Full Day One Billion Barrel - Private: Discover Brunei for its well-known main export and reserves of petroleum and gas which has fuelled the nation economy. It was not until 1931 that the first commercial well delivered oil, and now Seria remains the centre for onshore as well as off shore drilling. This tour will introduce you to Brunei's significant natural resources.
The gas and oil that underpins the country's financial stability, as well as the forest resources that are so carefully managed. Enjoy a leisure 1.5 hour drive to Seria (about 65 km from the city). Stop at the billionth barrel monument shaped like a ring or dome, this monument commemorates the production of the billionth barrel of oil by Seria oilfield.
A "Nodding Donkey" actively pumping oil from underground, whereas for the oil platforms they are visible from the shore. Lunch at a local cafe before visiting the Oil and Gas Discovery Centre, an interactive science centre set up that is aimed to stimulate interest in the petroleum industry and also to spur new explorations into science and technology. On the return journey to Bandar Seri Begawan, photo stop at the Brunei LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas) Plant in Lumut.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick up at the hotel lobby.
Duration: 7 hours.
Pick up time: Pick up inside the city (Includes Jerudong): Between 7am and 7:30 am. Pick up outside the city : Between 7:30am and 8am.
Opening/ Start time: At 9am.
Drop-off location: Hotel lobby.
-End/closing time: Drop off inside the city (Includes Jerudong): Between 2:30pm and 3pm. Drop off outside the city: Between 2pm and 2:30pm.
Dress code: Visitors should observe the local dress code & dress modestly. Clothing comfortable for hot weather is acceptable. Please wear comfortable walking shoes.
Includes: Light breakfast to sample Rojak, a local delicacy. Lunch at a local restaurant.