1001 Best Holiday Destinations in Johor Malaysia

1001 Best Holiday Destinations in Johor Malaysia

It’s time to start your adventures in Johor. Legoland, historical building, foods, island, beach, JDT Football Club etc. Read here for more information about the best places to visit in Malaysia. One of the southern states of peninsular Malaysia- 3.5 million people to meet, 10 districts to visit, 248-million-year-old natural park and 73,560-hectare areas of diverse natural reserve to explore.

Synonyms as JDT or Johore and JHR. The people are called as Bangsa Johor. When visiting a place, what exactly is it that makes it distinctly different? How can one truly get to know a place – what is its essence? Is it the people and their culture? Is it the culinary delights? Or is it what it’s been through that makes it what it is?

From the royal town of Muar, famed for its historical pre-war buildings, to the museums of JB, immerse yourself in a state full of discovery. Be sure to make a pitstop at one of the oldest buildings in Johor, the Royal Abu Bakar Museum. Occupying the Grand Palace, the museum takes you through the glorious history of the Royal family and showcases their rare artefacts and priceless treasures.

Are you a culture vulture? Take in the traditional arts and crafts scene, from the stately attire of the Teluk Belanga to the delicate dance and music of the zapin and ghazal. Encounter the friendly faces of local people and enjoy their array of mouthwatering fare, the likes of iconic banana cake or its homegrown coffee culture. Discover what makes truly unique; through its history, through its culture, through its cuisine, but most of all, through its people.

1001 Best Holiday Destinations in Johor Malaysia Summary

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1001 Best Holiday Destinations in Johor Malaysia

20 Popular Agro Tourism in Johor Malaysia​​

Recharge yourself with 20 popular Agro Tourism here. Agrotourism is a tourism concept that is rapidly gaining popularity in Malaysia as it offers tourists an assortment of activities relating to the agriculture sector. Malaysia is a country rich in agricultural resources.

KOREF offers you a wide range of real life of eco outdoor activities to delve into like rice harvesting, fish catching, bamboo rafting, flying fox, jungle trekking and so much more. Eco Farm, Kluang Coffee Factory, Pineapple Farm, Spice and Herb Farm, Bee and Dairy Goat Farm etc. Also, last but not least, Nictar Bee Farm, Rassuria Dairy Goat Farm Johor, Uk Farm and Zenxin Organic Park.

Best Foods in Johor Malaysia

Not only Melaka, but Johor also has a comparable and delicious Asam Pedas cuisine where you can find it here. Cendol, coconut shake, Ikan Bakar and not forgotten Mee Bandung Muar. You can try highly rated restaurant such as Asam Pedas Mak Limah, Batu Pahat, Asam Pedas Mak Pon, Parit Jawa, Ayam Goreng Dapur Kayu, delicious lontong at Warong Saga and breakfast lontong at Hutan Bandar Food Stall JB.

Popular restaurant such as Restoran ZZ Sup Tulang, Medan Selera Tepian Tebrau, Medan Ikan Bakar Johoriau, Tg Piai. For old school food stall, try Kluang Rail Coffee. Others like Gerai Belangkas Mahkota, Restoran Selasih for beriani, Burgerbytes etc. Just click here for full information about the best foods in Johor Darul Takzim, Malaysia.

Best Foods in Muar

What are 39 most delicious foods in Muar, Johor? Muar is about 2 and a half hours from Kuala Lumpur. If the distance is good for you, you can try having a satay at breakfast. Not to forget lontong, mee bandung muar, and nasi beringin. Mee Bandung Abu Bakar Hanipah, Mee Bandung Central, Satay Warisan Muar, Nasi Beringin, Coconut Shake Luar Biasa Muar, Restoran HD etc. Get all the best food in Muar no matter having as breakfast, lunch or dinner. We will bring to you details one by one the best food and restaurant. Click here to get more information about the best foods in Muar.

JDT Football Club

JDT is one of the respected football clubs in Malaysia. Currently JDT is performing really well in Liga Super, Malaysia Football League. See you own eyes about the great football, new stadiums, jersey and JDT football fans. Get the information here about 20 Super Things About JDT Johor Southern Tigers FB such as club owner, JDT Cafe, JDT President, Stadium Larkin and new stadium etc. Just click learn more below.

Johor National Parks​

Gunung Ledang, Endau Rompin. Established in 1993, the 48,905-ha Endau-Rompin National Park is the largest protected area in the southern half of Peninsular Malaysia. Treasure most Endau Rompin Peta, Endau-Rompin Sela, Tanjung Piai and Pulau Kukup. Enjoy flora and fauna in Gunung Ledang, Taman Laut Sultan Iskandar, and Ramsar sites.

Islands and Beaches in Johor

This section is among the favorite for nature lover. Travelling around 4 hours from Kuala Lumpur, you can get close to the nature. Beautiful sea and islands such as Aseania Beach Resort, D’ Coconut Beach Resort Pulau Besar, Pantai Air Papan, Pantai Minyak Beku (Frozen Oil Village), Pantai Pasir Lanun, Pulau Aur, Pulau Dayang, Pulau Harimau, Pulau Mensirip and Pulau Pemanggil.

You can also obtain information of Pulau Rawa, Pulau Sibu Besar, Pulau Tengah, Pulau Tinggi, Sanggar Srikandi Beach Resort, Tanjung Balau, Tanjung Leman Beach and Teluk Mahkota (Jason’s Bay). Just click the button below to get full access information about and beaches in Johore Darul Takzim Malaysia.For full list of islands in Johor, click here.

Historical Building in Johor

Get alot more information about historical building is in this section like Bangunan Sultan Ibrahim, Dataran Bandaraya, Dataran Batu Pahat, Dataran Segamat, Galeri Dato Onn (BP), Batu Pahat and Galeri Seni. Come and watch how to make terompah (classical shoes) in Galeri Terompah Mastor, visiting Gurdwara Sahib Sikh Temple and don’t forget to take memorable picture in Istana Bukit Serene.

Visit Jeti Nelayan Sungai Rambah, Johor Bugis Museum, Kampung Johor Lama, Kota Iskandar, Kota Tinggi Museum, Kubu Bentayan, memorable Japanese occupation in Tanah Melayu in Bukit Kepong Museum and Muzium Layang-Layang in Pasir Gudang. Next, you may also visit Royal Abu Bakar Museum, Stadium Tan Sri Dato’ Hj Hassan Yunos and Tanjung Balau Fishermen’s Museum. Click here to learn more about historical building in Johor Darul Takzim Malaysia.

Legoland Malaysia Resort

Imagine being a knight battling dragons flying through the skies or a pirate riding the seas in search of lost treasure. Imagine being a fireman fighting roaring fires, a pilot zooming past clouds or a racer speeding down motorways. Imagination becomes real at LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort with more than 70 hands-on rides, slides, shows and attractions for families and children of all ages. Legoland Hotel, Ticket, Booking. Let’s go to Aquazone @ Wave, Beetle Bounce, Boating School, Brick Blaster.

You can also unleash your creativity in Build A Boat @ Legoland Malaysia, Raft River, Dino Island and Dragon Apprentice. Sea Life in Legoland Malaysia has never been this amazing. You can look up close to Black Tip Reef Shark, Zebra shark, stingrays, jellyfish and seahorses. Feeling Hungry? Fulfill your stomach in Asian Deli @ Legoland Malaysia, Beach Grill, King Grill and many restaurants available.

Johor Iconic Mosque

We provide the full list of an iconic mosque in each district. The architecture and uniqueness of each mosque is presented in detail. This is one of the cringe worthy tourism attractions.

More Attractions in Johor

Is an ongoing campaign that aspires to elevate tourism to its highest deserving value. The ultimate objective is to introduce the exceptional Southern state of Peninsula Malaysia to visitors and captivate them to visit the Jewel of Malaysia. A brand created and crafted around the personality of the celebrated state, Majestic J is helping to characterize the many faceted qualities and treasures that are waiting to be discovered by visitors. The term “Majestic” is built on the foundation of the state’s Arabic honorific “Ta’ zim” which alludes to a regal glory and acclamation – fitting to this urban, unique state which is blessed with breath-taking landscapes, rich heritage and tradition.

The expression Majestic is also tied to ‘Bangsa Johor’; an exalting pride that associate themselves with their beloved state that inspires them to be outstanding individuals. Aims to propel as not just a tourist destination but where one-of-a-kind experiences take place. Journey with us and discover Majestic Johor today. There’s nothing quite like going to new places and doing new things. What’s a bucket list for if not for that? Whether its treating your tastebuds to the flavours of quintessentially Johorean delicacies or throwing yourself into the deep end and diving off one of paradise islands, the choice of unforgettable experiences is endless.

And it could be yours. Get off the beaten path. Opt to stay at one of Kota Tinggi district’s many DesaStays, where you’ll get to experience the culture of a traditional Malay village or take a quick breather at one of the organic farms, where you’ll see how organic produce goes from farm to table. Take the scenic route by hopping onto an ambling train to Kluang. At the quaint station, enjoy a typical local breakfast of coconut jam on charcoal-grilled toast and a cup of ‘kopi’ at Kluang Rail Coffee.

On your journey, you might even acquire a taste for the infamous King of Fruits. Road-trip to Johore’s durian district of Segamat, where you’ll get to sample a variety of taste profiles from mild and sweet to bittersweet and creamy. Do things you’ve never done before, only in here.

*Credit: tourism.johor.my

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Contact Johor Tourism

Johor Tourist Information Center
Aras 3 – 24, Pusat Penerangan Pelancongan Negeri Johor (JOTIC,
2, Jalan Ayer Molek,
80000 JB, Johor Darul Takzim
07-223 4935