Brunei Darussalam -
literally "The Abode of Peace" - is the calm eye at the centre of the
dynamic storm that's changing South East Asia.
Throughout South East Asia is the
swirling rush of development, as people and nations fast track
themselves through the agricultural, industrial and information
revolutions that took centuries of slow evolution in
Brunei - a small and self sufficient nation
the geographic centre of South East Asia.
Amidst the pressured commercialism that
accompanies the changing South East Asian landscape, Brunei stands alone, largely untroubled by environmental destruction,
industrial pollution and frenzied commercial congestion.
Protected by the political stability of
an almost 700 year family monarchy, and the financial security of its oil and gas
resources, Brunei is a green oasis at the heart of South East Asia.
A unique blend
of modern facilities and services with traditional lifestyles, protected jungles,
Islamic values, mangrove reserves, Royal traditions and Malay culture.
Brunei has taken the opportunity
to preserve it's environment, and its culture.
Compact and uncongested, one hour travel from the
centre of the capital takes you to the edge of untouched primary rainforest, the anchorage
above your first wreck dive, or beautifully sculptured parklands and lakes.
Ride a raft down rapids listening to jungle sounds, explore traditional food and
night markets, stroll along undeveloped beaches, indulge in a range of western and
regional foods, immerse in traditional lifestyles, cool off in a hotel
pool, or a quiet jungle stream, disappear for hours in natural and cultural history
Royal Experience lifestyles, or thrill to wild rides at Jerudong
With a population of 330,000, the relationship between the Royal
Family and the people is close. Medical facilities, education, housing
and other community services are well established and either free or
Bandar Seri Begawan, the capital
of Brunei, consistently ranks amongst the most preferred cities to live in Asia.
Brunei is safe.
Malaria was eliminated over 20
years ago. Crime rates are the lowest and public health standards are amongst the highest
in the region. Enjoy a walk around town in the evening. Sample food
from the local food stalls, and explore the jungles and
Enjoy Brunei with the help of our
tours and packages, or do it on your
own, using the network of modern (air conditioned) public buses, rental cars or
taxis, and the traditional water based network of ferries and water taxis.
Visiting Brunei is
different. The contrasts and
experiences are challenging, intriguing and exciting. You'll be amazed and surprised.
travel interests are being submerged in tropical water exploring a
wreck, discovering the cultural heritage, exploring the jungle and water based activities,
or experiencing what untouched rainforest really means, Brunei has a
place for you.
Accommodation can be a 2, 3, 4 or 5 star hotel, a jungle
chalet, a longhouse floor, motel style Bangar Lodge, National Park bunkrooms,
or a tent beside the river. It can be in
the centre of town, beside a beach, overlooking the river, on an island, or deep in the
Choose your Brunei experience. Excitement, relaxation, activities, or
isolation. There are many places where phones don't exist,
and life has a different character.
Brunei is not what you
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Association of Travel
Agents, Brunei (ATAB)
Outdoor Recreation Industry Council of Australia
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