Staying with us at Mawar Apartment is always fun and relaxing. There is so much to see and do around Gohtong Jaya & Genting Highlands. In Gohtong Jaya, there is everything you need from varieties of restaurants to convenient stores. Visit the surrounding area with many family oriented attractions including Genting Strawberry Leisure Farm, Chin Swee Temple, Memorial Hall and many more.
Walking distance attractions/things to do:
- Genting Strawberry Leisure Farm
- Gohtong Sports Centre
- 3Express local products shopping
- Gohtong Jaya shop houses with plenty choices of restaurants
- Gohtong Bus Stand
Genting Strawberry Leisure Farm
This park is just located right opposite our vacation home. It’s the largest strawberry park in Malaysia. The Genting Strawberry Leisure Farm is the perfect destination for those who want to pass their time lightheartedly. You can come to the farm for the strawberry plucking experience; it really feels awesome when you go through the rows of strawberries with the freedom to pick up any strawberry you wish for RM8/100g. Besides strawberry park, there are also other attractions in this leisure park such as organic bean sprout farm, lavender farm, vegetable farm or mushroom farm. There’s also merchant stalls where you can buy different strawberry products ranging from keychain to fruit jam.
Opening hour: 9 am to 6 pm
Entrance fee: Free
3Express is a well adorned shopping arcade housed in a bus terminal complex adjacent to Gohtong Jaya town. It is only a walking distance from Hotel Seri Malaysia and provides visitors and tourists with rare and valuable finds. You can buy all your preferred local products here without moving around the entire Malaysia. Items that may be up to your liking range from dodol, sweetheart cakes (also called wife cakes), black sesame biscuits, melon seed biscuits to rice bean cakes, chicken biscuits, pineapple tarts, tambun biscuit and much more.
Opening hour: 10 am to 5 pm
Gohtong Highlands Garden (Mini Cameron Highland)
The Gohtong Highlands Garden, also known as Mini Cameron Highland is a village, an agricultural farm and a shopping district all rolled into one. Strawberry and vegetable farms grow fresh products that are made available to visitors and tourists. A village composed of traditional Malaysian houses showcases the culture, food and practices of the locals. Clothing, hand crafted items, local produce and other souvenirs span the whole shopping district.
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Chin Swee Temple
The Chin Swee Temple was initially built to pay homage to Buddhist figure Chin Swee. It took roughly 18 years of construction through manual labor. Now, Chin Swee Temple is home to various deities from different religions including Taoism, Confucianism and Shamanism among others. Visitors can also enjoy the Sky Terrace, the 9-storey pagoda, the Ten Chambers of Hell and other attractions inside the temple.
The Orchid Farm is one of the largest havens for people who are fond of orchids and flowers. Visitors and tourists can purchase potted flowers, seedlings and even customized gifts from the Orchid Farm at reasonable prices. Visitors can also enjoy breathtaking views and displays of all kinds of orchids at the farm. The Orchid Farm is open to the public everyday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Lim Goh Tong Memorial Hall
The Lim Goh Tong Memorial Hall commemorates Genting Highlands’ founder Dr. Lim Goh Tong. Visitors often visit the memorial hall to pay respects to Lim Goh Tong by offering flowers, burning incense and praying in front of a wooden statue of him. Snacks and drinks are also available for those who want to munch on something while taking a stroll. The memorial hall is open to public from 8am to 10pm daily, but the park is a closed affair.
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Awana Genting Golf Course
The Awana Genting Golf Course is part of the Awana Golf and Country Resort which houses the highly famed 18-hole golf course including a thriving pro shop where golfers and enthusiasts flock. Apart from the game, you can also take pleasure in some of the finest scenery as it is located almost 3000 feet above the sea level. The golf course is surrounded by blossoming rainforest and a cool gentle air constantly blows to freshen up your body and soul. A golf terrace café is also available which serves scrumptious dishes to satisfy everyone’s appetite.
The Mushroom Farm has been around for over a decade and has satisfied not only the curiosity of visitors and tourists in terms of mushroom farming but also their taste buds! The farm grows mushrooms and makes them available for visitors who wish to purchase them. The farm is also home to a famous seafood restaurant and a restaurant serving chicken dishes.
The Genting Skyway is the one of the fastest and longest gondola rides in Southeast Asia. It typically takes 15 to 20 minutes to take visitors from Gohtong Jaya to the peak of the resort. The ride offers some of breathtaking views of adjoining hills which is likely to leave a permanent impression on your mind. Visitors can also make a stop at Chin Swee Temple for sightseeing. Cable car tickets are priced at MYR5 for a one-way trip while Chin Swee Temple stops are priced at MYR3. The cable operates daily for 7:30 am to 11:00 pm.
Awana Equestrian Center
The Awana Equestrian Center is conveniently located minutes away from the Genting Skyway station. It is very accessible to visitors and tourists who are quite fond of riding horses. Whether you’re professional or just a horse-riding enthusiast, a good time is in store for you! The Awana Equestrian Center is open to the public and also offers riding lessons for kids and visitors who wish to learn.