Little India

Welcome to Little India in Singapore! It’s a lively place full of colors and culture. Little India is home to many Indian shops, restaurants, temples, and markets, making it a popular destination for locals and tourists to experience Indian culture, cuisine, and traditions in Singapore. Visit cool spots like Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple and Mustafa Centre, try tasty local food, and see how people live their daily lives. We’ve covered everything you need to know about the wonderful world of Little India.

Colourful Markets

Explore vibrant markets filled with spices, textiles, and treasures from India’s heart.

Cultural Celebrations

Join joyful festivals, dances, and music celebrating India’s rich heritage in Little India.

Historic Landmarks

Locate ancient temples, mosques, and shrines steeped in spiritual and architectural beauty.

Little India where Tradition Meets Modernity, Colors Tell Stories, and Every Visit Feels Like Home.

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Journey Through Little India’s Wonders

Step into the bustling streets of Little India and find a world of wonders. From bustling markets to ornate temples, each corner tells a story of heritage and diversity. Join us as we journey through the vibrant tapestry of Little India’s sights, sounds, and flavours.

Community Events: Join & celebrate cultural festivals, street parades, and special events that bring the community together in joy and friendship.

Local Stories: Listen to the legends and stories shared by residents and shopkeepers who call Little India home. Learn about the traditions, beliefs, and values that shape their lives.

Plan Your Visit: Find practical tips, transportation options, and recommendations to make your visit to Little India memorable and hassle-free.


Little India in Singapore has a long history since the 1800s, becoming a lively cultural hub that reflects the traditions and heritage of the Indian community.

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Find spiritual beauty and cultural richness

Leong San See Temple

Experience tranquillity at this serene Chinese Buddhist temple, adorned with intricate carvings and beautiful surroundings.

Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple

Engage yourself in the spiritual ambiance of this Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Perumal, featuring impressive sculptures and vibrant rituals.

Shree Lakshminaryan Temple

Siddh Peeth Shree Lakshmi Narayan Temple is Singapore’s first North Indian Hindu place of worship.

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Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple

This vibrant Hindu temple is a must-visit in Little India, known for its colourful architecture and rich cultural significance.

Sakya Muni Buddha Gaya Temple

Enjoy the captivating atmosphere of this Thai Buddhist temple, famous for its stunning Buddha statue and thousands of flickering lights.

Kwan Im Thong Hood Cho Temple

You must visit the rich heritage of this Chinese Buddhist temple, known for its beautiful architecture and as a place of worship for devotees seeking blessings.

Little India Picks

Select Your Little India Journey!

Tour & Sightseeing

Walk around the streets, visit incredible places, and feel the different cultures that make this neighborhood attractive.

Walking and Biking Tour

You can see exciting things, enjoy the fresh air, and grab a snack. Walking or biking is a fun way to enjoy and have a good time.

Luxury & Special Occasions

Little India has some excellent options for making special occasions extra memorable.

Food, Wine and Night Life

Try tasty Indian food at local places, have fun with unique street snacks, and enjoy the lively nightlife with music and cool places to hang out.

Private and Custom Tour

Enjoy a special day with a private and custom tour in Little India. It’s a personalized adventure, making your time in Little India extra memorable!

Day Trips & Excursions

Join guided tours to check out cool nearby places, see cultural landmarks, and enjoy unique experiences. It’s a great way to make your time memorable.


Walk Through Little India of Singapore (4K)

Enjoy Little India’s vibrant scenes and lively markets in Singapore in a fantastic 4K video. Get a feel for the rich culture and experience the lively atmosphere from your screen. Experience the beauty and excitement of this special place with just a click!

Little India in Singapore has a rich history that dates back to the early 19th century. It was initially established as an ethnic enclave for the Indian community, mainly laborers and traders. The area was filled with cattle herders, spice traders, and textile merchants, creating a vibrant and bustling atmosphere. You see a little piece of the country’s history when you visit.

Over the years, Little India evolved, adapting to the changing face of Singapore. The preservation of historical landmarks, such as the Sakya Muni Buddha Gaya Temple and the Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple, showcases the deep cultural roots embedded in the district. Nowadays, Little India shows how people from different groups live together peacefully in Singapore.

Why You Should Visit Little India Singapore?

Make sure to visit Little India in Singapore. It’s a place you shouldn’t miss. Check out the reasons below to see why.

  • Colorful Cultural Festivals, Tasty Street Food.
  • Vibrant Markets, Cool Shops, Real Stuff.
  • Historical Temples, Art on Streets, Rich Heritage.
  • Friendly People, Cultural Performances, Celebrations.

Little India Singapore Reviews

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Was here with family. After spending a few days in the city & feeling nostalgic about things back home, Little India was the right recipe!
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As a Singapore local, Angel took us on a sensory adventure through what must be the most colourful and vibrant part of this amazing city.
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So much to see and great food places. The old buildings were fantastic too. Must try the tea, samoosas and Indian sweets.
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Culture and Theme Tour

Visiting Little India in Singapore for a culture and theme tour is like stepping into a colorful world.

Multi-Day and Extended Tour

A multi-day tour in Little India means you have more than one day to enjoy and visit the neighborhood.