When: 24 November 2018
You must be an NZ Citizen or NZ resident to purchase this package.
Tucked away in central Myanmar, the ancient site of Bagan will be the location of this Adventure Marathon. Home to more than 2,000 temples, Bagan's beauty and historical significance is unsurpassed. Sacred pagodas and beautiful temples are scattered across the plains of Bagan creating a mystical, stunning landscape. The marathon course will take runners on a voyage of discovery into this alluring and untouched land.
The Bagan Temple Marathon also includes, half-marathon and 10km distance. Please note this race is limited to 300 participants worldwide.
Marathon cut off time: 7 hours
There is not enough WOW words to describe how I feel! What a beautiful spiritual and tranquil place and people, somewhere I will definitely be going back to. I absolutely loved it!
When: 3 March 2019
The Tokyo Marathon has joined the ranks of the Marathon Majors, lining up alongside London, Boston, Berlin, Chicago and New York as the newest member of this exclusive club.
This marathon is a fast course which is exceptionally well organised.
The Marathon course tours the main attractions of Tokyo, starting at the Tokyo Metropolitan Government building in Shinjuku and making its way to Iidabashi, the Imperial Palace, Hibiya, Shinagawa, Ginza, Nihombashi, Asakusa Kaminarimon, Tsukiji before finishing at the Tokyo Big Sight which is Japan's largest exhibition and convention centre in Ariake.
You must be a New Zealand citizen or New Zealand resident to purchase this package.
The package for 2019 has not yet been released, however, an indication of what was included in our 2018 package is outlined below:
When: 18 May 2019
The Great Wall Marathon 2019 package has been released!
Marathon Tours has a huge amount of experience in both travelling to and sending runners and walkers to the Great Wall Marathon and we send a large number of runners each year.
We like to provide you with options for the Great Wall Marathon. If you choose to "Travel with us" this package offers a comfortable stay in rural Jixian near the Marathon event, you also get to enjoy the hustle and bustle of Beijing for a chance to take tours of this fascinating city and shop until you drop!
The 'Travel on your own' package allows you to choose the itinerary that meets your needs and budget, and we can tailor this with the right flights and additional activities to ensure you make the most of your time in Jixian, Beijing and beyond. While this is a separate to our "Travel with us" tour, you will still join other Great Wall Marathon participants from New Zealand and abroad, and also benefit from the support of a local English-speaking guide throughout the tour. Talk to the team about the best option for you.
Marathon cut off time: 8 hours
You must be an New Zealand citizen or New Zealand resident to purchase this package.
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The achievement of a challenging marathon on and around incredible scenery and the fun times and friendships made with an awesome group of kiwis made this a truly memorable experience that I will remember for a lifetime.