Istana Nurul Iman, Bandar Seri Begawan

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Visit Istana Nurul Iman to see the Guinness Book of Records winner of the largest house of a country's live monarch. Join an organized tour to see the residence of the Sultan of Brunei, which also serves as the house of parliament. Reflect on the enormous riverside mansion decorated with golden domes, and enjoy the design and decor that represents a mixture of Malay and European styles--from Italian marble and English glass to Chinese granite and silk. Put Istana Nurul Iman into our Bandar Seri Begawan tourist route planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Terdapat 2 istana di Brunei. Ini salah satu nya. Namun anda tidak bisa mengunjungi di dalamnya. Anda hanya bisa melihat dari luar sahaja. Di luar mempunyai sekuriti. Anda bisa ringankan mulut anda ber...  more »
  • You're not allowed to enter the palace. So you'll only able to stop by the gate. I came here after a visit at Royal Regalia (where we can see the replica of some main rooms in the palace), so I could ...  more »
  • You can see the entrance .Can stop and take the pictures. Can see from the river during river tour. Or you can enter during 3 days of idul fitri.  more »
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  • Great way to experience the culture of this kingdom and food from this country. Different tastes of food, people and building structure as compared to european palaces. Worth a visit.
  • SUPERB LIFE. WHEN ALLAH GIVES NO PLACE TO KEEP. SULTAN.
  • The most beautiful palace in the world!
  • Large building, but there are lots of large buildings in BSB. Worth checking out from the river, but that is about it.
  • Really hard to see anything from the outside. Walked right around the place and also tried to view from boat on the river. You can see the roof of the building at best.