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10 Hidden Gems In Johor To Check Off Your Bucket List!

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Johor is full of hidden gems waiting to be discovered by adventurous travellers. Here are ten lesser-known attractions in Johor that you should add to your bucket list:

Iskandar Puteri

Iskandar Puteri is a stop you absolutely cannot miss! In this captivating city, get ready to be awed by the stunning architecture of Dataran Mahkota. Ensure your camera's ready because the glittering Sunway Emerald Lake is a perfect backdrop for those must-upload Instagram photos! Pump up that adrenaline and test your limits with a thrilling boat tour and the theme park at Legoland Malaysia!

Skyscape Johor Bahru

Located atop the towering Menara JLand, this aerial entertainment haven is a first for JB. For those thrill-seekers among you, the heart-stopping walk across the glass-floored Sky Bridge will surge your adrenaline to new heights. You can also explore VR experiences or take a mesmerizing walk through the fantastical LED tunnel. It's a delightful hub of fun and excitement waiting to be discovered!

Kampung Sungai Melayu

Dive headfirst into the captivating allure of this age-old Malay village, nestled alongside the enchanting Johor River. An undiscovered treasure waiting to be explored, discover its quaint wooden stilt homes, vibrant fruit orchards, and breathtaking riverside vistas. Get ready to bask in the rustic simplicity of country living in Johor Bahru!

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Putuo Village

Putuo Village

Straight out of a storybook, Putuo Village is undoubtedly Kulai's crowning glory. Spread across a mesmerizing 43-acre bamboo forest, this renowned tourist spot amazes visitors with its enchanting Purple Bamboo Valley, boasting a vibrant array of installations. Conclude your unforgettable journey at the Fat Bamboo Café to savour the extraordinary taste of their renowned bamboo ice cream.

Kota Tinggi Firefly Park

Don't write off firefly tours just yet! Give the Kota Tinggi Firefly Park in Malaysia a try and prepare to be dazzled by the sight of thousands of fireflies lighting up the riverbanks. To make sure you capture this magical moment in all its vivid glory, don't settle for a phone camera - go full pro! Get your hands on a DSLR camera and make the memory last a lifetime!

Pulau Mawar

Fondly referred to as 'Heaven's Gate' by the local residents, Pulau Mawar is just a short and scenic 20-minute drive from the bustling town of Mersing. Serenity awaits your day's adventure as you wander through the magnificent mangroves and trek across its unique pebbled beaches. It's an ideal opportunity to be delighted and refreshed by plunging into its pristine crystal-clear waters!

Desaru Beach

Stretching over an astounding 22 kilometres of breathtaking coastline, Desaru Beach is the ultimate escape for those craving a tranquil retreat away from bustling crowds, offering the perfect sandy shores to chill and rejuvenate. But, for the thrill-seekers and adrenaline junkies out there, get ready to elevate your vacation vibes at the amazing Adventure Waterpark or dive into a plethora of exhilarating water sports activities right along the pristine beaches!

Talula Hill Farm Resort

Nestled at the base of the majestic Gunung Lambak, the Talula Hill Farm Resort is an extraordinary fruit, animal, and vegetable farm designed to provide a whirlwind of nonstop enjoyment and experience the art of simple, holistic living. Stay at their cosy accommodations and savour mouth-watering dishes at their café, where meals are made from the freshest farm produce!

Tanjung Piai

Prepare to be amazed by Tanjung Piai, the most southern point tip of mainland Asia and Eurasia, where you can see Singapore and Indonesia simultaneously. Explore the diverse ecosystem of Tanjung Piai National Park through lush mangroves and mudflats. The park offers top-notch visitor facilities, including boardwalks, an information gallery, and camping opportunities. Embark on an unforgettable journey to Tanjung Piai for a unique experience that showcases the beauty of nature and the harmony between land and sea.

Arulmigu Sri Rajakaliamman Glass Temple

Imagine stepping foot in the world's first glass-made Hindu temple, right in the heart of Johor Bahru! This architectural marvel isn't just unique due to its glass build but also because it boldly features statues of Christ and Buddha within its stunning glass brilliance. Get ready to be awestruck by the captivating kaleidoscopic spectacle that graces the entire temple as the sunlight kisses it. With the interior and exterior both made of glass, it's an entrancing visual treat like no other!

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