Explore the culinary landscape of Singapore’s famed Chinatown on this delicious walking tour. Enjoy regional specialties, visit historic shops, and sample sumptuous street food while your expert guide provides insider commentary on the district's dark past.
Meet your guide at historic Pagoda Street and meander through streets lined with bustling businesses typical of Singapore. See the locals go about their day as you arrive at your first stop, a store specializing in bakkwa, a regional delicacy of jerky-like meat infused with smoky flavors.
Next, tour through former opium dens as you hear stories of Singapore's seedy underbelly. Continue to a traditional Chinese tea stop, where you can drink a relaxing brew before walking to a wood carving and calligraphy shop. The bustling and aptly named Chinatown Food Street is your next destination, where you can pick and choose from sumptuous tastings such as satay or kueh pie tee (pastry tart with vegetables or prawns).
Wrap up your delicious excursion as you ruck into savory bites of locally loved chicken rice and then treat your sweet tooth with a quick detour to a popular dessert shop.