Japanese Marathon Series - 2018 Okayama Marathon

Okayama city is situated at Sanyo Area, which is between Hiroshima and Hyogo Prefecture. As it is facing the Seto Inner Sea, it is well-known for its great landscape. The Okayama Marathon was started from 2015, it attracts 15,000 runners to run every year. In order to promote the local tourism, the organizer intentionally arrange historical sites to be included in the course map. Including Okayama Prefectural Museum of Art, Korakuen (One of 3 great traditional gardens in Japan) and Momotaro-Odori Street (Named after a traditional Japanese fairy tale).

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Package Included

    Guaranteed entry for 2018 Okayama Marathon + Participating fee

    A 3-night hotel stay in Okayama City (NOV 9 IN/NOV 12 OUT)

    Franked with TIC levy (0.15% of outbound fare)

2018 Okayama Marathon

Course Map

2018 Okayama Marathon - Map


2018 Okayama Marathon - Accommodation
Okayama City Hotel Kouseicho

Only a 7-min journey by car from JR Okayama station. Hotel is equipped with automatic vending machines, coin laundry and even a bakery shop.

Official Website

Take a local bus for 20 mins from JR Okayama Stn. and get off the bus at Kousei Hospital bus stop. (Google Map)

Recommended Itinerary

Day 1 (NOV 9)
Hong Kong → (4hrs) → Okayama
☆ Recommended flight schedule: HX6682 HKG 10:40 → OKJ 15:30
☆ You may take an airport shuttle bus to JR Okayama Stn. for 20 minutes.
For details: https://www.okayama-airport.org/tw/access/bus
B: on the flight / L: NIL / D: NIL

Day 2 (NOV 10)
Free time at Okayama
B: Hotel / L: NIL / D: NIL

Day 3 (NOV 11)
Running at Okayama Marathon
B: Hotel / L: NIL / D: NIL

Day 4 (NOV 12)
Check-out → Okayama Airport → (4 hrs) → Hong Kong
☆ Recommended flight schedule : HX6683 OKJ 16:30 → OKJ 19:35
B: Hotel / L: NIL / D: on the flight

Price Per Person

42.195 Full Marathon Runner (per person)
Single Room: HK$3,300
Twin Room: HK$3,000

Application Instructions

Thanks for your interest to the marathon. Applications are now closed.
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Application Deadline

AUG 31

Special Offers

  • 🎁 OFFER 1: Train Ticket Offer

    2018 Okayama Marathon - Train Ticket Offer

    Buy train pass for Kansai area at 5% OFF
    Kansai Thru Pass (3days) ¥5,200¥4,940
    Kansai Thru Pass (2days) ¥4,000¥3,680
    Kintetsu Rail Pass (5days) ¥3,600¥3,420

  • 🎁 OFFER 2: Rent-a-car Offer

    2018 Okayama Marathon - Rent-a-car Offer

    4-day Car Rental Pick-up & Return at Kansai Airport
    S Class (2-3 pax) Honda Fit or similar → ¥24,000 UP
    WH Class (4-5 pax) Toyota Wish or similar → ¥36,000 UP
    * Included car rental fee, consumption tax and insurance (CDW)
    * One-way rental fee and ETC rental fee are not inclulded.
    * Highway toll, fuel cost, parking fee should be borne by customers.
    * This car rental service is provided by Nippon Rent-a-car

  • 🎁 OFFER 3: Local Tour Offer

    2018 Okayama Marathon - Local Tour Offer

    Enjoy a 10% OFF for YOKOSO Japan local tours departs from OSAKA between 1 NOV - 20 NOV.
    Search for a tour: CLICK HERE to visit YOKOSO Japan website

Important Note

  1. The price above does NOT include round-trip air tickets and all airport taxes. Please ask our staff for details if necessary.
  2. Runners must be 19 years old or above upon the race day. No refund will be eligible in case the runner is disqualified by the organization due to age cheating.
  3. Runners should evaluate their physical condition before participating. We are not responsible for any accidents occurred during the run.
  4. Participants should ensure they hold a valid passport and visa (if necessary) for immigration. We are not responsible if the participants are rejected by immigration.
  5. Due to limited quota is available, reservation with our staff is required before settling payment.
  6. Once the payment is confirmed, no cancellation or changes of names or other details are allowed. Full payment must be made within 2 working days after the reservation confirmed. We reserve the right to cancel the application with no refund in case the payment is delayed. No changes of names or details are allowed.
  7. Accommodations are arranged by the organizer and could not be designated. The itinerary and prices are for reference only. KNT (HK) Limited reserves all rights to change the itinerary and arrangements of this package.
  8. This itinerary and price is valid until Aug 31, 2018 and is subjected to availability.
  9. Participants are advised to apply travel insurance before departure.