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SULTANS & SPICES

Art, Culture, & Historical
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Hear stories of kings(Sultans) of Singapore and the different surprising traditions, cuisine of the Malays and Muslims. See how religion and recreation exist harmoniously.

09:00 AM

Meeting Point

Front of Rumah Makan Minang , 18 Kandahar St

- At the street level of the Rumah Makan Minang which is an Indonesian restaurant. It is near to Sultan Mosque.

09:10 AM

THE SULTAN & THE “SIR”/ MALAY HERITA CENTRE

Regale in the story of how Singapore was first discovered by a Prince, then by a Sultan and handed to the British.

09:20 AM

MANSION MUSINGS/ YELLOW MANSION

Introduction to Malay immigrant story and the successful Javanese merchant who lived in the Yellow Mansion for four generations.

09:30 AM

GELAM ORIGIN/ GELAM TREE

Decide which theory of the origin of the name of Kampong Gelam is true after the various stories you hear.

09:40 AM

GIRL POWER/ RUMAH MAKAN MINANG

Be surprised with the story of the matrilineal practice of the Indonesian immigrants.

10:00 AM

RAGS TO RICHES / ARAB ST

Ever wonder why Singapore has a street named ARAB. And who are these Arabs who deserve streets named after their leaders?

10:20 AM

INDIAN CUISINE / NORTH BRIDGE ROAD

Discover how the South Indians journey to Singapore and their unique contribution to Singapore cuisine .

10:40 AM

PARLOURS & PAINTINGS/ HAJI LANE

Get ready for insta- worthy shots of wall art and the little cutesy boutiques, beauty parlors and even tattoo stops.

11:00 AM

BOGEYMAN & THE BEACH/ BEACH ROAD

Learn how the Indonesian BUGIS ethnic group gets the Bogeyman rap and why Beach Road was the most frequented place for sailors of yester year.

11:10 AM

PIOUS & POP / BUSSORAH ST

Do you know that in the 60s and 70s, Singapore was influenced by the likes of Cliff Richard and the Beatles and that Kampomg Gelam was where the fashionaista, literary and the religious converge . Join my tour where I tell you personal stories.

Ending Point

Sultan Mosque

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What‘s included

English commentary

1 snack

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What‘s not included

Drink

Meals

Any optional entrance fee

Tour Important Information

As this is a walking tour, please wear comfortable shoes, hat and sunscreen. Bring a bottle of water to hydrate

I can also start at 2 pm , on certain weekends.

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Prefer to start 9 am at designated first point of interest but can be available after noon on adhoc basis

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$120/ per group

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