Genting Highlands Malaysia

A magnificent hilltop city is the perfect way to describe the Genting Highlands Malaysia. Only 50km’s from Kuala Lumpur, the Genting Highlands is a revered family destination that keeps kids and adults busy with many events and things to do. Offering a unique and quiet getaway from the often frantic pace of larger cities, a Genting Highland vacation can be the perfect way to spend quality time with your family.

Cool rejuvenating air affords a crisp, cool alternative to stuffy roads and byways while the flourishing tropical rainforest is blanketed in a continuous mist casting a mysterious aura over the area. With average temperatures between 16 and 23 degrees it's hard to believe Genting Malaysia is in a hot, equatorial country!

A Genting Highland vacation is most definitely for those who love a beautiful, natural backdrop complimented with the modern services of a larger city. Aside from the lush surroundings and refreshing cool air the Genting Highlands is also home to the only casino in Malaysia that has been used as the backdrop for many popular Asian and Hollywood films. Many locals head to the casino for Baccarat, Roulette, Tai Sai, Blackjack, slots and more.

The Genting Highlands have two theme parks that are the other exciting element to the area offering many rides and all kinds of other entertainment. With a double loop, corkscrew roller coaster and water park kids will go crazy over this thrilling amusement park. The X-Pedition Wall,Van Helsing ride, SnowWorld, Genting Malaysia Sky Venture and Ripleys are the signature highlights here during Malaysia holidays.

Hiking in the Genting Highlands Malaysia is another popular activity where you can explore the surrounding tropical rainforest. Jump on the jungle train and be whisked away to Taman Negara National Park where stunning views abound. The most extensive "canopy walkway" in the world is found here and many varieties of wildlife can be spotted while trekking through the forested area. Be sure to take good walking shoes and bug spray on this Genting Malaysia excursion!

With such close proximity to the capital many people make the drive to the Genting Highlands and stay a night or two with enough time to enjoy a few of the more popular circuits. With a history of 35 years behind it this Malaysia resorts continuously being developed with more attractions. Genting Highland hotels can be found in within three distinct hotels, two self- catering apartments and one major resort. Keep your eye out for great seasonal deals.

Malaysia golf is not far from the avid golfer taking a Genting Highland vacation. The Awana Golf and Country resort offers up a challenge with its par 71, 18-hole golf course. The Awana horse ranch offers those hoping for an equestrian experience a chance to take lessons or go for exciting rides through the mountains.

Many locals choose Genting Highlands Malaysia expressly for its exciting nightlife. Many dinner shows and discos showcase international entertainment that’s hard to find in other parts of the country. Enjoy terrific dining while enjoying Las Vegas-style shows with exotic dancers, charismatic magicians and famous singers from around the world. The Big Rock Disco Café offers tunes for party-goers into the wee hours.

For a well-rounded vacation visit the Genting Highlands and discover what this South East Asian hilltop resort has to offer. Your kids will be pleased and never bored. Adults have the pleasure of engaging in both exciting indoor and outdoor activities and the best part is that families can stick together and enjoy a wealth of family-style attractions.

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