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Full Brunei Experience - City Excursion - Water Village and Mangrove Safari provided by Borneo Guide - Day Tours

Full Brunei Experience - City Excursion - Water Village and Mangrove Safari

Full Brunei Experience - City Excursion - Water Village and Mangrove Safari
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from £139.91 per adult (price varies by group size)
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  • Duration: 9h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
Chinese, English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 9h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
Chinese, English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 55693P1
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
All taxes, fees and handling charges • Fuel surcharge • Landing and facility fees • Mineral water • Lunch • Entry/Admission - Jame'Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque • Entry/Admission - Kampong Ayer Cultural & Tourism Gallery • Entry/Admission - Royal Regalia Museum
Exclusions
Pick-up/Drop-off from the EMPIRE HOTEL & its vicinity • Visits/Stops outside of the itinerary • Food and drinks beyond those included • Additional services beyond those stated • Free gifts or souvenirs
Duration
9h
Departure details
Traveller pickup is offered.
NOT inclusive for pick up from the Empire Hotel.
Bandar Seri Begawan, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei-Muara District BorneoGuide Office is located at unit 204-1st Floor, Kiaw Lian Building, Jalan Pemancha, Bandar Seri Begawan
Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Inclusions
All taxes, fees and handling charges • Fuel surcharge • Landing and facility fees • Mineral water • Lunch • Entry/Admission - Jame'Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque • Entry/Admission - Kampong Ayer Cultural & Tourism Gallery • Entry/Admission - Royal Regalia Museum
Exclusions
Pick-up/Drop-off from the EMPIRE HOTEL & its vicinity • Visits/Stops outside of the itinerary • Food and drinks beyond those included • Additional services beyond those stated • Free gifts or souvenirs
Departure details
Traveller pickup is offered.
NOT inclusive for pick up from the Empire Hotel.
Bandar Seri Begawan, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei-Muara District BorneoGuide Office is located at unit 204-1st Floor, Kiaw Lian Building, Jalan Pemancha, Bandar Seri Begawan
Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
9h
Return details
Returns to original departure point
Additional information
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
A minimum of 1 people per booking is required
A maximum of 15 people per booking
Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
Infants must sit on laps
Most travellers can participate
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers

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LAZ3
1 contribution
Great tour and fantastic guide
Oct 2019
Our driver Eric was great. His English was wonderful and we had no problem understanding him. He was very knowledgeable about the country and the culture. He made us feel very comfortable throughout the day.

The tour was fun and informative. We started at the market, where Eric explained the foods that were specific to the region. I asked him to identify a lot of the fruits and vegetables and he was happy to answer. Eric also explained the local foods at the lunch buffet so that we knew what to expect.

We visited two mosques, which were both beautiful and fascinating as I had never been inside one. Eric graciously answered all of our questions about the religion.

The river cruise was great. Eric and the boat driver managed to find us a troupe of monkeys, even though I had been told it would be hard to see them during this time of year. We also walked through the water village, which provided us with insight into the local culture.

The only thing I would change would be the amount of time we spent at the Royal Regalia Museum. It got a little repetitive after a while, and it was really cold inside! But I am definitely glad we visited as the items displayed were beautiful.

I would definitely recommend this tour to anyone visiting Brunei.
Written 17 October 2019
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

Sean
Sri Kembangan, Malaysia21 contributions
Perfect intro to Brunei
Jul 2019 • Solo
If you have only one day in Brunei, this is your best bet - a great mix of history and heritage, urban life and nature, all rolled into a fun, convenient and enlightening experience with a very friendly Brunei-born guide!
Written 16 July 2019
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

Flapster
Hong Kong, China43 contributions
Great guide, good English
Oct 2018 • Solo
I didn't really know what to expect of my short visit to Brunei. I signed up for the 5 hour tour with borneoguide.com, and my guide for the day (Faisal), was excellent.

He provided me with loads of information, his English was great, and he was very open to answering questions. I obviously have no experience with the other companies, but would highly recommend this guide. He was early showing up the hotel, great at spotting wildlife during the mangrove tour, and genuinely friendly and wanted to ensure I enjoyed. He also seemed to know everyone in Brunei, and would stop and chat and say hello.

Great experience.

I was on my own, so had to book a solo tour, and it was expensive however.
Written 25 October 2018
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

wilhelmm-norway
Fornebu, Norway179 contributions
Brunei: Easily done in a day
Aug 2018
Brunei is a different Place: Ruled by a Sovereign sultan, the richest man in the world with a private Collection of more than 7000 cars (incl 450 Ferraris!). And the Sultan reminds everyone of who is in charge through lots of imposing and impressive sights: A mega-large mosque that cost $4 billion With a golden dome, Palaces for everyone to see for himself and his Family, museums of Crown regalia, royal horse stables, monuments to celebrate the Sultan's rule, etc, etc. What is Worth to see in Brunei is the Water Village where real People live, the river, and the tropical jungle along the river. As Brunei has lots of oil Revenues, they have kept the Rainforest and jungle much more intact than Indonesia and Malaysia that to a large extent have replaced rain forest With palm oil plantations. You easily see all sights of Brunei in a day - no reason to stay longer unless you want to admire more of the Sultan's achievements.
Written 7 August 2018
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

Stiofan O
1 contribution
Canceled at short notice
Jul 2018 • Solo
I am going to Brunei for 2 days, so I booked this tour. I checked availability on tripadvisor, it said it was available. I placed my booking, it said it was successful, only for the company to contact me the next day and say it was not running on the date that I had booked. Very poor communication and clarity. If the tour wasn't running then those dates should not have been listed as available to book. This is just common sense
Written 17 July 2018
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

the_saffa22
London, UK12 contributions
Great excursions, good way to see Brunei
Jan 2014 • Couples
We stayed in Brunei for four nights on the way from Australia to the UK.

We used Borneo guide for all our excursions and would recommend them and recommend travellers to stop over for a couple days.

The people are all incredibly friendly, and helpful, and nearly everyone can speak a bit of English.

Through Borneo Guide we did a few tours....
Sumbling Eco village (very, very rustic) with the Night forest walk (amazing) and the long boat up to the forest canopy walk was a joy. Even though it was monsoon season and it rained constantly, we still enjoyed our time at Sumbling immensely.

In Bandar Seri Bagawan (Capital City) we did an all day tour of the water village, having lunch there. We visited two of the most Oppulent mosques, and the night market for food.
We also did a mangrove tour and saw proboscis monkeys, water lizards and a baby crocodile.

But, what made the expeirence enjoyable and memorable were our two guides, Nazri and Qeelah. They were jovial, fun and very knowledgable. Full of stories, facts and information about everything around us.

We learnt so much, and had a fun time doing it. Nazri and Qeelah made sure we left Brunei with a great memories of a lovely holiday.

Brunei is such a small country, that stopping over for a few days means you can see so much of it. Use Borneo Guide to help make your stay there full of excursions and to see the best on offer.
Written 25 March 2014
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC.
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