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5 Popular Muar Attractions That You Must Visit

5 Popular Muar Attractions That You Must Visit

What is the first thing that comes to mind when speaking of Muar? Most people may think of otak-otak, but that’s not the only thing you can get in Muar. There are some popular Muar attractions that you can’t miss despite the food.

Roughly around a two-and-a-half-hour drive from Singapore, Muar is a place you can visit if you don’t feel like traveling to those theme parks or shopping malls you have visited numerous times. Moreover, it may not be as crowded as other hot tourist spots. You can relax and stay away from the bustling city.

Muar attractions may not be as popular as Legoland Malaysia or Genting Highland, but it is a great place for an overnight stop. You can easily walk around and look at the cultural richness and mouthwatering cuisine. In this article, we will take you on a journey through the most popular Muar attractions. So, let’s explore the place together.

Muar Attractions #1 - Tanjung Emas Park

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With its lush green space, serene riverfront, and recreational facilities, Tanjung Emas Park is definitely a place for those who want to connect to nature after a busy day. As you enter the park, the beautiful landscaped will instantly lift your spirits.

Tanjung Emas Park combines natural beauty, recreational activities, and cultural elements to provide visitors with a memorable experience. Esituated at the confluence of Muar River and the Malacca Strait. The park’s centerpiece is its serene waterfront views that offer a perfect setting for relaxation and contemplation.

You will see locals cycling or jogging in the park. If you are there with your kids, the park offers well-equipped playgrounds for kids to enjoy. Consider going for boat service cruises for a unique perspective of Tanjung Emas Park and its surroundings. It takes about 45 minutes to an hour.

Address: 4, 5, Taman Sri Tanjung, 84000, Muar, Johor

Muar Attractions #2 - Muar Cultural Walk

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If you want to know more about Muar, the Muar Cultural Walk offers a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in this cultural tapestry. Taking a  short walk down Jalan Meriam is like taking a journey back in time. You will see many town artwork and murals on the wall.
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The artworks that are on display are mostly related to cultural and historical depictions of Malaysia and Johor Bahru. As you walk through the town, keep an eye out for street murals and art installations that add a touch of creativity to the urban landscape. These artistic expressions reflect the town’s dynamic spirit.

Address: Jalan Meriam, Pekan Muar, 84000 Muar

Muar Attractions #3- Nasuha Herbs And Spice Farm

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Nasuha Herbs and Spice Farm beckons visitors to embark on a sensory journey. This aromatic wonderland offers an opportunity to explore the captivating world of herbs and spices, unlocking the secrets of their culinary and medicinal significance.

This is the most significant herb farm in Southeast Asia. It is a must-visit place if you are in Muar. Most of the spices and herbs are imported from Europe, Africa, and Asia. Besides seeing all sorts of herbs and spices, you get to see how they incorporate herbs and spices into their dishes. Try out their specialties at their cafe.

Besides enjoying your meal here, Nasuha Herbs and Spice Farm offer eco-tourism activities that allow visitors to explore the natural beauty of the surrounding. Enjoy some team-building activities with them. Nasuha Herbs And Spice Farm is more than a farm; it’s an invitation to rediscover the soothing embrace of nature’s scents. Also a place for some bonding activities.

Muar Attractions #4- Glutton Street

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Glutton Street in Muar is the ultimate destination when it comes to satisfying your taste buds with a symphony of flavors. From dawn till dusk, this vibrant street comes alive with the aroma of sizzling pans, the laughter of locals and tourists, and the joy of indulging in authentic local cuisine.

Although this food street is about 100 meters, it has many food stalls and coffee shops waiting for you. Since you are in Muar, Otak-Otak is something you wouldn’t want to miss. It is the most popular local street food that has attracted locals and tourists to buy. This iconic dish feature a blend of mackerel fish paste, aromatic spices, and coconut milk, wrapped in a banana leaf and grilled to perfection. Other foods include oyster omelets and fried carrot cake.

Not all stalls are open the whole day. Some stalls open between 10am to 10pm, while others may open after 6pm. So if you are looking for local dishes, glutton street is a place you should try out.

Address: Jalan Haji Abu, Pekan Muar, 84000, Muar, Johor, Malaysia

Muar Attractions #5- HS Farmstay

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If you are an animal lover, don’t miss HS Farmstay, which is located in Muar. It is a unique open farm where you see plants, animals, and fruits. It is also suitable for family trips as it will be educational. It offers a break from the noise and chaos of urban life, allowing visitors to immerse themselves in the simplicity of rural living.

We won’t have much chance to get close to animals in the urban, so grab this opportunity to visit their mini zoo to get a close-up with them. You can see sheep, deer, snakes, and more animals. Experience the horse ride where professionals will guide you. Get a unique experience to see how honey is extracted from beehives at the bee farm. Don’t miss the chance to get a taste of raw honey.

HS Farmstay does provide accommodation to stay overnight. It will be good to stay overnight after spending the whole day at the farm. You can even tour other attractions in Muar if you have time the next day.

Address: PTD 4116, Parit Pajar, Jalan Kesang, 84000 Muar, Johor

Operating Hours: 8am-8pm

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