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Muar is a town and the capital of Muar District, Johor, Malaysia. It is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Malaysia to be visited and explored for its food, coffee and historical buildings from the pre-war. An alternative name to it is Bandar Maharani. It is declared the Royal City of Johor by Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar and is the fourth largest city (after Johor Bahru, Batu Pahat and Kluang) in Johor. It is the main and biggest town of the bigger entity region or area of the same name, Muar which is sub-divided into the Muar district and the new Ledang district, which was upgraded into a full-fledged district from the Tangkak sub-district earlier. Muar district as the only district covering the whole area formerly borders Malacca in the northern part. Upon the upgrading of Ledang district, the Muar district now covers only the area south of Sungai Muar, whilst the northern area beyond the river is in within Ledang district. However, both divided administrative districts are still collectively and fondly called and referred to as the region or area of Muar as a whole by their residents and outsiders. Currently, the new city centre is the Bakri area in Muar.

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Planning a vacation to Muar in Malaysia? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Kuala Lumpur for its bountiful attractions like Petronas Twin Towers, Menara Kl Tower, China Town on your trip to Muar. A holiday in Muar can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Muar*

  • Pollution Statistics in Muar

    Know the pollution level of Muar before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Muar: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Muar for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Muar.

    • Burglary and Theft 60 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 72.5 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 55 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 85 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 60 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 80 (Very High)
    • Attacks 52.5 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 42.5 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 62.5 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 30 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 45 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 72.5 (High)
  • Living in Muar - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 38.59 (Low)
    • Pollution Index 36.21 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 20 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 40.18 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 66.67 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 15.94 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 42.94 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Muar

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Muar

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.18 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.17 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 29 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 67.79 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 33.08 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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