This year’s marathon is Edinburgh in partnership with Macmillan association fighting against cancer. It is once again considered the fastest marathon of Britain. The route will take you along Holyrood Park, you’ll miss out on Meadowbanl Stadium on Portobello Promenade (beaches of East Lothian) overlooking the North Sea that you will follow almost to the end of your run. You will finish this marathon in the gallery in front of your fans came in their thousands to cheer you.
Day 1: Flight of your departure airport to Edinburgh. Free transfer (bus, taxi) or private to your hotel. Free evening. Overnight at your hotel.
Day 2: Breakfast at the hotel. Day exploring the city: you will visit the neighborhoods of Old Town and New Town, listed as World Heritage by UNESCO. Along the way, you will also enjoy the architecture of the Holyrood Palace (official residence of the Queen of England, and previously monastery dating from 1128), the beauty of Edinburgh Castle overlooking the city and the Dynamic Earth, a true science City (the Big Bang birth etc …). Return to your hotel and overnight.
Day 3: Breakfast at the hotel. Free day to enjoy the facilities of your hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 4: Breakfast at the hotel. Departure for your race. Marathon. Back to your race, end of the afternoon free. Overnight at your hotel.
Day 5: Breakfast at the hotel. Free time before departure for your departure airport.
Note: this is an example of living. We offer our riders stays the map, so you can choose your days of arrival and departure, visits that you like, pension …
28 May 2017
Marathon Starts in :
- Hotels we are working with
- Marathon Informations
- Practical informations
Situation: Maritime Street
Type: Apartment for calm
Capacity: 02 people
Accommodation: Kitchen, TV, living room
In the area: 10 minutes from the center by bus, Regent Road, bars and restaurants
PRICES FROM: 20 € / person / night based on 02 paying adults
Parliament House Hotel *** (0.9 miles London Road)
This small boutique hotel (53 rooms) is located in central Edinburgh, close to the station and shops.
Macdonal Holyrood **** (1.3 miles London Road)
It is located in the old town of Edinburgh, and 18km from the airport. This 4 star hotel combines 133 rooms, 01 restaurant and bar. On top of that, it has an indoor pool and a spa with Turkish bath, sauna, solarium and beauty treatments (against a fee).
Type of course: flat and fast, some uneven
Number of participants: 9495 2011
Start / Time: 9:50 to London Road or Regent Road Park at 10:00
To: Muselburgh Racecourse
Time limit: 7 am
Minimum age: 18 years
Climatic conditions: 15 ° C
True +: bagpipe music
CURRENCY: Pound Sterling
Formalities: Passport or ID plastic card valid
TIME SHIFT: 1h