181
trips planned in the last hour
8.8
out of 10
Trustscore rating
©

Kuala Belait trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Kuala Belait

Kuala Belait (Kuala Belait, Brunei. It is the second largest town in the country, after Bandar Seri Begawan, the capital of Brunei and functions as the administrative city for the Belait District.Kuala Belait literally means "the mouth of the Belait River" in the Malay language. Its name comes from kuala meaning either confluence of two rivers or the mouth of a river, and Belait, the name of the river and district. It is also known locally as "Belait". When needed to distinguish it from the district of the same name, it is known locally as "KB town" in English or "Pekan Belait" in Malay.LocationKuala Belait is located close to the western border of Brunei with the State of Sarawak at 114.18ºE longitude and 4.59ºN latitude. The town center is bounded by the South China Sea to the north, the Belait River to the west and south and the suburbs of Kampong Sungai Pandan and Kampong Mumong to the east and south-east respectively.The historic administrative capital of the Belait district, Kuala Balai is located to the south and is linked to Kuala Belait by both road and river, and the oil town of Seria is located about 10 miles (16 km) east. Bandar Seri Begawan is about 120 km to the north-east. The Sarawakian city of Miri is located about 40 km the south-west.HistoryKuala Belait was a small fishing village at the turn of the 20th century. The natives were Belait Malays who were mainly fishermen. According to local customs, there was a falling out between two groups of the inhabitants and one of those groups moved to the west bank of the mouth of the Belait River to found the current day Kampong Sungai Teraban.
Kuala Belait is in Belait District. Make the most of your holiday in Kuala Belait by finding out about its attractions and choosing what to see using our Brunei Darussalam trip builder .
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Kuala Belait

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Kuala Belait

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close

Places to visit with Kuala Belait

Recently planned trips to Kuala Belait

32 days in Brunei Darussalam BY A USER FROM NIGERIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 32 days in Brunei Darussalam BY A USER FROM MALAWI December, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 32 days in Brunei Darussalam BY A USER FROM BRUNEI September, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Brunei Darussalam BY A USER FROM BRUNEI September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 3 days in Bandar Seri Begawan, Kuala Belait & Seria BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA September, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Brunei Darussalam BY A USER FROM BRUNEI August, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Brunei Darussalam BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Brunei Darussalam BY A USER FROM SERBIA June, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Brunei Darussalam BY A USER FROM SERBIA June, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Brunei Darussalam BY A USER FROM SERBIA June, relaxing, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 30 days in Brunei Darussalam BY A USER FROM SERBIA June, culture, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 30 days in Brunei Darussalam BY A USER FROM SERBIA June, culture, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans