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Johor Trips (flight + hotel)

Top hotels in Johor

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Hard Rock Hotel Desaru Coast
Hard Rock Hotel Desaru Coast
5 out of 5
Jalan Pantai 3, Desaru Coast, Bandar Penawar, Johor
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is P4,890 per night from 19 Oct to 20 Oct
4.3/5Excellent! (229 reviews)

"Excellent, staff friendly , good value for money i like it"…"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2020

Hard Rock Hotel Desaru Coast
Sea Horizon Resort
Sea Horizon Resort
3 out of 5
4.3/5Excellent! (7 reviews)

"Fairly comfortable, staffs are friendly. Met rainy weather so nothing much can do. The location is a bit too far from town, besides than that everything is fine."…"

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2020

Sea Horizon Resort
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Johor Bahru
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Johor Bahru
4 out of 5
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is P2,266 per night from 29 Sep to 30 Sep
4.4/5Wonderful! (983 reviews)

"great stay, room is clean and comfortable. will be back again."…"

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Johor Bahru

Top things to do in Johor

Desaru Coast Adventure Waterpark
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Desaru Coast Adventure Waterpark

P1,741
Per adult
LEGOLAND Malaysia Admission Ticket with Transfer from KL
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LEGOLAND Malaysia Admission Ticket with Transfer from KL

P15,606
Per adult
Austin Heights Water Adventure Park
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Austin Heights Water Adventure Park

P887
Per adult

Johor Bahru Vacation Packages

Known as a bargain hunter’s paradise, Malaysia’s southernmost state offers discount malls, pristine rainforest and idyllic tropical islands.  Take in the bustle of Malaysia’s busiest night market and shop for bargains in the city malls, then escape to find your own piece of natural paradise in the vast and diverse state of Johor. You’ll find stunning waterfalls, ancient rainforests and some of the finest diving in Southeast Asia all within Johor’s boundaries.

Johor Bahru , or JB as it’s locally known, is the state’s vast capital city. It is a favorite with Singaporeans who drive across the causeway in their thousands to scour the malls for bargains. Hunt for discount electronic goods, clothing and more. Other attractions in Johor Bahru include the Grand Palace, which features the extensive royal collections and the impressive Sultan Abu Bakar Mosque. 

Escape the city boundaries in search of Johor’s natural treasures. Some of the oldest forest in Malaysia can be found at the Endau Rompin National Park. Spot elephants and leopards cooling off in the salt lakes and trek through ancient forests where numerous new plant species have been discovered. Another national park, Tanjung Piai, sits on the southernmost tip of mainland Asia and is home to macaques, mudskippers and other native wildlife.

Visit one of the many islands off the southern coast to discover pristine beaches, superb diving and exquisite seafood, such as Malaysian-style lobster and crab. Sibu and Pulau Aur are two of the most well-known islands. To get here, take a ferry from Mersing on Johor’s east coast. 

Johor Bahru has an international airport and is connected to Singapore by road. A good network of buses will take you from here to all the major sights elsewhere in the state. 

Avoid visiting from November to February during the rainy season, when high winds can make the islands and beaches unsafe to visit. Some of the national parks close over this period as well. The malls of Johor Bahru, of course, are open for business in every season.

Frequently asked questions

Q: Should I book a car while on vacation in Johor?
A: If discovering the amazing landscapes around the region of Johor or elsewhere is your main objective this vacation, booking a rental vehicle is a smart move. With our guide to Cheap Car Hire in Johor, you’ll be able to pick up the keys to a quality ride and cruise around the peaceful countryside anytime you want. If you’ll be spending most of your time in the cities of Johor Bahru or Kluang, public transportation is an easy way of getting around town.
Q: Which airports can I fly in to for a vacation to Johor?
A: Prepare to fly in to Johor Bahru (JHB-Senai Intl.). You’ll likely be arriving aboard one of the 173 international flights that operate from this major international airport in Johor each month.
Q: What are the most popular types of hotels for a vacation to Johor?
A: Johor has a wide range of options for all sorts of budgets. If you’re chasing a little R&R, there’s no shortage of hotels. Apartments, guest houses and hotel resorts are also popular with visitors.
Q: What does a Johor vacation booking with Expedia include?
A: You can begin by selecting your flight, car and hotel. Lock in as little or as much as you like. Next comes the exciting stuff — booking fun activities and memorable experiences. With plenty of wonderful options to choose from, arranging your upcoming vacation in Johor will be simple.
Q: What is the best way to save money on my vacation to Johor?
A: We’re going to let you in on a little secret — it’s our vacation packages. By booking your Flights, Hotels and Rental Car with a little help from Expedia, you’ll pick up deals that’ll make your hip pocket happy. It’s as easy as that. Not ready to finalize that hotel or car just yet? No problem. You’ll be able to add them to your existing booking at any time and still get access to terrific discounts. How does up to 42% off selected hotels sound to you?
Q: What are the best things to do in Johor?
A: If Johor Bahru has found its way onto your itinerary, you have loads of choices. The most frequented include Johor Bahru City Square, KSL City Mall and Legoland Malaysia — find your way to these to understand why. Next stop, Kluang. While you’re here, take a bit of time to swing by Kluang Mall, Gunung Lambak and Kluang Country Club. Or, for something different, learn why Batu Pahat Mall, Wet World and Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia are enticing attractions for those traveling to Batu Pahat.