Food Walk Around Joo Chiat & Katong Area

6 HoursEnglish

Highlights

  • Learn about how Singaporeans work, live, play and pray while tasting its culinary delicacies created by diverse cultural ethnicities.
  • Taste over 30 different dishes, make sure to come with an empty stomach!
  • Enjoy a six hours food night tour into Singapore’s 1st Heritage Town.

Description

There is an old saying in Singapore that “Tanglin is gold and Katong is silver”. While this old adage refers to the pertinent question of where to live in Singapore, it also suggests of the rich cultural influences of Joo Chiat / Katong neighbourhood. This neighbourhood is Singapore’s largest architecture conservation district associated with the Malay, Peranakan Straits Chinese and Eurasian communities. The Malays are the natives of this region of Southeast Asia while the Peranakan Straits Chinese are descendants of early Chinese migrants, many of whom have mixed parentage of Chinese and Malay. In addition, the Eurasian community is the legacy of the Portuguese, Dutch and English migrants who arrived centuries ago. This rich cultural diversity is the reason why Joo Chiat / Katong is regarded as the best district to sample the Best of Singapore foods!

Join this tour and sample over 30 dishes of traditional and celebratory foods and learn about the history, culture and lifestyles of Singaporeans.

Highlights :
Sample over 30 dishes of popular Singaporean foods (if we count the actual individual items, it may be over 40). History of Joo Chiat / Katong and the migration from City to the East Coast. The Peranakans of Singapore. Buying & living in high-rise social mass housing in HDB estates. Architecture conservation. Private ownership & usage of vehicles. Singaporean trivia.

Itinerary :
Joo Chiat Complex • Joo Chiat Place • Haig Road Estate • Ceylon Road
*Transportation to location is not included

Amenities

  • Transfer not included
  • Shared activity
  • Operated by a company
  • Fixed time
  • Water included
  • Senior friendly
  • Special clothing: Light tropical clothing is recommended with comfortable walking shoes. Please ensure sufficient personal insurance cover during tour.
  • Meal included: Included in price on sharing and sampling basis. Beverages excluded. Please make known your dietary requirements & allergies.
$69.95
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per adult
$69.95
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per child

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