Are you thinking of traveling to Johor Bahru? No idea what to put in your itinerary? Visit Danga Bay, the largest recreational park in the city! This 450-acre park promises a stunning view of the metropolis as it faces the Straits of Johor.
With lots of stunning outdoor space and many choices of restaurants, you can expect a broad range of activities that follow strict SOPs to delight people of all ages.
Ready to explore Danga Bay? Here are the top places to visit:
1. STROLL ALONG THE DANGA BAY BEACH
Take a stroll along the beautiful beach of Danga Bay for a refreshing sight for sore eyes and some fresh air. Soak up the surroundings alongside the water and immerse yourself into the simple lives of the locals. Take the opportunity to enjoy the sunset, or perhaps go exploring with a bicycle.
2. VISIT THE ROYAL CROWN ARCH
Known as the royal palace and the Sultan of Johor’s official residence, the Laman Mahkota Istana Bukit Serene is one of the most famous and must see landmarks in Johor. Adorned with detailed and unique Art-Deco-inspired aesthetic carvings. For those who enjoy creative curations ought to visit and take in the majestic view of the arch and palace.
Location: Jalan Kolam Air, Bukit Serene, 80200 Johor Bahru.
Hours: 12 a.m. to 12 p.m.
3. SPEND QUALITY TIME WITH FAMILY IN THE COUNTRY GARDEN
This spot is a flagship project of Country Garden Group in Iskandar Malaysia and situated in the pleasant coastal region of the city. Visitors flock to the Country Garden for its stunning views of Singapore. After a long day of sightseeing, this is the perfect place to find an excellent restaurant to tempt your taste buds.
If you are seeking delicious local Asian cuisine, go to the Tea Garden in Skudai. For the best American food, head to Johnny Rockets. Franco is a great place for anyone craving fusion Japanese-European dishes.
Location: Jalan Bertingkat Skudai, 80200 Johor Bahru.
Hours: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
4. GET INSPIRED BY THE GLASS TEMPLE
Reputedly the oldest Hindu temple in Malaysia and one of the state’s eye-catching tourist attractions is the Arulmigu Sri Rajakaliamman Glass Temple. The temple was listed in the Malaysian Book of Records as the first and only glass temple in the nation in 2010. The entire temple is covered in multicoloured pieces of glass showcasing intricate and mosaic craftsmanship guaranteed to awe and inspire its visitors and worshippers.
Location: Jalan Tun Abdul Razak, 80300 Johor Bahru.
Hours: 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
5. SHOP AT THE MALL BY THE BEACH
Tempted to go shopping? The Marine Art Themed “Beletime Danga Bay” mall is an exclusive shopping and entertainment paradise conveniently located next to a 400 meter man made white sand beach. There is a huge variety of stores occupied by trendy fashion brands, a premium supermarket, cineplexes and F&B outlets offering exclusive local & international dining experiences.
Location: Jalan Bertingkat Skudai, Straits View, 80200 Johor Bahru.
Hours: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
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