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Dubbed the 'City of Entertainment', this mountain resort offers a casino, indoor and outdoor theme parks and a golf course. Located an hour from Kuala Lumpur, visitors can drive up to the resort or stop at the Genting Skyway Station and take a cable car up to the summit.
The resort, Genting Highlands Resort, also features many hotels owned by Genting subsidiaries including Genting Hotel, Highlands Hotel, Resort Hotel, Theme Park Hotel and Awana Genting.
Other facilities in this resort include theme parks, a Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum, a wind-turbine sky diving simulator and shopping malls.
Genting Highlands enjoys a cooler climate, due to the high altitute - 1700m above sea level, with temperatures no higher than 25°C and rarely falling below 14°C yearly, a change to the hot and humid weather of Malaysia.
There are lots of express buses leaving from Kuala Lumpur to Genting Highlands' Skyway Lower Station daily. One can pick up these express buses from many locations : Kuala Lumpur Puduraya Bus Station, Kuala Lumpur Sentral Station, Putra LRT Station.
GLITZ is a brand new show event held at the Pavilion Hall, offering an hour-long extravaganza involving internationally acclaimed performers in an East-meets-West concept from 1 November 2010 to 11 September 2011. These includes magicians, illusionist, and escape artist.
The outdoor theme park is current under construction until 3 years later. So enjoy your trip with a bit of gambling would be a better choice for a visit there.