Updated: 4 days ago
Here's a quick and easy reference to all posts on iPackTravel on day-tripping in Johor Bahru and little further to Pontian within Johor. Most of the places mentioned here can be reached and returned within a day — perfect for a day trip.
To begin, plan your visits to Malaysia in 2022 by making use of long weekends (or avoiding them to enjoy non-crowded holidays) and also the things to do before crossing the border (especially COVID-related measures that are put in place for the border re-opening):
Tips to Visit Johor Bahru:
Visit KSL City Mall:
Around Taman Sri Tebrau (Dai Mah Garden, Pelangi, Sentosa):
IKEA Tebrau (or AEON Tebrau City next to it):
Visit more shopping malls:
A little further out of Johor Bahru, visit Pontian and Kukup for more things to do other than shopping:
If you are travelling to districts or states further north of Johor, Larkin Sentral Bus Terminal is where you should go for long-distance or inter-city buses.