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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei

Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei

To the north of tropical Malaysia sits the fascinating capital city of Brunei, Banda Seri Begawan, or BSB. Discover its breathtaking landmarks like Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque, and the quaint and charming stilted homes in the water village of Kampong Ayer, which seemingly float on water and houses some of the friendliest locals in Southeast Asia. With its golden towers, lavish decorations, and quiet respect for tradition, you’re sure to find a sense of peace on this vacation.

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei

Port of Call

While On Your Cruisetour

Grounded in Islamic tradition, no visit to the heart of Brunei is complete without visiting the Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque, revered for its extravagant beauty and tranquility. Take snapshots of the Sultan’s residential palace or immerse yourself in the culture by visiting magnificent museums and dining on local delicacies.

Other Fun Things to Do

  • Stroll along the Brunei River or go shopping at the main market in Bandar Seri Begawan.
  • Take a taxi boat through hundreds of seemingly floating houses in the water village, Kampong Ayer.
  • Visit one of Brunei’s Museums to see royal treasures or a display of Islamic artwork.
  • Taste local delicacies like ambuyat at local outdoor restaurants and coffee shops, Kedai Kopi.

Local Currency

The local currency when traveling to Bandar Seri Begawan is the Brunei Dollar (BND).

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    Before You Visit

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