Travellers Guide to Sepang, Malaysia – The Finest Attractions in Southern Malaysia’s Iconic District

Sepang is famous throughout the world, mostly because it features one of the most significant automotive arenas in Asia, and maybe even the world. There’s, however, more than meets the eye in Sepang.

Downtown KLIA Seafood

If you wish to experience some of the most indulgent food that Sepang has to offer, then look no further than this place. It’s a Chinese/Muslim culinary realm that features more than 200 eateries within it.

Sungai Pelek

This small town in the Sepang district is a beautiful excursion where you can experience the more peaceful and humble side of the district, where her natural splendour shines above all else. There are many mangrove forests, dragonfruit farms, and interesting eateries.

National Automobile Museum

Situated within the Sepang International Circuit itself, this incredible museum features a range of some of the most awe-inspiring vehicles out of history, such as the 1923 Ford Speedster.

Sepang International Circuit

Almost any Sepang hotel would recommend a visit to the legendary Sepang International Circuit. There’s much to be experienced here, ranging from major automotive events to taking part in go-kart contests. If you’re vacationing at a nearby resort such as AVANI Sepang Goldcoast Resort, this is an essential experience.

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Getting around During Malaysian Grand Prix – Travelling Modes

The Sepang F1 Circuit is the biggest attraction in all of the country and during every major event, throngs of people flock into the country from around the world.

Taxi to Sepang

One of the most convenient modes of travel is using the taxi. Taxis will take you precisely where you want to go and the best part is you can go as and when you please. Taxis are also readily available in Kuala Lumpur and although it is known to be expensive, if you are travelling in a group you can always split the fair. Although most taxis come with a meter, you do have the option of negotiating the price with the driver especially if you are looking for a round trip.

From the KLIA Ekspres to Sepang

If you have travelled to Kuala Lumpur from any other part of the world, you will need to get to Sepang from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA). The best part is there are options you can choose from the airport, one of which is the KLIA Ekspres. The KLIA Ekspres in an express train that runs between the main train station in Kuala Lumpur and the KLIA.

KL Monorail & LRT

The city of Kuala Lumpur has a fantastic Light Rail Transit (LRT) that is well developed making it easy for visitors to access all parts of the city no matter where one is based. After all, since there are so many things to do in Sepang choosing a system like the LRT may help you cover the many attractions found here. Moreover, you also have the freedom to pick an accommodation of your choice. Even if you are staying at the AVANI Sepang Goldcoast Resort accessing the LRT is not a cumbersome affair.

Bussing to Sepang

One other option definitely worth considering is taking the bus to Sepang. In Malaysia using the bus is definitely a convenient and reasonable mode of travel. The main state transport operator is called RapidKL and this offers quite a regular bus services especially on the Grand Prix weekend. Travelling by and between KL Sentral and KLCC is around 75 minutes.

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Things You Should Know Before Visiting Malaysia – Intriguing Facts about the Nation

Malaysia, in a fairly short time has become one of the most popular nations in the world for travel. Her culture is truly unique, so there are many fascinating things to discover regarding Malaysia.

Food is Diverse and Cheap

In Malaysia, you can discover cultures from all corners of the globe. Even Malaysian cuisine is the amalgamation of many kinds of cuisine that came before it, from nations such as India, China, Philippines, and Singapore. Nasi Lemak, which is considered as the national dish, is definitely something worth trying.

The Wildlife is Incredible

Despite the many environmental issues the country is facing and the loss of more than 90% of its natural forest, there’s some amazing wildlife to discover in Malaysia. You will find many national parks and nature reserves to visit.

There are no Tuk Tuks

This is quite a surprising one since many would expect them to be rampant in Malaysia due to their prevalence in Thailand, but there are none to be found. If you’re staying at a Sepang hotel on your visit, such as AVANI Sepang Goldcoast Resort you’re going to have to travel around in a taxi.

Restaurants will rarely have Knives

Most Malaysians, as per the cultural norm, eat their food with their hands. Most places will provide cutlery, but it’ll pretty much always be a spoon and a fork, even if you’re eating western foods such as steak.

Intrigued by history, art and food, Lavinia Woolf is a writer who is passionate about the extraordinary and writes of the exhilarating and enchanting.