The City of Light has its marathon in April.
Paris: 12 April
Nominated amongst the world’s top ten marathons by Forbes magazine, Paris’s version of the 26 mile run is a must for all marathon runners.
Its nomination goes without saying when you discover the amazing route, including the Eiffel Tower, the Place de la Bastille, Place de la Concorde and the Louvre and the Notre Dame Cathedral.
The race begins on the Champs-Elysee and finishes at the Arc de Triomphe. With up to 40,000 runners in 2015, it is one of the world’s most popular marathons.
How to get there
All three of Paris’s airports, Beauvais, Charles de Gaulle and Orly, are serviced by shuttledirect to ensure the safest and most efficient way to the hub of one of the world’s most famous cities.
Other Marathons in Europe
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