This region of Johor is home to about 800,000 people.
It lies 180 miles away from Kuala Lumpur, the nation's capital, and 10 miles away from Ulu Tiram.
If you're travelling with the entire family, outings to Puteri Harbour Family Theme Park and Legoland Malaysia should definitely put smiles on everyone's faces! Are the kids still up for more? Keep the excitement rolling with a visit to Sanrio Hello Kitty Town and Angry Birds Activity Park Johor Bahru.
You don't have to be a youngster to enjoy a visit to the Johor Zoo! Both young and old will have plenty of opportunities to get close to its fascinating inhabitants through a range of well-thought-out exhibits.
Wandering around the well-kept garden beds and artistic plant displays at the Eco Botanic at EcoWorld Gallery feels like drifting through a colourful fairyland.
Whether you want to take in some sun or just watch life pass by, Johor Bahru is home to some delightful urban parks for you to discover Select from Taman Merdeka or Hutan Bandar MPJBT.
If you want to find out something new or just take five in the tranquil surroundings, go to the Sultan Abu Bakar Royal Palace Museum. If you're looking for more, try the Royal Abu Bakar Museum and the Johor Bahru Chinese Heritage Museum. Tours may be on offer, so remember to ask.
You shouldn't go home without venturing to one of Johor Bahru's much-loved historical attractions, such as Sultan Ibrahim Building.
When it came to designing Istana Besar and Istana Bukit Serene, no detail was neglected. A well-versed tour guide will make sure you don't miss a thing. Istana Pasir Pelangi shouldn't be missed either.
Visitors interested in the religious heritage of the area should stop by the Johor Bahru Old Chinese Temple and the Masjid Negeri Sultan Abu Bakar. The Sultan Abu Bakar State Mosque and the Sri Raja Mariamman Temple are also significant pieces of Johor Bahru's cultural identity.
Built in memory of remarkable people and events, the Arulmigu Sri Rajakaliamman Glass Temple holds a special place in the community.
This city is an utopia for shoppers. You can buy all you need and much more at Johor Bahru City Square and AEON Tebrau City. Next on the agenda is Mydin Shopping Centre or Plaza Pelangi, where you'll find a whole new selection of essentials, food options and gifts to work your way through. After all, there is no such thing as too much retail therapy!
Want to try your hand at golf? Get ready to practise your swing and tee off at the Tanjung Puteri Golf Resort or the Johor Golf and Country Club. The Palm Resort Golf and Country Club and the Pulai Spring Country Club are two more places where you can play a few rounds in a pleasant atmosphere.
While it is easy to focus on the most well-known attractions here, there are also a few superb lesser-known tourist sights. Johor Bahru Customs, Immigration, and Quarantine Complex is one example. The Austin Hills Country Club might also work.
The spacious rooms at Renaissance Johor Bahru Hotel get good marks from our customers. During your stay, you'll be close to The Mall. Enjoy features like free ...
Good Hotel, upper class and very comfortable compared to most other hotels in Johor Bahru
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