Tasek Lama Recreational Park
Tasek Lama Recreational Park is one of the top attractions in Bandar Seri Begawan, an oasis in the middle of a busy city.
One of Bandar Seri Begawan’s charm is the Tasek Lama Recreational Park – a quiet, relaxing attraction located at the heart of Brunei’s capital. It’s often a wonder how a park like this can exist in such a busy city especially with its fresh air, serene atmosphere, and various family activities that anyone can enjoy. Tasek Lama Recreational Park is a perfect place where you can unwind and take a break while enjoying the beautiful vistas that can be seen everywhere. Adults and kids alike can enjoy leisure activities here such as jogging, cycling, and group picnics.
Tasek Lama Recreational Park is located in Jalan Tasek, Bandar Seri Begawan.
Opening Days and Hours
The park is open from Sunday to Thursday from 6:00 to 18:00. On Friday, it is open from 6:00 to 12:00, and 14:00 to 18:00.
Entry Fee and Bookings
Entrance to this park is completely free.
How to Get There
- Fly to Bandar Seri Begawan
- From the city centre, proceed to the Central Bus Station
- From the bus station, board a bus that passes Jalan Tasek
- You can also charter a taxi for this
- Solo travellers/backpackers
Time to Spend
Suggested duration in this attraction is one to two hours.
Popularity and Best Time to Go
The Tasek Lama Recreational Park is a very popular attraction in BSB. The best time to visit is in the morning when crowds are more manageable.
Tasek Brasserie, Kaizen Sushi, Tamu Selera, Bob Ume, Food Zone, The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf, KFC, and the Excapade Sushi are some of the dining spots to try near Tasek Lama Recreational Park.
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- Istana Nurul Iman
- Jerudong Park
- Brunei Museum
For accommodations, you can head over to The Capital Residence Suites, Badi’ah Hotel, The Brunei Hotel, Times Hotel, Palm Garden Hotel, The Centerpoint Hotel, Jubilee Hotel, and Villa Dadap. Rates range from USD 55 to USD 100.