Genting Highlands just 54 kilometres north of Kuala Lumpur is a fairly recent hill development. Its concept is very different from the other hill resorts. Perched at 2,000 metres above sea level along the Pahang-Selangor border on the Ulu Kali mountain range, Genting Highlands offers an exciting range of activities that are fun, fast-paced and entertaining. Termed as the City of Entertainment , the resort is popular with day trippers and visitors seeking to indulge their senses in a realm of fantasy around the clock.
At the peak lies Genting Theme Park and Casino de Genting while lower down at around 1,000 metres above sea level is the Awana Golf Course, cable car terminal, a horse ranch and an eco park which offer a variety of pursuits for the visitors. Evenings bring out the best in entertainment at Genting Highlands Resort with high energy performances and international shows.There are video arcades, one-armed bandits, 3D cinemas, cineplexes, karaoke lounges, discotheques and other entertainment centres.