Johor Bahru Vacations
Johor Bahru, in Johor Bahru - Johor, is a place that around 800,000 people call home.
Johor Bahru is located 14 miles (23 kilometers) northwest of Singapore and about 180 miles (290 kilometers) southeast of the national capital Kuala Lumpur.
Take a break from sightseeing in Johor Bahru, and rub shoulders with golf-obsessed locals at these great golf links. Palm Resort Golf and Country Club and Royal Johor Country Club will delight budding pros and keen amateurs alike. Tanjung Puteri Golf Resort and Pulai Spring Country Club are two more great links that keen golfers should check out.
Gear up for some high speed action at the Johor Circuit, the number one racetrack for motoring enthusiasts in the Johor Bahru region. For an unforgettable experience, visit on a race day and cheer along as drivers and riders race to be first past the chequered flag.
Enjoy window shopping and purchase some original souvenirs in some of the local shopping venues such as AEON Tebrau City and Johor Bahru City Square. These are two of the most popular destinations for fashionistas and food lovers who are vacationing in the city.
Snap photos, enjoy the interpretive displays and explore the animals and plants at Johor Zoo, an exciting zoo. Check the website for special events and discover some of the zoo’s endangered animals.
The Sultan Abu Bakar Royal Palace Museum is an inspiring escape for inquiring minds in Johor Bahru. Explore the collections at your own pace, see the highlights, and then ask for tips from the locals to discover some of the smaller museums in the area.
An old place of worship, among the most popular of the many heritage sites in the city, is the Johor Bahru Old Chinese Temple. Visit the site to discover its past as well as to study its design.
The Sultan Abu Bakar State Mosque and the Masjid Negeri Sultan Abu Bakar, are just two more interesting sights sure to please vacationers in in this special part of the world.