Boston Marathon

  • Course
  • Itinerary

The historic course starts on Main Street in the rural New England town of Hopkinton and follows Route 135 through Ashland, Framingham, Natick, and Wellesley to where Route 135 joins Route 16. It continues along Route 16 through Newton Lower Falls, turning right at the fire station onto Commonwealth Avenue, which is Route 30. It follows Commonwealth through the Newton Hills, bearing right at the reservoir onto Chestnut Hill Avenue to Cleveland Circle. The route then turns left onto Beacon Street continuing through Kenmore Square, and under Massachusetts Avenue. The course turns right onto Hereford Street then left onto Boylston Street, finishing near John Hancock Tower in Copley Square. This race is traditionally held on Patriot's Day, and in 2020, it will be on Monday 20th April.

Event Cancelled



FRIDAY 17 APR 2020

Morning or afternoon arrival in Logan International airport (Boston), take the airport shuttle service to Copley Square
Early check-in as available or baggage drop; walk and explore the hotel’s surrounding area, eat out for lunch, or head out for an easy jog at the Esplanade along Charles River to refresh your blood circulation after the long-haul flight
Visit the Marathon Expo today at the Hynes Convention Center for race pack collection



Morning run along the Esplanade at the Charles River
BAA 5km run for those who have signed up and/or join in the Fan Fest at Copley Square
Finish the day with dinner with peers at nearby restaurants 


SUNDAY 19 APR 2020

Morning run along the Esplanade at the Charles River
Explore Boston on your own and/or join in the Fan Fest at Copley Square
Meet up with the group for a carbo-loading dinner (Hotel)


MONDAY 20 APR 2020

Early morning breakfast and walk over to the Boston Park for the transport to the Start Village at Hopkinton 
Enjoy a terrific marathon while we wish you the best for a race of your lifetime
After crossing the finish line, take a slow walk back to the hotel
Choice of resting in the hotel or join in the post-marathon celebration, or replenishing your energy in one of the nearby restaurants while sharing first hand your experience and excitement with your partners and running peers


Runners on the 5N package have another day available in Boston
Easy day of relaxation or check-out and move on to your next destination 


Enjoy breakfast and get ready for check out by 11 am