If you ever say Genting Highlands, Malaysians (and other Asians) will usually think of gambling, casinos and pretty girls. Although it is most known for their top notch casinos and fun casino games, Genting Highlands is so much more. Not only is it located on top of a mountain, it also has major entertainment spots that will definitely make its visitors go wild! With theme parks, night clubs, fancy hotels & restaurants and even cable cars, you’ll soon find out that there are a lot of amazing things to do in Genting Highlands, Malaysia this 2019.
What To Do in Genting Highlands, Malaysia this 2019:
Win Big at Casino Games
Resorts World Genting or Genting Highlands houses Malaysia’s only land-based Casino, and it’s this attraction that made the resort famous in the first place. It’s with good reason too–after all, it wasn’t called the City of Entertainment for nothing. Their casinos are premiere and high quality, with a wide variety of games that would surely entice any visitor–may it be Malaysian or not–to try their luck at gambling! They have many casinos and game rooms, so you can pick your choice of where you want to win big prizes.
Casino de Genting
Casino de Genting or Genting Casino is one of the most popular activity attractions in the resort, and with good reason. Visitors who do dare to gamble and bet usually win massive pay-outs and jackpot prizes. It has up to 400 types of electronic table games, 3,000 slot machines and 30 tables worth of table games where you can play Blackjack, Roulette and more. The casino is divided into many sections. These include the exclusive, international and VIP rooms for the more elite players. Oh, did we mention that they’re also open 24 hours a day? They also serve dinner all around the clock.
Spanning two floors and housing eight dining venues, a wide LED Screen on its ceilings and various table games and slot machines, SkyCasino is officially Genting Highland’s largest casino. If you’re interested in trying out your luck here, you can locate the casino within SkyAvenue Shopping Mall. It’s open 24 hours a day which makes it a popular go-to spot among adult visitors.
Genting Club is another gambling center you can go to in Genting Highlands if you want to play and win big prizes. It has big payouts during the holiday season, and it has a wide range of table games, slot machines and more! Enjoy a game of Blackjack, spin the Russian Roulette and play French Boule Tai Sai. It’s also located in the same space as dining venues, which serves over 400 types of high class drinks like wine & champagne. They also have authentic cigarettes and gourmet food.
If you like playing casino but aren’t always at Genting Highlands, then you should definitely try playing casino games at trusted online casinos in Malaysia, such as EMPIRE777. Like Genting’s casinos, they also give big payouts and jackpot prizes, all in the comfort of your own home. Play on desktop or on mobile. These online casino games pay real money! You can even get amazing bonuses like their 100% Welcome Bonus or Free Credit bonus.
Dance with Friends at Nightclub Cloud 9
Done having fun around Genting Highlands? Won big prizes and had fun at their many casinos? Then Cloud 9 is the perfect place for you. It’s a night club located in the Lower Lobby Level at Genting Grand where you and your friends can dance the night away. Let your body move to the beat of Cloud 9’s amazing house music. Drink your favorite beverage (be it beer or wine)
Golf Away at the Genting Highlands Golf & Country Resort
You can also do sports in Genting Highlands. For example: golf! Genting Highlands Golf and Country Resort is an 18-hole course at the foot of the Banjaran Titiwangsa Mountain range. It’s one of the biggest premium resorts in the country. The Golf & Country Resort features many good golf courses, designed by world-renown golf-course architects. If you plan on playing, keep in mind their dress codes (golf shoes, collared t-shirt, long or short pants/skirts for ladies, no jeans) Asides from the golf course, you can also enjoy eating your heart out at their many dining spots.
Sight-seeing at Genting Skyway Cable Car & Awana SkyWay
If you’re not afraid of heights and want to see an overseeing view of the whole hill station, then you can always ride the Genting Skyway Cable Car or the Awana SkyWay. These are cable car services that people can ride if they want to go to Genting Highlands, or if they simply want to see the whole of Genting Highlands at their feet. Good thing that Genting Skyway Cable car is less crowded when Awana SkyWay gets swarmed by tourists. It’s also open at night, meaning that there’s not much of a strict time limit to think of if you intend on riding with friends and/or family.
Have Fun at their Indoor & Outdoor Theme Parks
Genting Highlands brags of having both an indoor and an outdoor theme park! One of the greatest attractions is their Indoor Theme Park Skytropolis (also a Video Games Park) which houses some of the main go-to attraction sights in the area. They have museums, climbing walls, and even indoor sky diving! Because it’s also a Video Games Park, it has video game arcades which makes it a fun place for families with kids.
Their Outdoor Theme Park, on the other hand, is one of the resorts’ many treasures. It houses amazing water slides and countless theme park rides enjoyable by all ages. There are roller coasters for adults and rides more suitable for kids. We recommend you try the Space Shot and the Flying Coaster if you’re feeling a bit adventurous.
Chill Out at SnowWorld
Yes, Malaysia is a tropical country located in Southeast Asia, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t experience snow. In Genting Highlands, visitors can get to feel the cool winter breeze and the white icy snow-filled land of wonders through SnowWorld. There’s even a snow slide, called Cresta Run. Families can build snowmen, throw snowballs at each other and just have a fun time playing with snow far away from the Malaysian heat.
Catch a Glimpse of Nature
If you’re looking for a more nature-filled fun experience at Genting Highlands, you can always go to their many nature-attractions. Because it’s located on top of a mountain, you can go ride a horse at Awana Horse Ranch, pick berries at the Genting Strawberry Leisure Farm, visit elephants at Kuala Gandah Elephant Conservation Center and even hike to the Sungai Sendat waterfalls.
Eat Your Heart out at Various Restaurants!
Genting Highlands has many go-to food spots that its visitors should try. They serve food of all kinds, from Chinese cuisine, Japanese and even Spanish! And if you can’t decide which type of food to eat, they always have a buffet that you can eat in for breakfast, lunch or dinner! If you want a more in-depth read, here’s a list of top food spots in Genting Highlands.