Bandar Seri Begawan
in Brunei and Muara District, Brunei
- Brunei International Airport (1 mi)
- Limbang Airport (10 mi)
- Labuan Airport (32 mi)
- Lawas Airport (32 mi)
- Sipitang Airport (43 mi)
- Long Sukang Airport (46 mi)
- Mulu Airport (62 mi)
- Long Pasia Airport (65 mi)
- Gunung Mulu National Park (Unesco heritage, 56 mi)
- Kinabalu Park (Unesco heritage, 140 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 4.940 and 114.948 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 4° 56' 25" and E 114° 56' 53"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Dollar - BND
- Spoken languages:
- Malay, English
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 11:25 AM (Saturday)
- Timezone: Asia/Brunei
- UTC/GMT offset: 8 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:07 am and 6:31 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -4.426 and -65.398 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Brunei.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Brunei. Last Update: 2023-06-09 08:01:32
Delve into Bandar Seri Begawan
Bandar Seri Begawan in Brunei and Muara District with it's 64,409 habitants is located in Brunei. It's the capital of this country.
Current time in Bandar Seri Begawan is now 11:25 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Brunei with an UTC offset of 8 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Bandar Seri Begawan, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Brunei is Brunei International Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Gunung Mulu National Park in Malaysia at a distance of 56 mi (or 90 km). If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bangar, Tutong, Victoria, Kuala Belait and Kayan Hulu. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 85 °F
|Morning Temperature||25°C / 77 °F|
|Evening Temperature||29°C / 84 °F|
|Night Temperature||27°C / 80 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1008 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Broken clouds, covering 68% of sky|
|General Conditions||Broken clouds|
Sunday, 11th of June 2023
32°C (89 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Monday, 12th of June 2023
28°C (83 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Tuesday, 13th of June 2023
30°C (87 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
The Empire Hotel & Country Club
ORCHID GARDEN HOTEL
The Brunei Hotel
Radisson Hotel Brunei Darussalam
Videos from this area
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Proboscis monkeys Jawad's photos around Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei (proboscis monkey brunei)
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Nice afternoon landing in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei.
Afternoon landing onboard SQ182 (Singapore - Brunei) operated by Singapore Airlines Boeing 777.
Istana Nurul Iman - Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei
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Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque - Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei
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Bandar Seri Begawan
Going around the city. Sultan Omar Ali Saffuddien Mosque, The Royal Regalia, Walking the strreets at night, and Kampong Air (Water Village).
National Anthem Brunei Darussalam
The national anthem of Brunei Darussalam at the Brunei International Tattoo 2011 in conjunction with the 50th Anniversary of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces. 31st May 2011 @ Indoor Stadium,...
国際＆旅行ジャーナリスト 大川原 明のホームページは下記 http://yukokunoshi-akira.com/ I went to Brunei on Jun in 2011 and stayed the cntre of the Bandar Seri Begawan...
Discovering Borneo - Brunei part one Westwoods's photos around Bandar Siri Begwan, Brunei
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Brunei International Airport
Brunei International Airport is the primary airport in the nation of Brunei. The Royal Brunei Air Force is also based at the Rimba Air Base which is located in the Brunei International Airport. It serves destinations across Asia and Oceania, with the only airport outside these continents being London Heathrow Airport.
Kampong Ayer, or the Water Village is an area of Brunei's capital city Bandar Seri Begawan that is situated after the Brunei Bay. 39,000 people live in the Water Village. This represents roughly ten percent of the nation's total population. All of the Water Village buildings are constructed on stilts above the Brunei River.
Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Stadium
Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 30,000 and was opened in 1984.
Kianggeh is a mukim in the Brunei-Muara district of Brunei. It is located in the centre of the Brunei-Muara district, bordering Mukim Berakas 'A' and Mukim Berakas 'B' to the north, Mukim Kota Batu to the east and south, the water village mukims and Mukim Lumapas to the south, Mukim Kilanas to the south-west and Mukim Gadong 'B' to the west. Incidentally, it contains the country's capital, Bandar Seri Begawan.
Ministry of Finance Building, Brunei
The Ministry of Finance Building and Complex was constructed in 1990. With a height of 120 metres, it is the third tallest building in Borneo after Wisma Sanyan (126 m) in Sibu and Sabah Foundation Building (122 m) in Kota Kinabalu. The building houses the Ministry of Finance Brunei, the Brunei Currency and Monetary Board and the Brunei Investment Agency. Ministry of Finance is located five kilometers outside of Downtown Bandar Seri Begawan. It is also the 28 tallest building in South East Asia.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (Brunei)
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade is the ministry responsible for handling the Kingdom of Brunei's external relations, the management of its international diplomatic missions and the nation's foreign trade policy. The ministry's director is HRH Mohamed Bolkiah, who is also a prince in the Bruneian royal family and the brother of reigning sultan, Hassanal Bolkiah.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Bandar Seri Begawan.
- Kuala Belait
- Kayan Hulu
- Long Layu
- Kota Kinabalu
- Long Loreh
- Tideng Pale
- Long Pujungan
- Long Bang
- Long Peso
- Sekatak Bengara
- Data Dian
- Long Beluah
- Sungai Nyamuk
- Tanjung Palas
- Tanjung Selor
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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