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Sepang International Circuit, Selangor – F1 Racing & the Surroundings

Sepang International Circuit, Selangor (Jalan Pekeliling, 64000, Selangor, Malaysia) is a motorsport race track in Sepang, Selangor. The race track is known for its sweeping corners and wide straights. It is not only home to the Formula One Malaysian Grand Prix, but also many other major motorsport events. Some of these events include the Superbike World Championship and Motorcycle Grand Prix.

Sepang International Circuit, Selangor

Other than the motor racing events, guided visits to the track are available. The tours will bring you to places that are not entirely accessible to the public. These areas include the National Automobile Museum, the Grandstand, the Race Control Room and the Time Keeping Room. One of the features of the tour involves getting a picture taken at the Podium where star racers have celebrated their victories.

Sepang International Circuit, Selangor

Sepang International Circuit, Selangor

The circuit also doubles up as a go-karting track that is 1.25km long and 10m wide. With 11 challenging bands and the road tarmac used is identical to that of the main track, it offers the best racing experience to visitors. Within the vicinity, you can also battle it out in an open air battleground with paintball. There are two different courses to take part in, including capturing the flag, or eliminating the opponents.

Sepang paintball

Sepang paintball

Avani Sepang Goldcoast Resort

The Avani Sepang Goldcoast Resort (No. 67, Jalan Pantai Bagan Lalang, Kg Bagan Lalang 43950 Sungai Pelek, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia) is just 30 minutes drive from the Sepang International Circuit. The resort features bungalows and villas that are above the water. From a bird’s eye view, the accommodation is shaped like a palm tree. The resort is modern and new with numerous facilities. They also offer many free activities such as yoga, power walk, bicycle tours, beach soccer, volleyball and live Zumba party.

Avani Sepang Goldcoast Resort

Avani Sepang Goldcoast Resort

Love Sepang International Circuit, Selangor? We found four other attractions that are perfect for the whole family. Take a look at the i-City, the Sunway Lagoon, the Farm in The City and the SkyTrex Adventure to find more about each place!

Photos credit: Sepang International Circuit, Avani Sepang Goldcoast Resort