Exploring Malaysia: Top 6 must-do activities in JB

Published by on . Updated on 13 Feb 2024

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Johor Bahru is a city that has it all - lots of cultures, modern fun stuff, and super yummy food. Whether you're into history, or nature, or just love eating, you'll find something cool to do in this lively city. We've put together a list of our top 6 must-do things in Johor Bahru. You can check out some of the awesome sights or try some of the delicious local food - there's always something to keep you busy in this city!

Explore Legoland Malaysia Resort

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Looking for a great day out with the family? Legoland Malaysia Resort is just a hop away from the city and it's packed with fun! From its adrenaline-pumping rides and intricate LEGO creations to a cool water park, it's a hit for all ages. It's the perfect mix of adventure and creativity, ideal for families wanting to make some awesome memories together. So, if you're after a day of laughter and excitement, Legoland is your must-visit spot!

Address: 7, Persiaran Medini Utara 3, 79100 Iskandar Puteri, Johor, Malaysia

Opening hours: 10am - 6pm, every day, except Wednesdays (closed)

Google Maps: https://maps.app.goo.gl/qwvXscJ5CWwwuZwQA

Shop at Johor Premium Outlets

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Wanna go on a shopping spree? Johor Premium Outlets is the place to be! They've got tons of local and international brands, and the deals on designer stuff are insane. You can spend your whole day walking around, checking out amazing bargains on the coolest clothes, accessories, and more. It's like a full-on experience that'll revamp your wardrobe!

Address: Jalan Premium Outlets, Bandar Indahpura, 81000 Kulai, Johor, Malaysia

Opening hours: 10am - 10pm, every day, except Wednesdays (closed)

Google Maps: https://maps.app.goo.gl/xR4u7DP5e3673JT66

Go racing at RUD Karting

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For just 55RM, get your adrenaline pumping with a thrilling 10-minute go-kart race, no license needed! Zoom around the pro-level 840m track with its 16 challenging turns, perfect for speed enthusiasts on a budget. After your race, head over to the RUD Cafe and Bistro. There, you'll find a fantastic mix of Asian and Western dishes to satisfy your post-race hunger. It's an experience not to be missed!

Address: PTD 200284, Persiaran Medini Sentral 6, Bandar Medini Iskandar, 79250 Iskandar Puteri, Johor, Malaysia

Opening hours: 10am - 2am, every day

Google Maps: https://maps.app.goo.gl/3nrmbtpXWWG99yRW6

Dine at Jalan Dhoby Food Street

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If you're a foodie, you can't afford to miss Jalan Dhoby Food Street in Johor Bahru – it's a feast for your taste buds! The place is buzzing with local and international flavors, so you can try out all sorts of yummy food. Whether you're up for the classic Hainanese chicken rice or want to try something new, this lively street has got your back. It's an experience that will leave you feeling all warm and fuzzy inside. So, make sure to swing by and dive into the culinary wonderland – you won't regret it!

Address: Jalan Dhoby, Bandar Johor Bahru, 80000 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia

Indulge in Johor street art

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Wanna take a stroll around Johor Bahru's colorful streets and check out its cool street art scene? You'll see walls decked out with amazing murals and graffiti by talented artists from all over. Make sure you don't miss the must-visit spots at Jalan Tan Hiok Nee and the Old Chinese Temple. You'll also feel the city's lively vibe and snap some Instagram-worthy pics that'll show off Johor Bahru's artsy side.

Enjoy a seafood feast at Teluk Jawa

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Perfect for those craving some amazing seafood with a view! Nestled by the seaside in Telok Jawa, this spot's all about fresh, yummy seafood that'll make your taste buds dance. They've got everything from perfectly grilled fish to mouth-watering seafood curries, so there's something for everyone. It's not just about the food – the view here is a total winner too. Friendly folks, great vibes, and scrumptious dishes make Telok Jawa Seafood a go-to for locals and tourists. Don't miss out on this seaside gem!

Address: Jln Precinct 5, 81750 Masai, Johor, Malaysia

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