What you'll do
Colourful garlands, indian spices, the hustle & bustle of the marketplace. Ignite your senses! See, smell, taste, hear for yourself Singapore's Little India and feel the energy of the enclave of Singapore's ethnic Indians. You will also get a chance to experience how the Indians worship at their Hindu Temple. Embrace the Little India Experience as we immerse ourselves into this vibrant culture: - Visit the bustling Tekka Centre, a local wet market filled with stalls selling Indian perishables, jewellery and traditional Indian costumes. - Explore the 'Arcade', a vibrant mix of shops touting Indian goods and wares - Have a taste of local Indian snacks, sweet or savory - Discover the complexities of Indian traditional costume - the sari, don it! - Step into one of the many Hindu temples - Bust a coconut as an offering, the Hindu way. - Finish off the tour with a twist and a sweet surprise!
Born and raised in Singapore, I am still fascinated by the different facets of this country I call home. Join me as I share the 'under-explored' charm of this city, beyond the usual tourist sites and purpose-built entertainment centres, and discover the soul of Singapore. Besides being a qualified Licensed Guide, I am a gallery docent, museum host and an educator, so if you are looking for something Fun & Educational, join me! Click www.airbnb.com/claire to check out my 6 experiences on airbnb with more than 200 - 5 ⭐️ reviews #Follow me on IG #claritycompasstours
At least two local Indian snacks (sweet and savoury)
A local Teh Tarik or Masala Tea or Lassi (depending)
An Item of Worship
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Where you'll be
We will be covering about one third of Little India, starting from the famous Tekka wet market. Our experience will cover the main street, back alleys, vendors and stalls that brings colors and life to Little India. We will end off at a Hindu temple to make an offering and you can rest for a snack break or head off for more!
Things to keep in mind
For a full refund, cancel at least 7 days before the experience is scheduled to start or within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Guests should be comfortable walking and stepping into religious places.
- For timings outside the schedule, pls message. - I also host “Live like a Local” and “Walk the Streets of Harmony”. - Experience will start punctually.
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