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From Kuala Lumpur: Genting Highlands & Batu Caves Day Trip

1. From Kuala Lumpur: Genting Highlands & Batu Caves Day Trip

Escape the heat of Kuala Lumpur city center and head for the cool mountain air of Malaysia’s only casino resort. Following pick-up from your hotel, journey to the cable car station at Genting Highlands and take the skyway cable car over the tropical rainforest. Try your luck at blackjack, roulette or other casino games, or choose to enjoy recreational facilities at the indoor and outdoor theme park. Brave the rollercoasters or the only sky diving simulator in Asia. End the day with a shopping spree at over 80 boutique stores. Then, return to Kuala Lumpur via the Hindu shrines of Batu Caves, where steps up the mountain are guarded by a golden statue of Murugan. •Pick up from Hotels/Residences/Suite in Kuala Lumpur City's Golden Triangle area (except Pudu area) •Journey to the cable car station at Genting Highlands and take the •skyway cable car over the tropical rainforest.(include 2 way skyway ticket) Free and Easy at Genting Highland •Meet and Assembly at meet up point and heading to Batu Cave Local Product Shop (max 20 min) •Visit Batu Cave Temple, where steps up the mountain are guarded by a golden status of Murugan. **Short Pant & Short Skirt are NOT ALLOWED** •Assembly and pick up transfer back to Kuala Lumpur. •Hotel drop off within Hotels/Residences/Suite in Kuala Lumpur City's Golden Triangle area (except Pudu area) The itinerary is subject to change based on weather or traffic conditions of the day

Kuala Lumpur: Sightseeing by Private Vehicle with Driver

2. Kuala Lumpur: Sightseeing by Private Vehicle with Driver

Rent a private vehicle with driver for a half-day or full-day and discover Kuala Lumpur's must-see sights according to your own interests. Avoid the confusing public transportation system and save precious time as you explore the city more efficiently. Minivans are available for groups of up to 7 passengers and the service includes pickup and drop-off at your accommodation. Choose the 4-hour option and stay within the city limits to take cool photos of the Petronas Twin Towers and Central Market. Upgrade to the 8-hour option and visit the sacred site of Batu Caves and the beautiful Genting Highlands. Your driver will take you anywhere in the city you want to go and wait for you at every stop. If you love freedom of choice and having fun at your own pace, then this is the best way to discover the city.

Pahang: Genting SkyWorlds Outdoor Theme Park Ticket

3. Pahang: Genting SkyWorlds Outdoor Theme Park Ticket

Take the family out for an exciting day trip at Genting SkyWorlds. Explore an outdoor theme park built across 26 acres, and enjoy 26 rides and attractions that cater to visitors of all ages. Benefit from 6 virtual queue reservations to avoid wasting time in line. Once inside the park, go on an adventure through 9 movie- and adventure-inspired “worlds.” Discover Eagle Mountain, Central Park, Liberty Lane, Robots Rivet Town, Andromeda Base, Ice Age, Studio Plaza, Epic, and Rio. Each world features a host of exciting rides and attractions, specially curated and designed to send imaginations soaring through an immersive experience. This is complemented by a unique array of themed retail, dining, and entertainment experiences for the whole family to enjoy.

Genting Highland: Private Day Trip from Kuala Lumpur

4. Genting Highland: Private Day Trip from Kuala Lumpur

Escape the heat of Kuala Lumpur and discover Genting Highlands. Located 1,830 metres (6,000 feet) above sea level, Genting Highlands houses Malaysia's only casino resort and colossal theme parks. Take a cable car ride to the top of the highlands and admire the view of the surrounding hills. Begin your journey to Genting Highlands with a beautiful scenic drive along the mountains. Relax as you leave the busy city and hot weather behind. Amid the fresh air, take the fastest mono-cable car in the world to reach the top of the hill. During the ride, marvel at the beautiful panoramic view of the green tropical rainforest below you. Before proceeding to the skyway, stop at a strawberry park where you can experience picking fresh strawberries from the farm. Fringed by one of the oldest tropical jungles in the world, you can try your luck at blackjack, keno, roulette, or a host of other casino games. Complete the day with a shopping spree at over 80 shops lining the resort. When you reach the top, visit Malaysia's only international casino resort, Casino de Genting. With more than 3,000 machines and 426 tables, this casino is Asia's answer to Las Vegas. 

Genting Highlands: Genting SkyWorlds Theme Park Ticket

5. Genting Highlands: Genting SkyWorlds Theme Park Ticket

Enjoy a fun day at Genting SkyWorlds theme park with this day pass ticket. Explore all 9 uniquely-themed worlds and make sure to hop on the 26 rides and attractions. Bring the whole family for a full day of fun and adventure in the Genting Highlands. Begin your adventure at the majestic Studio Plaza. As a celebration of all things cinema, find your favorite fil characters that are carved into its golden interiors at the 360° Legends Cinema, or as collectibles in our exciting dining and retail stores. Show your ticket at the entry turnstile and being your day of excitement. Step into the heat of a Californian desert in the Eagle Mountain area. Purchase a burger or two from the food trucks nearby or have a browse around the industrial themed Freedom Shop. Gather in a vibrant town square to experience the best of world-class attractions, dining, retail and live entertainment. Visit the Natural History Museum or the admire the spectacular fountain show at the Lake of Dreams, Central Park is where fun, excitement, and memory-lasting moments meet.

Genting: 1-Way Awana Skyway Cable Car Ticket

6. Genting: 1-Way Awana Skyway Cable Car Ticket

Hop aboard a crystal clear cable car at Awana Station and enjoy a 10-minute gondola lift ride that will take you to the Genting Highlands. Marvel at stunning panoramic views of the mountains around you as you glide through the sky. Gaze at the tall pagodas peeking out from the lush rainforest as you ascend towards the peak, where SkyAvenue Station is located. Stop at Chin Swee Station to explore the Chin Swee Caves Temple, a Taoist temple situated in the Genting Highlands. Then, take photos of iconic landmarks at this religious site, such as the 9-story grand pagoda, the Sky Terrace, and a 15-meter tall statue of Buddha. Finally, once you arrive at the Genting Highlands, you’ll have the opportunity to visit exciting attractions, luxurious hotels, and thrilling theme parks.

Kuala Lumpur: Genting Highland Tour with SkyWorld Theme Park

7. Kuala Lumpur: Genting Highland Tour with SkyWorld Theme Park

Located approximately an hour's drive from Malaysia's capital, Kuala Lumpur, the resort town of Genting Highlands is a popular vacation spot. The area is well-known for its pleasant weather, verdant scenery, and abundance of attractions including newly opened Sky World Theme Park. We start the tour with pick from KL City Centre hotel and will transfer you to cable car station. The Genting Skyway is a cable car system that brings tourists to to the peak of Genting while providing breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains and jungle is also included in this package. You may also stop for a quick tour a of Chin Swee Temple which is located on second cable car station. Upon reaching the peak, you may start your outdoor theme park activities. SkyWorld Theme Park has gone through extensive remodelling and rebranding, it is now a cutting-edge, thrilling destination for tourist around the world. SkyWorld Theme Park's attractions include rides and shows for people of all ages. Roller coasters, water rides, 4D theatres, bumper cars, and more are just some of the crowd-pleasers here.Live entertainment shows, events, and themed experiences complement the rides and contribute to the park's appeal to tourist around the world. There are lots of F&B outlets to chose from to have you delicious Malaysian cuisines as well. Families, groups of friends, and tourists in Malaysia searching for amusement, wildlife, and slightly cooler temperature should consider a trip to Genting Highlands and SkyWorld Theme Park.

Kuala Lumpur: Private Tour to Genting Highland & Batu Caves

8. Kuala Lumpur: Private Tour to Genting Highland & Batu Caves

Amidst the freshness of cool, crisp mountain air about 6,000 feet above sea level, lies Malaysia’s only casino resort. Your first stop will be at the limestone hills of Batu Caves that comprises of three caverns and several smaller caves. It is the shrine of Lord Murugah, a Hindu deity, and a flight of 272 steps leads up to the temple cave. Another cave, called the Museum Cave, is filled with images of deities and murals depicting scenes from the Hindu scriptures. Before proceeding to the skyway, stop at a strawberry park where you can experience plucking the fresh strawberries from the farm. Fringed by one of the oldest tropical jungles in the world, you can try your luck at blackjack, keno, roulette or a host of other casino games, or take time to enjoy the numerous recreational facilities at the indoor and outdoor theme park. Discover the corkscrew, euro express roller coaster, turbo drop, super toboggan, and sky venture – the one and only skydiving simulator in Asia. Marvel at the panoramic views of mountains and jungles, and complete the day with a shopping spree at over 80 shops lining the resort. You can stock up on souvenirs before heading back to your hotel.

From Kuala Lumpur: Genting Highlands Day Tour & Gondola Ride

9. From Kuala Lumpur: Genting Highlands Day Tour & Gondola Ride

Travel from your hotel in Kuala Lumpur to the Hindu shrine at Lord Murugan Batu Caves. Take some photos at this limestone cave system, then head to Genting Highlands. Ride the gondola and enjoy the view, go shopping in the outlet store, and then transfer back to your accommodation. Meet the driver at your hotel, then drive to Lord Murugan Batu Caves, a cave complex, which is also a Hindu shrine. Marvel at these limestone caves, which are said to be 400 million years old. Spend about an hour here and take some memorable photos of the temple while you are here. After this, continue to Genting Highlands, a hill station located in the Titiwangsa Mountains. Arrive at Skyway Awana Station and spend some time exploring this resort. Ride up the gondola and admire the scenery along the way. Then, go shopping for some souvenirs at your leisure. Finally, ride the gondola back to Skyway Awana and then head back to your hotel to finish the activity.

Genting Highlands: Skytropolis Indoor Theme Park Ticket

10. Genting Highlands: Skytropolis Indoor Theme Park Ticket

Immerse yourself in the exhilarating world of Skytropolis Genting Highland, a premier indoor amusement park destination that promises non-stop fun and adventure for all ages. Nestled in the cool, refreshing climate of Malaysia's highlands, it offers a perfect retreat from the tropical heat, making it an essential visit for anyone seeking unique entertainment experiences. From heart-stopping roller coasters to family-friendly carousels, Skytropolis has something for everyone, ensuring a day filled with laughter and excitement. Don't miss the chance to experience the park's most beloved rides, such as the Spin Crazy, a thrilling endeavor that defies gravity, and the Sky Towers, which offers breathtaking views of the surrounding highlands. Enjoy the convenience of indoor entertainment away from the weather's unpredictability, ensuring a comfortable experience year-round. With attractions tailored for young children and adults, it's an ideal spot for family bonding, offering numerous opportunities to create lasting memories. Situated within the Genting Highlands Resort, Skytropolis is easily accessible from Kuala Lumpur, making it a fantastic addition to your Malaysian adventure. Skytropolis Genting Highland is not just an amusement park; it's a destination where thrilling rides meet spectacular highland views, offering an unforgettable escape for thrill-seekers and families alike.

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4.6
(452 reviews)

It was a wonderful experience, worth it for the money to go to both Batu caves and Genting highlands. The bus was comfortable!

Lovely experience. Just that the time spent in the Genting mall was too long for us.

Ideal for seeing as many points of interest as possible in a short time.

We enjoyed it. Bus was very clean and luxury. Overall good experience

The route was perfect! Our guide Emjay is well versed and very kind