The kingdom of Brunei is not only famous for its wealth because it has the largest petroleum reserves in the world, but also has the most luxurious churches in the world. Let me explore the tourist attractions beautiful that impress tourist in Brunei.
1, Brunei Royal Palace (Istana Nurul Iman)
Situated on a tree-lined hilltop on the lower Brunei River, this palace faces the south where Bandar Seri Begawan capital is located. Istana Nurul Iman is the home of King Hassanal Bolkiah and his royal lineage. At the same time, the palace is also the residence and workplace of the Brunei Government and the Prime Minister’s Office. When traveling to Brunei, you should not miss this famous tourist destination.
2, Royal Regalia Royal Museum
The Royal Regalia Museum was home to evidence of the royal life in Brunei over various periods. But the longest time was the period of the Royal Regalia. Besides, The museum offers Brunei travelers an overview of the life and way of life of the royal family. Royal Regalia Museum also preserves many relics related to the Kings who once ruled the kingdom of Brunei with the impressive architecture. Travelers visiting Brunei can visit the Royal Regalia Museum on weekdays.
3, Kampong Ayer Floating Village
This has been the oldest floating village in Brunei with historical culture more than 600 years. At present, this place is considered a popular tourist destination in Brunei still have large nose monkeys living and simple houses right on the river. The village is full of schools, mosques, administrative offices, petrol stations, markets, etc. Especially, visitors who would like to visit this floating village will have a shuttle boat service.
4, The Empire Hotel & Country Club Population
This is Brunei’s most famous hotel, which is also a tourist attraction in Brunei attract tourists to visit. This hotel is 180 ha with 443 splendid rooms. This is also one of the most luxurious hotels in Asia and is among the top ten most beautiful hotels in the world. Here, you can see the beautiful city along with enjoying the fresh air of nature.
5, Jerudong Amusement Park
Jerudong Park is the largest amusement park in Southeast Asia. It is an attractive tourist destination in Brunei built by Brunei King in 1994 for his beloved people. Jerudong Park has an area of 104 hectares and there are many interesting and attractive games highlighted by the vibrant Musical Fountain took place at 10 pm for visitors here. Besides, this park also has small artificial islands, DinoPark, playground, cinema, etc. All make a colorful play area and it is the most bustling and vibrant heaven for everyone, especially the little children traveling to Brunei.
6, Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque Cathedral
This is Brunei’s first Islamic mosque, completed in 1958 and located right in the heart of the Brunei capital. The entire area is located on an artificial lake on the banks of the Brunei River. Moreover, Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque is built of the marble with the golden dome, and garden with many fountains contributing to making the work more unique and outstanding.
7, Tamu Kianggeh Sky Market
This is the largest sky market in Brunei, which sells fresh foods and vegetables. If you have the opportunity to visit Brunei, you should not miss the famous market. When you come here, you will be overwhelmed by the fresh fruit stalls. Besides, the salesperson is also very nice so you can feel comfortable when walking around this market.
8, Pasar Malam Gadong Sky Market
It is considered to be the busiest market in Brunei, a destination not to be missed if you want to explore the beauty of life in this country. There are lots of good and cheap food here, so you can relax and enjoy the food. This is also the market you should visit and buy some fruit or street food. I believe you will have an enjoyable time when coming here.
9, Chinese Temple Pagoda
This is a unique architectural temple located in the center of Bandar Seri Begawan. As the name implies, this pagoda has the typical architecture of China, a place of worship the Chinese community in Brunei. Besides, the surrounding area of the temple is red typical of China with its unique design as a tourist attraction when setting food in this country.
10, Jame Asr Hassanal Bolkiah Cathedral
This building is not far from the Brunei Royal Palace and it is the largest and most beautiful mosque in Southeast Asia today. With its unique dome architecture, it offers visitors an oriental-style cathedral and a bit of West as other mosques. This is also a symbol of the Muslims of Brunei people and also the place you must definitely visit if you have the opportunity to travel to this country.