Sports Tours International Limited,91 Walkden Road, Walkden, Manchester, M28 7BQ
(+44) 161 703 8161
Duration: 1,2,3 Nights Distance: marathon
The London marathon is one of the World marathon majors, this makes it one of the most popular, competitive and over subscribed running events in the world. Sports tours international does NOT offer entries to the London marathon However, as usual, sports tours international offers accommodation packages for runners, their friends, and family. These packages include support from our staff and transport to the start of the race.
Our travel packages do not include entry, however we do handle everything else, simply decide how many nights you would like to stay in our hotel centrally located in London and we do the rest.
- Allow sports tours to handle your trip, providing transport to the marathon start and support throughout the event.
- Enjoy a weekend in the city of London, one of the most vibrant cities of the world with numerous magnets for tourists, a weekend is barely enough time to get your bearings!
Coach transportation is provided to get you to the start of the race if you are going to be running. If you are an international runner and would like to enter the event, you must book through one of the approved agents in your country, details of which can found through the London marathon website.
Saturday 22nd April: Arrive into London and check into the Millenium Gloucester Hotel, Kensington. After check in, head to the marathon expo at the London Excel prior to their close at 5pm. Come and meet you fellow runners and Sports Tours Representative in the hotel reception this evening.
Sunday 23rd April: Today is the London Marathon. After an early breakfast at the hotel, our coach for runners only will leave at 07.00am and take you to the start of the marathon. For any spectators, your representative will be able to recommend a suitable viewing point. After the marathon head back to the hotel (by your own means) for a well earned celebration drink.
Monday 24th April: After breakfast, check out of the hotel and head onwards or home.