Only 45 minutes away from Kuala Lumpur, Genting Highlands is a popular tourist spot in Malaysia. One of the main reasons people love coming here is the fresh mountain cold air! Another reason is to enjoy their many attractions like casino and theme parks. If you’re in Genting and don’t know what to do, this article is for you! Check out the list on the top 10 things to do in Genting Highlands The Kind Helper team has narrowed down!
Things To Do In Genting Highlands
1. Indoor Theme Park, Genting Skytropolis
Now, who doesn’t love going on adventure rides? If you’re up for an adventure, try out the indoor theme park at Genting Skytropolis. The park has more than 20 fun-filled rides for all ages which includes family rides, adventure rides as well as thrill rides for those who love going on fast thrilling rides! You can either purchase a 1-Day Unlimited Ride Pass or a Pay-Per-Ride Ticket which permits a one-time experience on one chosen ride.
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2. Genting Skyworlds Outdoor Theme Park
Up for some adrenaline rush? Love roller coasters? If you’ve not been to Genting Skyworlds Outdoor Theme Park, it’s about time you try it out! It has over 26 different thrilling and adventure rides cater to all age groups. Besides the rides, Genting Skyworlds Theme Park is also popular for its architecture and attractive designs, perfect for that instaworthy shot!
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3. Ride The Cable Car
One of the things to do in Genting Highlands that you surely can’t miss is to ride the cable car. Simply stop at Gohtong Jaya and hop onto a cable car from the Awana Skyway station! It will take you straight to SkyAvenue which is the brand new lifestyle mall in Genting. From the gondola, you can enjoy stunning views of the massive rainforest right below! There are two types of gondolas that you can choose from – the standard gondola and the glass floor gondola.
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4. Shop Till You Drop At Genting Highlands Premium Outlets
Going on a shopping spree is also one of the things to do in Genting Highlands if you love shopping! At Genting Highlands Premium Outlets or GPO, there are various well-known global brands such as Michael Kors, Kate Spade, Burberry, Calvin Klein and more. The best part is they have massive discounts up to 70% off! Yes, you heard that right! It’s located next to the Awana Skyway Cable Car Station, so getting there won’t be a problem. If you don’t know what to do in Genting Highlands, this is one of the places you should definitely check out!
5. Experience Glamping
Have you always wanted to try glamping and stargazing? Okay, if you didn’t know glamping is also known as glamorous camping! At Glamz At Genting, you can experience glamping under the stars in the cool night sky. Here, you can also enjoy the sunrise as well as sunset! There are multiple glamping domes you can choose from, perfect for a romantic night with your loved one or even for a family trip.
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6. Try Your Luck At The Casino
SkyCasino is the largest casino in Genting Highlands consisting of 2 levels and is opened daily for 24 hours. They have table games such as Blackjack, Roulette, Baccarat as well as slot machines. If you’re feeling lucky, why not try your luck here at SkyCasino!
7. Try Out Glow In The Dark Bowling
Here at Resort World Genting, you can experience a whole new level of bowling! Try out the Glow In The Dark bowling if you’re looking for more things to do in Genting Highlands. With music and neon lights at the venue, you’re sure to have loads of fun with your family and friends!
8. Drink Your Favourite Starbucks Coffee In The Cold
One thing Malaysians never miss when they’re up in Genting is to have a cup of their favourite coffee, particularly at Starbucks Coffee. There are a few Starbucks Coffee in Genting, however there’s one you’d love to hang out at – Starbucks at Chin Swee Temple. This Starbucks has amazing views of the temple that you can check out through the huge glass windows! Be sure to make a stop here while you’re in Genting Highlands.
9. Have Some Fun At The Arcades and The Void
Relive your childhood by having some fun at the arcades! Located at Resorts World Genting, Vision City Video Games Park is a retro-style arcade at Genting Highlands where you can have some awesome time with your friends and family.
Other than the arcades, you can also experience the biggest Virtual Reality (VR) center at The Void located at level 1, First World Plaza. Whether you’re new to VR or not, this would be an exciting experience for you! Star Wars fans, where ya at? Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire is currently available and you can finally experience the Star Wars universe come to life!
10. Explore Ripley’s Believe It Or Not Adventureland
Do you remember watching Ripley’s Believe It Or Not! on TV when you were younger? Now, that it’s here in Genting Highlands, you can experience this in person! There are 5 different attractions – Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium, Jurassic Research Center, Zombie Outbreak, Infinity Room, 4D Trick Art Museum. If it’s a rainy day and you’re not sure what to do in Genting Highlands, consider exploring this place with your loved ones!
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