Telok Ayer - The Past & Present

You might think that Chinatown was the place where Singapore’s first Chinese immigrants settled. But did you know that before Chinatown, there was Telok Ayer. Telok Ayer was the original area allocated to the Chinese community in Sir Stamford Raffles’ 1822 Plan for the Town of Singapore. It was around this very street that the Chinese settlement grew and flourished.

Join our Telok Ayer – Past and Present Trail to retrace the footsteps of Singapore’s early migrants as you explore this relaxing food and history trail. Also, get a comprehensive guide of the places to visit (even the hidden gems), things to do and foods to eat in Telok Ayer Singapore!

You might think that Chinatown was the place where Singapore’s first Chinese immigrants settled. But did you know that before Chinatown, there was Telok Ayer. Telok Ayer was the original area allocated to the Chinese community in Sir Stamford Raffles’ 1822 Plan for the Town of Singapore. It was around this very street that the Chinese settlement grew and flourished.

Join our Telok Ayer – Past and Present Trail to retrace the footsteps of Singapore’s early migrants as you explore this relaxing food and history trail. Also, get a comprehensive guide of the places to visit (even the hidden gems), things to do and foods to eat in Telok Ayer Singapore!