Estimated Trail Distance: 4.7 km
Duration: 1 hour on bus and foot
Conferred the World Habitat Award in 1991, the development of Tampines Town was a significant achievement in Singapore’s public housing. This trail explores some of the town planning innovations introduced by the Housing & Development Board (HDB) as well as sites of everyday heritage that are part and parcel of the Tampines community.
(Note: You may want to embark on this trail in the morning as most of the stalls in Tampines Round Market & Food Centre are only open until around 3pm.)
Other Suggested Short Trail Routes
- Tampines Heritage Trail - Religious Institutions Trail (1.5 hours)
- Tampines Heritage Trail - Green Spaces Trail (1 hour on bicycle)