Genting Highlands, also known as Resort World Genting, is Malaysia’s own version of Las Vegas.It is located at the border of Pahang and Selangor, at an attitude of 1420m on Titiwangsa Mountains.
The weather at Genting Highlands is chilling, around 15-25 Celsius range. The temperature can even go low as 10 Celsius when it is raining. Most Malaysians even Singaporeans would travel to Genting highlands to experience the chill weather.
There are many attractions and activities within the city of entertainment:
Located within the First World Plaza, you will find shops selling clothes, jewelries, shoes and accessories.The SkyAvenue opened in 2016 is a one stop shopping paradise for branded clothes, shoes, mobiles, gadgets and has more varieties of food.
- Indoor Theme Park
Inside the First World Plaza, there is an indoor theme park which has landmarks based on popular places from the world – France, London, Venice, America, Switzerland and Malaysia.The snow world features a winter snowy area, allow visitors to experience and play on the snow. Genting Sky Venture, which is allow visitor to experience free fall skydiving. Besides, there are bowling, video arcades, cineplex and fun rides.
- Outdoor Theme Park
There used to be an outdoor theme park, but was closed down since 2013, and a whole new theme park – 20th Century Fox Theme Park is underway.
- Cable Car – Awana SkyWay
Visitors maybe choose to take cable car, from Awana station to the Resorts World Genting, took around 10 minutes. During the ride visitors can view the beauty of Chin Swee Temple and even the future Twentieth Century Fox World Malaysia theme park.
It is the only legal gambling places in Malaysia, with 3 casinos located within the resorts.