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Grand Palace Park (Istana Besar)

Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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The Gateway is Beautiful at night

A shining crown with a spotlit jewel highlights fountains and other garden elements to make for a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
obiwan205
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Istana Besar, Johor

I was informed by the guard that this place is not yet open to public/ tourists. We are not allow... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Lee C
via mobile
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4 weeks ago
“The Gateway is Beautiful at night”
1 May 2017
“Istana Besar, Johor”
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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A shining crown with a spotlit jewel highlights fountains and other garden elements to make for a great photo op. Stop by and take a few shots.

Thank obiwan205
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

I was informed by the guard that this place is not yet open to public/ tourists. We are not allow to enter into the area

1  Thank Lee C
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

I used to have great memories of this place as a children at age 3-4. Not sure my age when i first went there. Overall i notice it is still clean with regular maintenance. This is the first spot i will recommend to my foreign...More

Thank Sze Wei E
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Whenever time permits, its a truly lovely place to be! We Johoreans are so blessed and proud that our Sultan thinks of his people , to have a place like this, so near his residence.

Thank Prameela_Rajaratnan
Reviewed 9 April 2016

This is a beautiful place on the main high way .it is full in the morning and evening with health caution walkers .nice place to relax and click pictures

2  Thank pceoscj
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Great opportunities to visit this place, This place remind us to the old architecture for us to remember.

Thank RENERONO
Reviewed 12 January 2016

I am very much surprised that its a very good place for tourists to visit and the Sultan of Johor has such lovely ideas of doing this he is really a man who has magic touch of making this country a good one long live...More

2  Thank Susan R
Reviewed 4 February 2015

Been go this park several times since I have my own children. This is a good place for the kids run and down on the green field. Of course we were only allowed to walking around the park beside the palace (Istana Besar).The palace museum...More

3  Thank hweeying
Reviewed 6 January 2015

I walked around the outskirts of this park whilst on a day trip to JB from Singapore. Unfortunately, this pretty area of parkland is fenced off from public access, so it isn't actually possible to go inside. instead you have to admire the gardens from...More

2  Thank KGB777
Reviewed 5 December 2014 via mobile

There have been no recent updates on this park, and rightfully so, as it remains closed to the public almost 2 years after the park was closed for renovations. The grounds were supposed to be open to the public early this year. There have been...More

11  Thank ceemohan
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