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“Great seaview”

Ranked #37 of 65 things to do in Johor Bahru
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JB
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Great seaview”
Reviewed October 4, 2013

Been enjoying the garden since my childhood days. Currently closed for some refurbishment works. Probably be re opened next year 2014. Best recommended spot to relax would be the small hill next to the old palace facing the seaview. You can even watch the sunset if you're not shooed away early by the guards ( the garden is closed to public at around 7 pm)

Visited November 2012
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Adelaide, Australia
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Pleasant venue”
Reviewed April 25, 2013

Nice to walk around and great views. Go in the morning when it's cooler. We were luck enough to see some chldren learning a cultural dance.

Visited April 2013
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johorbahru
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“location closed to public”
Reviewed February 18, 2013

The Grand Palace Park has been closed to the public from 2nd January 2012 till 19th January 2014. Lots of refurbishment and land scape works on going. Hope its opened as scheduled and is a great tourist attraction.

Visited March 2012
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Level 5 Contributor
71 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
“Lovely green spot in the city”
Reviewed July 13, 2012 via mobile

f u r in JB then this is probably the best natural park u can find. U will like it here if u r not too particular about facilities and luxury. It has good views of the straits and some parts of Singapore. There is often good wind blowing there but can be very hot in the afternoons. Good for morning and early evening strolls/jogs. Does not open at night. Next to the zoo and in fact, U may be able to take a peek at a number of animals situated within stone's throw from the park fence. Bring along a repellent as well if u intend to go deeper into the park cos some shadier parts of this park are infested with mozzies.

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Johor Bahru
Level 4 Contributor
35 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Closed for Renovation”
Reviewed July 12, 2012

Don't go there until next year 2013 at the earliest. Major restoration and renovation is being done to the buildings and park so it is closed to the public until further notice.

Visited July 2012
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