Johor Bahru, Malaysia
About Johor Bahru
Johor has much to offer travellers such as its rich history, colourful culture, shopping and entertainment attractions with a large number located in Johor Bahru city such as the Sultan Abu Bakar mosque, Johor Art Gallery and Pasir Gudang Racing Circuit. Johor is a heaven for nature lovers as they move through thick tropical rainforest, unspoilt wilderness and its spectacular flora and fauna. Visitors can try out the Endau-Rompin Park, forest reserves and famous waterfalls.
Apart from its appeal as a shopping destination, Johor Bahru offers the visitor several interesting heritage building and historical sites. The Royal Sultan Abu Bakar Museum and Grand Palace is sited amidst beautiful and immaculate gardens. The Royal Sultan Abu Bakar with its extraordinary European design influenced dome is an ideal for photography. The Johor Art Gallery boasts a wide array of historical and traditional artifacts. The Mawar Gift Shop and Johor Tourism Information Centre (JOTIC) offers a selection of dainty souvenirs.