Genting is a mountain peak located on the border of states of Pahang and Selangor, in Malaysia. It is home to the famous Genting Highlands Resort, which is also popular by the name of 'Resorts World Genting'. The place is also famous for its splendid night life. In fact, Genting is often referred to as the Las Vegas of Malaysia, as it has the only legal land-based casino in the whole country. It is a beautiful holiday destination, with lots of attractions to woo the tourists. Read on to explore the major ones.
Resorts World Genting has six hotels - Maxims Hotel, First World Hotel, Genting Hotel, Highlands Hotel, Resort Hotel and Theme Park Hotel. First World Hotel has been listed in Guinness book of World Records as the world's largest hotel (2006), with a total of 6,118 rooms.
The golf resort in Genting highlands is known by the name Awana Genting. It is the perfect place to tee off, after going through the rigors of a hectic schedule.
In Genting, people can have a taste of cuisines from all around the globe. The place offers Asian, Thai, Chinese, Western, Cantonese and several other kinds of dish, through its myriad eating joints.
Genting is called the 'City of Entertainment' as well as the 'Las Vegas of Malaysia'. It has All Sports Bar, Patio Bar & Lounges.
Getting boasts of has three theme parks, known as Genting Outdoor Theme Park, First World Indoor Theme Park and Water Park.
Genting Skyway owes the worlds fastest and South East Asia's longest cable car system. It is situated at the Kuala Kubu Bharu, Selangor side of Genting.