It’s a tough choice, because online travel offers both these upcoming sporting spectacles in tempting packages.

House full: The National Rugby League final in Sydney is one of Australia’s biggest sporting events. Timothy Burgess/SDP Photo

The Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix, to be held in Kuala Lumpur on 8-10 October, is a five-night/four-day package that costs Rs53,883 per person on a twin-sharing basis. It includes stay in a five-star hotel, the Friday night opening party with return transfers, two-day tickets for the main grandstand in the stadium, return airport transfers, booking fees and ticket-handling charges. Return airfares are around Rs17,984 per person. To book, call 18002090800, 09867565900 or log on to

Eye on Orissa

Crafted: The Konark Temple.

On a half-board basis, the package costs Rs27,999 per person, inclusive of airport transfers, sightseeing in air-conditioned vehicles, breakfast and dinner. It does not include entry fees to various heritage sites or guide fees. Valid till 10 October, the package may be booked by calling Sanjib K. Pattanaik on 06752-220440/220880, 09437090006 or 09090093455.

Go Sailing

Cruise control: Take a boat trip around mainland Europe this winter.

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