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Johor Darul Ta'zim

The name Johor comes from the Arabic word ‘Jauhar’ which means ‘Precious Gem’. Johor is also known as Hujung Tanah (edge of a land) or ‘Gangganu’ by the Siamese referring to ‘Gemstone’ The history of modern Johor began under the rule of Sultan Abu Bakar who introduced the Johor Constitution and subsequently brought about changes mostly in the more administration of the state of Johor. Today, the state located in the south of Peninsular Malaysia with an area of 19,166 square KM is constantly witnessing development and progress in terms of economy, lifestyle, and also tourism. This district with a population density of 3.79 million has received at least 8 million tourists annually.

The state of Johor, located in the south of Peninsular Malaysia, is the main gateway to Malaysia via Singapore, thus stealing the attention of tourists from within and outside the country. This great state not only thriving in terms of development and modernization but is also graced with beautiful island and beaches as well as biodiversity landscapes that have been preserved for thousands of years.

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Nature Escapade


This Hidden Hiking Spot In Batu Pahat Promises A Breathtaking View

Every once in awhile, it’s nice to just get out of the city …

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Cabin Chalet En Razif

Come relax with your loved ones. D’Cabin Chalet Gunung Pulai is a cabin …

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Gunung Ledang Waterfall

Puteri Gunung Ledang Waterfall in Johor is a relaxing bathing location for visitors. …

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Family Fun


Dine Underwater At The New Pop-Up Restaurant In SEA LIFE Malaysia

We know that looking for a unique dining experience is one of the best things …

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Innovative Heritage Charm at B5 Johor Street Market

Emulating Melbourne’s Queen Victoria Market, B5 aims to be the one-stop for all kinds of …

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Legoland Sea Life

If you’ve enjoyed yourselves in Legoland Theme Park, brace yourselves. This is because Legoland Sea …

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Culture & Heritage


Dataran Tangkak

Tangkak residents must be familiar with Tangkak Square. The square that replaces Padang Besar has …

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This Legendary Eatery In Batu Pahat Is Known For Noodles Dish Called Mee Racun

Hello foodies! Have you ever heard of a noodle dish called Mee Racun? Listening to …

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Masjid Sultan Ibrahim

The people in Muar call this mosque as Masjid Sultan Ibrahim 2 because all the …

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Travel Articles



Get to know Johor and learn how to get around by reading our guide. Or better yet, visit Johor Tourism offices and we will curate the best activities for you!


Treat your eyes to traditional Johorian art in Batu Pahat, find paradise in the islands of Mersing, or immerse yourself in Kluang’s charming town. Every district and city in Johor promises a majestic episode!