The most popular mountain resorts of Southeast Asia, Genting is a mountain peak situated in the Titiwangsa Mountains, on the border between the states of Pahang and Selangor (Malaysia). Located at an altitude of 1800 meters, it offers cool temperatures ranging from 5 to 10C. Comprising of adventure, shopping, rides, mountains and a variety of casinos, Genting is juts the right place to visit. A self-compliant destination, it is sure to amuse people of all categories, including bachelors, family, women and kids. Read on to know the major attractions of Genting, a picturesque mountain destination.
Genting Skyway is the world's fastest and Southeast Asia's longest cable car. Located in the Selangor side of Genting, the lower station of the skyway is situated near Gohtong Gaya, while the upper station is situated at Highlands Hotel of Genting Highlands Resort.
Genting Theme Park
With over 40 rides, Genting Them Park is divided into two areas - one for indoor rides and one for outdoor rides. Highlights of the park are the roller coaster, tube drop, flight simulator and splash pool. The fast paced destination includes amusement games, interactive rides, superb shows and restaurants.
First World Plaza
Located below First World Hotel, this shopping center includes shops, restaurants, indoor theme park, Cineplex, Watersplash pool, Starworld casino, bowling center and so on. The timesquare holds entertainment performances, such as dances, acrobatic shows and magical shows.
First World Hotel
World's third largest hotel by rooms, First World Hotel has two towers, each with 28 floors and totaling to 6,118 rooms. The hotel has 11 official restaurants. The main entrance of the hotel is a lush and grand tropical rainforest, with a spacious Spanish courtyard in its lobby.
Genting Highlands Resort
Known as the 'City of Entertainment', Genting Highlands Resort houses the only legal casino in Malaysia. It is the most favored five star hotel in Genting and serves as the perfect place to retreat to. With over 838 rooms and suites, this hotel is truly a pleasure to reside in.
Casino de Genting
Open 24 hours a day, Casino de Genting offers 3,000 gaming machines and 500 table games, spread over an area of 200,000 square foot. The entire property has 29 restaurants and 6 hotels, with a total 8,653 rooms. It has also been adjudged as the world's leading casino resort.
Awana Genting Highlands Golf & Country Resort
Known for its abundant green surroundings and crisp, cool air, Awana Resort offers a refreshing getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city. It has an 18-hole award-winning golf course, which would surely be an exhilarating experience for all visitors.