One of its own kind hilly resorts Genting Highland is located in the mountains Titiwangsa. A privately owned area of around 15,000 acres Genting highland started taking shape in the middle of 1965, managed and owned by Genting Group this place is like a heaven for tourists, gaming enthusiasts, sports lovers, casino players, adventurers and fun seekers. Its’ the place of world famous First World Hotel and Gondola lift of Genting Skyway that happens to be the second longest in Asia and fastest gondola lift in the world that covers the distance of approximately 3.5 KMs.
Situated in the borderline of Selangor and Pahang state of Malaysia, Genting Highland initially acquired 99 years lease for 12,000 acres of land from Pahang state and 2,800 acres land from the Selangor state of Malaysia in 1965. No one could have imagined in its initial days about the success and fame of Genting Highland it enjoys now a day and attracts large flow of tourists everyday from various parts of the world.
- Genting Skyway or Gondola Lift – With the top speed of 21 km per hour Genting skyway is indeed world’s fastest cable car that mesmerizes visitors
with its’ speed and beautiful surrounding views. Its journey begins from Gohtong Jaya station and ends at the highest point of its journey Highland Hotel; you cannot
afford to miss this ride.
- Casino de Genting – This round the clock casino is a major attraction for the casino lovers; this is a place to enjoy gambling in completely different environment.
- Outdoor Theme Park – This is among the best theme parks in Malaysia that offers mind-blowing entertainment and thrilling adventure for entire family. You can enjoy amazing rides, flying coaster, cyclone, rolling thunder mine train, turbo drop and other things in this place.
Other major attractions of Genting Highland includes, Indoor theme park, strawberry farm, snow world, first world hotel, chin swee caves temple, arena of stars and many more.
Travel by bus to and fro Genting Highlands
Genting Highland is well connected by road from Singapore and Kuala Lumpur. Major bus operators from Singapore to Genting highland includes, WTS travel, Konsortium
express, Transtar Express, Five Star Tours, Sri Maju Group, Starmart Express and City Exchange respectively. The ticket pricing are quite reasonable and varies according to the services offered, you can easily avail the tickets from Easybook.com. Pick up points also varies according to the bus services however; main pickup points in Singapore are Golden Mile Complex, Sun Plaza, Boon Lay and Queen Street. One can take bus from Singapore to Genting Highlands, bus from Penang to Genting Highlands, bus from Melaka to Genting Highlands, bus from Johor to Genting Highlands and bus from Ipoh to Genting Highlands with Easybook.com.