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Little India Walking Tour
"Little India - The name that is synonymous to Singapore's third largest ethnic group is home to an incredible culture that stood the test of time as singapore developed into an ultra modern city. People who visit Singapore often may already know Little I Vadai and Roti Prata? If you are curious of this incredible area and culture. This is the right tour to understand more. Your local guide will take you through the inner sanctum and you will be captivated as you explore this ethnic quarter that g market places and discover traditional trades food vendors and colorful fashion that are still prevalent today. All these and more are packed into a 3.5 hours experiential tour which guarantees to satisfy your curiosity. Think of this as a crash course to one of Singapore's most interesting cultural"""This half-day tour takes you into the inner sanctum of the Indian culture in Singapore. Whilst Singapore is a modern cosmopolitan city it very much holds on to its diversity with little pockets of strong cultural areas. Little India is one of these areas Vadai and Roti Prata at a nearby restaurant and have all your curiosity about this ancient race be answered by your local experts. Keep an open mind and dive into this wonderful multi-sensory and mystical cultural enclave known to the locals as l
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City Sightseeing Singapore Hop-On Hop-Off Tour
"Discover Singapore on this City Sightseeing hop-on hop-off bus tour. See the rich ethnic cultural and historical heritage through the sights and sounds of the bustling ethnic enclaves and travel along the streets of China Town Kampong Glam and Little India where religious monuments nestle amidst quaint shophouses. Contrasting with the modern shopping malls such as the Suntec City there are serene gardens and sleek skyscrapers.Visit the 'colonial heart' for a view of the Parliament House
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Singapore Ultimate Attractions Pass
"The Singapore Ultimate Attractions Pass provides entrance to more than 25 of the city’s most popular attractions allowing you to sightsee at your leisure while saving money on individual ticket prices. Perhaps see animals at the Singapore Zoo and nearby Night Safari or take in 360-degree views of the city from the Singapore Flyer a large Ferris wheel on the Singapore River. Get a different type of city overview on the Singapore DUCKtour which takes you around the city by land and water or visit the Sun Yat Sen Memorial Hall or the Malay Heritage Centre to learn about important figures in Southeast Asia's history. Your pass comes with a pocket-sized full-color
From SGD280.00

More General in Istana Negara

Traffic light

After you enter the main gate of the Istana along Orchard Road and start walking along the wide walkway, you will notice a traffic light after about 50 metres. It is very interesting to see a traffic...
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Mar 16, 2007

Buildings of the Istana

Besides the main building of the Istana which is of course the main attraction opened to the public, you will notice that there are several other buildings but they are not opened, probably because of...
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Mar 16, 2007

Children

Many local families bring their children to the Istana during the open-days and the children really enjoyed the large open compound, as well as the greenery. Also, there is a playground set up for the...
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Mar 16, 2007

Flowers

One of the beautiful things about the Istana is that you will be able to see many colourful flowers and a huge variety of plants in the compounds of the Istana, especially the Queen Victoria Garden...
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Mar 16, 2007

Performances at the Istana

For every open-house day of the Istana which allows the public to enter and visit the Istana, there will be some form of performances at the open-space compound near to the main building. When I was...
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Things to Do Near Istana Negara

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Little India

Get here by taking the MRT to Little India Station. We have visited Little India in the past and were not over-impressed so this visit we did not expect much and to our surprise it was really...
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Emerald Hill

If you are interested in architecture-you will be interested in this tip. Emerald Hill is located off Orchard Road. It's primarily a residential neighborhood-but some bars dot the closest end of the...
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Little India Arcade

ONE OF THE MANY FASCINATING PLACES TO SEE IN SINGAPORE IN THE INDIA SECTION IS THE ARCADE THAT IS FILLED WITH CULTURE AND TRADTION DATING BACK TO TO 1920'S WHEN IT WAS BUILT. FROM SARI FABRICS TO...
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Kwan Im Thong Hood Cho Temple

We were walking Waterloo street, when we come across a busy area of lots of people visiting this Temple, and plenty of flower sellers and Garland makers. A recognised Historic Site...."Guan Yin Tong...
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Mustafa Centre

The Mustafa Centre is a must if you Singapore. The story behind Mustafas is just as amazing as the first impression of the place. Owned by Mustaq Ahmad, it was a retail empire started by his father,...
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Sri Krishnan Temple

On Waterloo street in between Middle Rd and Rocher Rd is a small pedestrian area. There are street vendors and shops which seem to have a little more flavor and culture than some of the other areas...
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"Istana Negara (Residence of President)"
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"The Istana - Office of the President of Singapore"
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