RUN through the STREETS of the HISTORIC CITY of ROME.
AIRPORT TRANSFERS, ACCOMMODATION, BREAKFAST and RACE ENTRY INCLUDED.
Rome Marathon is one of the most popular European marathons. It is known to be a tough race but a sight-seeing dream in the beautiful historical city.
The Rome Marathon starts at on the Via dei Fori Imperiali in the shadow of the 2000 year old Coliseum. proceeds through the city passing such famous landmarks as the Piazza di Spagna, the Trevi Fountain, the Pantheon, the Saint Peter’s and Piazza Venezia. Despite Rome being the ‘City of Seven Hills’ the race is very flat. This gives runners the chance of a PB. However with cobblestones en route some participants will struggle. The race then ends close to the start, back at the Coliseum.
Day 1 – Friday 6 April 2018 – Arrival in Rome
Arrive at Fiumicino – Leonardo da Vinci airport in Rome
Transfer to your chosen hotel. Succeeding hotel check-in, you have the rest of the day at leisure. You can use this opportunity to visit the Rome Marathon race expo, L’expo della Maratona di Roma, if you would like to miss the Saturday crowd.
Day 2 – Saturday 7 April 2018 – Race Expo
Visit Rome Marathon race expo to collect your race number – L’expo della Maratona di Roma.
Day 3 – Sunday 8 April 2018 – ROME MARATHON 2018
** Today is the big day – ROME MARATHON **
After an early breakfast and make our way to the start of the race.
Good luck and Enjoy!!
Day 4 – Monday 10 April 2018 – Flight back Home
Arrivederci Roma – Good Bye Rome
Transfer from your hotel to Fiumicino – Leonardo da Vinci airport.
Rome is the capital of Italy. It is a sprawling, cosmopolitan city with nearly 3,000 years of globally influential art, architecture and history on display.
The city displays it’s ancient ruins such as the Forum and the Colosseum which evoke the power of the former Roman Empire. Vatican City, headquarters of the Roman Catholic Church, has St. Peter’s Basilica and the Vatican Museums, which house masterpieces such as Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel frescoes.
Set in a villa dating from the 1920s and its neighbouring annex, this laid-back 3 star hotel is 1.7 km from Roma Termini railway station and 1.8 km from the Colosseum.
The relaxed rooms have flat-screen TVs, complimentary Wi-Fi and minibars, as well as tea and coffeemaking facilities. There’s stair-access only.
A breakfast buffet is served on a garden terrace or in 2 warm dining rooms. Pets are welcome.
This 3 star understated 5-story hotel is an 8-minute walk from Manzoni metro station and a 4-minute walk from the Colosseum.
The simple, traditionally furnished rooms feature desks, free Wi-Fi, TVs and minibars. Room service is available.
There’s also a low-key bar, a patio garden and a rooftop terrace with city views.
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Adjacent to a metro station, this 4 star modern hotel is also 1.5 km from both Termini train station and the Colosseum.
The straightforward rooms and suites offer wood wainscoting, free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs. All also provide tea and coffeemakers, along with minibars. PlayStation consoles with games are available by request, and there’s 24-hour room service.
Breakfast is included, and there’s an airy international restaurant with a stained-glass ceiling. Other amenities include a lounge bar and massage services.
PLEASE NOTE: ALL PRICES ARE SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY & EXCHANGE RATE FLUCTUATIONS
Runner Single Accommodation R 8 700 per person
Non Runner Single Accommodation R 6 700 per person
Runner Twin/Double Accommodation R 8 000 per person sharing
Non Runner Twin/Double Accommodation R 6 000 per person sharing
Runner Triple Accommodation R 7 500 per person sharing
Non Runner Triple Accommodation R 5 500 per person sharing
Runner Single Accommodation R 8 900 per person
Non Runner Single Accommodation R 6 900 per person
Runner Twin/Double Accommodation R 8 500 per person sharing
Non Runner Twin/Double Accommodation R 6 500 per person sharing
Runner Triple Accommodation R 8 100 per person sharing
Non Runner Triple Accommodation R 6100 per person sharing
Best Western Hotel President
Runner Single Accommodation R 13 200 per person
Non Runner Single Accommodation R 11 2 00 per person
Runner Twin/Double Accommodation R 12 800 per person sharing
Non Runner Twin/Double Accommodation R 10 800 per person sharing
Runner Triple Accommodation R 10 100 per person sharing
Non Runner Triple Accommodation R 8 100 per person sharing
We provide all clients with a Mobile travel App which can be installed from both the Apple and Android app store.
The application includes offline maps which assists you in locating tourist attractions as well as the nearest restaurant, coffee shop, shopping mall, etc.
The app also includes the following features: