Hawker Heroes and their untold stories STEP walking tour

Hawker Heroes and their untold stories STEP walking tour

Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Discover Singapore neighborhood and local way of life
  • Combine behind the scenes experiences and stories of our hawkers
  • Sample popular old-school snacks and local food without the need to queue!
What to expect

Explore off-the-beaten-path, find hidden gems and meet the locals! This tour is designed to bring out the stories, passion, and grit of our local hawker heroes. You will have the opportunity to go behind the scenes and hear the fascinating stories of our hawkers. You will gain a deeper appreciation of the grit and sweat that your hosts put in to deliver the everyday dishes we all enjoy. This experience is part of STEP, a selection of walking tours designed to help you discover a destination in-depth.

Through this tour we bring you up, close and personal with the last of our hawkers making these traditional dishes. Learn why a snack is named ‘kill the riding horse’, or the origins of a ‘pig ear biscuit’. Sample the Asian version of a granola bar, and French fries, together with other delicious local foods!

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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
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • 2 Hours walking tour in English
    • Friendly local guide
    • Food tasting
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 0-6): free of charge
    Where

    335 Smith Street, Singapore

    Meeting point:

    Please meet the guide at Chinatown Complex Ground Floor (Facing Buddha Tooth Relic Temple), 10 minutes before the departure of the tour.

    What to remember
    • This walking tour allows you to explore the city from a local perspective and in a sustainable way. Remember that it involves a fair amount of walking
    • Walking distance 1 KM
    • This is a private walking tour for a group of up to 10 guests
    • Please advise us at the time of your booking of any dietary requirements or allergies
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Tribe Pte Ltd
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 50% refund if you cancel up to 72 hours before the experience begins.

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