Cyberjaya is a township that forms a key part of the Multimedia Super Corridor in Malaysia. It is located in the district of Sepang, Selangor and is situated about 50 km south of Kuala Lumpur. This township was previously an oil palm plantation area. It is now developed into an intelligent garden city.
Most people living in this city are knowledge workers in the 250 companies located in the township as well as students from Multimedia University and Limkokwing University of Creative Technology. Due to high costs many of those working or studying in this city normally live in Dengkil, Kota Warisan and also Puchong.
Cyberjaya also acts as a leading edge multimedia centre and having sophisticated and state-of-the-art integrated infrastructure, the ultra-modern city is set to be the main attraction for world-class multimedia and information technology (IT) companies.
This city is well-known for its beautiful landscaped gardens and parks, namely the Neighbourhood Park and the Lake Gardens. The Cyberjaya Community Recreation Club is also set to open where you can enjoy everything under one roof – badminton, squash and tennis courts, table tennis and snooker room, swimming pool, gym, function hall, jogging track and a futsal court complete with artificial grass.
The exterior of the Lim Kok Wing University College of Creative Technology itself is an art to be appreciated. An inventive structure inside out, the entire building is adorned with a fusion of steel infrastructural beams and enormous slabs of glass panes.
Some people said it is hard to find good places to eat at Cyberjaya. If you get bored eating at the Food Court, you can drive to Dengkil or Putrajaya.
It’s worth mentioning that the Limkokwing Cyberjaya campus itself offers food and drinks at reasonable prices. If you’re looking for a more cosy dining ambience, just drop at Cyberview Lodge Resort & Spa where these fine dining establishments are located:
- Bistro Cascata Italian Fusion
- Xing Zhu Restaurant Dim Sum & Cantonese Cuisine
- Tree Haus Night Spot
- Atap Lounge Lounge
- Verandah Restaurant International
There is limited nightlife in Cyberjaya. There are Hops and Grapes pub located at Century Square and Tree Haus Night Spot located at Cyberview Lodge Resort.
You can go for shopping at Street Mall, the award winning boutique mall that promotes the concept of creating a garden within the shopping arcade. Street Mall provides a pleasant shopping and recreational environment through the creation of a cool microclimate and beautiful landscape. You will love theh water fountain, gazebos, garden paths and courtyards with a cooling effect from the built-in water mist spray.
Fancy for a bigger shopping mall near Cyberjaya? Just go to Alamanda at the nearby Putrajaya. The shopping centre have a variety of shops, restaurants, bowling alleys, movie theatres and a food court illuminated by natural lighting. Alamanda Putrajaya also features Malaysia’a first travelator within a shopping complex that connect the retail outlets and provide access directly to car parks.