I-City, City Of Digital Lights
I-City, also known as the City of Digital Lights as it is the first ever tourism destination with lots and lots of LED displays.
There is a Snowwalk, the place is icy cold. There are a large variety of deco structure such as snowman, miniature castles, igloo structures and more. Of course, all of the deco structures are constructed with LED lights. There is an amusement park filled with arcade games and kiddy rides near to the snow walk and is accessible with a short bridge.
Waterworld i-City is the enhancement to the ever-popular i-City which is fast becoming one of Shah Alam’s and Selangor’s top tourist attractions. It is a water theme park with a vortex ride called the Ultimate Tornado, the first spiral slide of its kind in South East Asia.
Trick Art Museum, an addition to i-City’s range of family entertainment activities. Here your eyes play tricks on your mind as two dimensional paintings have been skilfully rendered by artists to make them appear as three dimensional.
The illusionism paintings have been divided into 5 themes:
- Marine Life
- Animal Kingdom
- Modern Classics
Red Carpet Wax Museum is the latest addition to i-City’s growing list of tourist attractions. It is described as the ‘first all-star interactive wax museum‘ in Malaysia.
The exhibits are arranged in various themed zones comprising world leaders, historical, political and business icons, Asian and Western movie stars, martial artists, pop stars, sports stars and others. Some are more realistic than others.
If you have been to a Madame Tussauds museum, please do not expect the range and quality of the exhibits at Red Carpet as high as at Madame Tussauds.
Here are some of the famous celebrities you can find on display here:
Presidents Obama and Putin, The Queen, William and Kate, Mother Teresa, Pope John Paul, Tunku Abdul Rahman, Napoleon, Kofi Annan, Mao Zedong, Yasser Arafat, Bill Gates, Einstein, Jackie Chan, Jet Li, Bruce Lee, Michelle Yeoh, John Travolta, Audrey Hepburn, Tiger Woods, Messi, the Beckhams and many more.
There are other attractions at i-City. These include a reptile house, Laser Warzone (a laser tag game), amusement arcade/indoor funfair games, souvenir shops, food stalls, shops, a full size cinema screen (showing some Van Diesel film during our visit) and a range of restaurants.