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Tasek Lama Recreational Park

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Address: Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam

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Escape from the city

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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47 reviews 47 reviews
16 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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90 reviews 90 reviews
29 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 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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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
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
4 attraction reviews
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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23 reviews 23 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 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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bandar seri begawan
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Fountain, trees, monkey, squirrel, rivers, rocks path, relax yourself here, and keep yourself fit with hiking and jogging here

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Lovely park, feels like a bit of the rainforest at the doorsteps of Bandar, very close to the Radisson Hotel. There is an observation tower, quite high...but I made it up there so you can too! Nice paths to walk through the Forest...but come with good shoes as not your ordinary path, more like a nature trek :) there are... More 

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