The retreat, overlooking the Johor River, is located within the lush oil palm estate of Ladang Basir Ismail, Kota Tinggi, Johor. It is able to accommodate the needs of tourism and organized group activities. The original building, with the stairs and flooring made of lasting cengal wood, still exists today. The building gives its visitors a mixed sense of old and new,with simple furnishing and basic amenities.

The facade of the building gives a feeling of grandeur and it is an exciting place for groups to organize camps and sporting activities with current facilities that can fit up to 220 campers. It is a retreat that promises an exciting venue for groups and individuals alike. 

The campers will be amazed and enchanted with the unique location,which is barely 50 metres from the Johor River. Due to this unique location, campers can expect cool breeze, serene quietness and lush greenery surrounding the premises. 

For those who are more adventurous, the retreat offers Stand Up Paddling (SUP) by the river and mountain biking. During the night, lots of nocturnal animals come out to hunt for food at the plantation, and visits can be organized to enjoy the sight of these unique animals. In addition, the retreat is located near a pineapple farm and processing plant, where campers can learn how pineapple are processed and prepared for export. 















VISION

To be the first choice retreat site and outdoor activities destination with international accreditation.


MISSION

To provide retreat destination that enhances guests' eco tourism experiences. 


GETTING TO KULIM ECO-TRAIL (1.653899,103.926147)

Using your GPS, you can actually find ‘Kulim Eco-TRAIL Retreat’, or ‘Nam Heng Country Club’, which is just beside Kulim Eco-TRAIL. The main landmark to lookout is Ulu Tiram town centre (map) which has a few banks including Public Bank and Maybank. From the town centre, it takes approximately 25 minutes to reach Kulim Eco-TRAIL Retreat. 



FROM SENAI-DESARU HIGHWAY (VIA NORTH-SOUTH HIGHWAY)


If you are using the Senai-Desaru Highway, you need to follow the sign ‘Ulu Tiram’. It is essential that you follow this sign closely as it will directly lead you to one of the exit of the highway and you will arrive at Ulu Tiram town centre. From there, look for the sign ‘Sungai Tiram’ which is the right turn, at the underpass of the road that leads to Kota Tinggi. Follow the signboard all the way till you see a school and a clinic which is named ‘Klinik Desa Sungai Tiram’. TURN LEFT following the sign ‘Sungai Redan’ and you will past the clinic. From there, you need to follow the main road (without any turning) till you see ‘Ladang Basir Ismail’. Again, follow the main road without turning till you come to Kulim Eco-Trail Retreat which is a white building with three tall clerestory. 



FROM JOHOR BAHRU


Coming from Johor Bahru, follow the sign to ‘Kota Tinggi’. You will past AEON Tebrau before you arrive at the Ulu Tiram town centre turning. You need to go under the overpass in order to turn right at the town centre. From there, look for the sign ‘Sungai Tiram’ which is the right turn at the underpass that leads to Kota Tinggi. Follow the signboard all the way till you see a school and a clinic which is named ‘Klinik Desa Sungai Tiram’. TURN LEFT following the sign ‘Sungai Redan’ and you will past the clinic. From there, you need to follow the main road (without any turning) till you see ‘Ladang Basir Ismail’. Again, follow the main road without turning till you come to Kulim Eco-Trail Retreat which is a white building with three tall clerestory.