Singapore Boy: The Civic District with Hossan Leong

    Hossan leong voicemap walking tour singapore
    Hossan voicemap singapore walking tour
    01 Jul 2016
    Clock 60min      Length2mi
    12 ratings

    Tourdescription About the audio tour

    Take a walk around Marina Bay with Hossan Leong, the well-known local comedian and Singapore Boy.

    You'll hear intimate anecdotes from throughout his career, from his high-school days at the Anglo-Chinese School, to his first one-man stand-up show at the Victoria Theatre, to his role as the MC on National Day, when he had to keep 15,000 people entertained at the Marina Bay Float. You'll also get to know some of Singapore's most popular cultural institutions, and of course you'll laugh all the way.

    Hossan loves taking jabs at the establishment, and may occasionally aim a jab at you, dear listener. Just make sure you always double-confirm before crossing the road!

    Majorlandmarks Major Landmarks

    Asian Civilisations Museum, The Dalhousie Obelisk, Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall, Arts House, Padang, Esplanade, Helix Bridge, National Gallery Singapore

    Startingpoint Directions to starting point

    The tour will start in Boat Quay, in front of the Singapore River. Just head to the end of North Canal Road, and then towards the river. You'll be able to see the Asian Civilisations Museum on the other side of the water.

    Tips Tips

    Places to stop along the way:

    Asian Civilisations Museum, The Dalhousie Obelisk, Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall, Timbre, National Gallery, Padang, Esplanade, The Float @Marina Bay Grandstand, Helix Bridge

    Best time of day:

    Any time is fine, but we recommend doing the walk after drinks at Boat Quay or before a show at one of the many performing arts venues in the Civic District.


    Make sure you always double-confirm when crossing roads. If you're doing the walk during the day, bring some water along.


    Plus Write a comment

    Img 5048

    Great storytelling! I really enjoyed the walk.

    Posted by Yao , 7 months ago

Similar Audio Tours in Singapore

Imran ahmed
by Imran Ahmed in Singapore
01 Apr 2015
Civic district merlion

The Civic District: A Historical Walk

Distance 1mi
Duration 20min
7 ratings

What do a 'lion-fish,' World War Two and Chinese immigrants have in common? For starters, all three are featured in my Civic District walk. And, all of the above play a role in Singapore's modern history.

If you wish to hear stories about... More»

Locicon 2 Stamford Road
Imran ahmed
by Imran Ahmed in Singapore
29 Jan 2015
Kampong glam sultan mosque

Kampong Glam Walking Tour

Distance 1mi
Duration 30min
5 ratings

Did you know that Malay is Singapore's National Language? Not English or Mandarin! Want to know why? Take a walk around Kampong Glam for some clues.

This walk traces the historical influence of Malays in Chinese-dominated Singapore.

Despite... More»

Locicon 750 Victoria...
by Min Yi Tan in Singapore
25 Sep 2015
Raffles terrace voicemap singapore

The Stories and Histories Across the Singapore River

Distance 2mi
Duration 60min
11 ratings

In this walking tour, modern buildings shine alongside heritage sites as new and old Singapore come together. We'll cover lots of ground, venturing where the younger generations eat, play and study.

Beyond the monuments in front of your eyes... More»

Locicon 80 Middle Road