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Best Day Outs Activities In Downtown Core

 
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  • 01City Tour at Footsteps of Raffles in Singapore

    City Tour at Footsteps of Raffles in Singapore
    • h3 Hoursh30 Minutes
    • lSingapore City
    • NNNNN1 review
    • supplier
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      Code: 8226536
    About the Activity: 
    • Get picked up from your hotel at 1.30 PM and reach the tour locality in Singapore.
    • Start your tour from the Raffles Landing Site and learn about Singapore's founder's vision for the island to become a vital trading center.
    • Walk past the bronze structure erected along the river and and explore the various sculptures from Kucinta Cats to River Merchants.
    • Enjoy a refreshing afternoon tea with some English/Local delicacies or Cake Tea while stopping at the Raffles Singapore.
    • Board a bum boat and cruise along the iconic Singapore disembarking at Clarke Quay.
    • Feel the excitement as you reach the river side festival village and meet the villagers .
    • End this exciting trip at 06:00 PM in the evening.

    About the Place:

    Trace the footsteps of Sir Stamford Raffles, whose dream was to transform Singapore into a vital international port and trading centre for the Far East. The Raffles Landing Site, where Sir Stamford Raffles is believed to have first stepped ashore in 1819, is where it all began.

    The Raffles Hotel is one of the well-recognised landmarks of Singapore, often called the ‘grand old dame’ of buildings in Singapore, located on Beach Road

  • 02Peranakan Trail and Food Tasting Day Trip

    Peranakan Trail and Food Tasting Day Trip
    • h3 Hoursh30 Minutes
    • lSingapore City
    • NNNNN1 review
    • supplier
      Supplier
      Code: 8226536
    About the Activity: 
    • Go on a colorful journey into the history, lifestyle and unique character of the Peranakan Babas (the men) and Nonyas (the women) after getting picked-up from your Hotel at around 08:30 AM.
    • Take a walk through the Spice Garden which sits on the site of the first Botanical Gardens and uncover the intricacies of spices and herbs that go into Peranakan cooking. 
    • Marvel at the fascinating display of Peranakan costume, embroidery, bead-work, jewelry, porcelain, furniture and craft-work which provides an insight into the captivating culture of the Peranakans and wander through the bustling enclaves of Katong & Joo Chiat that showcases the rich and unique Peranakan architecture. 
    • Admire rows of colorful traditional shop houses that dates back to the 1920's and 1930's. A sampling of Nonya Delicacies will complete the trail.      
    • This is a 3.5 hour activity and it can be availed on Tuesday and Friday.