The Red Oil Lamp: Chinatown Stories Alive!

“Explore Singapore Differently!”  

The Red Oil Lamp: Chinatown Stories Alive!

A magical night Theatrical Tour that will take you on a fascinating journey of history, discovery and reflection.

773 Reviews

New Tour!

Theatrical Tour

2 hrs (Limited-run Tour Event)

$65 per pax (min 2 pax)
Earlybird Promo: $50/pax only!

As the sun sets and the flame of the oil lamp gently flickers, the back alleys of Chinatown come alive. The memories of our yesteryears are brought to life through the forgotten stories of Singapore’s early immigrants in the mid 1900s.

In Let’s Go Tour’s first-ever multi-character Theatrical Tour, our tour guides transform into a Street Hawker, a Clog Maker, a Majie (domestic helper), a Coolie, a Tailor and a Songstress.

Through role-play and vivid storytelling by our expert local guides, you will travel back in time and hear the life stories of the early Chinese settlers. Relive the joys and pain of our forefathers, and be inspired by their tenacity!

Come with us and follow the Red Oil Lamp! This introspective Theatrical Tour will take you on a fascinating journey of history, discovery and reflection..

Dates: 
Limited run of only 5 tours –
3 , 4,  10 and 17 Dec 2021.

Tour Time:
8pm to 10pm

Meeting Location
Chinatown MRT Exit A 
Click here for directions

Tour Highlights

  • Go on a journey to uncover forgotten stories of the people who lived through the early years.
  • Explore Chinatown from a fresh perspective, through a fascinating night tour that traverses along back alleys.
  • Gain interesting insights about the history of Singapore and Chinatown, in an interactive and fun way.
  • Experience a unique site-specific Theatrical Tour format right here in Singapore.
  • Watch history come alive through convincing characters that are played by expert local guides.
  • Hear the life stories of the early Chinese immigrants and reflect on their resilience amidst challenging times.
  • Rediscover a hidden facet of Chinatown that is not seen by many.

Tour Price Includes:

  • STB licensed guide as a storyteller in character
  • Bottled water
  • Poncho

Tour Price Excludes:

  • Personal expenses not stated in inclusions
  • Guide tipping

New Tour!

The Red Oil Lamp: Chinatown Stories Alive!

A magical night Theatrical Tour that will take you on a fascinating journey of history, discovery and reflection.

Type

Theatrical Tour

Duration

2 hrs (Limited-run Tour Event)

Cost

$65 per pax (min 2 pax)
Earlybird Promo: $50/pax only!

As the sun sets and the flame of the oil lamp gently flickers, the back alleys of Chinatown come alive. The memories of our yesteryears are brought to life through the forgotten stories of Singapore’s early immigrants in the mid 1900s.

In Let’s Go Tour’s first-ever multi-character Theatrical Tour, our tour guides transform into a Street Hawker, a Clog Maker, a Majie (domestic helper), a Coolie, a Tailor and a Songstress.

Through role-play and vivid storytelling by our expert local guides, you will travel back in time and hear the life stories of the early Chinese settlers. Relive the joys and pain of our forefathers, and be inspired by their tenacity!

Come with us and follow the Red Oil Lamp! This introspective Theatrical Tour will take you on a fascinating journey of history, discovery and reflection..

Dates:
Limited run of only 5 tours –
3 , 4,  10 and 17 Dec 2021.

Tour Time:
8pm to 10pm

Meeting Location
Chinatown MRT Exit A
Click here for directions.

Tour Price Includes:

  • STB licensed guide as a storyteller in character
  • Bottled water
  • Poncho

Tour Price Excludes:

  • Personal expenses not stated in inclusions
  • Guide tipping

Tour Highlights

  • Go on a journey to uncover forgotten stories of the people who lived through the early years.
  • Explore Chinatown from a fresh perspective, through a fascinating night tour that traverses along back alleys.
  • Gain interesting insights about the history of Singapore and Chinatown, in an interactive and fun way.
  • Experience a unique site-specific Theatrical Tour format right here in Singapore.
  • Watch history come alive through convincing characters that are played by expert local guides.
  • Hear the life stories of the early Chinese immigrants and reflect on their resilience amidst challenging times.
  • Rediscover a hidden facet of Chinatown that is not seen by many.

Cancellation Policy (via Credit Card)

  • Cancellations 48 hours prior to the tour will be refunded 100%.
  • Cancellations 24 hours prior to the tour will be refunded 50%
  • No cancellations or refunds for less than 24 hours to tour.

Cancellation Policy (via SingapoRediscovers Vouchers)

All Bookings are non-refundable and non-cancellable. Rescheduling request must be made with respective booking agents 2 weeks in advance, subjected to availability.

Rain Policy

The Tour will continue to be conducted when there is light rain. In the event of a thunderstorm, a reschedule date will be provided.

Terms & Conditions

Temperature taking and health declaration are mandatory prior to the start of the Tour. Any participant that is not feeling well should not attend the tour.

As Featured On National Media

Safety Alert!

Using unlicensed operators and/or tourist guides may compromise the terms of your travel insurance in the event of a claim.
Let’s Go is a licensed travel agency (TA License 02829) by the Singapore Tourism Board.
A licensed TA displays their license number prominently on their website, has proper insurance coverage, a business office and uses licensed guides.
Travel safe. Only use licensed operators and guides.

* We accept both Credit Card and SingapoRediscovers Vouchers. Do note that vouchers used are non-refundable and non-cancellable.

Need Help?

Our friendly concierge is standing by!

Cancellation Policy (via Credit Card)

  • Cancellations 48 hours prior to the tour will be refunded 100%.
  • Cancellations 24 hours prior to the tour will be refunded 50%
  • No cancellations or refunds for less than 24 hours to tour.

Cancellation Policy (via SingapoRediscovers Vouchers)

All Bookings are non-refundable and non-cancellable. Rescheduling request must be made with respective booking agents 2 weeks in advance, subjected to availability.

Rain Policy

The Tour will continue to be conducted when there is light rain. In the event of a thunderstorm, a reschedule date will be provided.

Terms & Conditions

Temperature taking and health declaration are mandatory prior to the start of the Tour. Any participant that is not feeling well should not attend the tour.

Need Help?

Our concierges are standing by

LET'S GO TOUR SINGAPORE TODAY

Rated TOP TEN TOURS on TripAdvisor for

5 YEARS IN A ROW

Let our friendly tour guides take you around Singapore to learn more about its history, people and culture. Follow us to have some fun!

Curated Tours

Read real user reviews

Best Prices Guaranteed

Discounts up to 50% off

Special Experiences

Participate in unique tours

VISIT US

Block 462 Crawford Lane
#01-57 Singapore 190462

CONNECT WITH US

  

VISIT US

Block 462 Crawford Lane
#01-57 Singapore 190462

CONNECT WITH US

    

×