Update on 2013/03/06
Hutan Bandar Johor Bahru (1.5-2hr)
Serenity Offered in the Middle of Bustling City!
Hutan Bandar Johor Bahru offers a naturally-beautiful, 32-hectare park that is strategically-located within the center of Johor Bahru city. Find tranquil lakes, well-equipped children playgrounds as well as excellent jogging treks within this well-designed park, a must-visit for nature lovers and exercise enthusiasts!
Jalan Tasek Utara, Johor Bahru, Johor (+607-2282525)
Taman Merdeka Johor (1-1.5hr)
Excellent Spot to Jog in the Midst of Patriotic Site
The serene Taman Merdeka Johor or the aptly-named Independence Park holds within its boundaries various historical evidences of Malaysia's independence fight against colonial forces in the past, all within a gorgeous park that visitors find a joy to walk and jog within!
Open 24 Hours, daily
Jalan Tasek Utara and Jalan Kolam Ayer, Johor Bahru, Johor (+607-2223590, +607-2223591 Johor Tourism)
Danga Bay (1-1.5hr)
Ultimately Fun Waterfront City along Gorgeous Sea
Without doubt Johor's most popular waterfront city, Danga Bay holds not only one of the most exciting amusement parks in the whole country, but also numerous other attractions such as a street mall filled with high-end retail stores, a petting zoo, residential properties as well as hotels and exhibition centres.
Free Entrance. Pay Per Ride
Without doubt Johor's most popular waterfront city, Danga Bay holds not only one of the most exciting amusement parks in the who, Johor Bahru, Johor (+607-2352333)
Restoran Black Canyon
Enjoy Excellent Thai Dishes with Aromatic Coffee
Apart from the mouthwatering authentic Thai dishes that are available in abundance here at exceptionally affordable prices, Restoran Black Canyon also serves many different selections of aromatic coffee that would highly-appeal to coffee lovers, all within a pleasant environment that lets you enjoy your meal and drinks in peace.
Sun-Thur 10:00-22:30, 10:00-23:00 Fri and Sat, daily
No. 8, Jalan Indah 15/2, Bukit Indah, Johor Bahru, Johor (+607-2368036)
Ubud Restaurant and Cafe
Taste Buds Tempted With Balinese Delicacies
If you love authentic Balinese food but do not have the time to visit the gorgeous island of Bali to enjoy its culinary offerings, Ubud Restaurant and Café would be an excellent substitute. The likes of the crispy duck set in true Balinese style would leave you craving for more!
144 Jalan Petrieg, Johor, Johor Bahru, Johor (+607-2357026)
Johor Art Gallery (1-1.5hr)
Showcasing Rich Malay Heritage
Located within a colonial-styled building, the century-old Johor Art Gallery holds within its boundaries a large collection of ancient artifacts, weapons, currency and calligraphy remains from the ancient Malay sultanate of the past. Those looking to discover Johor's Malay heritage and history should definitely pay this place a visit!
144 Jalan Petrie, Johor Bahru, Johor (+607-2263266)
Johor Bahru Old Chinese Temple (1-1.5hr)
Exploring Historical 19th Century Chinese Temple
Arguably the oldest Chinese temple in Johor, the Johor Bahru Old Chinese Temple is a crowd-puller all year long with the existence of its five main deities, although the crowd peaks once a year when more than 300,000 people gather here for the annual Chingay or Parade of Deities festival!
Jalan Trus, Johor Bahru, Johor (+607-2777858)
Enjoy Hip and Happening Shopping Experiences!
The magnificent City Square is a shopper's paradise as it houses top fashion brands within the industry in addition to other appealing retail outlets within a strategically-located mall right at the city center. The state-of-the-art cinema complex at the top floor would prove to be the icing on the cake!
108 Jalan Wong Ah Fook, Johor Bahru, Johor (+607-2263668, +607-2219989)
Danga Beach Club
Wine and Dine while Enjoying the Blue Straits!
An excellent place to enjoy excellent choices of drinks and mouthwatering cuisine while visiting Danga Bay, the Beach Club at Danga Bay is unique as it allows you to feast upon the gorgeous sea-view as well as feel the gentle sea breeze as you wine and dine!
Danga Bay, Johor Bahru, Johor (+6017-7772228)