Are you traveling to Johor Bahru? Do you want to make your trip one for the books? 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 a huge theme park, lots of stunning outdoor space, and many choices of shops and restaurants, you can expect a broad range of activities to delight people of all ages. Ready to explore Danga Bay? Here are the top places to visit.
1. Spend Family Time at the Theme Park
Whether it is a school holiday or just a simple get-together with your loved ones, the Danga Bay Theme Park has everything you could possibly want. From original attractions like the Jumping Frog and Nemo Ride to the classic Pirate Ship and Teacups, your kids are bound to have a day to remember. With all this on offer and more, you’re likely to need more than one day to enjoy it all!
Danga Bay, 80200 Johor Bahru
Monday to Saturday, 6 a.m. to 2 a.m.
Sunday, 6 a.m. to 12 a.m.
RM2 – RM10
2. Have a Long Walk near the Danga Bay Beach
Hoping to discover Danga Bay on the cheap? Why not take a stroll along the beach to soak up the beautiful surroundings alongside the water is a great spot to meet locals and tourists alike. Swimmers, take note: this is not a traditional beach as it is still in the process of construction. Nevertheless, there are many opportunities to enjoy the sunset, or perhaps go exploring with a bicycle.
3. Take a Cruise Ride
Travelling with a special someone? Treat your sweetheart to a night cruise! Sailing the Straits of Johor as you dine on a delicious meal is unbeatable, romantic experience. The Danga Cruise 8 can accommodate up to 12 adults, so this cruise is ideal for people travelling as groups, or for families with an adventurous spirit.
Danga Cruise 8 Facebook Page
RM10 for adults, RM5 for children.
4. Shop at the City Mall
Tempted to go shopping? Danga City Mall is a retail paradise conveniently located just two kilometres outside of the city center. There is a huge variety of stores, from an exciting sports hub to a well-stocked supermarket. Most of all, Danga City Mall is renowned as the go-to IT shopping spot for its broad range of affordable electronic hardware.
Jalan Tun Abdul Razak, 80000 Johor Bahru.
9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
5. Stroll at 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.
Jalan Bertingkat Skudai, 80200 Johor Bahru.
8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
If you’re looking for a hotel near Danga Bay, book a room at Tune Hotels. A 15-minute walk away from the city’s most popular attractions, Tune Hotels has all the facilities you need, including delightful family rooms, free parking, and free Wi-Fi. Contact us or head to our website for more information. To enjoy the lowest rates, always book directly with Tune Hotels.
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