Discover Brunei

Overview

Discover Brunei on a 3-day tour that combines two of Royal Brunei Holidays’ most popular tours: the comprehensive Bandar Splendour Tour that gives you an insight into Bruneian history and cultural legacy, which includes viewing royal treasures and the 29 golden domes of Jame’ Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque first-hand. Together with the exciting Brunei by Night Tour, which includes a visit to the local night market.

  • Accommodation included
  • Dress appropriately, wearing non-revealing clothing and/or shorts that are below the knees
  • Bring sunscreen lotion, a hat and/or wear long sleeves for the boat ride.
  • Mosques are closed for inside visit on Thursday, Friday, some religious public holidays and at certain times nearer to the prayer time. In the case of the inside visit is not available, it will be photo stop outside only.

Note

The itinerary is only a reference. Tour guides reserves the right to change itinerary due to unforeseen circumstances or weather conditions. For Mosque visits, visitors are requested to dress appropriately, wearing non-revealing clothing and/or shorts that are below the knees. There will be robes given upon entering the mosque. You will also be required to remove your shoes. For Royal Regalia Museum, it is recommended for visitors to wear socks as shoes will need to be removed.

Itinerary

Arrival at Brunei International Airport and transfer to hotel.

In the morning, pick up from the hotel’s lobby for Bandar Splendour Tour – 5 Hours with lunch.

This comprehensive tour will give you an insight on Brunei’s history, religion, culture and heritage.

The tour covers the Royal Regalia Museum, home to a collection of royal regalia, royal chariot, gold and silver ceremonial armoury and the spectacular Jame’ Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque, which has twenty-nine 22K golden-topped domes. You will also visit the Malay Technology Museum which has galleries on the Malays, ethnic tribes and their lifestyles. There is a short photo stop of the magnificent Istana Nurul Iman, the largest residential palace in the world from Damuan Park. Lastly, you will take an enjoyable boat ride on the Kampong Ayer, one of the world’s largest water villages and visit a privately owned house to enjoy local delicacies.

Lunch at a local restaurant

In the evening, pick up from the hotel’s lobby for Brunei by Night Tour – 4 Hours with dinner. Proceed for a scrumptious local dinner. After dinner, experience the magical Bandar Seri Begawan night with photo stops outside the iconic Jame’ Asr Hassanil Bolkiah mosque, then visit the daily night market where you can experience the “local” food scene and taste all the local food or snacks. The last stop, if time permits, will be one of the largest shopping mall in Brunei where you will have a quick shopping before returning to the hotel.

Free at leisure until transfer to airport for return flight.