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Tasek Lama Recreational Park

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Address: Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam

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A perfect and safe walk in the jungle.

Do you like nature and hiking? This is the place. Quite near the city centre, has a park, the "ladies path" and the "true men path". Both are really nice, you just have to choose... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
Filipa M
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Carcavelos, Portugal
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Carcavelos, Portugal
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33 reviews 33 reviews
7 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 NEW

Do you like nature and hiking? This is the place. Quite near the city centre, has a park, the "ladies path" and the "true men path". Both are really nice, you just have to choose to have fun and take a nice walk or to take a real hiking walk, with steep hills and vertiginous descents. But still, very beautiful,... More 

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Adelaide
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

The walk to the waterfall from the city is quite lovely, and once you reach the park gates the path is nicely landscaped - and it would be a good spot for a picnic. The falls themselves are not particularly amazing - but it is a good spot to kill half an hour if you are visiting BSB any time.

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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50 reviews 50 reviews
17 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

This beautiful gem is an escape within the city centre itself. It's a nice hike in the morning with a beautiful waterfall. Lots of built up tracks but there are off the beaten path trails too.

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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89 reviews 89 reviews
29 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Trails that run for miles through the jungle or just take an easy walk to the waterfall, playgrounds for kids. Great place in the centre of BSB

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Tasek Lama- direct translation from Malay it mean "old Lake",. It is probably the first reservior of Bandar Seri Begawan and still functioning. On top of the park is a beautiful lake surrounded by rainforest. There is even a waterfall at the end of the road. Due to it proximity to the town and easy accessible, it is very popular... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Good place for a hike right in the middle of the city. There is a decent viewing tower at the top of the hill as well. Although there is mention (and a photo near the entrance) of a waterfall, we could not find it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

This is a beautiful hiking experience. The trails are doable I am a middle aged woman and I had two young children abd we were able to climb the hill to see the viewpoint. It is a very serene moment looking over Brunei. It is a good alternative if you are not able to go to a rainforest tour.There are... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

I really love this accessible park! Great trails, adventurous and easy... really love the view when you climb up the path! Good for all nature lovers!

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North Wales
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54 reviews 54 reviews
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Well marked forrest tracks (well most of the time !). Walks of between 3 and 12 km in real rain forrest with some demanding routes for the more adventurous.

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ASEAN
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Nice waterfall with jogging tracks. Nice quiet setting. You can go up the top & see the brunei bird eye view.

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