Forest City welcomes you to bring your family this school holiday for a weekend day picnic at their new water park
A water theme park located in Forest City is one of the latest attractions in Johor Bahru. The water theme park was created in addition to a lifestyle package offered to Forest City residents as one of a selection of family entertainment activities at an affordable price.
The water park built in June this year was fully completed by the end of October and started receiving visitors since last week. There are 3 types of water attraction offered, which are water-sliding and water-maze each with a capacity of 300 people per hour. Meanwhile, the water-fun-challenge is able to accommodate up to 150 visitors per hour.
With an area of 2,000 square metres and located at the beach, this family attraction costs around RM4.5 million. Operating daily from 10am to 8pm, Forest City Water Park offers a fun experience at an affordable price of RM15 per person.
“Forest City development is based on eight core industries pillars that were identified early in the development planning process, including tourism. In addition to developing residential and industrial units, we are well aware that the presence of such attractions will attract more visitors to Forest City. This water theme park is one of the early attractions built here. There will be many more attractions such as green museum and eco-tour packages,” said Forest City Deputy General Manager Ir.Syarul Izam Sarifudin.
“Our visitors are Forest City homeowners and locals. We are aware that there are other theme parks in Johor Bahru, however, Forest City offers more economical option and can be enjoyed by all community level. Since it is school break season, parents can visit Forest City Water Park with their children,” added Syarul Izam.
“The existence of various tourist attractions and facilities irrespective of scale indirectly promotes the state of Johor. It is in line with the state government’s objective in intensifying its promotional effort for the visit Johor 2020. With the Forest City Water Park, as well as affordable ticket prices, Johoreans have more options to enjoy the school holidays with their families,” said Liow Cai Tung, chairman of the Tourism, Women, Family and Community Development Committee who attended and officiated the opening ceremony of Forest City Water Park.