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“A must visit in Singapore”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Chinatown

Chinatown
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US$64.56*
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Singapore's Chinatown Trishaw Night Tour with Transfer
Ranked #23 of 804 things to do in Singapore
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: For a fascinating peek into Singapore’s Chinese culture and history, Chinatown is good place to start. Here, you’ll enjoy a mix of heritage visits to museums, shopping as well as a good variety of food options, sure to leave a traveller happy and satisfied at the end of the day.
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Nyack
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
“A must visit in Singapore”
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Here you can learn the history of the Peranakan Chinese in Singapore, eat some famous chicken rice, and poke around all of the fabulous little shops, many featuring items with the intricate beadwork that the Chinese here are famous for. Also many other tasty restaurants featuring other types of cuisine.

Visited April 2017
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Singapore, Singapore
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“Fun for the Entire Family”
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've visited Chinatown on a number of occasions. It is always a great stop for everyone in the family. Whether old or young, there seems to be something that appeals to everyone. Many shop owners may say hello and invite you in, but you will not feel pressured, as you would in some other similar marketplaces. There are plenty of places to stop for food and a drink. Be sure to check out the ice cream vendor at the corner of Pagoda and South Bridge streets for a unique Singaporean treat.

Visited April 2017
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New Delhi, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Not impressed ”
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Before going to Singapore I heard about Chinatown and after reaching there I was not very impressed.... I found it very normal and nothing impressive catch my attention

Visited March 2017
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Metro Manila, Philippines
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47 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Get. Food. Here.”
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The food here is delicious and there's so much to choose from. The street is clean and there's an easy access to a sink outside to wash up before or after eating.

Visited April 2017
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Navi Mumbai, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“PLEASE VISIT”
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Please go in the evening after sunset. Roam around and enjoy local shopping and music.

Don't miss the street food. "N" number of varieties available. Food is very hygienic and tasty. Need minimum 1-2 hours to explore and enjoy.

Visited April 2017
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