Jame'Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque, Bandar Seri Begawan

Categories: Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.4/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web
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. To visit Jame'Asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque on your trip to Bandar Seri Begawan, use our Bandar Seri Begawan itinerary maker.
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  • The architecture sort like blew my mind. It was amazing. There is a bridge behind the mosque that connected to the water village. We walked and hailed water taxi back to the hotel. 
  • Alhamdulillah for I get a chance to visit Brunei's largest mosque. It is an impressive building. The visit was made possible by arrangement with the hotel. 
  • This is very big, beautiful and luxurious mosque, the archithecture is amazing, alot of pond here, very peaceful place to pray 
  • Jame'asr Hassanil Bolkiah Mosque, located in Bandar Seri Begawan, is the largest mosque in Brunei.It was built to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the sultan's reign, and opened in 1994. It is known locally as the Kiarong mosque.
  • This beautiful yet quiet and peaceful mosque was built to comemorate the Sultan's 25th years of ruling Brunei. Sunset experience here is very spiritual as Maghrib prayers heard from the minaret.
  • Nice and beautifull peace
  • Wonderful place on the earth. Come and feel it.
  • Nice design & interior...well worth a visit
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