A Trip to Johor
Considered as one of the most popular destinations in Malaysia, Johor is the house of some of the world’s best theme parks, shopping districts, and food hubs, not to mention that it is very rich in culture and arts. It is a place of total amusement and delight for you and your family. Johor popular destinations as listed below:
The pioneer water theme park in the world which inaugurated last 2012, Legoland is inspired by no other than the makers of the famous building blocks themselves. It is foremost an eye candy as you will see bright colors all around the place, making you revisit your younger days. The park is also packed with seven chief themes that kids and kids at heart could enjoy – The Beginning, LEGO Technique, Imagination, LEGO Kingdom, LEGO City, Land of Adventure and Miniland.
2. Angry Birds Activity Park, Johor Bahru
From an enjoyable mobile application, you may now experience Angry Birds live in action only here at the Angry Birds Activity Park in Johor Bahru. A perfect place to have a good time with your family and friends, the park also has the Danger Zone, Utopia, Classic, South Beach, and Angry Birds Shop.
3. Puteri Harbour Family Theme Park (Little Red Cube), Johor Bahru
This park is particularly designed to have multi-levels with different portions dedicated for different kinds of amusement. You can enjoy their many rides, shop at their exclusive merchandise stores, enjoy bowling games, and a whole lot more! Some of the main attractions of Puteri Harbour Family Theme Park are the Sanrio Hello Kitty Town, Little Big Club and LAT’s Place.
4. KLS Dinosaurs Alive Water Park
History is definitely not boring here at the KLS Dinosaurs Alive Water Park. Located at the 7th level of KSL Hotel, the primeval setup of the place is sure to give you enjoyment that will bring you back to the ancient times. It also packed with moving 3D dinosaurs which moves whenever you come near them!
5. Endless Shopping
Aside from theme parks, one more thing you should never forget to do when in Johor is the shopping. It is very friendly to many tourists as most of the items in this district are relatively cheap. No wonder you will see lots of people carrying dozens of shopping bags walking around the streets and malls of Johor.
Take note of the following shopping locations which you should visit:
- AEON Bandar Dato Onn
- AEON Bukit Indah
- AEON Tebrau City Shopping Centre
- AEON Indahpura Shopping Centre
- KSL City Mall
- City Square
- Komtar JBCC
- Johor Premium Outlets (JPO)
6. The Best Seafood Fiesta
Staying in Singapore but craving for some authentic Malaysian seafood? No worries. Just book a driver from Singapore to Johor and you can get the taste of some of the world’s best seafood. It is worth crossing the borders from Singapore to Malaysia to savor their delectable seafood. Taste the many flavors of the sea whether grilled, fried, steamed, in broth, or simply fresh and raw. Remember to grab a plate of the following when in Johor:
- Seafood tom yam broth served piping hot
- Buttered prawns with spice
- Chili crabs from diverse savors of Malay, Indian, Chinese and Thailand
- Ikan tiga rasa (buttered fish with a flavored sauce)
- Sotong goreng tepung (a calamari dish with a mouthwatering batter)
- And so much more!
7. National & Water Parks
From March to May, Malaysia is crowded with travelers from all around the world as those are the summer days of Asia. And since it’s the summer, it’s the perfect time to enjoy the water in the many water parks and resorts found in Johor.
Enthused by the Malaysian heritage colliding with other influences of nearby countries, the resorts in Johor are enjoyed by people from around the world. If you’re from Singapore and planning to dip in the waters of Johor, book a trip with us and we’ll take you there in no time. Make sure to visit the following:
- Fanpeka (In Aeon Tebrau City JB)
- Legoland Malaysia
- TS Wonderland Indoor Water Park In Pasir Gudang, Johor
- Austin Heights Water & Adventure Park
- Wet World Batu Pahat