Head west to Seria, the centre of Brunei’s petroleum industry, and where it all began in 1929. See the installations crucial in ensuring the supply of oil and gas exports, from the refinery to Brunei Shell’s headquarters, or the ‘nodding donkey’ pumps, and also the natural gas liquefaction plant in Lumut. Also take a drive through Seria and Kuala Belait to see the neat towns with a grid layout, built by oil – the area was uninhabited coastal swamps before 1929! Visit the Oil & Gas Discovery Centre to learn more about the technological aspects of the industry as well as some fascinating science exhibits.
Ideal for those:
~ Who have a particular interest in the petroleum industry & see the other district of Brunei
~ Pick-up/Drop-off in BSB & its vicinity
~ Land transport in air-conditioned vehicle
~ English-speaking tour guide
~ Visits/Stops as per itinerary
~ Ala carte lunch
~ Entrance fees at OGDC
~ Pick-up/Drop-off outside BSB & its vicinity
~ Visits/Stops outside of the itinerary
~ Food/beverages beyond samples provided
~ Free gifts or souvenirs
~ Additional services beyond those stated
~ A brief stop along the way to search for wild Pitcher plant
~ Drive-By Brunei Methanol Company (BMC) Plant
~ Drive-By Brunei Liquefied Natural Gas (BLNG) Plant
~ Photo Stop at Lumut Beach (view of BLNG Plant)
~ Drive-By Anduki Airfield
~ Drive-By Oil Refinery
~ Visit Oil & Gas Discovery Centre (OGDC)
~ Visit Billionth Barrel Monument
~ Drive-By the vicinity of Shell Headquarters
~ Drive-By Shell residential area
~ Photo stop at rig fabrication yard
~ Drive-By Kuala Belait Town
~ Drive-By Pandan 5, the mini “Beverly Hills” of Brunei
~ Visit to Sg. Liang Recreation Park
Seria Oilfield (include lunch plus visit Sg.Liang Park)
7 hours (incl. lunch hour)
Urban settings: some walking required, some unshaded areas, zebra crossings
Light airy clothing suitable for warm, humid weather.
Comfortable footwear with good grip
Modesty in attire to be observed at all times
~ Small Bag
~ Small Towel (for sweat)
~ Raincoat/Compact Umbrella
~ Medication (if required)
~ Notepad w/ Pen or Pencil
~ Refillable Water Bottle
Items in purple bare essentials, but other listed items are also highly recommended for comfort and convenience.
Some Things to Note:
No actual visits to any industrial plants.
Arrangement of visits and photo stops not necessarily in the order given in the itinerary.
Pick-up/Drop-off within BSB & its vicinity include all town centre hotels and locations, as well as hotels and locations at Mile 1, Kiulap, Gadong, Mata-Mata and Berakas, and excludes Jerudong and other areas. Kindly enquire on your location to be sure.
Duration of tour is calculated beginning from pre-arranged pick-up time to the pre-arranged drop-off time, unless otherwise stated.
As a guided tour, timing and duration of visits and stops are pre-arranged, and any requests, demands or expectation for longer durations will not be entertained.
Guests requesting pick-up and drop-off from Jerudong and its vicinity (Empire Hotel) will have tour commencement half an hour earlier, and end half an hour later.
Guests with special needs/conditions requiring assistance may be accommodated. Kindly state special needs/conditions at time of enquiry.
Seria Oilfield (include lunch plus visit Sg. Liang Park) (BG107)
All prices quoted on this page are valid from 19 Dec 2012 until 30 June 2013
BASE PRICE OF YOUR TOUR PACKAGE
|POINT OF TOUR COMMENCEMENT||PRICE PER PERSON (in Brunei Dollars)|
|4-7 pax||2-3 pax||1 pax ||Groups|
|Within BSB & its vicinity||75.00||105.00||160.00||Contact
|Outside BSB & its vicinity||80.00||115.00||185.00|
Note: Above prices are on SIC Basis (joining tour with other guests). For private tour, an additional of B$50.00 per pax according to above prices.
CHILD POLICY: Child rate offered is 70% of adult price, for ages 3-11 years only, and applicable for minimum 2 paying adults going.
 Prices for 1 pax are applicable only if a solo traveller makes a booking for dates when no one else is going for the same tour. In the event that there are others, lower pricing will apply. Do enquire from us if others are going on your tentative dates, in order to benefit from savings.
 Hotels within Bandar Seri Begawan and its vicinity include but are not excluded to the Terrace, Radisson, Jubilee, Pusat Belia (hostel), KH Soon (guest house), Brunei, Palm Garden, Kiulap Plaza, Traders, Grand City, Orchid Garden, Times and other hotels. Pickup points within close distance of these hotels may be included, subject to confirmation with us. Do enquire if your hotel is not listed here or to confirm your non-hotel location.
 Hotels outside of Bandar Seri Begawan and its vicinity are restricted to those within the Brunei-Muara District, and include the Empire, Asma, Holiday Lodge, Jeruton hotels. Pickup points within close distance of these hotels or within the district may be included, subject to confirmation with us. Do enquire if your hotel is not listed here or to confirm your non-hotel location.
HOW DO I MAKE A BOOKING?
Bookings may be made via email, phone or fax, subject to availability on the given dates and subsequent confirmation by us. For prompt responses, we recommend making your booking through our Online Booking Form on our main website.
Bookings are deemed to be secured only upon receiving full payment from guests.
HOW DO I MAKE A PAYMENT?
The payments methods available to guests are outlined below:
Online Bookings (Overseas Guests)
Once the details of tours/services have been finalised, full payment has to be made immediately in order to confirm booking. You may choose to pay via:
1. Credit/Debit card OR other acceptable methods payable via Paypal
Once finalised, and if this is the chosen method of payment, we will generate an invoice on Paypal for you to settle in full.
2. Telegraphic Transfer to our Brunei bank account
All charges are to be borne by guest.
An official receipt will only be issued upon request, and will be collected at time of tour commencement.
Walk-In Bookings (Brunei-based Guests)
For Brunei-based guests, payment has to be made at our office during office hours, as soon as practicable after booking is confirmed by us OR latest 3 days before tour commencement, whichever is sooner. Alternate arrangements may be discussed on a case-to-case basis.
Payments may be made by credit/debit card (Mastercard only), or in cash in Brunei Dollars, or Singapore Dollars (for the latter, torn notes and S$1 coins will not be accepted).
An official receipt will be issued upon receipt of full payment.