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Genting Highlands

Genting Highlands, just 54 kilometers north of Kuala Lumpur is a fairly recent hill development. Its concept is very different from the other hill resorts. Perched on 2,000 meters above sea level along the Pahang - Selangor border, Genting Highlands offers an exciting range of activities that are fun, fast - paced and entertaining. Themed as a City of Entertainment, the resort is popular with day trippers and visitors seeking to indulge in a realm of fantasy around the clock.

Genting Highlands was founded in 1965. Over the years, a wide range of entertainment,leisure recreational and sporting facilities as well as hotels, condominiums, apartments and camping facilities, were added. The resort comprises attractions at different elevations. At the peak lies the Genting Theme Park and Casino de Genting, while lower down at around 1,000 meters above sea level is the Awana Golf Course, a cable car terminal, a horse ranch and an eco-park.

Games & Activities at Genting Highlands

   Here is the list of games and activities that you can enjoy at Genting Highlands ! 

Eco-Sports

Eco-Sports On the lower level of mountain range, at approximately 1000 meters above the sea level, the Awana Eco Park is the perfect adventure playground for nature buffs.

After Dark

After Dark Evening bring out the best in entertainment at Genting Highlands Resort with high energy performances and international shows.

An Entertainment City In The Clouds

An Entertainment City In The Clouds Perched on 2000 meters above sea level along the Pahang-Selangor border, Genting Highlands offers an exiting range of activities that are fun, fast-paced and entertaining.

Outdoor Theme Park

Here is the list of games and activities that you can enjoy at Genting Highlands !

Indoor Theme Park

Here is the list of games and activities that you can enjoy at Genting Highlands !

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Getting there

By Road:

Genting Highlands is accessible by road and about 48 km. from Kuala Lumpur City. Take the KL – Karak Highway until the tunnel then turn left toward Goh Tong Jaya. From there you may take the Cable Car for another 12 minutes to the hilltop. If you wish to drive to the top just a few kilometers before, the road is getting steep and thus your car must be in good condition. From Kuantan take the East Coast Highway toward Kuala Lumpur until Genting Sempah. Take a break for a sip of coffee/ tea and from there proceed to Goh Tong Jaya then to the summit.

 

Those who come from the northern states, take the North-South Highway toward Kuala Lumpur and exit at Tanjong Malim. From there proceed to Batang Kali then to Goh Tong Jaya and finally to Genting Highlands the ‘City of Entertainment’.

A regular bus services depart Kuala Lumpur – Genting Highlands from Pudu Raya, Putra and Pekeliling Bus Terminals

An executive taxi from the centre of Kuala Lumpur to Genting costs RM150-RM200 whilst a regular taxi from the centre of KL to Genting costs around RM60-RM70.

Useful Information

Contact Info:

Bentong District Office
+ Tel: 609-222 1963


Bentong Town Council
+ Tel: 609-222 1148


Forestry Department
+ Tel: 609-222 1039


Police Station
+ Tel: 603-6101 2222


Genting Highlands Transport
+ Tel: 603-6101 2696


Awana Golf Club
+ Tel: 603-6101 3015

Amenities

Amenities:

Public toilet

Surau

Fitness Room

Tennis Court

Things to do

Casino De Genting (for non muslim only)

Indoor Theme Park

Outdoor Theme Park

Cable Car

Snow World

Accommodation

Accommodation Listing

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