Ulu Tiram

Ulu Tiram is a thriving township and suburb in Johor Bahru, Johor.  It is approximately 18km from Johor Bahru and 20 km to Kota Tinggi. It is also within proximity to Mount Austin, another relatively new township.

The town lies along the Tebrau Highway making it easily accessible. The town can also be reached via the Jalan Kota Tinggi Trunk Road and Senai-Desaru Expressway. Getting around town is easy with driving, the local buses and taxis.

Ulu Tiram’s main economic activities are manufacturing, tourism and service-related industry. These industries offered abundant job and investments opportunities to the local community.

As an established township, Ulu Tiram offers a host of amenities and facilities for the community, which include schools, supermarkets, shopping malls, services, entertainment, recreation, food and many more.

Ulu Tiram has its own hospital,the Hospital Sultan Ismail, which is a government hospital where the community goes for medical treatment. Aside from that, there are community clinics and private clinics available all over Ulu Tiram. The nearest private hospital from Ulu Tiram is Columbia Asia Tebrau a short drive away. Other private hospitals such as KPJ Johor Specialist Centre, Kempas Medical Centre and Pelangi Medical Centre are mainly located in Johor Bahru.

Some available supermarkets for daily essentials in Ulu Tiram include Giant Supermarket Ulu Tiram, NSK Ulu Tiram, Econsave @ Desa Cemerlang and Ben’s Independent Grocers an upmarket supermarket that with a wide range of imported products. There are also a handful of convenience stores and mini-markets surrounding Ulu Tiram to cater to the needs of the community. Meanwhile, popular shopping malls include Today’s Mall Ulu Tiram and AEON Mall Tebrau City, IKEA Tebrau and the newly opened Toppen Shopping Centre are also within proximity of Ulu Tiram township. All these malls offers a wide range of shopping, entertainment and food experience.

For those exploring academic options, there are plenty of choices as far as educational institution is concerned. Within close proximity are public schools such as SMK Ulu Tiram,SMK Desa Cemerlang and SK Ulu Tiram. In addition, there also several international schools around the area for those looking for alternative options. The international schools are Crescendo-HELP International School,Paragon Private and International School and Austin Heights Private and International School.

One will never go hungry in Ulu Tiram as it host number of eateries most of which offers food at affordable prices like Tea Garden Taman Gaya, Greenland Food Court,GoZen Japanese Cuisine,Lao Pa Sat and Ulu Tiram Foodcourt. In addition, for those  who enjoy fast food there is Pizza Hut and Marrybrown available in Ulu Tiram.

Additionally, there are a number of places for recreation in Ulu Tiram and its surrounding areas such as Dataran Maufakat Ulu Tiram, Tiram Indah Water Park,Tebrau Sports & Recreation Centre, Tiram Indah Village and Sultan Iskandar Reservoir. In addition, Austin Heights Water & Adventure Park is also a popular choice amongst families. For those who enjoy golfing can do so at nearby Austin Heights Resort.


Most of Ulu Tiram’s residential properties are freehold and property prices varies depending on the area and the disparity can be quite large. Generally, properties in Ulu Tiram area has a median price psf of RM 330 or median price of RM 450,000. Right here in Ulu Tiram are a variety of properties available, for both investment and own-stay. There currently 14 projects worth considering in Ulu Tiram and its surrounding area including Camwood@Taman Pelangi Indah, Taman Gaya, Taman Bukit Tropika, Taman Puteri Wangsa and Residensi Taman Pelangi Indah.

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