Belfius Brussels Marathon

Belfius Brussels Marathon

  • 02.10.2016
  • 09:00 am - 09:00 pm

PRESENTATION

The next edition of Brussels Marathon will take place on the 02nd of October 2016. The splendid course which made of it one of the most beautiful marathon of Europa will cross this year again the city center and its green paths with an arrival at the Grand Square. It’s more than a race in the city, it’s a mix between sport, culture and nature.

The course is diversified, green and uneven : there are two hills and will enable you to admire the Errera Hotel, the Royal Palace, Godefroid de Bouillon statue, the royal and of ancient art Museums, Sablon Church, the Law Court…
You may complete your tour by visiting the Arts Mounts offering a stunning view on the city, or vene taste the local food and stroll over the parks of the city.

Day 1 : Flight from your airport towards Brussels. Transfert to you hotel. Free end of afternoon. Overnight.

Day 2 : Breakfast at your hotel and departure for a city tour of Brussels (around 03 hours). Its History, its Geography, its Economy, its cultural and social daily life will be explained for you, as well as its artistic and architecural wealth. By car ;: you’ll discover Laeken (royal houses), Trade Mart expo parc, its Planetarium and Burpark. You’ll also have a stop by the Atonium, followed by the chinese sururban house, the Japanese tower and so on.. On foot, you’ll walk around the Grand Square, have a look on the Manneken-Pis, stroll on the winding little streets…

Day 4 : Breakfast at the hotel. Departure for the Marathon. Race. End of afternoon free. Overnight.

Day 5 : Breakfast at your hotel. Transfert to the airport at the end of the afternoon. Flight home.

Note : This is an example of a stay. We propose to our runners “a la carte” trips : you can choose your days of arrival and departure, visits or not, the board..

Belfius Brussels Marathon

02 October 2016
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Mondo Leopold Brüssel Hotel **** ( à 1.9miles from departure)

The hotel is located in the business quarter of Brussels, only a few minutes from the European Parliament and from the historic city center. It gathers 111 well equipped rooms but also a brewery, a restaurant, a bar and a winter garden.

Renaissance Brüssel Hotel ***** (2miles from departure and 2miles from finish line)

This sophisticated and non smoking hotel is situated in the european borough, close to the European Parliament. It has 262 rooms but also a restaurant and a bar. Take care of yourself with the Spa, thanks to its huge indoor swimming pool, a sauna, a turkish bath and a solarium. Enjoy some massages (as an extra).
Marivaux Hotel **** (1miles from the arrival)

Newly renovated (2007), this central hotel is 10minutes by walking from the Grand Square, in the historical quarter of the city. With around 90 comfortable rooms, this hotels also owns a restaurant, a bar, a brewery…

Type of course : green and uneven with two hills at miles 10 and 23
Number of runners : 1 622 in 2011
Departure / Time : Parc du Cinquentenaire at 09AM
Arrival : Grand Square
Time limit : 05 hours
Minimum age of runners : 18 years old
Climatic Conditions : 14°C

COUNTRY : Belgium
CURRENCY : Euro
FORMALITIES : ID Card or passport
TIME DIFFERENCE : none

Venue

Brussels

Parc du Cinquantenaire

Details

  • Limits:
    5000 participants