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20 Attractions to Explore Near Kota Johor Lama

Kota Johor Lama
Kota Johor LamaLot 1468, Jalan Kota Lama, Kampung Johor Lama, 81900 Ayer Tawar, Johor, Malaysia

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This was the best defense built along Johor during the time of Sultan Alauddin Riayat Shah II (1528-1564). It was built to fight the external invading forces. The fort was in its peak power during the year of 1,511 when Johor became the ruling center and the fort was used to counter-attack the Portuguese position in Malacca.

Nearby Attractions

Crocodile World
Crocodile World1.95 KMs away from Kota Johor Lama

Considered to be the largest crocodile farm in the peninsular of Malaysia. It was founded for the conservation and breeding of crocodiles, the farm does not kill any the crocodiles for their meat or skins. It houses about 1000 saltwater crocodiles of all sizes and ages.

Pulau Ubin
Pulau Ubin19.79 KMs away from Kota Johor Lama

An island situated in the northeast of Singapore, a destination for cycling, hiking and other outdoor activities. There were around a few thousand settlers here during the 1960s due to a granite quarry but only about a hundred people live here today. It is one of the last rural areas to be found in Singapore, with an abundance of nature.

Changi Point Coastal Walk
Changi Point Coastal Walk21.32 KMs away from Kota Johor Lama

Also known as hangi BorardWalk, it is a 2.2 KM boardwalk located in the easternmost part of Singapore. The Coastal walk consists of six distinct sections, from west to east- Sunset Walk, Kelong Walk, Cliff Walk, Sailing Point Walk, Beach Walk and Creek Walk.

Changi beach
Changi beach22.96 KMs away from Kota Johor Lama

A peaceful beach with a park attached. Located near to Changi Airport, you can do some serious plane spotting here. A nice place to hangout in the evening.

Changi Exhibition Centre
Changi Exhibition Centre24.04 KMs away from Kota Johor Lama

The home of the Singapore air show.

Jewel Changi Airport
Jewel Changi Airport24.63 KMs away from Kota Johor Lama

A nature-themed entertainment and retail complex at Changi Airport, Singapore. Linked to three of its passenger terminals, the centrepiece is the world's tallest indoor waterfall, named the Rain Vortex surrounded by a terraced forest setting.

Changi Chapel and Museum
Changi Chapel and Museum24.71 KMs away from Kota Johor Lama

Dedicated to Singapore's history during the Second World War and the Japanese occupation of Singapore. The museum has a collection of paintings, photographs and personal effects donated by former Prisoners of War.

Sembawang Hot Spring
Sembawang Hot Spring26.97 KMs away from Kota Johor Lama

Natural hot spring and a public park. Its natural spring water had once been bottled commercially by Fraser and Neave, under the brand name of Seletaris.

Desaru
Desaru28.20 KMs away from Kota Johor Lama

Desaru is a town in Pengerang, Kota Tinggi District, Johor, Malaysia. It is famous for its pristine beach beside the South China Sea. One of the beautiful coast in Malaysia and is one of the famous tourist destination too.

Arulmigu Sri Rajakaliamman Glass Temple
Arulmigu Sri Rajakaliamman Glass Temple31.22 KMs away from Kota Johor Lama

The Arulmigu Sri Rajakaliamman Glass Temple is a major Hindu temple in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. It is also one of the state's tourist attraction. The temple was listed in the Malaysian Book of Records as the first and only glass temple in the nation on 12 May 2010.

The Old Temple Of Johor Bahru
The Old Temple Of Johor Bahru31.24 KMs away from Kota Johor Lama

Johor Bahru Old Chinese Temple known as Old Temple by the locals, is a Chinese temple located in Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia. his temple is one of the oldest structures in the city and becomes the symbol of unity among five Chinese ethnic groups of Teochew, Hoklo, Cantonese, Hakka and Hainanese people.

Johor Bahru Chinese Heritage Museum
Johor Bahru Chinese Heritage Museum31.45 KMs away from Kota Johor Lama

The Johor Bahru Chinese Heritage Museum is a museum in Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia. The museum is about the history of the Chinese community in Johor Bahru. Collections in the museum include documents, music instruments, old money, photos, porcelain etc. It showcases the early days of the Chinese settlement in Johor Bahru, their history, culture, traditions, and occupations.

Bangunan Sultan Ibrahim
Bangunan Sultan Ibrahim31.57 KMs away from Kota Johor Lama

The Sultan Ibrahim Building is a former state secretariat building of Johor. It is located at Bukit Timbalan in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. The building was constructed between 1936 and 1939 and was completed in 1940 as the British colonial government attempted to streamline the state's administration. It was officially opened by the late Sultan Ibrahim of Johor.

Singapore Zoo
Singapore Zoo31.70 KMs away from Kota Johor Lama

Occupies 28 hectares (69 acres) on the margins of Upper Seletar Reservoir within Singapore's heavily forested central catchment area. There are about 315 species of animal in the zoo, of which some 16 percent are considered to be threatened species.

River Safari
River Safari31.98 KMs away from Kota Johor Lama

A river-themed zoo and aquarium. It is the first of its kind in Asia and features freshwater exhibits and a river boat ride as its main highlights. One of the main attractions is a pair of male and female giant pandas – Kai Kai and Jia Jia – which are housed in a specially constructed climate-controlled enclosure which change throughout the four seasons emulating their original environment.

Grand Palace of Johor
Grand Palace of Johor32.19 KMs away from Kota Johor Lama

Istana Besar or Grand Palace is the royal palace of the Sultan of Johor which is located in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, which was built in 1866 by Sultan Abu Bakar. The palace overlooks the Straits of Johor. The Grand Palace's most distinctive feature is its Anglo-Malay architecture, characterized by its dome of Malay design contrasted with its blue roof of Anglo influence.

Night Safari
Night Safari32.28 KMs away from Kota Johor Lama

World's first nocturnal zoo. Unlike traditional nocturnal houses, which reverse the day-night cycle of animals so they will be active by day, the Night Safari is an entire open-air zoo set in a humid tropical forest that is only open at night. The Night Safari currently houses over 900 animals representing over 100 species, of which 41% are threatened species.

Johor Zoo
Johor Zoo32.49 KMs away from Kota Johor Lama

The Johor Zoo is a zoo in Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia. It was opened in 1928 by His Royal Highness Almarhum Sultan Sir Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Sir Abu Bakar and named as the Kebun Binatang, which is Malay for Animal Garden, or zoo. At the time, the Johor Zoo was the first of its kind in Southeast Asia.

Sultan Abu Bakar Mosque
Sultan Abu Bakar Mosque32.61 KMs away from Kota Johor Lama

Sultan Abu Bakar State Mosque is the state mosque of Johor, Malaysia. Located along Jalan Skudai, Johor Bahru, the mosque was constructed between 1892 and 1900, under the direction of Sultan Abu Bakar. The mosque also features some Moorish architecture elements, along with some minor Malay influence. The mosque sits on top of a prominent hill, overlooking the Straits of Johor.

East Coast Park
East Coast Park33.20 KMs away from Kota Johor Lama

The largest park in Singapore, and is built entirely on reclaimed land with a man-made beach, where swimming is possible.