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Nostalgic Chinatown

Nostalgic Chinatown

Duration:2.5 hours total
Includes:Food and 1 ticket
Languages:Offered in Chinese (Simplified) and English
Availability for this experience is rare.

About your host

I am a trained tourist guide and I am passionate about sharing the history and culture of Singapore to people from all walks of life, from all over the world. As I was born and raised in Chinatown as a child, I know every nook and corner of this area. I would be able to provide with a very personal account of my experiences growing up in this area, including my encounters with colourful…
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What we’ll do

Starting from Chinatown MRT station at the heart of Chinatown, we'll take a leisurely stroll through various parts of Chinatown, and I will relate to you quaint places and facts that only a former denizen can. From the perspective of a child who grew up here in the 70's in her formative years, the Chinatown etched in my memory is a vastly different one. Come join me and get to know a Chinatown of…

What else you should know

Do wear comfortable footwear amenable for walking long distances. Hats, shades and sunglasses are recommended. Bring umbrella or ponchos in case of rainy conditions.

What I’ll provide

Breakfast
Light local breakfast at hawker centre
Entrance fee
Entry to Chinatown Heritage Centre

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Where you'll be

We'll meet at Chinatown MRT Station Exit A, right at the heart of Chinatown, and proceed from there. You'll get to see old and new forms of public housing in Singapore, get a rare glimpse into the lives of Chinatown’s early residents, visit one of the oldest food centres in Singapore and take a walk down "sei yan gai" (死人街), or 'Dead People Street'. You'll also see a gentrified part of Chinatown. We'll end at Maxwell Hawker Centre.

Availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Wed, 28th Aug    From 09:00 to 11:30.
$49 per person
5 of 8 spots left
Availability for this experience is rare.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 8 and up can attend.

More tips

Do wear comfortable footwear amenable for walking long distances. Hats, shades and sunglasses are recommended. Bring umbrella or ponchos in case of rainy conditions.
Jasmine
history walk
Nostalgic Chinatown
3 reviews
From $49/person
3 reviews
From $49/person