- Address: 5 Banda St, Singapore 050005
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Phone: 65-82281223
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 02:30 Hrs
- Tags: Art And Culture, Entertainment, Architecture , Neighborhoods
Chinatown - Review
Chinatown continues to be one of the fascinating corners of the city. It is dominated by Chinese culture. However, the landscape is marked with various other cultural features as well. Every city needs a Chinatown but Singapore’s Chinatown is even more fascinating due to its cultureal diversity and harmony. This place includes the Sri Mariamman Temple, the Jamae Mosque and the Al Abrar Mosque. Mainly, Victorian and Baroque influences are seen in the architecture.
The best part about it is of course the food so be absolutely certain to try out the various delectable delights. To feel the pulse in Chinatown, head to the Smith Streets and Trengganu where the largest concentration of the activity is found.
chinatown is one of the attractions in Singapore itinerary 5 days. Must visit this awesome attraction.
Outline your trip around Chinatown using Singapore trip planner.
- Lot of things to see and eat. Spend few hours here.
- Avoid visiting in January and February as it is Chinese New Year.
- For an affordable, quick meal in Chinatown, head for the Chinatown Complex, Food Centre on the corner of Sago Street and Trengganu Street.
- Chinatown Street Market opens at 10:00 am - 10:00 pm.
How To reach Chinatown by Public Transport
- Boon Lay, bus 194 or 251
Restaurants Near Chinatown
- IndoChine Waterfront Restaurant
- Yum Cha Restaurant
- Taste Paradise
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Things to Know Before Visiting Chinatown
84.68% of people who visit Singapore include Chinatown in their plan
12 PM - 1 PM
46.2% of people start their Chinatown visit around 12 PM - 1 PM
2 Hrs 30 Minutes
People usually take around 2 Hrs 30 Minutes to see Chinatown
93.31% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Chinatown
Chinatown, Singapore Reviews
Chinatown MRT station is underground MRT interchange station on the North East Line and Downtown Line in Singapore. ChinaTown is one of the main part of city. One can reach here easily using this MRT station. You can find lot of Chinese restaurants.
I love this place if want to see kind of china heritage in Singapore.Nice place to eat too and if you are fans of Tintin - there is a good Tintin shop in here.
One of the important MRT especially as tourists, but when existing the MRT it only shows "Way out" but not which exit is where until u reach higher lever and then it might be to late to turn around....
Station was a great introduction to Singapore metro system, clean, calm and well organised - puts the London Underground to shame.
If you happen to be here, it’s worth to visit Chinatown complex to find some unique and funny items from mainland. Sometimes you will be inspired by its design. Chinatown pion, it’s easy to visit as it’s directly liked from MRT station. I was surprised the Fairprice here! many rare item can be seen and it’s quite big so you won’t be get bored so much...if you like to do shopping. Near MRT station, there’re a lot of good seafood restaurant and dessert shop! It’s nice to visit at night to see the lighting decoration:) But after midnight you need to care a bit of your belongings:)