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Temburong Lifestyle

Tour Code: TMB HDB

Duration - 6 Hours

This tour is a short introduction to Temburong, with its unique Brunei blend of traditional lifestyle with modem facilities and the protected rainforest.

Water taxi
Water taxi
Take a local water taxi from Bandar (departing the Residency Jetty at 09.45 hrs), through a network of narrow channels and rivers, with the opportunity to see mangrove islands and wildlife.

At Bangar town visit the local produce markets before departing by vehicle to the rural areas. Your guide will outline the traditional practices and features.

Take a short jungle walk along a gently undulating path to feel the atmosphere, listen to the sounds and look for wildlife

Return to Bangar restaurant for lunch. Enjoy some local foods in air-conditioned surroundings; taking a break from the tropical heat.

In the afternoon you will visit two longhouses. One is the older traditional type. The other is a modern version which still retains the community oriented lifestyle. Meet some residents, see their homes and culture. Visit the Agricultural Centre for a gentle walk through this area planted with an array of Brunei's traditional forest fruit trees. Your guide will explain how these are used in cooking and daily use.

Return to Bangar restaurant for afternoon tea of local cakes, as well as some shopping for handicrafts, if time permits. Then join the boat back to Bandar Seri Begawan - arriving at approximately 15.45 hrs.

Price includes pick up from inner city hotels and Lunch

Note - Agriculture Centre closed on Friday, Sunday and most public holidays


Photographs courtesy of Intrepid Tours

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