You’ll run the first 5 kilometers in the village, then will cross the forest before coming back to the main stadium.
Half Marathon Wantzenau
09:00 am - 02:30 pm
Day 1 : Flight from your aiport of departure to Strasbourg (or train). Transfer according to your choice to your hotel in the city center (taxi, train, private transfer). The afternoon, city tour with our partner Visite-Alsace : you will visit the Notre-Dame Cathedral before your guide will introduce you to the history and to the use of its astronomical clock.
You will jumb onto the riverboat for a cruise on the Ill, before going to the direction of the European Parliament.
It will be also possible to visit the Cronenbourg Brewery : you will learn all about the creation of this traditional beer.
At the end of the afternoon, return to your hotel. A folk evening will be organized : it will be the opportunity to taste local dishes : tarte flambée, kougelopff, sauerkraut… accompanied with local wines such as Gewurtzraminer.
Return to your hotel, overnight.
Day 2 : Breakfast at the hotel. Small walk in the morning to the “Petite France”, so called ” Venise du Nord” with its narrow streets and canals making this district the most picturesque of the city. Afternoon free to relax. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3 : Breakfast at the hotel. Departure of the race. Marathon. At the end of the afternoon, possibiliy to return to the train. For those who stay, possibility to dine in a gourmet restaurant at the heart of the city.
Day 4 : Breakfast at the hotel. Free time before your transfer to the airport, flight to your city of departure (or train).
Half Marathon Wantzenau
12 March 2017
Marathon Starts in :
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.. Don’t hesitate to contact us for an ‘a la carte’ quotation.
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Apart Hotel Citadines ***
The Citadines Apart Hotel are composed of 107 accommodations all-equipped (studios, apartments and suites). This hotel is at 10 meters from the Homme de fer Square and from Kléber Square, but also at 10 minutes walked (or 2 minutes by trolley) from the train station of the city.
Mercure Gare Centrale Hotel ***
At 10 minutes-walked from the city center and from the picturesque district of “la Petite France”, the hotel offers 68 equipped rooms.
The lobby and the bar, renovated in a contemporary style, is crowned by a huge glass roof. You will access to your room thanks to a panoramic elevator. The hotel has a conference room. A secure public parking near the hotel is opened 24 hours a da
Type of course : flat and fast
Number of runners : 1300 in 2011
Departure / Time : 10:30 (half marathon) & 10:45 (5km) at the Wantzenau Stadium
Arrival : Wantzenau Stadium
Minimum age : 18 years old
Climatic conditions : 14°C
Avdantages : profits will pay the travel of the club teenagers runners
COUNTRY : France
CURRENCY : Euro
FORMALITIES : ID Card valid
TIME DIFFERENCE : none
Limits:1674 2015 participants