Time Required : 1-2 hours
Timings : 8:30 AM to 6:00 PM every day
The ticket counter closes at 5:30 PM
Entry Fees : Adult: RM 2
Child (3 to 12 years): RM 1
Entry for toddlers and child between the ages of 0 to 2 years is free
Formerly known as Kebun Binatang, Johor Zoo is one of the oldest zoos in Malaysia. The 5 hectare extended zoological park has hundreds of species of various birds and mammals, and a pleasant escapade for nature and wildlife enthusiasts.
Spot numerous endangered species of flamingos, lions, Asian elephants, crocodiles, gorillas and multi-color birds at the Johor zoo. The zoo was established by His Royal Highness Almarhum Sultan Sir Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Sir Abu Bakar of Johor in 1928 as the first of its kind in Southeast Asia. Johor Zoo served its purpose of a private zoological gardens to the royal family, which was later opened to the public in 1962.
Cost: RM 5 for a single Paddle BoatHorse Riding: Tourists and Visitors with families can enjoy a ride on a horse while exploring the zoo.
Cost: RM 6 for 2-3 hoursPhotography Corner: Among other highlights Johor Zoo also houses a Photography corner in its premises, where one can take pictures with some of the animals of the zoo.