Tokyo Marathon

Tokyo Marathon

  • 23.10.2016
  • 09:10 am - 04:10 pm

PRESENTATION

The Tokyo Marathon, organized since 2007 by the city of Tokyo, is an annual event taking place in the streets of the city.
In 2010, it was attended by over 32,000 people.
In 2011, more than 30,000 runners had come to support charitable activities.
This race is accompanied by various events, including an exhibition at the International Exhibition of Tokyo (Tokyo Big Sight).

The route of this race connects the Mayor of Tokyo, Tokyo Big Sight, passing by the most famous of the Japanese capital sites, including: the City of Tokyo in Shinjuku, Tokyo Imperial Palace, Hibiya Park, the upscale Ginza, Tsukiji, famous for its fish market area …

Day 1: Flight of your departure airport to Tokyo (Japan Airlines, Air France …). Reception and transfer to your English speaking guide. Dinner and overnight at your hotel.

Day 2: Breakfast at your hotel. This morning, visit the National Park Shinjuku Goyen imperial domain: it is an enormous garden of Western and Japanese styles with a wide variety of plants (rather rare in a city). We will also watch a tea ceremony. Lunch in the area. In the afternoon, visit the Imperial Palace and gardens Kitonomaru, a place of rest and relaxation in this great city. Back at the hotel, dinner and overnight.

Day 3: Breakfast at your hotel. Day tour of Tokyo you will start with the city hall, and continue with its gazebo, overlooking the city from its 202 meters and offering a breathtaking panorama of the city. Free lunch. In the afternoon, visit the National Museum, where you will find all kinds of weapons, clothing, masks and paintings that have marked the history of the country. Back at the hotel, dinner and overnight.

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Day 4: Half board at the hotel. Free time to enjoy the facilities of the hotel. Night.

Day 5: Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to your race. Return transfer. Dinner and overnight.

Day 6: Half board at the hotel. Today, the opportunity to visit Meiji Jingu Shrine sanctuary, where you can drop your vows as per tradition, before heading to the shopping streets of the city to go shopping. Return to hotel and overnight.

Day 7: Breakfast at your hotel. Free time before departure. Guided transfer to the airport. Flight to 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 …

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Shinjuku Washington Hotel *** (300m from the start)

Shinjuku Washington Hotel is located in the center of Shinjuku, one of the city’s most popular and active locales filled with information and busy street, next to the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Buildings and close to shopping and entertainment venues.

Hôtel Keio Plaza Tokyo **** (700m from the start)

The Keio Plaza Hotel is the ideal location to explore the delights of the city of Tokyo. Only a few minutes away from the most popular shopping and entertainment spots, our luxury hotel provides stunning views over central Tokyo.

Type of parcours : Urban
Number participants : 30 182 in 2011
Start / hour : Tokyo Metropolitan Government at 9h10 am
Arrival : Tokyo Big Sight
Time limit : 7h
min Age : 19 years
Climatic conditions : 10°C
Advantages : Many activities during the race

COUNTRY : Japan
CURRENCY : Yen
FORMALITIES : Passport required
TIME DIFFRENCE : +7h, +8h

Venue

Tokyo

Tokyo Metropolitan Government

Details

  • Limits:
    40000 participants