Bandar Seri Begawan is the capital city of the Sultanate of Brunei and is known for its opulent architecture and beautiful mosques. Book your flight to Bandar Seri Begawan with Royal Brunei Airlines and earn points when you sign up for Royal Skies, which can be redeemed for flights, upgrades, and more.
Mosques in Bandar Seri Begawan
Bandar Seri Begawan is home to some of the most beautiful mosques in the world, including The Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque, which is known for its large golden dome and marble walls. You should also see the Jame’Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque, the largest in the country and built in 1994 to celebrate 25 years of the Sultan’s reign.
Bandar Seri Begawan Museums
Start your cultural voyage at The Brunei Museum, which gives a comprehensive overview of the country’s history. Next, pay a visit to the Royal Regalia Museum, which houses a collection of treasures, gifts, and artefacts of the Royal Family and state dignitaries, including the Sultan’s Silver and Golden Jubilee carriages in a luxurious setting.
Outdoor Activities in Bandar Seri Begawan
While in Bandar Seri Begawan, take a trip to the “floating village” of Kampong Ayer, the world’s largest settlement on stilts. While there, visit the Waterfront, a nearby park that is home to outdoor cafes and located on the Brunei River. Sundays in Bandar Seri Begawan’s city centre are car-free, meaning that families can enjoy walking or biking while tasting local delicacies, searching for traditional Bruneian antiques, and viewing art from young, emerging Bruneian artists.
Relax with a wide selection of movies and shows while enjoying a delicious halal meal, available on Royal Brunei Airlines flights to Bandar Seri Begawan.