Johor Bahru is originally named Tanjung Puteri and later renamed by Sultan Abu Bakar, ‘The Father of Modern Johor’, this jewel of the south is the state capital of Johor and second largest city in the country.


At the Johor Bahru, you will be charmed by its historical buildings, cultural attractions, breathtaking scenery and most importantly – its shopping variety!
View of Johor Bahru, capital of Johor
View of Johor Bahru from Singapore


Sultan Ibrahim Building

Sultan Ibrahim Building
Sultan Ibrahim Building
Also known as the State Secretariat Building, this beautiful fusion of European, Moorish and Anglo Malay architecture is one of Johor’s most visited landmarks.

Sultan Abu Bakar Mosque and Museum

Sultan Abu Bakar Mosque and Royal Museum
Sultan Abu Bakar Mosque and Museum
Sultan Abu Bakar Royal Museum is a trove of Johor’s crown jewels, historical artefacts, art collections and royal treasures, while Victorian architecture meets Islam in the beautiful hilltop mosque overlooking the Johor Straits. Photo credits: Ng Boon Kee

LEGOLAND Malaysia

LEGOLAND Malaysia
LEGOLAND Malaysia
Featured over 40 rides, shows and attractions will fill you with a renewed fondness for the beloved LEGO building toy in its first theme park in Asia. Adjacent to it is the largest LEGOLAND Water Park in the world, with over a dozen rides and attractions. Photo credits: atifnadzir


Puteri Harbour Family Theme Park

Puteri Harbour Family Theme Park
Puteri Harbour Family Theme Park
It’s time to play in the first Sanrio Hello Kitty Town outside Japan and meet Barney, Bob the Builder, Angelina Ballerina, Pingu, and Thomas & Friends at The Little Big Club! Photo credits: ylyn-journal.blogspot.com

JB Bazaar (Pasar Karat)

JB Bazaar (Pasar Karat)
JB Bazaar (Pasar Karat)
JB Bazz, as the locals call it, is an open-air night market carrying a variety of inexpensive items and second-hand goods. Photo credits: wangseggetjb.blogspot.com

Johor Premium Outlets

Johor Premium Outlets
Johor Premium Outlets
Outlet stores for over 80 international brands such as Versace, Burberry, Armani and Gucci, offering big discounts on last season’s items. Photo credits: idrus.blogspot.com

Arulmigu Sri Rajakalliamman Glass Temple

Arulmigu Sri Rajakalliamman Glass Temple
Arulmigu Sri Rajakalliamman Glass Temple
Malaysia’s first Hindu glass temple made up of 300,000 tiny pieces of glass is a gem of a structure hidden in the heart of the city. Photo credits: yongsun101.blogspot.com

Johor Bahru Old Temple

Arulmigu Sri Rajakalliamman Glass Temple
Johor Bahru Old Temple
JB’s oldest Chinese temple plays host to five Gods of the Hainanese, Cantonese, Hakka, Hokkien and Teochew ethnics.


Pulau Tioman

Pulau Tioman
Pulau Tioman
Pulau Tioman - One of the region’s most popular islands with sun-kissed beaches, swinging palm trees and amazing underwater sceneries. Tioman Island was also once named as one of the world’s 10 most beautiful islands by TIME magazine. Photo credits: mytravelphotos.net

Pulau Rawa

Pulau Rawa
Pulau Rawa
Pulau Rawa - A remote little paradise where you can surf, swim or just soak in the brilliant sun. Photo credits: guatchenglim.wordpress.com

Pulau Sibu Besar

Pulau Sibu Besar
Pulau Rawa
Pulau Sibu Besar - Great for a family vacation with lots of things to do such as snorkelling, beach activities, jungle trekking and more. Photo credits: www.asiaexplorers.com


Featured Hotels in Johor Bahru

Johor Bahru
The Puteri Pacific Hotel, Johor Bahru

The Puteri Pacific Hotel, Johor Bahru

Hotel Puteri Pacific, Johor Bahru
300 meters to public transportation, Free Wi-Fi in all rooms, Hot tub, Sauna. 13 km to Seletar Airport (XSP), 22 km to Senai International Airport (JHB), 300 meters to Sentral Kotaraya Bus Station.
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Crystal Crown Hotel, Johor Bahru

Crystal Crown Hotel, Johor Bahru

Hotel Puteri Pacific, Johor Bahru
This contemporary luxury hotel, situated on Jalan Tebrau, is only a one hour drive from the Senai Airport. The Crystal Crown Hotel is a great property for business travelers who want a full service business center.
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Hotel Shiki, Johor Bahru

Hotel Shiki, Johor Bahru

Hotel Puteri Pacific, Johor Bahru
Well-placed in the dining & shopping area of Johor Bahru city, Hotel Shiki provides a conducive spot for you to take a break. With its convenient location, it offers easy access many must-see attractions.
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Creator Hotel, Johor Bahru

Creator Hotel, Johor Bahru

Hotel Puteri Pacific, Johor Bahru
Ideal for fun and relaxation, Creator Hotel is located in the Kulai Jaya area. Offering superior services and a broad range of amenities, it is committed to ensuring that your have a comfortable stay.
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M Suites Hotel, Johor Bahru

M Suites Hotel, Johor Bahru

Hotel Puteri Pacific, Johor Bahru
Located at the border of The Straits of Johor overlooking Singapore, M Suites Hotel is only a 15-minute drive from the Johor-Singapore Causeways. The popular LEGOLAND and San Rio Hello Kitty Town are just 20 mins away.
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