Singapore Heartland Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

266809


Categories

Museums / Culture, Local Experience, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Mandarin (fluent)

Off -the-beaten-path tour


By visiting neighbourhoods that are off the beaten path of the usual highlighted tour areas of Singapore, you are able to get more of a sense of what everyday life is like for the locals.
The first thing you'd see are rows and rows of apartment blocks. More than 80% of Singaporeans live in these government-built flats, which are kept affordable. Have fun visiting a 'town centre' where you can find the estate's transport hub, along with the neighbourhood shopping mall and local clubs .
You will 'go native' further by visiting a 'hawker centre'; a uniquely Singaporean invention. These hawker centres typically house several tens of stalls selling a variety of hawker fare that was once sold along Singapore streets.

Itinerary

Estate's transport hub
Supermarket
Retail Shops
Wet market
Community Centre
Places of Worship
Schools
Library
Garden
Sports Centre

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Cruise ship terminal / Airport / Train Station or your hotel, depending on your preference

End location: Cruise ship terminal / Airport / Train Station or your hotel, depending on your preference

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

This is a walking cum usage of public transportation tour. However, a private vehicle ( at your expense) can be arranged too.

What’s Included

Other: My services as a guide for the entire duration of the tour.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

80 Singapore Dollar - For food, admission fees (if any) and transportation (if required)

What’s Extra

Other: Admissions where required, fees for public transportation, meals, snacks, beverages and items of a personal nature such as keepsakes or souvenirs, any other shopping.

Restrictions

I can arrange for you a car/mini van/mini bus/bus and a driver. I am not a driver.

A Recent Review of this tour

A must do tour for anybody interested in experiencing Singapore from a different point of view. A true local experience. Monica was great: nice, friendly and sharing lots of information about Singapore and the HDB.
Claudio Beretta

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