Brunei Heritage Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Bandar Seri Begawan

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Brunei is a tiny nation on the island of Borneo, in 2 distinct sections surrounded by Malaysia and the South China Sea. It's known for its beaches and biodiverse rainforest, much of it protected within reserves. The capital, Bandar Seri Begawan, is home to the opulent Jame’Asr Hassanil Bolkiah mosque and its 29 golden domes. The capital's massive Istana Nurul Iman palace is the residence of Brunei’s ruling sultan. Explore this amazing city in a full day tour, we make sure you see the best of Brunei.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Asni Tours & Travels, Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah PersekutuanPick up is at 8.00AM. You will meet our friendly English speaking driver and guide at your hotel lobby.Duration: 5 minutesStop At: Billionth Barrel Monument, Seria, Belait DistrictTransfer to Brunei Darussalam, Bandar Seri Begawan. It takes about 2 ½ hours’ drive to immigration clearance at Sarawak / Brunei Border Sg.7. The Billionth Barrel MonumentTour include photo stop at The Billionth Barrel Monument in the town of Seria. Duration: 20 minutesStop At: The Empire Hotel & Country Club, BruneiThe Empire Hotel & Country Club Renowned for its luxury, White Marble, Gold accents, Luminous and breathtaking architecture. With a hotel of such sublime luxury, you would experience breathtaking panoramic views. Upon arrival at Bandar Seri Begawan (capital city of Brunei) proceed for lunch at a local restaurant.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Royal Regalia Museum, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei-Muara DistrictA tribute to the sultan and the grand trappings of Royalty, this museum is a highlight of any trip to Brunei. The main gallery presents an impressive recreation of the coronation of His Majesty The Sultan, displaying the gilded carriage which carried the newly crowned Sultann through the streets of the capital city, along with gold and silver ceremonial armour. The Royal Exhibition Gallery showcases a selection of Royal Regalia from His Majesty's childhood days up to the time of his coronation, such as jewel-encrusted crowns, thrones, garments and His Majesty's revered silver Keris (dagger). The Silver Jubilee Gallery celebrates the mark of His Majesty's 25th ruling year. Here, one can view film footage of the auspicious event, amongst other Royal Regalia that made an appearance during the occasion. There is also the Constitutional History Gallery, which houses documents, photographs, film and recordings, and a gallery devoted to the life of His Majesty The Sultan up to the time of his coronation. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei-Muara DistrictAt Bandar Seri Begawan we will visit Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque which is one of the most magnificent mosques in Southeast Asia and a replica of a 16th-century royal barge that is moored in an adjoining lagoon, Jame Asr Mosques which is the Brunei’s National Mosque and Brunei Museum.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Kampong Ayer - Venice of East, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei-Muara DistrictPhoto stop at road side for Kampung Ayer, the “Venice of the East”. It is the world’s largest water village with 30,000 people living in houses on stilts snaking along the banks of the Brunei River. Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Istana Nurul Iman, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei-Muara DistrictOn your way back to Miri, photo stop at outside Istana Nurul Iman – Sultan’s Royal Palace.Duration: 10 minutes

What’s included

  • Entrance fees
  • Guide fees
  • Transportation during tour
  • 01 lunch at local restaurant
  • Entry/Admission - The Empire Hotel & Country Club, Brunei
  • Entry/Admission - Royal Regalia Museum

What’s not included

  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Sales & Service Tax (if applicable)
  • Travel Insurance
  • Things not mentioned above