Genting Highlands Resort is really a well-known premier holiday place to go for its’ awesome and refreshing getaway from Malaysia’s warm tropical weather. Founded in 1965 through the late Tan Sri Lim Goh Tong, it’s now referred to as Malaysia’s Premier Resort and referred to as the “Town of Entertainment”.
Genting Highlands at 2,000 metres above ocean level with awesome temperature of 18 to 25 degree celsius, provides a location inside the surrounding great thing about the rainforest. Additionally, it provides several entertainment facilities varying from indoor gaming and amusement parks to outside amusement parks. Mid way to the top level of Genting Highlands, that is around 1,000 meters above ocean level lies the Awana Course, Awana Horse Ranch, Awana Eco Park and Goh Tong Jaya township.
Genting Skyway Cable Vehicle system referred to as “World’s Fastest Mono Cable Vehicle System” and also the “Longest Cable Vehicle in Malaysia and Southeast Asia” connects the mid way attractions of Awana and Goh Tong Jaya township to the top level of Genting Highlands.
You will find five hotels in the Genting Highlands hill tops (Genting Hotel, Highlands Hotel, Resort Hotel, Amusement Park Hotel, First World Hotel) and 2 apartment blocks (Ria and Kayangan Apartments) and Awana Genting Highlands Golf and Country Resort in the mid-hill.
Attractions and things you can do
Casino de Genting – offers gaming like blackjack, baccarat, roulette etc
Vision City Games Park – an inside family attraction featuring small rides, interactive games, arcade machines and racing simulators, photo sticker machines
Genting Amusement Park – outside amusement park that provides greater than 30 rides from signature attraction and kids rides to family rides and thrill rides
Whole world of Stars, Genting Worldwide Convention Center and Pavilion Hall – performances and shows from worldwide artistes mostly from Hong Kong, China and Taiwan
First World Plaza shopping mall – family-friendly pursuits like shopping, cineplex, indoor sports venues, small amusement park for outdoor recreation like mountain climbing with an artificial wall, having fun with snow in Snow World, snooker, pool and bowling
Nightlife entertainment – from sports bars, karaoke lounges and night clubs like Safari disco, Cloud 9 with R&B music, Sportsbook for live sports & beer, Be Considered A Star is karaoke lounge, the Patio with live jazz music.