Brunei's Astounding Mosque and More



Here are the top places to visit and things to do in Brunei


Jame’Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque         
Jame’Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque Located in central Bandar Seri Begawan the capital of the oil-rich Sultanate of Brunei. Jame’Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque Built to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Sultan's reign, the mosque's most distinguishing feature is its many golden domes.



Temburong district         
Temburong district is the eastern-most district in Brunei as it is separated from the rest of brunei by Malaysia and Brunei Bay. Temburong is divided into five mukims, the Mukim Bangar, Mukim Bokok, Mukim Amo, Mukim Batu Apoi, Mukim Labu. The Ulu Temburong National Park is located south of the Temburong district, covering 550 square kilometres of the Temburong forest. The national park has a scientific research centre facility, the Kuala Belalong Rainforest Field Studies Centre, which can only be accessible by boat. An Outward Bound centre can also be found within the national Park.

Royal Regalia Museum 
Royal Regalia Museum is in Bandar Seri Begawan. It was established to commemorate the 1992 Silver Jubilee of His Majesty's accession to the throne. The Royal Regalia Museum belongs at the top of any Brunei itinerary. The 1st floor is dominated by a recreation of the sultan’s coronation day parade, including a huge gilded royal cart, on which the newly crowned sultan was pulled through the streets of BSB.

Kampong Ayer 
Kampong Ayer is an area of Brunei's capital city Bandar Seri Begawan that is situated after the Brunei Bay. It's a beautiful sight to see hundreds of houses seemingly floating on water. The water village people are very friendly and many open up their homes to visitors year-round. Water taxis can be found by walking along the Brunei River or the main market in Bandar Seri Begawan and waving one down.

Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque        
Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque is a royal Islamic mosque located in Bandar Seri Begawan, the capital of the Sultanate of Brunei. Named after Omar Ali Saifuddien III, the 28th Sultan of Brunei, the mosque as a symbol of the Islamic faith in Brunei dominates the skyline of Bandar Seri Begawan. The building was completed in 1958 and is an example of modern Islamic architecture. Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque The Mosque is very welcoming and you will be given a robe upon entry.

Istana Nurul Iman           
Istana Nurul Iman is located in Bandar Seri Begawan, the capital of the Sultanate of Brunei. It is the official residence of the Sultan of Brunei, Hassanal Bolkiah, and the seat of the Brunei government. It is not possible to enter, yet the huge size of the palace attracts tourists to snap picture in front of the gate.

Jerudong Theme Park   
Jerudong Theme Park is an amusement park in Brunei It is the largest and most expensive amusement park in South East Asia, built and funded by the Bruneian government for $1 billion. The theme park has reduced its footprint to Phase 1 and 2, the original Playground. It has introduced a revised system of ticketing called the ticket card system. The park is once again free entry to the general public, but guests have to buy ticket cards to be able to use the rides and attractions. These tickets come in $8 and $10 price range.

Bukit Subok       
               

Mosques in Brunei         
Mosques in Brunei seems to be unlimited the list could go on from the Masjid Omar Ali Saifuddien, Jame' Asr' Hassanal Bolkiah, Masjid Al-Ameerah Al-Hajjah Maryam, Masjid Mohammad Bolkiah, Masjid Perpindahan Lambak Kanan, Masjid Sultan Sharif Ali and on and on.

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