A touch of Peranakan private guided tour
Attractions & guided tours

A touch of Peranakan private guided tour

Free cancellation
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German , Russian
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 4 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Hear all about the word Peranakan and its significance to Singapore
  • Learn how the Peranakan culture has evolved over the years into a unique blend of customs and traditions with traces of Malay, Chinese and Western influences
  • Visit some of the best city sites including, colorful buildings and intriguing architecture
  • Discover the history of the Peranakan Chinese forefathers
  • Let the atmosphere of the city surround you as your guide takes you through the streets
What to expect

Discover the Peranakan cultural side of Singapore on this half-day guided tour and learn its history through your guide, the city sites, stories of the Peranakan Chinese forefathers, and more.

Starting from your accommodation, you'll meet your local guide and hear how the word Peranakan, which means descendent, is colloquially used to refer to the descendants of the early Chinese community that settled in the Malay Archipelago around the 17th Century.

Learn how the Peranakan culture has evolved over the years into a unique blend of customs and traditions with traces of Malay, Chinese and Western influences. Plus, admire the building, stories and sites you see to complete the experience.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Staff have their temperatures checked regularly
  • What's included
    • Licensed guide
    • A guided walking tour in either English, Spanish, French, Italian, German or Russian language
    • Entrance fees
    • Snacks
    • Transportation in air-conditioned vehicle
    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    • Headsets (to hear the guide)
    What's not included
    • Water
    Where
    Meeting point:

    You will indicate your pickup location in Singapore city at checkout and meet at the lobby at least 5mins before the pickup time.

    What to remember
    • Tour guides are available who speak English, Spanish, French, Italian, German and Russian but please ensure you select the language you require
    • A minimum of 4 adults is required per booking and the maximum amount of people permitted is 10
    • Child prices vary depending on the number of adults travelling from 4 to 9
    • You must be ready at the meeting point at least 5 mins before the tour commences
    • It is recommended for you to bring your drinking water, umbrella and clothing for the weather with comfortable footwear
    • Please indicate your pick up location name and address at checkout
    • Infants (age 0-2): free admission
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    Provider
    SingExpress Travel DMC
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 2 days before the experience begins.

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