Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque, Bandar Seri Begawan

A popular religious site set in a lagoon, Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque appears to float on water. Located amidst floral gardens, the mosque ranks among the most prominent in Southeast Asia. Tour the complex, which was built in 1958, to view its combination of Islamic architecture and diverse decorative traditions--from Saudi Arabian rugs to British chandeliers and Italian marble. Dress appropriately, with long pants and a shirt covering your shoulders. Put Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Bandar Seri Begawan trip planner .
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  • This is a large mosque in Brunei, in the center of the capital, if you live in the city center can basically walk to reach, we did not go to the audience at that time, only to take pictures outside. There is a small business near the mosque, where you can eat and drink, and there are small merchants pave on the street. Although it is February to travel, when the sun is shining, and the temperature is high, in the outdoor activities should pay attention to not heatstroke.
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  • It is a hot country, but there is not much shade that is large and shady, but photos can be shot of life in the shade where the wind blows cool and is right next to the mountain Mall of Sanya
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  • This was a place that I had to see but due to the fact it was raining I decided to take a picture and run. Later I realised this was such a beautiful place. This country is so beautiful and the history behind the mosque was eye opening. Next time I get the opportunity to travel back here I will actually try and make it to the mosque and I would advice that if you do travel over there, please make the time to visit the mosque. BEAUTIFUL.
  • It was very sunny Sunday! The Mosque's golden dome dazzlingly beautiful! Anyone can go in, you just need to wear clothes provided. For none Muslim not nesesary to cover head, but with all respect to Muslim community I advice you to wear, it is also provided. You even allowed to take pictures inside! I was surprised, because not every Mosque you allowed to do so. Very beautiful and unique. Need take of your shoes, or you can use your socks.
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