1,532
trips planned today
4.6
out of 5
Trustscore rating
©

Johor Bahru trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Johor Bahru

2.8

Southern City

A trip to Johor Bahru allows visitors to travel back to the colonial era and discover places of worship reminding visitors of the country's rich history and multicultural character. Explore museums preserving the stories of different communities from across Asia, and take time to get to know the city's charming streets, vibrant galleries, and growing cafe culture. Surrounding theme parks and conservation areas provide good ideas for day trips. The city serves as a convenient base for exploring the region and offers transportation links to local attractions and places farther afield. Take a peek at our international travel planner: Johor Bahru and its charms laid bare and easily scheduled.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Johor Bahru

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.
See more tours

Popular things to do in Johor Bahru

See all ›
3.8
Duration: 8 hours
3.0
Duration: 8 hours
3.8
Duration: 2 hours
3.0
Duration: 2 hours

Side trips from Johor Bahru

3.2
Duration: 2 hours
3.0
Duration: 2 hours
5.0
Duration: 2 hours

Kid-friendly things to do in Johor Bahru

See all ›
2.9
Duration: 8 hours
2.7
Duration: 2 hours
3.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
3.4
Duration: 2 hours

Hidden gems in Johor Bahru

3.9
Duration: 2 hours
3.2
Duration: 2 hours
3.7
Duration: 2 hours

Shopping in Johor Bahru

See all ›
3.8
Duration: 4 hours
3.4
Duration: 2 hours
3.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
3.9
Duration: 2 hours

Theme Parks in Johor Bahru

3.3
Duration: 30 minutes
1.1
Duration: 2 hours
2.6
Duration: 2 hours
1.1
Duration: 2 hours

Where to stay in Johor Bahru

The main cluster of accommodations in Johor Bahru hugs the area around Woodlands Crossing and the border with Singapore. Here you can find chain hotels offering comfortable rooms at fairly average to pricey rates. Elsewhere in the city, expect simple hotels at lower prices along Lebuhraya Tebrau and the surrounding side streets. Economical backpacker hostels remain scattered across the city center and other districts.
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close

Recently planned trips to Johor Bahru

10 days in Asia BY A USER FROM INDONESIA October, popular sights Preferences: October Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA October, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: October, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 1 day in Johor BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 59 days in Asia, South Pacific, United States, South America & Europe BY A USER FROM THE NETHERLANDS March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 60 days in Europe, Asia, South Pacific, United States, South America & Canada BY A USER FROM THE NETHERLANDS March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 4 days in Melaka, Johor Bahru & Port Dickson BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 3 days in Johor Bahru BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM CZECH REPUBLIC December, popular sights Preferences: December Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 3 days in Johor BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA July, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: July, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in Malaysia BY A USER FROM CZECH REPUBLIC December, popular sights Preferences: December Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans