A comprehensive "must do" tour of the Water Village, that gives you the opportunity to personally experience and witness a living heritage. Kampong Ayer is a historical settlement of traditional stilt villages built on the Brunei River. You will be given extra information on the history with a visit to the Water Village Tourism Gallery. Walkabout Water Village and visit to a local house with light refreshment.
Inclusions & Exclusions
✔  Bottled water
✔  In-vehicle air conditioning
✔  Boat ride, walkabout Water Village and visit to a local house with light refreshment
Pickup Locations
1.  Brunei Intl Airport
2.  The Capital Residence Suites
3.  Times Hotel
4.  Radisson Hotel Brunei Darussalam
5.  The Empire Brunei
6.  The Brunei Hotel
7.  Badi'ah Hotel
8.  The Centrepoint Hotel
9.  The Rizqun International Hotel
Additional Info: We pick up from all hotels in Bandar Seri Begawan, Jerudong and from Brunei International Airport, EXCEPT for cruiseship shore excursions from Muara Port (additional charges may apply).
Istana Darussalam Istana Darussalam, the oldest existing palace in Brunei was completed in the early 1940s, has seen many important and historic events in Brunei's modern history. The wooden palace captures the architectural heritage of old malay palaces in the region.
Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque, Brunei The Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque is the iconic landmark in the capital city. The elegant mosque was offically opened on 26th Sept 1958 and a symbol of the Islamic faith in the country. Declared by most to be the most beautiful mosque in the region.
Taman Mahkota Jubli Emas The Golden Jubilee Crown waterfront park was offically opened on 22nd Oct 2017 in conjunction with the Golden Jubilee of HM Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah's accession to the throne. There is a garden and green spaces for recreational activities. Many come here to enjoy the picturesque view of a sunset.
Istana Nurul Iman A glimpse of Istana Nurul Iman along the Brunei River. The official residence of His Majesty the Sultan of Brunei. The world's largest residential palace and the seat of the Brunei government.
Kampong Ayer - Venice of East The historical Kampong Ayer is regarded as the largest Water Village settlement in the world. The centuries-old Kampong Ayer is dubbed as "Venice of the East" by Venetian Antonio Pigafetta who sail to Brunei with Ferdinand Magellan's flagship "Victoria" in 1521. Boatride, walkabout Kampong Ayer and visit to a local house with light refreshment.

Duration:  60 minutes

Kampong Ayer Cultural & Tourism Gallery The Kampong Ayer Cultural Gallery located at the historical Water Village was opened on 19th Aug 2009. Established to provide a glimpse into Kampong Ayer celebrated past. The galleries brings together a mixture of history, traditions as well as antique and relics from the origin of Kampong Ayer.

Duration:  30 minutes

Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Hajah Saleha Bridge RIPAS bridge named after Her Majesty the Queen is an iconic part of the capital's skyline. The bridge was offically opened on 14th Oct 2017, marks yet another milestone in His Majesty's the Sultan 50-year reign. The 750-metre landmark bridge is the world’s second longest single-pylon cable-stayed bridge.
Brunei Arts and Handicraft Training Centre Brunei Arts and Handicrafts Training Centre was officially opened on 1st Jan 1984 in conjunction with the Brunei independence. This was the landmark in the history of the development of Brunei arts and handicrafts. At the Centre, on exhibits are the tradition of fine arts and crafts stretches back more than five hundred years of Brunei’s history.
Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Complex The Yayasan Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Complex was officially opened on 19th Aug 1996. The complex is a mix of traditional and modern architecture with ascenic fountain avenue. The complex’s elegant walkway includes stunning views of the Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque and the historical Kampong Ayer.
Additional info
•  Public transportation options are available nearby
•  Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
•  Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
Free cancellation
From $59.06
Mobile or paper ticket accepted
2 hours
Guide in:
Malay   English   
Cancellation policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.