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The marathon course at the Tokyo Marathon 2018 was re-designed in 2017 - different from its previous editions, though it will still symbolize the past, present and the future of Tokyo. The race starts in front of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building and ends at the Tokyo Station. The city race covers the different districts of Tokyo – Shinjuku, Iidabashi, Kanda, Nihonbashi, Asakusa Kaminari-mon, Ryogoku, Monzen-nakacho, Ginza, Takanawa, Hibiya and Gyoko-dori. We will catch a glimpse of the Tokyo Tower, see the packed crowd of supporters in front of Tokyo’s oldest temple, Senso-ji, in Asakusa, and feel the positive energy of the volunteers & supporters throughout the whole marathon route. This new race course is generally flat and fast, and the marathon will finish next to the Imperial Palace. Last year, Wilson Kipsang came close to the record, falling short of a minute; but we think this course will see many runners setting personal best times, and possibly a world record set on this course. 

It is indeed the biggest race in Asia, one of the best-organized events in the world, and worthy of its status as one of the Abbott World Marathon Majors.

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Morning arrival in Tokyo, take the airport shuttle service to hotel
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 in Yoyogi Park to refresh your blood circulation after the overnight flight
Visit the Tokyo Marathon EXPO 2018 (@Tokyo Big Sight) today for race pack collection (Thursday and/or Friday)
For runners who have arrived earlier on the 6D5N package, we will do a morning run before breakfast, and the rest of the day free


Optional Tokyo Marathon Friendship Run 2018, and get to meet runners from around the world
Rest of the day free & easy or take the train to the Tokyo Marathon EXPO 2018 for last-minute race pack collections 
Meet up with the group/peers for lunch and/or dinner at the hotel or at any restaurants in Shinjuku

SUNDAY 25 FEB 2018

Morning race start at the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building (just a street away from Keio Plaza)
Enjoy a terrific marathon while we cross our fingers for a race of your lifetime
After crossing the finish line, take the free shuttle service back to the hotel
After-run Party at Happo-En and/or replenishing your energy in one of the nearby restaurants while sharing first hand your experience and excitement with your partners and running peers

MONDAY 26 FEB 2018

Early breakfast, take a walk around Shinjuku and get ready for checkout by 12pm

Tour Packages


Prices of tour packages are listed in Sin$/per person

Below are a list of items that are included and excluded in the tour package:


  • Guaranteed race entry (runners only) for the Tokyo Marathon 2018
  • Accommodation at the Keio Plaza Hotel (with breakfast)
  • Hotel taxes & wifi
  • Transport back to the hotel from the finish area
  • Event tee (runners only)
  • After-run party at Happo-En (exclusive to runners of the official ITPs)
  • Training and racing tips
  • On site hosts to guide you on all marathon matters
  • International airfares & taxes to Tokyo
  • Airport Transfer/Shuttle service to hotel
  • Visa for Japan
  • Travel & Personal Accident Insurance
  • Friendship Run (optional event)
  • Limited edition 2018 jacket only available through the official ITPs (optional)
  • Daily meals (except for breakfast at the hotel)
  • Personal items such as laundry, souvenirs and sightseeing




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5 Days 4 Nights


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6 Days 5 Nights


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customized packages


Don’t find any packages that are suitable to you? Customize them!


The minimum number of nights is 3 nights. Longer stays will be customized accordingly for the runner/companion.
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