You don't need to be brimming with local knowledge to really experience Johor Bahru, but you will need to know a few basic facts before you go.
To help you find your feet, Johor Bahru lies 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the northwest of the significant city of Singapore.
Eager to meet a few locals? That shouldn't be too hard. 800,000 people call this area of Johor home.
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Whether you're visiting Johor Bahru on a family getaway, a work trip or something else, we're confident you'll find the perfect place to lay your head. Book with Travelocity and pick from 63 accommodations within easy reach of the downtown area.
Spoil yourself with a bit of luxury at the Anugraha Boutique Hotel (20km, Jalan Pontian Lama) or the Thistle Johor Bahru (Jalan Sungai Chat). After all, it's not every day you go on vacation! If you're simply looking for a cosy room to catch up on sleep, don't stress! We've got options for you too. The Hotel J.B. (80, Jalan Wong Ah Fook) and the De' KPMJ Boutique Hotel (No. 14 & 15, Jalan Kolam Ayer 1) are some budget alternatives.
There's nothing like the feeling of arriving in a new place. If you're traveling to Johor Bahru, there's a good chance you'll be disembarking at Changi Airport (SIN). It's roughly 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southeast of the central area. Collect your suitcase and get ready to kick-start your vacation!
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Collect a car from Avis at Changi Airport and you can go from the airport to the open road.
There aren't any rental outlets in the city. So if you're thinking of renting a vehicle in Johor Bahru, you'll need to travel to one of the nearby neighborhoods. FInd out more about Europcar in Senai at Meet & Greet -international Airport, Customers Are Met In Arrival Hall, Johor Bahru.
You're sure to find the perfect souvenirs and gifts for family and friends at Mydin Shopping Centre. Be sure to buy yourself a treat or two, as well! Seeking some more options? You can find the perfect souvenirs and gifts for family and friends at Sutera Mall. Rememer to buy yourself a treat or two, as well! But that's not all. Find the perfect gift and souvenirs at Paradigm Mall Johor Bahru.
Traveling can change our entire way of thinking. So if it feels as if you've been running in circles lately, get ready to throw yourself into some mind-opening adventures.
If you're hunting for experiences to put on your Johor Bahru travel itinerary, below are just a few ideas:
Johor Bahru has a whole lot of things to do, but if you want to branch outwards, you're in luck! You've got iconic attractions right around the corner! Universal Studios Singapore® entices people from every nation. Singapore, about 19 miles (31 kilometers) from Johor Bahru, is a handy base when visiting this world-famous attraction.
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A water park and a restaurant are featured at this resort. Bring the family and enjoy the children's pool, waterslide, and kid-friendly dining. Enjoy the outdoor pool and perks like free self parking and free WiFi.
A full-service spa, 3 restaurants, and an outdoor pool are all featured at this hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, free WiFi in public areas, and airport shuttle. Enjoy the 24-hour fitness center and unwind at the poolside bar and bar/lounge.
A full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a restaurant are all featured at this luxury hotel. Families will appreciate the children's pool, barbecue grills, and supervised childcare. Enjoy the 24-hour fitness center and perks like free WiFi.
A water park, 3 restaurants, and an outdoor pool are all featured at this smoke-free resort. Bring the family and enjoy the children's pool, playground, and arcade/game room. Relax with a drink at the poolside bar and enjoy free perks like full breakfast and free self parking.
A full-service spa, 2 restaurants, and an outdoor pool are all featured at this smoke-free hotel. Business travelers can take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas. Enjoy the fitness center and perks like free self parking.
This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and valet parking. Enjoy the fitness center and perks like free self parking.
This aparthotel features an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a restaurant. WiFi in public areas is free. Self parking, a grocery/convenience store, and dry cleaning are also offered.
A full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a restaurant are all featured at this smoke-free hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and airport shuttle. Enjoy the fitness center and perks like free self parking.
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