Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Genting Highlands Cheap Rooms
Yes, 4 days left to grab a room at First World Hotel, Genting Highlands, for just RM48 per night! Available period: September and October 2012.
One night's stay in a Standard Room at First World Hotel (room only)
17 May till 15 June 2012
12 - 13, 19 - 20, 25 - 27 September 2012
3 - 4, 8 - 11, 16 - 18, 30 - 31 October 2012
Hurry! Don't miss out on this great deal!
Genting Highlands, dubbed City of Entertainment, is a great place for a holiday or a weekend. Just an hour's drive from Kuala Lumpur, it is a popular quick getaway for city folk. Genting Highlands is also popular with Singaporeans.
There are many things to see and do up at Genting Highlands - for both adults and children alike.
For starters, at an elevation about 1,860 m, it is a great escape from the sweltering heat of the city. Genting Highlands enjoys a spring-like climate, with temperatures no higher than 25°C and rarely falling below 14°C yearly. The temperature in Genting Highlands ranges from 16°C to 24°C all year round. However, it is advisable to have along warm clothing especially for young children and the elderly as it can be cold at night.
Genting Highlands, otherwise known as Resorts World Genting, has five hotels. They are Maxims (renamed from Genting Hotel), Highlands Hotel, Resort Hotel, Theme Park Hotel, and First World Hotel. The First World Hotel holds the Guinness World of Records as the largest hotel in the world since 2006, with a total of 6,118 rooms.
Visitors to Gentings will be spoilt for choice where food is concerned as a wide variety of food is available - local, Asian, western, as well as fastfood.
Gentings is a place that never sleeps as it is teeming with activities including a safari, bars and lounges, karaoke joints, concerts, not forgetting the casino.
The resort has three theme parks - Genting Outdoor Theme Park, First World Indoor Theme Park and Water Park. There are over 20 signature attractions including Flying Coaster, Genting Sky Venture, Haunted House, Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum, SnowWorld, and Space Shot.
The resort has five performance venues: Arena of Stars, Genting International Showroom, Genting International Convention Centre, and First World Plaza, where they have been venues for many international acts (including Kitaro, Andy Lau, Aaron Kwok, George Benson, Air Supply, Black Eyed Peas to name a few) and award ceremonies.
Genting Highlands serves as the finish point of a stage in the Tour de Langkawi cycling race. It is one of the longest (30 km) climbs featured in a cycling event.
Other places of attraction around Genting Highlands include Awana Genting Highlands Golf & Country Resort, Chin Swee Caves Temple, Genting Strawberry Farm, Highlands Mushroom Farm, Highlands Vegetable Farm, and Highlands Daylily Farm.