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Travel from Ipoh to Johor Bahru by Bus
Travelling on long journeys from Ipoh to Johor Bahru doesn’t have to be a chore if you have the right vehicle to travel in. One possible travel option you have is of course by bus. When departing from Ipoh, one bus service company that offers a direct journey to Johor Bahru is S&S International Express. The journey takes about 6 and a half hours, departing from Terminal Amanjaya , Ipoh and making a stop at Larkin Terminal. There are only about two trips a day, one in the morning and one at night. On some days there’s only one trip. S&S International Express guarantees spacious and comfortable buses that only have 3 seats in a row.
Things to do in Johor Bahru
Johor Bahru is a bustling metropolitan city that is alive with all sorts of activity. If you’re a parent with kids, you won’t want to miss out a trip to Legoland in Iskandar Malaysia in the outskirts of Johor Bahru. Legoland is a recent theme park and water park that attracts tens of thousands of visitors each year. In town, you can also bring your kids to visit Sanrio Hello Kitty Town in where you can watch Hello Kitty herself dance and buy all sorts of Hello Kitty themed merchandise. The fun doesn’t stop there as there is an Angry Bird activity park in Johor Bahru City Centre mall where you can interact and take pictures with 3D paintings, buy angry birds merchandise, play in the sponge pit, jump on trampolines and watch live performances. For a taste of nature, visit Johor zoo and watch wild animals in their natural state, or go for a boat ride in their pond. At night, you’ll want to visit Danga Bay, a beautiful waterfront constructed by the city authorities that feature a stretch of restaurants and cafes which are famous for their seafood.
What to eat in Johor Bahru?
If you want a taste of multi cultural Malaysia, you can pay a visit to the Sultan Abu Bakar mosque, Arulmigu Sri Rajakaliamman glass Temple, and Johor Chinese Temple, as well as the Chinese heritage museum and Sultan Abu Bakar Royal Museum. Pay a visit to the Grand Palace next to the museum to relax, unwind and enjoy the beautiful landscape. Johor Bahru is not short of places to shop, including Johor Bahru City Square, KSL City Mall, Mall of Medini and Holiday Plaza Mall, to name a few.
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