Authentic Bavaria at the marathon in Munich. With their starting shots, fireworks send over ten thousand runners on their loop through the cosmopolitan city with heart. The route is like a sightseeing tour, passing by the most beautiful sights in the city. It starts at the Olympiapark. Highlights are the Ludwigstraße with Victory Gate, the English Garden, Marienplatz, Königsplatz and Odeonsplatz. The finish passes through the big Marathon Gate at the Olympic Stadium.
For those who prefer shorter distances, there is the M-Lauf, 10 kilometres and the marathon relay where five runners share a distance of 42.195 kilometres.
The program offers a three-day marathon consumer fair as well as the Pasta Party.