Johor Bahru (commonly referred to as JB) is the southernmost city in Malaysia and is one of the largest cities in the country (2nd biggest) with more than 2.7 million inhabitants (including suburbs).
Johor is connected by two bridges with neighboring country Singapore. The city is an important industrial, tourism and commercial hub for southern Malaysia and one of the biggest industrial centers of the country. Nearly 16 million tourists visit the city annually. Senai International Airport is the airport of Johor Bahru. It is located northwest of the city; a 30-minute taxi ride takes you from the airport to Johor Bahru city center. Bus, train and car rental services are also available for commuting purposes.
Famous landmarks and attractions in Johor Bahru include Bangunan Sultan Ibrahim, Istana Besar, Sultan Iskandar Complex, Istana Bukit Serene and Istana Pasir Pelangi. To enjoy a fun day out you could consider shopping a one of the many shopping malls or you could visit the Johor Zoo or Danga Bay. Nature lovers may explore the eco-friendly Hutan Bandar (Jungle in the City) and a big reflexology exercise area exclusive for recreational purposes.