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Singapore Chinatown Night Tour: Dinner, Trishaw & Boat Ride

Activity provider: Tour East Singapore

Singapore Chinatown Night Tour: Dinner, Trishaw & Boat Ride

Activity provider: Tour East Singapore

From US$ 93.26 per person

Visit Singapore’s bustling Chinatown and see colorful activities, set against a backdrop of rich history. Explore a Traditional Chinese Medicine Hall followed by dinner, and a trishaw ride and bumboat ride.

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
From all major hotels in city area unless otherwise stated.

Experience

Highlights
  • Wander the atmospheric streets of Singapore's Chinatown at night
  • Enjoy a local dinner and nip through the lively streets in a trishaw
  • Learn how Traditional Chinese Medicine helps to regulate your Yin and Yang
  • Cruise along the Singapore River in a bumboat
Full description
Chinatown has also come a long way since the early days when Chinese immigrants made this enclave their home. Filled with a sprawling myriad of shops and eateries, bustling with colourful and exciting activities set against a backdrop of rich history and heritage, Chinatown is not to be missed especially in the evening when everything really comes alive. At a Chinese Medical Hall, learn how Traditional Chinese Medicine helps to regulate your Yin and Yang. From ancient days till modern times, the Chinese have continue with herbs and practices like acupuncture, moxibustion, tai chi and tui na to stay healthy. After dinner at a local Chinese restaurant, wander along the narrow lanes of the Night Market and test your bargaining skills against street vendors selling anything from souvenirs to leather goods.  The highlight of the evening is a trishaw ride that takes you through the alleyways of Chinatown and down to Clarke Quay. There hop onto a bumboat for a cruise along the Singapore River to see Singapore lit up at night, showcasing beautifully restored shop houses, modern skyscrapers of the financial district, colonial buildings and the iconic Merlion statue.
Includes
  • Dinner
  • Bumboat cruise
  • Trishaw ride
  • Air-conditioned transportation
  • English-speaking guide
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • Tour is not available during Lunar New Year celebrations, Mid-Autumn Festival, and Public Holidays. (Please check with Tour East Singapore for full details)
  • Trishaw ride is on a twin-sharing basis
  • Complimentary pick-up service provided from major hotels (except Changi Village Hotel & Crowne Plaza Changi Airport Hotel). Pick-up begins 30 minutes prior to start of tour; please be ready 15 minutes before your pick-up time. Drop-off service after the tour is provided to a point near your hotel
  • Please provide your hotel details upon booking
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4 /5

based on 87 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.2/5
  • Transportation
    4.1/5
  • Value for money
    3.9/5
  • Safety
    4.4/5

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Great. The pick-up at the hotel worked, even if the time span of almost an hour was very long. But the group was small (6 people) and fun. Our guide :-) was professional and very good, also in dealing with the guests. The 4 hours were over far too quickly. Very good.

March 10, 2020

A night to remember.

Karen the tour guide was excellent in her presentation of what was on the nights agenda. Food was hot and generous at the Chinese restaurant. Loved the trishaw ride through the many ethnic streets ( except for the tailgating by my driver ). The bumboat ride along the river was very relaxing. Lovely to see the city and cafes along the river all lit up. Excellent tour, would recommend it to others.

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October 17, 2019

Interesting tour

After initial doubts, the tour was worth it. Our guide initially lowered expectations by saying that there was no typical Chinese food. However, we were pleasantly surprised. We visited a Buddhist temple, had a good meal in a typical Chinese restaurant (albeit with a western touch). The rickshaw ride was very nice, through the city's skyscrapers and the traffic chaos. Then we went to a small ship, where we drove directly to Marina Bay. The light show was on there, so we had a great view. We then skipped the return trip to the hotel, which wasn't a problem for the guide.

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September 9, 2017

Product ID: 2819