Top 11 Thing To Do Near Legoland

Your main reason to cross over the border may be Legoland Malaysia.

But you might be wondering – what else is there to see?

Why not try something different?

We have the answer for you in this very post!

There’s a good chance you haven’t heard of some of these!

Make the most of your time in Johor with this list of 11 things to do near Legoland Malaysia!

Top 11 Things To Do Near Legoland Malaysia

Bet that you did not expect that there would be so many things to do near Legoland!

There’s something to suit everyone in this list, including some recommended local food haunts!


1. Get Your Shopping On At Mall of Medini, Eco Botanic or Sunway Big Box Village

If you’re looking for some basic necessities or somewhere with a lot of fast-food dining options, then head over to Mall of Medini.

Mall of Medini Gelang Patah

Else, you can check out the two new shopping areas:

Eco Botanic – Beautiful shop lots in a new township with cafes, restaurants and ample parking space.

Eco Galleria By Eco Botanic

Sunway Big Box Village – Has an interesting container concept for the retail stores. Set to open in December 2019.

Also read: Mid Valley JB (Most Popular Shopping Mall In Johor!)

Sunway Big Box Village

2. Have A Relaxing Game Of Golf At Horizon Hills Golf Course Or Forest City Golf Course

It’s refreshing to be outdoors enjoying your favourite game of golf!

Also read: Top 11 Golf Courses & Country Clubs in Johor

Horizon Hills Golf Johor

There are 2 gorgeous golf courses:

Horizon Hills Golf Course – This is a premier golf course with a challenging 18-hole course featuring sand bunks and waterways.

Horizon Hills Golf & Country Club

Forest City Golf Course – Want to experience a game of “dessert golf”? This unique golf course is made to look like a desert with splashes of green in a vast expanse of sand.


3. Chill Out On Beanbags While Watching Movies At AEON Bukit Indah

About 20 minutes’ drive away from Legoland Malaysia, AEON Bukit Indah has the only Beanieplex in the whole of Johor Bahru!

TGV Cinema in Bukit Indah

Beanieplex is a special cinema configuration where the seats are actually bean bags!

Which are a lot more comfortable than conventional cinema seats!

Note: To get the whole beanbag seat to yourself, you have to pay tickets for 2 people as they are only sold in pairs!

Also read: Legoland Malaysia Ticket Promo


4. Learn How To Ride At The Kuda House Equestrian Centre

A Horse riding activity after your Legoland Malaysia trip might be a little bit tiring.

But this unusual recreational activity has its benefits and is suitable for adults and children!

Kuda House Equestrian Centre

Boost your fitness, spend time outdoors, learn a new skill and more about horses and the hobby!

Kuda House Equestrian Centre offers the following:

  • Leisure riding
  • Riding classes
  • Trail rides
  • Courses on stable management
  • Horse schooling

Note: Kuda House Equestrian Centre is the closest riding academy to Singapore.


5. Eat Fabulously Fresh And Affordable Seafood At Gelang Patah

When folks mention Gelang Patah, often the first thing that comes to mind is fresh seafood!

There are 4 Chinese restaurants that stand out:

1. Chua Kee Seafood (蔡记海鲜楼)

Chua Kee Restaurant, Gelang Patah

2. New Chua Kee Seafood Restaurant (新蔡记海鲜楼)

New Chua Kee Seafood Restaurant

Also read: 13 Food & Restaurants Near Legoland Malaysia

3. Restoran 777

Restoran 777 In Gelang Patah Food

4. Restoran Tian Lai (天来海鲜)

Restaurant Tian Lai Johor Bahru


6. Treat Yourself To A Rejuvenating Spa & Massage

Understandably, you may want to just relax after a whole day of fun at Legoland Malaysia.

A couple of massage centres tend to have late closing hours too!

So, we’ve put together the best spa and massage centres that are close to Bukit Indah:

1. Thai Odyssey

Thai Odyssey, KSL City Joho Bahru

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2. Kaki Kaki Reflexology

Kaki-kaki Reflexology Massages

3. Eminent Reflexology皇足轩

4. Urban Escape Day Spa & Beauty Lounge

5. Wang Jia Therapy & Reflexology 王足部落


7. See The Brilliant Eco Concept Of Forest City For Yourself

It takes just 20 minute’s drive from Legoland Malaysia to Johor Bahru’s ambitious development project, Forest City which spans over 4 man-made islands.

Forest City looks just as it sounds as it innovatively incorporates urban buildings with nature.

Forest City duty free

All transport including car parks will be underground to minimize congestion and noise.

Designed by the Chinese real estate giant, Country Garden, this will be a city like no other in Malaysia and Singapore!


8. Take The Little Ones To Hello Kitty Town & Thomas Town (Permanently Closed)

If your kids still have boundless energy even after a day in Legoland Malaysia, you can bring them over to the Hello Kitty Town in Puteri Harbour, another theme park in Johor!

Hello Kitty Town in Johor Bahru

Hello Kitty Town is an indoor theme park that features Hello Kitty on everything – Rides, cafes, live shows and craft activities!

Sanrio Hello Kitty Town

Combine a visit here together with Thomas Town which just so happens to be upstairs!

9. Sky Bar & Restaurant At Hotel Jen Puteri

Right at the top of Hotel Jen Puteri, is the Sky Bar which has stunning views of Puteri Harbour and Johor Straits across the hotel’s infinity pool!

hotel jen rooftop

And every Thursday to Saturday night, the poolside lounge serves seafood barbecues and steaks to go with their cocktails and wines.

Harbour Café @ Hotel Jen Buffet

It costs about RM100 per person to join, enjoy your day after exhausted from activities in Legoland Malaysia!


10. Have Fun At Putt N Glow

Not your average mini golf, Putt N Glow at Eco Botanic City certainly puts a spin on mini golf as Malaysia’s first glow-in-the-dark mini golf!

For around RM30 per person, you get a chance to try their 18 courses of varying difficulty.

Putt N Glow

Here, adults and kids can both compete together.

Putt N Glow Johor

You play indoors which means this is a perfect rainy day activity to spend some time with your family.

Note: Allocate around ~ 2 hours.


11. Indulge In Dim Sum At Bukit Indah

Do try some dim sum while you’re in Bukit Indah area.

Some of the best dim sum in Johor Bahru is here!

Restoran Tasixi Hong Kong Dim Sum

Tasixi Hong Kong Dim Sum often has long queues (and even tour buses) on the weekends all seeking their wonderful dim sum!

In fact, they have a huge selection of dim sum to choose from!

Restoran Tasixi Hong Kong Dim Sum Food

Favour include:

  • Radish Cake
  • Xiao Long Bao
  • Char Siew Bao
  • Sesame Balls
  • Siew Mai

How To Get To These Locations From Legoland Malaysia

If you’re not planning to take your car, and don’t want to have to deal with public transport, a private car service is a way to go!

Private Car Service

SGMYTAXI is the leading private car service between Singapore and Johor providing convenient and comfortable transport to their customers!

Private Car Services From Singapore To Legoland Malaysia: SGMYTAXI

Why You Should Choose SGMYTAXI Private Car From Legoland To Near By Attractions:

  • Customise your pick point/ drop off points and timings
  • The reliable drivers are very familiar with the roads/ routes in Johor
  • Spacious cars in the fleet are well-maintained
  • Straightforward booking process
  • Affordable rates
  • Gets you where you want to go without having to wait!

Need more reasons? Check out some real testimonials from previous satisfied customers!

What To Expect:

  • Bring enough Ringgit to pay the driver

Vehicle Details:

SGMYTAXI Legoland Private Car Services

Cars in their impressive MPV fleet include:

SGMYTAXI 专车 (Toyota Innova)

i.) Toyota Innova (7-seater MPV)

Car Rental Toyota Alphard

ii.) Toyota Alphard (8-seater MPV)

Hyundai Starex (SGMYTAXI)

iii.) Hyundai Starex (10-seater MPV)

How To Book A Private Car:
WhatsApp SGMYTAXI directly to make a booking or fill in the online booking form.

Additional Information:
Payment is to the driver (in cash).