Singapore Heritage Tour - Peranakan Trail with Food Tasting

As I am descended from a Nonya I found it particularly interesting. I did not know much about the Peranakan's and was delighted to discover so much from our guide. The food was delicious.Jennifer G., Australia – See more reviews
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Traditional Nyonya cuisine: Kari Kapitan -  spicy chicken curry with coconut milk served with roti.
Traditional Nyonya cuisine: Kari Kapitan - spicy chicken curry with coconut milk served with roti.
Nyonya Peranakan Kueh Pie Tee with Prawns and Chili Paste
Nyonya Peranakan Kueh Pie Tee with Prawns and Chili Paste
Preserved Historic Peranakan Row Houses
Preserved Historic Peranakan Row Houses
Peranakan Nyonya Kuih desserts
Peranakan Nyonya Kuih desserts
Flickr / ist4u
Katong Furniture Shop - Flickr / kangxi504
Flickr / kangxi504Katong Furniture Shop
Nonya Style Sliced Fish - Flickr / haynes
Flickr / haynesNonya Style Sliced Fish
Joo Chiat - Flickr / surveying
Flickr / surveyingJoo Chiat
Kim Choo Bak Chang
Joo Chiat - Flickr / surveying
Flickr / surveyingJoo Chiat
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What To Expect

Join us on a colorful journey into the history, lifestyle and unique character of the Peranakan Babas (the men) and Nyonyas (the women)!

Specifications

Type:
Day Tours in Singapore
Departs From:
Singapore
Meeting Point:
Hotel pick up
Duration:
3 hours and 30 minutes
Availability:
Tuesday and Friday at 9:00 AM
Product Code:
170
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Description

First we will walk through a spice garden - the original site of the first Botanic Gardens will uncover the intricacies of spices and herbs that go into Peranakan cooking. We will visit the Peranakan Museum to see a fascinating display of Peranakan costume, embroidery, beadwork, jewelry, porcelain, furniture, craftwork which will provide a glimpse into the fascinating culture of the Nyonyas and Babas. A visit to the bustling enclaves of Katong & Joo Chiat showcases the rich and baroque Peranakan architecture. See rows of colorful traditional shop-houses that date back to the 1920s and 1930s. We will complete the tour with a sampling of some Nyonya delicacies.

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Includes

  • Pick up and drop off services from major hotels

  • Guided tour

  • Food tasting

Excludes

  • Meals and drinks not included in the description

  • Personal expenses

  • Tips and gratuities

  • Optional activity costs

Please Note

  • Children below 2 years old are free of charge.

  • This tour has a 2 passenger minimum requirement for operation and is subject to cancellation if this minimum is not met. Please call at least 24 hours prior to departure to confirm schedule.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation: 3 days or more prior to start date of activity.
  • 100% Cancellation Fee (no reimbursement): 2 days or less prior to date of activity.

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