Bus Services from Singapore to Genting Highlands
Known as “The City of Entertainment,” Genting Highlands is essentially a hill resort in Bentong, Pahang, Malaysia that was established in 1965, it is approximately a one-hour drive from Kuala Lumpur depending on the road condition. Being in Genting Highlands is like being in a city that never gets bored. You can choose to fly into Kuala Lumpur, and then take a bus to Genting Highlands, but why go through the hassle when you can get there directly by bus? Booking a bus from Singapore to Genting Highlands is so convenient and easy these days with the presence of one-stop platform Easybook.
With just one trip by bus to Genting Highlands from Singapore, you are guaranteed to have an adventure-packed weekend as there are plenty of things to do for the entire family. Thousands of people travel up to Genting Highlands from Singapore and Malaysia every weekend to enjoy the amazing weather and beautiful scenery up in the hills. It’s the perfect weekend getaway if you’re also a fan of theme parks, rides, or checking out the legal land-based casino owned by Genting Malaysia Berhad.
So how do you get up there if you decided not to drive? Easy. Just choose your preferred bus operator and book your bus tickets in advance because some of the operators for bus from Singapore to Genting Highlands are only available weekends, and bear in mind that the fares will sometimes be hiked up especially when it comes to peak season. Book early with Easybook for the best rates and to avoid any disappointments.
Bus Operators To Genting Highlands
You can choose from several operators for your bus from Singapore to Genting Highlands after you have determined your budget and preferred time. The regular boarding locations located at Tampines (The One Travel & Tours), Yishun (Konsortium), People’s Park Centre (707 Inc), Little India (Qistna Express) and many others. Bus to Genting will be dropped off at First World Hotel (Sri Maju Group, Konsortium), First World Bus Terminal (707 Inc), Awana Bus Terminal (StarMart Express) and others. Browse through Easybook to find out the specific details of your preferred departure and arrival points.
Bus Fares To Genting From Singapore
The bus fare ranges from SGD25 right up to SGD45.In order to book the tickets for bus to Genting Highlands in advance, it can be made online or at the counter but it would require you to visit their office or sales centre to purchase them. To make your life even easier, just go online and book your tickets for bus from Singapore to Genting Highlands through Easybook now!
Things To Do in Genting Highlands
1.Snow World City
If you have never experienced snow before, this is going to be a great start. Snow World City is a little city covered in snow that is about 22.8k sq ft. with a temperature at -6 Celsius. Some of the highlights that can be found here are the Winter Downtown and World Heritage Concept areas to walk through, the day to night LED light animation scheme, sliding down on some snow sculptures, taking the stairs up to a majestic castle, the Warm House in the form of an igloo, 3D tricks art and of course to play with snowballs.
Get into a disco-themed party mode at the bowling alley when you choose to play the glow in the dark version. As you are surrounded by cool neon lights display over an exciting music playlist being played, you will immediately feel a very different and lively adrenaline as you create new moments with your family and friends over the 28-lanes available.
3.Arena of Stars
It isn’t called the “City of Entertainment” if it doesn’t have amazing music shows. It the past, Arena of Stars built in 1998 have hosted spectacular events such as the IIFA Awards 2002, Lux Style Awards 2007 and MTV Asia Awards 2008. Many international music stars have also held their concerts here including Boyz II Men, Lionel Richie, Sammi Cheng, Kenny Rogers, Cliff Richard, Jolin Tsai, Olivia Newton-John and many others. Make sure you check the listings if there are any shows to add on to your list of things to do at Genting Highlands.
Before this, only the Genting Skyway was available but it now serves as an alternate route. Awana Skyway was introduced in 2016 as the new aerial line that uses a gondola lift system that is connected to the Awana Transport Hub, Chin Sweet Temple and Sky Avenue. This gondola lift system is able to support up to 3,600 passengers every hour, so that means 10 passengers will get to hop on per gondola. The 2.8 km journey to reach the mountain peak will take about 10 minutes, depending on the weather. You are guaranteed to be amazed by the view when you’re up there.
5.Genting Strawberry Leisure Farm
Located at Gohtong Jaya, the Genting Strawberry Leisure Farm has become a very famous tourist attraction. Besides being able to see various stages of how strawberry is being grown and items to buy, there is also a beautiful lavender garden and other cultivations available namely herbs, flowers, hydroponic vegetables and mushrooms are also grown next to the Genting Strawberry Leisure Farm. Plucking strawberries to purchase has become one of the most popular activities here for the entire family.
6. Jungle Trekking
Being up in the hills, you can expect more than just the image of entertainment that you are exposed to. Genting Highlands also offer jungle trekking packages to be able to get close to nature as you journey into Malaysia’s oldest rainforests. You are guaranteed to be charmed by the exotic plants and wildlife surrounding you. The outdoors of Genting Highlands is also known for other activities like herping and birding
Other places worth mentioning are the beautiful Chin Swee Cave temple located 4,600 feet above sea level, the buzzing Happy Bee Farm where you will get to learn the process of bees pollinating, admire smaller creatures at Butterfly World, and get up close and personal with the wildlife at Kuala Gandah Elephant Sanctuary. The outdoor theme park is currently closed as they are constructing the first international 20th Century Fox Theme Park. A world’s first- that should be a good enough reason for you to start planning that bus to Genting Highlands adventure, right?
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