Sri Packers Hotel (nearby Backpackers Acccommodation)
Circuit tours are available but only with advanced notice. However, walk-in visitors can visit the Mall Area and the Welcome Center. Visiting hours are from 9:00am - 6:00pm daily.
For detailed information about tours, contact:
Marketing Communications Department
Tel: 03.8778.2248, 03.8778.2243
Fax: 03.8783.1000, 03.8783.1020
There is also an Info Center at KL Sentral Railway Station in KL.
F1 Malaysian Grand Prix
The tickets are pricy but are still considered cheap compared to the ticket prices for races in Europe. The grand stand at the start-finish straight is already sold-out but there are still tickets available for all other seats ranging from RM700 to RM1800. The cheapest way to experience the race or the weekend (all tickets are valid from friday to sunday) is get a hillstand ticket (RM80), but make sure you bring an umbrella to protect yourself from the sun or the very likely tropical rain.
Link to the ticket center
Find pictures of the circuit below (courtesy: Sepang F1 Circuit):
KLIA - Kuala International Airport
The award-winning International Airport of Kuala Lumpur is located about 50km south of Kuala Lumpur.
Sri Packers Hotel
Backpacker hostel near Sepang F1 circuit and KLIA 1 & KLIA 2 airport (20min) in a shop house area
Bukit Gasing, Kuala Lumpur
Bukit Gasing is a hill and a green oasis surround by dense civilization right at the border between Petaling Jaya (PJ) and Kuala Lumpur (KL). It is popular by local residents for trekking on the weekends
Dutch Square (Red Square), Melaka
The Dutch Square, also called Red Squared because all the surrounding building painted red, next to the Melaka river is a good starting point for visiting the old part of the town.
Kampung Kling Mosque, Melaka
Masjik Kampung Keling is one of Melakas oldest mosques built in 1872. The architecture resembling a pagoda is influenced by Sumatran, Chinese, Hindu and local designs.