In Bahru, absolutely everyone can easily find a suitable pastime – fans of outdoor activities, shopaholics, tourists with children, and amusement park devotees. For many locals and guests of the city, Recreational Park City Forest
remains their favorite place for relaxation. The park occupies an area of more than 13 hectares. Recreational Park City Forest is not only a large but also an incredibly beautiful place that has seven lakes, numerous magnificent fountains, and hundreds of tropical plants. There are many comfortable paths for walking and attractive playgrounds for children. On weekends, a swimming pool opens in the park. During your visit to Recreational Park City Forest, don’t forget to attend the garden of orchids as it’s a place of fantastic beauty.
There is everything for fans of thoughtful shopping in Bahru. One of the most popular local shopping centers is located in the main city square near the railway station. The Johor-Singapore … Open
Johor Bahru Zoo
has always been one of the most popular destinations for families with children. The grand opening of the zoo took place in 1928. At that time, Johor Zoo was opened for the royal family simply because the animals gifted to the Sultan needed a home. The zoo is not large, but, at the same time, it’s a beautiful and well-kept place. Having seen the animals, visitors are welcome to make a boat ride on the lake. Children will enjoy having fun in special playgrounds.
The district of Danga Bay is a true paradise for fans of outdoor activities. Initially, this part of the city was intended to become a large park. In course of time, beautiful commercial centers, prestigious hotels, and shopping complexes appeared there. Nowadays, Danga Bay is home to many popular shops and restaurants, but there are still many charming parks ideal for relaxation. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
Bahru is a large industrial city in Malaysia, the capital of the state of Johor. This is also a dynamically developing center of tourism. In terms of the number of people, this city’s … Open
This part of the city is the location of another famous landmark - Danga World Petting Zoo. Without a doubt, young tourists will be happy to visit this amazing zoo. There is also a suitable place for visitors of all ages - Danga World Theme Park. In this large theme park, visitors will find more than twenty different rides and amusements.
Fans of shopping might prefer to stay longer in another place, Festive Street Mall. It’s an endless cascade of colorful outlets, charming cafes, and restaurants. It’s a place where visitors can buy many interesting souvenirs and try the popular national food. Festive Street Mall will impress its visitors with the size and affordable prices. It is also important to mention that the mall works till late at night, so it’s a great place for fans of night markets.
Perhaps one of the most famous amusement parks for adults and children is located in Bahru. This is a place where every adult will not mind having fun with the children, strenuously … Open
In Bahru, it’s possible to find interesting and authentic items, the price of which won’t ruin any budget. For example, Miss Ireen Hand offers unusual souvenirs in vintage style. The shop sells paintings and clothes in the national style, interesting handmade items, and creative household tools. Tourists, who prefer modern and stylish shopping centers, will enjoy a visit to Holiday Plaza Mall. It’s a great place to buy clothes and shoes at very affordable prices and then relax in one of the charming cafes.
If the choice of shops in Holiday Plaza Mall is not enough, you can always visit KSL City Mall that is the location of popular shops with electronic goods. Bahru is not a kind of city with numerous nightclubs and loud bars. In the evening, it’s time to visit one of the attractive restaurants and enjoy a dinner. Many tourists prefer to head to Pasar Malam in the evening instead. The night market is always crowded in the evening, and the choice of delicacies is not inferior to a prestigious restaurant.
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Attractions and entertainment in Malaysia
Nightlife is very developed in Malaysia, despite the fact that numerous Muslims live in the country. Many night clubs, bars, restaurants, and hookah bars are open all night long. The Beach, El Nino, and White Rajan are considered the best discos in Kuala Lumpur. Asian Heritage Row district is more reminiscent of European cities than Asian ones. The best places in the capital are concentrated here. Bangsar district and Bukit Bintang area have a vibrant nightlife. Most of Penang's night entertainment is concentrated in George Town.