There are many suburbs around Selangor which are located close to the heart of Kuala Lumpur, the federal capital of Malaysia. This includes the likes of Sunway, Puchong and Subang Jaya, among others. What makes these suburbs so popular is their location as well as being the heart of a lot of services like education and entertainment.
Subang Jaya or more fondly known as SJ is considered an integrated township developed by Sime UEP Bhd. Once an oil palm plantation, the area transformed into a thriving residential township in late 1980s after 14 years of development. Realizing the area’s potential to be transformed into a bustling township, Sime UEP planned construction work for a twin township known as USJ.
The number of higher learning institutions and other facilities such as commercial and business districts increased tremendously in the last couple of years to cater to the ever increasing number of residents. In fact, Subang Jaya is a well-known township among students for many flocked to the area since a number of tertiary institutions such as Taylor’s University, Cilantro Culinary Academy, SEGi College and INTI College are located in SS15.
In terms of attraction, the town’s best commodity is none other than the water amusement park featuring tons of thrilling roller coasters and wild slides at Sunway Lagoon. Besides that, other attractions catered to specific target groups are such as water theme-park Mines Wonderland and public golf club Kinrara Golf Resort specifically for golf enthusiasts.
If you happen to be in SJ, check out the country’s premier theme park in Sunway especially the largest man-made surf beach in the world and all-new Extreme Park only for the brave one. After the sun sets late in the evening, head over to the Mines Wonderland Night Theme Park. You’ll definitely enjoy the night scene getting up-close with the White Bengal Tiger.