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Circuit of The Americas, Austin

(4.2/5 based on 700+ reviews on the web)
The host facility of Formula One United States Grand Prix and Motorcycle Grand Prix of The Americas, Circuit of The Americas invites you to witness 350 km/h (220 mph) of pure adrenaline. Its track stretches 5,515 km (3,427 mi) long and it holds 120,000 fans at once. Built in 2012, the circuit also features driving academies and a karting track but the most obvious landmark is a tower with a 70 m (230 ft) high observation platform that offers 360-degree views. Check out the double decker and tower tours, which are available on certain days. Make Circuit of The Americas part of your personalized Austin itinerary using our Austin vacation builder.
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TripAdvisor
  • Every concert I have been to it has been great. No bad seat in the house. F1 is beyond fun and a must do at least one. We have been to a few different races there and all have been super enjoyable. Lo...  more »
  • We were visiting from out of town, and I was trying to find things that my husband would enjoy. He likes to watch NASCAR on TV so I thought this would down his alley. Turns out that I found it very in...  more »
  • I had never gone to F-1 but now I am hooked. I loved the races and the concert. This year we saw Taylor Swift. There are lots of crowds and it is very expensive for food, drink and race memorabilia bu...  more »
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  • This place is so much fun. Went to the F1 race, went to Taylor Swift and usher with the roots. Great setup for the amount of people who show up. Definitely going again!
  • Awesome venue. One of the best track layouts that I've ever seen. It's very well designed so that you can see a large number of the corners from several spots around the circuit.
  • Awesome world-class racing facility. Great staff. Reasonable ticket prices. We love to park our RV next to the strait away and watch the vintage car racing. Favorite event on the calendar.
  • Circuit of the Americas is huge! Bring comfortable shoes since you will most likely do a fair amount of walking. Overall, I had a great time with the races. The employees was all very helpful, the facilities were very well kept, and the track is amazing. I recommend that everyone visit at least once.
  • Race track which hosts a horde of races including the Formula one US Grand Prix. I was at the venue for the 2016 US Grand Prix and I have to admit, this is amazing. I have been around the entire track and love the different spots they have set up for viewing. There is a tower too which gives us a full view of the track. It is a bit costly though to get on the tower. They charged us 30$ for 15 mins.the view was spectacular though, so I don't mind. The track is a little bit on the outskirts of the city, and they have adequate arrangements for parking so as to avoid traffic blocks during race season.