7 Things To Do In Johor
Whether you’re a local or live just across the straits in Singapore, many will agree that Johor is Malaysia’s jewel of the South that has much to offer in terms of exciting attractions and natural beauty. From theme parks and premium outlets to forest reserves and food, join us on a journey to discover some of the dazzling destinations in Johor.
Breakfast at Woon Kiang’s
A favourite amongst the working class, you’ll find the most authentic version of Kuey Teow Kia at Restoran Woon Kiang. This meal is a local Teochew dish made with flat rice noodles doused in brothy, yummy soup filled with braised pork meat, intestine and other ‘spare parts’.
Play at Legoland Malaysia
Everything is awesome at Legoland. This theme park is the first of its kind in Malaysia, featuring 8 uniquely different areas. Visit them all, from the land of castles in LEGO Kingdoms to the world of Ninjago. Feel like a kid again or if you are a kid, go bug your parents to bring you to Legoland!
Tour Royal Park @ Bukit Serene Palace
This palace grounds cum park is a popular hangout among the locals. Spot the palace guards, ride the carousel at the nearby Danga Bay Park, and come back at night for the beautiful sights and colourful watershow as the palace lights up with a musical fountain display.
Shop at Johor Premium Outlet
Scratch that shopping itch at this conveniently-located brand outlet mall in Kulai, Johor. There are over 150 stores carrying everything from branded luxury goods to toys and jewelry. Plus, if you get tired, you can always stop for a tasty treat and dine at any one of the many restaurants.
Visit Desaru Beach
This public beach is a popular spot with white sandy beaches and scattered rocky outcrops. The picturesque locale is known for resorts and hotels but you can also enjoy fresh seafood at the fishing village or even visit an ostrich farm nearby.
Eat at the Seafood Market
Make a dinner date near Danga Bay with a delicious spread of fresh, affordable seafood at the Seafood Market. Known for their giant lobster statue, but RENOWNED for their mouthwatering dishes, you have to try their cereal prawn and seafood Tom Yam.
Sunset at Tropicana Danga Bay
Danga Bay has the ideal beach from which to take in the blazing sunsets while you sip on Sangria. Then, retreat to Tropicana Danga Bay, Iskandar Malaysia Johor for some R&R, at the Bora Residences built by Tropicana that offers a freehold luxury experience on the waterfront.
For more information on Tropicana’s projects in Johor, please visit www.tropicanacorp.com.my, follow us on FB Page @tropicanasouthern, or call us at +607 234 1585.