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Singapore Hawker Center Food Tour in Chinatown

Highlights
  • Travel with a guide, so you won’t get lost in the hawker center
  • Experience how food and culture intersect in Singapore
  • Explore both the hawker center—one of Singapore’s largest—and Chinatown
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Singapore Hawker Center Food Tour in Chinatown
From $75.00
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Singapore Hawker Center Food Tour in Chinatown
From $75.00
Overview
Hawker centers are some of the best places to sample traditional food in Singapore, but the mazelike networks of food stalls can be a challenge to navigate. With this tour, explore one of the city’s largest hawker centers with a guide, who takes you on an insider tour of the market and Chinatown neighborhood. Don’t worry about calculating individual dish prices, as all food is included in the tour.
What to Expect
Your walking food tour begins in Chinatown, where you’ll meet your guide inside the Chinatown MRT station at Exit A. Make your first stop at Chinatown Complex, one of Singapore’s largest hawker centers, food markets that sell local specialties.

Your guide takes you through the complex of stalls to find some of the most coveted dishes, including poh piah spring rolls and Singaporean chicken rice. Hear insights into the local cuisine from your guide as you eat together.

Next, explore Chinatown while your guide tells you about the neighborhood’s early immigrants. Visit temples and mosques, and make a stop at the Urban Redevelopment Authority Gallery, where you’ll learn about Singapore’s transition from a fishing village to cosmopolitan center.

After a sample of kopi tarik—frothy coffee or tea with condensed milk—return to the original starting point, where the tour ends.
Reviews (67)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chinatown tour

I had a lovely time and was well looked after.. Rene was well informed and very considerate. Whilst it rained on the day, it didn't last long and actually cooled things down. I discovered "the place to go to" to have tailored clothing made. The...More

Thank Scenic06626302128
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hawker Heaven

I recently did the food tour through Chinatown with Rene. I really enjoyed it. Rene was enthusiastic, friendly and very informative and gave our group a fabulous introduction to eating in the Hawker complexes. The food was really tasty and there was lots of it...More

Thank AussieMoonies
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Great food good history

Come hungry! As we tried many Singapore specialities, Rene chatted with us about history, culture, government, and dress codes in Singapore. We ate a lot, wandered around, and ate some more. It was a great way to spend an afternoon. I was so full after...More

Thank Laura H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Thank you to Rene.... most enjoyable tour

A big thank you Rene.... so passionate, informative and ever so helpful...a wonderful guide to have on your team. Highly recommend

Thank Tina M
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile
Great introduction to Singapore

Rene came highly recommended to us. He showed us the places to eat and gave us all a good insight to the city. We thoroughly enjoyed the walking tour and suggest it as a great start to any stay in Singapore.

Thank RobynBert
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I am uncertain but it should be ok. Be prepared for the heat though!
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Response from MissDaisy6040 | Reviewed this property |
From memory about 2.5 hours.?great fun!!
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