rich cultural mix, with residents from various communities such as the Peranakans, Eurasians, Malays and Indians adding to the cultural fabric of Singapore.

See rows of colorful traditional Peranakan shophouses dating back to 1920s and 1930s amidst an area that draws people from around the island for delicious local food. Stop for a Peranakan beading demonstration followed by tea and sampling of some Nonya delicacies.

What's included

  • Guided coach tour
  • English speaking licensed guide
  • Food sampling
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)