Skudai or its ancient name is Seekor Kuda is a town in Johor Bahru District, Johor, Malaysia. Skudai is part of the new growth corridor of southwest Johor, which includes Senai International Airport, Tanjung Pelepas Port and Iskandar Puteri. The population in that vicinity ranges between 160,000 and 210,000 that comprises of multi races, religious and cultures. It is the headquarters of the Johor Bahru Tengah Municipal Council and it is famous for Universiti Teknologi Malaysia campus. Skudai is located 13 km from Larkin, 4 km from Senai and 16 km from Johor Bahru City.
Skudai has numbers of shopping centres such as Skudai Parade, AEON Taman Universiti, KIP Mart, Skudai Mall, The Store in Taman Ungku Tun Aminah, Sutera Mall in Taman Sutera Utama, U Mall in Taman Pulai Utama, Bestmart in Taman Nusa Bestari, and Giant Hypermarket, which is situated along Jalan Skudai.
If you prefer to travel by air, take a direct flight under Firefly or Malindo Air at Subang Airport to Senai International Airport. If you are travelling with AirAsia and Malaysia Airlines, your depart will be at KLIA2. The journey will take approximately 1 hour. From the airport, take a taxi to get you to Skudai. The journey will be about 10 minutes.
Travelling from Kuala Lumpur by bus, get the ticket at South Bus Terminal and travel through the North-South Expressway straight to Larkin Bus Terminal. The journey will be about 4 to 5 hours. From the terminal, get a taxi to take you to Skudai. The journey will take about 15 minutes.
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia is a public research University in Malaysia and a research-intensive university in engineering, science and technology . UTM is among the top rated research universities in Malaysia. Skudai is the new campus of UTM that widely spread on 2,400 acres land opened on September 16, 1985 by His Majesty Sultan Iskandar Ibni Almarhum Sultan Ismail. UTM has regional and international academic collaborations including Intel, Altera, and Proton. UTM is one of the few public universities in Malaysia that has attained research university status thus provides avenues for research and industrial collaboration through government research grants.
Danga Bay is a recreational park built in the city of Johor Bahru, Johor. Nested near Bukit Serene Palace and stretches along a picturesque waterfront fronting the Straits of Johor, it becomes a famous spot for the locals to spend their evening with their family and friends.
Located in Jalan Persiaran Mutiara Mas, Taman Seri Orkid, 81300 Johor Bahru, Johor, Hutan Bandar is the best place for you to visit with your family. Other than offering fresh unpolluted air, beautiful scenery, it also offers the visitors some outdoor activities that are suitable for children and adults. The visitors can enjoy jogging, cycling, picnicking and a lot more.
Senai International Airport is located in Senai town, Kulai District, Johor. It is capable to handle up to 4.5 million passengers and 100,000 tonnes of cargo per annum. With the continuous upgrading and renovating works, the airport has slowly become an attraction spot of Johor.
Situated at 11, Jalan Utama 13, Mutiara Rini, Johor Bahru, 81300, this is a perfect stay for those who travel to Skudai in a big group such as with family members or friends. This double storey terrace is fully furnished thus ensuring the guests to stay comfortably just like being at home. The guests should not worry about parking area since they can park at the house yard. The rate offered is RM257 per night.