Visitors to the city of Bandar Seri Begawan (the capital of Brunei Darussalam) have various opportunities to participate in a number of sports and activities. 

            Many of the outdoor activities around Bandar Seri Begawan involve water, and with them come certain inherent dangers, most of which can be easily avoided by following a few simple rules such as always wearing a life jacket when on a boat.  For a list useful water safety tips, visit the American Red Cross website.

            Many of the Beaches around Brunei offer water activities such as sea kayaking, parasailing, jet skiing, snorkeling, and scuba diving.  Scuba Diving in Brunei Darussalam and the rest of Borneo is very good.  The water is generally very clear, and there is a ton to see, including colorful reefs, lots of marine life, and a wide range of ship wrecks.  There are a number of dive shops throughout the area that offer charter diving excursions and courses for scuba certification.  For more information, visit this Diving in Borneo page.  For more information about the various water activities available around Bandar Seri Begawan , check out this Water Activities link.

            There are many land based activities also available around Bandar Seri Begawan , which include golf, horseback riding, tennis, bowling and more.  Check out this Activities link for more information.