Travel from Ipoh to Johor Bahru by Bus
There are many buses that head from Ipoh to Johor Bahru. Among the many names include S&S International Express, Maju Express, KBES and Starmart Express. The journey takes about 6-7 hours, to travel a distance of 535km from from Terminal Amanjaya, Ipoh to Larkin Terminal, Johor Bahru.
Things to do in Johor Bahru
Johor Bahru is a bustling metropolitan city with all sorts of activities. Kids would be thrilled to spend thier holidays at Legoland. It 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 habitat, or go for a boat ride in their pond.
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.
What to eat in Johor Bahru?
At night, you’ll want to visit Danga Bay, a beautiful waterfront that features a stretch of restaurants and cafes which are famous for their seafood.