These traditional houses on stilts are joined by a maze of inter-connecting
wooden walkways, and visitors are free to roam at their leisure. A
visit to Labuan would be incomplete without a trip to this unique
and intriguing place.
There are two main water villages namely Kampung Bebuloh and Kampung
Patau-Patau. The residents are mainly the Brunei Malay. The wooden
houses are built on stilts over water and are connected to each other
by numerous walkways.
Almost every house has its own boat. The houses can be quite large
and they all have a cool verandah in front. Some are very eye-catching
with pots of brightly colored bougainvillea and orchid plants. The
villages are made up of large communities with shops, mosques and