Explore Johor

A city of great heritage & culture

Johor has a rich and illustrious history that goes back to the early 16th century. It is named after the Arabic word Jauhar which translates into "precious stones".

The state capital Johor Bahru and Iskandar Malaysia have emerged as the state's dynamic new economic zone, attracting foreign investments and multinational talents.

The culturally diverse city boasts an array of appetizing local cuisine.

Discover the hotel staff's best recommendations on what to do and see in Malaysia by visiting Eat.Play.Shop, an online guide of local destinations that is powered by the Malaysian properties of Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts. For more information on Eat.Play.Shop, visit: http://eatplayshop.my/. 

Local Climate
Month High Low
Jan 31ºC 23ºC
Feb 32ºC 23ºC
Mar 32ºC 24ºC
Apr 31ºC 24ºC
May 31ºC 24ºC
Jun 31ºC 24ºC
Jul 30ºC 23ºC
Aug 30ºC 23ºC
Sep 30ºC 23ºC
Oct 31ºC 23ºC
Nov 30ºC 23ºC
Dec 30ºC 23ºC