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Monday to Friday: 9:00am - 5:30pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Big Sur International Marathon

30th April 2023

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Big Sur International Marathon

Why book with Marathon Tours & Travel?

Experience the Big Sur International Marathon with us. Our package takes care of you, so you can enjoy the event, sightseeing and make the most of this spectacular North American destination.

Guaranteed Entry

We are very pleased to offer guaranteed entry into the Big Sur International Marathon. You can buy the entry at £315 if you also buy the accommodation package with us.

Logistics Covered

We take care of the logistics for you, so you can focus on the event and your trip.

You're in Safe Hands

Your travel package is financially protected by ABTA.  Whether you are running or supporting, we have an expert team to ensure your trip runs smoothly.

Prices from £925 pp with the below included

  • Stay at the Portola Hotel & Spa for 3 or 4 nights
  • Group Training Run
  • Welcome Reception
  • Pre-Race Pasta Dinner
  • Bus transfer to the Marathon start
  • Shuttle bus from the finish to downtown Monterrey
  • Exclusive Marathon Tours & Travel VIP tent at the finish
  • Guidance and support from Marathon Tours & Travel team
  • ABTA protected

Also Available

  • Guaranteed 2023 Big Sur Marathon Entry at £315
  • Optional Course Tour at £40
  • Sightseeing Tour (no charge – applicable to 4 night itinerary only)

3 or 4 nights Big Sur International Marathon Itinerary

Thursday 27 April, 2023

Four-Night Package Arrivals. Arrive in Monterey and check-in to the Portola Hotel & Spa. The afternoon is free to explore and enjoy this charming town.

Friday 28 April, 2023

Three-Night Package Arrivals. Those on the four-night package will enjoy a five-hour bus tour and take in the beautiful scenery that makes the little part of the world so famous. You will see Pebble Beach, experience the 17-Mile Drive, Monterey and Carmel. We will stop for a short wine tasting in Carmel by the Sea before enjoying lunch on your own in this quaint and charming town. We recommend you visit the Health & Fitness Expo to pick-up your bib today. Tonight we will gather for a Welcome Reception where you can meet your running peers!

Saturday 29 April, 2023

The morning will kick-off with an easy training run to loosen your legs. Following a leisure breakfast (not included), plan to join the guided tour of the marathon course. You must register in advance for this optional course tour, which we highly recommend. It is a great way to mentally prepare for the course, as well as for you to enjoy the scenery in comfort. Spectators are also invited to join! The rest of the afternoon is free for you to rest, relax, shop, and enjoy. We will reconvene for our pre-race dinner and will be sure there is ample pasta! Be sure to stop by the Health & Fitness Expo to pick-up your bib today if you haven't already.

Sunday 30 April, 2023

Race day! Buses are organized by the Big Sur International Marathon and will depart very early this morning. More details will be shared as we get closer. Following your race, there will be an exclusive VIP Tent for all Marathon Tours travelers at the finish to celebrate your achievement! Be sure you come by for refreshments, beer and camaraderie.

Monday 1 May, 2023

Departure day or your free time to spend in the Monterey Bay area. It is a beautiful place to extend your stay and explore. We are happy to make recommendations such as a guided Walking tour in Carmel, lunch and wine at the Farm-to-table Cima Collina Ranch & Vineyard or a relaxing retreat at Refuge spa in Carmel.

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