Bandar Seri Begawan - The City of God

Bandar Seri Begawan - The City of God

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Apr
2021

Bandar Seri Begawan - The City of God

Posted by: Mahendra Venkatesh

Bandar Seri Begawan - The City of God

Bandar Seri Begawan is the capital and the largest city in the Sultanate of Brunei. The city acts as the administrative, economic, and cultural center of Brunei, and has a history of settlement that is estimated to be around 1,200 years old. The name of the city loosely translates to "City of God". Bandar Seri Begawan has a few attractions that show off the wealth of this small nation. The Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque and the Jame'Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque are among the most famous religious locations within the city. Its historical sites include the Royal Ceremonial Hall, the tombs of several late sultans, and the Royal Mausoleum.

Here are some of the top places to visit in Bandar Seri Begawan

1. Bandar Seri Begawan
2. Ulu Temburong National Park
3. Kampong Ayer
4. Pekan Tutong
5. Kuala Belait
6. Gadong
7. Muara
8. Andulau Forest Reserve
9. Bangar
10. Labi

Things to do in Bandar Seri Begawan

1. Go for a river cruise to track down some Proboscis Monkeys
2. Go, Museum Hopping,
3. Visit the Largest Stilt Village in the World
4. Drop by Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque
5. Make your way to Jame’Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque