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Tasek Lama Recreational Park

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Address: Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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6:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

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Refresher place at the city center

Local people do come here for their daily exercise so I suggest if you want some peaceful time go early morning or late afternoon and avoid weekends. It is a very big park so take... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
ellen grace J
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Bangkok, Thailand
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Local people do come here for their daily exercise so I suggest if you want some peaceful time go early morning or late afternoon and avoid weekends. It is a very big park so take a snapshot of the map when you enter. Go to the uphill trail and you will see yourself breathing fresh air and really nice trees!... More 

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Thank ellen grace J
Hong Kong, China
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171 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a 10 minute walk from the Radisson or Capital Suites Hotels, and it is a lovely park. Lots of locals walking around. Pretty waterfall - many different walks to take throughout the park - a good map showing different routes. Nice place to be surrounded by trees within the city. I enjoyed my morning here.

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Thank kelly b
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place to relax, unwind..had lot of fun trying all kind of setups done there. we were 6 - 7 guys and we had lot of fun walking around..really settled ourselves for good one hour at the fountain area. If you are in town. Don't miss this. best time to visit mornings. you can go for breakfast after exercise/walk to... More 

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tasek lama is located not far from the city area. It is a place for the local to exercise or to just to have a walk to enjoy the scenery. If you love hiking, here is the place. You even can view bandar seri begawan from some of the peak.

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Thank 616shah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Found this a very in crowded place to walk around. Maybe the time of year or time of day? A nice short walk on a paved path takes you on a circuit to a waterfall and passes areas for play and exercise equipment. A larger circuit is part paved and partly quite difficult track. Beyond that again are jungle tracks... More 

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3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

This park is lovely. There are different routes to choose between. There is one really easy path to following, and if you want a more challenging hike that is also possible. The park is well maintained. There is a playground for kids together with training facilities for adults. Unfortunately we did visit the park after a very dry period, so... More 

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Thank Elin N
Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Beautiful scenery in the jungle (although secondary). It is recommended for nature lovers. Many paths with variable difficulty, suitable for everybody

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Thank Vasilis_Tsik
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Well maintained public park. Cool place but don't put high hop on the waterfall. Do not feed the monkeys too as they may get aggressive. Well patronized for family with good facilities. Many jungle tracks from beginner to advance.

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Thank James W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful the best recreational park in this region far from polluted good environment still virgin not much development in that area, it's been superb good maintenance and very clean

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Thank Abd S
Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

Tasek Lama is just a short walk from my hotel at Bandar Seri Begawan so I took the opportunity to head there for a morning jog during my recent visit. This is a very popular place with the Bruneians and on a Saturday morning the road leading to the park was full of cars on both sides of the road.... More 

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