On May 8,2017,we successfully held the 3rd Roof of the World Marathon in Lhasa Tibet.And from 2018,we add the new venue at the base camp of Mt.Everest in China's side as the starting point of the Roof of the World Marathon 2018.
We are very pround that we have brought the full marathon to the history of Tibet.And from 2018,you would be the first group of the runners who would run the highest elevation marathon in the world.
Register Today,you would get a free hotel room at Shenzhou(Beijing International Hotel on May 8,2018.You would share the standard room with another world runner to the Roof of the World Marathon 2018.
Event details and schedule
Day 1(WED/May 9,2018):Beijing-Lhasa(3600M)
Day 2(THU/May 10,2018):Potala Palace,Jorkhang Temple
Day 3(FRI/May 11,2018):Lubulinka,Sera Monastery
Day 4(SAT/May 12,2018):Lhasa-Shigetze(3850M) 270KM
Day 5(SUN/May 13,2018):Visit Tashilhunpo Monastery.Shigetze-Tingri(4800M)238KM
Day 6(MON/May 14,2018):Race Day.Depart Tingri at 5AM,and go to the Base Camp(5200M) of Mt.Everest(119.3KM).Race starts from 11AM,ending at 9PM.
Day 7(TUE/May 15,2018):Tingri to Shigetze
Day 8(WED/May 16,2018):Shigetze to Lhasa.Flight back to Beijing or any other Chinese city.Fly back to your home.
1)R/T Airfare from Beijing to Lhasa
2)All meals included
3) 7 nights hotel in Tibet.Single Occupany is US$468.00 or 3215.00CNY
4)Airport transportation,ground transportation to tour& race sites
5)English/Japanese/Chinese speaking tour guides
7)Water,pre/post race food,runner supplements on the race day
8)Entry tickets at tour sites
9)Finisher Medal and T-shirt
10)It is still bright at 9PM at Tingri in Tibet.National flag T-shirt is forbidden during the race.On May 16,your flight departing Lhasa is between 3PM to 9PM to any other Chinese cities.
11)All the runners are required to be arriving in Beijing on May 8,2018 and meet at Shenzhou(Beijing)International Hotel.We will fly together from Beijing to Lhasa on May 9,2018 with the governemnt permit to Tibet.
12)If leaving Lhasa to another destination besides Beijing,tour price will remain the same.(Hong Kong & Macau excluded)
Great Wall of China Marathon Organizing Committee