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Johor Bahru

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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. Johor Bahru is in Johor Bahru District. Plan your visit to Johor Bahru and other destinations in Malaysia using our Malaysia route website .
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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.
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