Istana Nurul Iman275 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Jln Menteri Besar, Bandar Seri Begawan BA2112, Brunei
- Tags: Palace, Family And Kids
Istana Nurul Iman or The Light of Faith Palace is the official residence of the Sultan of Brunei and the seat of the Brunei Government. It is located on the green riverside hill on the banks of Brunei River. According to Guinness Book of World Records, this palace is the largest residential palace in the world and the largest single-family residence ever built. The palace has 1788 bedrooms, 257 bathrooms, a banquet hall with an accommodation of 5000 guests, a mosque accommodating 1500 people, 110 car garages, an air-conditioned stable for the sultan’s 200 Polo ponies and 5 swimming pools. Sprawling over 200 Thousand square meter of area, this place is one of the grandest palaces you will ever see. There are 564 chandeliers, 51 thousand light bulbs, 44 staircases and 18 elevators in use. You should definitely visit this palace to experience its grandeur with your own eyes.
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- Ferry to stop : Jalan Residency Jetty
- Bus to stop : Bandar Seri Begawan Bus Station
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