Jame'Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque, Bandar Seri Begawan

Supplemented with a lush garden, blue fountains, and pools, Jame'Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque dominates its surroundings. This architectural masterpiece, Brunei's largest mosque, follows the structural plan of traditional Turkish mosques. The structure features four terrazzo-tiled minarets and 29 golden domes. The white entrance hall includes a marble staircase and a "forest" of slender pillars. Notice golden chandeliers topped with little minarets and colorful stained glass windows. Many doors lead into the massive main prayer hall, which can accommodate 4,500 worshippers. Take a guided tour to learn more about the mosque's background and religious practices. Put Jame'Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque at the forefront of your travel plans using our Bandar Seri Begawan trip planning site .
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  • The mosque in his magnificent, good-value stand looks beautiful from a distance during the day and night. It has ample parking yard.
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  • Beautiful, very beautiful. Holds safely to the most renowned mosques in Abu Dhabi, Muscat or Damascus. Italian marble, huge chandeliers, rugs great. You can't take pictures. No shorts but no worries, they are given free robes. From central bus nr 1, cost 1BD.
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  • It is made by the present Sultan mosque, it is huge and beautiful both outside and inside, ideal to go at sunset to see day and night because illuminated is spectacular
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  • Amazing place with so many fantastic constructions. It is more fabulous at night when light up.
  • Beautiful place..Used to go every Friday here back when I stayed at Maktab Duli Hostel many,many years ago... 😍
  • mosque by the current Sultan. Strictly no photography inside the mosque. outside mosque photos are allowed. the only mosque in Brunei with escalator, but exclusive for Sultan & Royals use only
  • Looks magnificent from outside. Rules are strict, visitors are allowed only on certain days of the week, and only on selected hours, black robes are required before entry (can rent for free), strictly no photos allowed inside the mosque.
  • Before every Friday i pray there. When i work inside the mall, our branch
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