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Grand Palace Park (Istana Besar)

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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Closed, fenced, what a pity..

Don't really understand... From outside seems very nice.. Green, well treated and lots of trees... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
nuno a
Braga, Portugal
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Grand Sultan Palace

It's a nice stop over for a quick photo. The view is nice but the royal guards are quite strict so... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
Laguna Province, Philippines
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2 Sep 2017
“Grand Sultan Palace”
1 week ago
“Closed, fenced, what a pity.. ”
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't really understand... From outside seems very nice.. Green, well treated and lots of trees... But is not, for visiting or enjoy... Is closed, fenced and guarded... Also you will find several sign, if you try go in they can shut you... We were looking...More

1  Thank nuno a
Reviewed 3 September 2017

It's a nice stop over for a quick photo. The view is nice but the royal guards are quite strict so better stay far from the gate.

Thank EricksonMapote
Reviewed 19 July 2017

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

2  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 25 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.

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 5 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
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