A guide to taking a thrilling cable car ride on the Awana SkyWay


Why drive up to Resorts World Genting if you can enjoy a thrilling ride and the scenic view of the 130-million year old forest?  Awana SkyWay is the state-of-the-art cable car system with a speed of six metres per second, covering 2.8km in just 10 minutes.


For an extraordinary ride, take the glass floor gondola! Out of the 99 cable cars, 10 have glass floors. This will allow for a great photo opportunity and a bird’s eye view of the rolling clouds. To board the cable car, park at the Genting Highland Premium Outlets and cross the connecting bridge and head to Level 4 of the Awana SkyCentral.


A plus point to riding the Awana SkyWay is the free stop at the Chin Swee station, a stunning temple with a Giant Buddha statue and a pagoda besides being a great place to enjoy the mountain air.


The tickets may be purchased at the Awana SkyCentral or at the peak, at Level 4 of SkyAvenue. Purchasing of tickets is absolutely hassle free and may be bought at one of the self servicing ticket kiosks.


All you need to do to buy the tickets is to prepare your cash and Genting Rewards card if you have one and follow these steps:

  • 1.Select preferred language
  • 2.Select ticket type & quantity. Press ‘Next’ to continue
  • 3.Insert your Genting Rewards card if you have one
  • 4.Retrieve Genting Rewards card upon validation
  • 5.Insert cash in the correct slot
  • 6.Collect your change and tickets.

Voila! You’re done!



Prices for the tickets are as follows:

  • RM7 one-way for standard gondola (5GP for Genting Rewards members)
  • RM24 one-way for express standard gondola
  • RM33 one-way for glass floor gondola (24GP for Genting Rewards members)
  • RM285 for a standard chartered gondola (470GP for glass floor gondola)


If you are unsure how to operate the machines, don’t worry! Tickets may also be bought at the SkyWay ticketing counters from one of the friendly attendants.


Now just head to your respective lanes and get ready to board!


Do note that rides are free for children 90cm and below. Extra luggage larger than a cabin size baggage is also chargeable at RM19 per bag.




1. Save 25% on the Awana SkyWay when you shop at Genting Highlands Premium Outlets

Visit here for more info: https://www.rwgenting.com/getting-here/awana-skyway/Standard-Gondola/


2.Save 40% on Glass Floor Gondola with RM200 spend at Genting Highlands Premium Outlets

Take the best seats on the Awana SkyWay with only RM20 (one-way)/ RM40(return) per pax.

Promotion ends 31.12.2018.

Visit here for more info: https://www.rwgenting.com/getting-here/awana-skyway/Glass-Gondola/


3. Free 3 Hours Parking when you travel with Awana SkyWay on weekdays

Valid for parking at Awana Car Park, Awana Hotel Car Park & Resort Car Park only.



For more information, call +603 2718 1118 or visit www.rwgenting.com

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