5 days in Pulau Tioman & Johor Bahru Itinerary

5 days in Pulau Tioman & Johor Bahru Itinerary

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5 days in Pulau Tioman & Johor Bahru Itinerary

Start: Johor Bahru
+2
bus + foot + ferry:  5​h 45​min
1
Pulau Tioman
— 1 night
+2
ferry + foot + bus:  5​h 45​min
2
Johor Bahru
— 3 nights
End: Johor Bahru

1
night
Pulau Tioman

Thick, verdant jungle blankets the hilly island of Pulau Tioman, dotted with steep cliffs and tumbling waterfalls, and filled with rare species such as bearcats, giant flying squirrels, slow lorises, and Tioman "walking" catfish.
On the 6th (Tue), get outside with Monkey Bay and then kick back and relax at Panuba Beach. On your second day here, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Pulau Tioman trip itinerary maker tool .

Johor Bahru to Pulau Tioman is an approximately 6-hour combination of bus and ferry. In September in Pulau Tioman, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Johor Bahru.

Things to do in Pulau Tioman

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Monkey Bay ©
Monkey Bay

3
nights
Johor Bahru

Johor Bahru ©
A trip to Johor Bahru allows visitors to travel back to the colonial era and discover places of worship reminding visitors of the country's rich history and multicultural character. Explore museums preserving the stories of different communities from across Asia, and take time to get to know the city's charming streets, vibrant galleries, and growing cafe culture.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Johor Bahru: Desaru (in Pengerang) and Johor Premium Outlet (in Kulai). Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 8th (Thu) at Legoland Malaysia. There's lots more to do: buy something for everyone on your list at Johor Bahru City Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of Arulmigu Sri Rajakaliamman Glass Temple, admire the striking features of Sultan Abu Bakar State Mosque, and get your game on at Laser Battle.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Johor Bahru trip itinerary builder app .

Do a combination of ferry and bus from Pulau Tioman to Johor Bahru in 6 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Johor Bahru can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Johor Bahru

Theme Parks Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

Desaru, Johor Premium Outlet
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Legoland Malaysia ©
Legoland Malaysia
Desaru ©
Desaru
Johor Bahru City Square ©
Johor Bahru City Square

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