The Budapest Marathon is part of a 2-day festival all about running. On Sunday the focus is on the marathon, however, you may also run 30 km, a marathon in a team of 4, or a 10 km. While on Saturday the focus in on a shorter distances for the less experienced runners. With distances ranging from 400 m to 42 km everyone in the family can find their own challenge and take part in the running festival.
Participating in the marathon is essentially a running sightseeing tour of the beautiful Budapest. The course leads through the center of the city, down the famous Andrassy Boulevard and across the chain Bridge. Admire the view of the Buda Castle from the Danube banks and marvel in the panoram of Pest as well as Europe’s third largest Parliament building.