Chin Swee Cave Temple, Genting Highlands

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The grounds of Chin Swee Cave Temple boast opulent Chinese architecture, many-tiered pagodas, colorful shrines, and imposing statues. Gaze up at the giant 15 m (49 ft) Buddha statue, traverse the "Ten Chambers of Hell" to discover painted dioramas depicticting gruesome punishments on the road to reincarnation, see the black-faced statue of the Buddhist monk Chin Swee, and enjoy panoramic views of the region. Although the temple was originally dedicated solely to Chin Swee, it now incorporates elements of Buddhism, Taoism, Shamanism, Confucianism, and various aspects of Chinese folklore. Stop by the temple's vegetarian restaurant to dine on traditional Chinese cuisine. To visit Chin Swee Cave Temple on your holiday in Genting Highlands, and find out what else Genting Highlands has to offer, use our Genting Highlands day trip planning site .
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  • Chinese Temple with stairway all the way to the top. Pagoda, Big Buddha statue, Kuan Yin statue with heaven design scenery can be seen at the top. Fog or cloud makes the scenery more realistic. The fa...  more »
  • Currently Genting Highland Theme Park is under construction so in Genting you will not get chance to go outdoor and take some click but if you wish you take some good outdoor click so don't forget to ...  more »
  • You can get here by using the cable car from the Genting resorts world. The location of the place is amazing which is strategically perch atop the mountain, going here you can appreciate the view. Tak...  more »
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  • I really love pray here.. The temple its self is so unique because it is inside a cave.. The weather is nice too.. You can take a free shuttle bus from First World Hotel to this temple. And go back to First Hotel too.. The shuttle ready every one hour..
  • Lovable place. Lot of beautiful yet unique historical stories, and deep meaning. It's not only about the temple, there are many surprises when you visit here
  • Best place for a Buddhist people tp be in. When enter to the temple, standing there any one can feel the peacefulness of the temple environment. The calmness will creat peace with in you. In the midst of the moving white clouds and gentle cool breeze will incteas the calm feeling.  Chin Swee Caves Temple is situated in the most scenic site of Genting Highlands which is located 4,600 feet above sea level. It can be reach by RW gondola ride and get down at chin swee station or about 5–10 minutes’ drive down from the peak of the mountain.
  • Very good place to visit 😊 weather is good a bit cold when we went. From the awana skyway lower ground station this chin swee station is a 2nd stop before you go to the top where hotels, casino and mall(shopping), food etc... is there 😊but also got premium outlet at the lower ground price is much cheaper 😁
  • this place is for chinese to pray to the god of chin swee.. quite a big place.. its a tourist destination
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