Billionth Barrel Monument
The Billionth Barrel Monument - a landmark erected to celebrate the one billion oil barrels produced by the country - perpetually stands as a symbol of the success of the oil industry in Brunei.
If you are curious about Brunei’s oil industry, there’s no other place to go than the Billionth Barrel Monument. Located in the heart of Seria, this landmark tells the history and the extravagant successes continually experienced by the country’s oil industry. The place is also an ideal spot for relaxation – the relaxing sea breeze is irresistible. Stunning views during the afternoon can be seen here – the exquisite sunset should not be missed here.
The Billionth Barrel Monument is located in Seria, Brunei, 20 kilometres from the city centre.
Opening Days and Hours
The Billionth Barrel Monument is open daily, 24 hours.
Entry Fee and Bookings
Entrance to this attraction is completely free.
How to Get There
- Board a bus from Bandar Seri Begawan to Seria.
- In Seria, board a taxi to the Billionth Barrel Monument.
- Since transportation can be limited in Seria, renting a car in Bandar Seri Begawan is suggested.
- Solo Travellers/Backpackers
Time to Spend
Suggested duration in this attraction is 30 minutes to 1 hour.
Popularity and Best Time to Go
The best time to visit the Billionth Barrel Monument is during the afternoon. The sunset views here are magnificent.
Dining places located near the Billionth Barrel Monument include Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf, Kaizen Japanese Restaurant, Burgers and Grills, Universal Cafe, Awira’s, Excapade Sushi, and Indah Damai Restaurant.
- Oil and Gas Discovery Centre
- Seria Mosque
Hotels in Seria, Brunei where you can find great accommodations include Roomz Hotel, Tat Place Hotel, The Swiss Hotel Apartment, NSEY Hotel, Hotel Sentosa, Keoja Hotel, and Plaza Sutera Biru. Rates range from USD 45 to USD 85.