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The Real Singapore Tours

200 Joo Chiat Road | Betel Box Backpackers Hostel, Singapore 427471, Singapore
+65 6247 7340
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A tour not to miss

This tour is fantastic, great food and definitely plenty to eat. Leong is an excellent tour guide... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Dynomite15
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Rockhampton, Australia
Great day

We had a great time with Leong our guide. He knew a lot about Singapore and was happy to answer our... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Karen H
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Melbourne, Australia
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Our tours are creatively designed and led by professional guides who are champions of Singapore culture. With Guided Experiences and Activity-Based Touring, our Tours for the Thinking Traveller seek to fuse the heart and soul of Singapore together with fresh insights.
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200 Joo Chiat Road | Betel Box Backpackers Hostel, Singapore 427471, Singapore
Joo Chiat
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+65 6247 7340

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour is fantastic, great food and definitely plenty to eat. Leong is an excellent tour guide and provides the history and future of Singapore which is really interesting.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time with Leong our guide. He knew a lot about Singapore and was happy to answer our questions. The food was lovely and we went to some places we wouldn't have gone to. This is a great tour to do.

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Reviewed 20 June 2017

We had a great time walking through Chinatown in the morning, sampling some of the local foods and experiencing the typical local way of eating out. There was a lot of history involved as well, where we learned about how hawker centres and coffee shops...More

Thank Adrian W
Reviewed 17 June 2017

It was a very well thought out and structured tour that covered not only food, but other aspects such as the rich history and culture in the Chinatown district. Leong Woon was very knowledgeable and approachable, therefore answering a multitude of questions and making the...More

Thank Deepa s
Reviewed 16 June 2017

It was a very enriching experience, where we learned a lot about the history of Singapore, how the landscape had changed from its founding until now, and how many of the unique developments came about. Also got to try some yummy local food. The guide...More

Thank Nini A
Reviewed 3 June 2017

What an informative and interesting tour of Singapore's Chinatown! I highly recommend scheduling one for your visit - it's well worth it. Leong is a very knowledgeable and engaging guide. He came prepared with audio sets and in iPad with images to support to tour...More

Thank catherine y
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Leong Woon Gwee is an awesome tour guide - I would definitely recommend! He took our group of 13 on a 3 hour tour, and despite the brief downpour of rain we survived! The whole tour was really interesting, but the highlight for me was...More

Thank Sarah d
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Our excellent guide, Leong, gave our group an insightful and informative tour, taking us first to the Urban Redevelopment Authority building where we could a see a 3-D model of the city. Leong used it to show Singapore's growth and proposed future development. We also...More

Thank rmcin2sh
Reviewed 20 April 2017

My husband and I wanted to see the real Singapore behind the glitz of high rises and man made architectural wonders. We took the Chinatown Tour and Joo Chiat Food Tours led by Leong. On the Chinatown tour, we were introduced to typical Singaporean food...More

Thank grmmybtty
Reviewed 19 April 2017

One of the best tours I've been at. Excellent food choices, the guide very well prepared, we had a good time, enjoyed every minute of it, highly reccomended.

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Joo Chiat
The Joo Chiat area is the traditional home of
Peranakan culture in Singapore, an ethnic group
descending from the blending of Chinese and Malay
families in the 15th century. The neighbourhood is
packed with colourful shops, local characters, and
quiet charm. The main streets overflow with diners
enjoying katong laksa, the signature Peranakan spicy
noodle soup. Signs of youthful entrepreneurship are
...More
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Georgie71
5 March 2017|
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Jennel C
8 November 2016|
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Response from BetelBoxHostel | Property representative |
Hi Jennel C, We have the Sins & Salvation: A Geylang Food Walk scheduled on 11 November 2016 (Friday evening). Please email us or visit our website should you wish to sign up for the tour. Thank you!
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Assumpta S
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I did not ask this question - you will need to contact the person who asked the question.
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