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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  • It is hot when we visited. Too bad we were not here after Ramadan, which they allow visitors inside the Palace. Either way it feels great to see, pride and honor that the architect behind this structu...  more »
  • This should be in everyone's "bucket list" to visit - shaking hands with the Royals...It's worth every hour..Wait is about 3-4hrs depends on the crowd but during the 3-day opening for Hari Raya, best ...  more »
  • Not permitted to enter, only taking photograph in front of the gate. The guard is friendly and will answer all your questions.  more »
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  • I was sent here in daycarreeee. It is so secret for the reason that it is so breathtaking. To diee for...
  • Istana Nurul Iman (English: The Light of Faith Palace) is a very wonderful, beautiful and amazing palace. It is open to public during the annual Islamic celebration of Hari Raya Aidilfitri. Do you know that Guinness World Records currently considers Istana Nurul Iman to hold the title as the "world's largest residential palace"?
  • I goes here annually every Hari Raya
  • nice palace, that's I Wanna to see
  • Beautiful and great palace. Very big.