Laos - Vientiane Marathon
Laos - Vientiane Marathon


Running Through History


Get ready to lace up your running shoes for the Vientiane Marathon 2024! This annual event offers courses ranging from 5km to a full marathon, winding through the historic streets and cultural landmarks of Vientiane. Experience the vibrant energy of the city as you race alongside fellow enthusiasts, with the iconic Pha That Luang Grounds serving as both the starting and finishing point. Join novices, passionate runners and professionals alike for an unforgettable athletic experience in the heart of Southeast Asia.

With 42km, 21km, 10km and 5km routes winding through historical streets and landmarks, runners enjoy a unique experience. 

Date: Sunday, 10th March 2024

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Even if you don’t take part in the marathon, Vientiane is definitely worth a visit, where French colonial architecture blends with Buddhist temples. Discover cultural gems like the iconic Pha That Luang stupa and the serene Wat Si Saket. Stroll along the Mekong River promenade, sample delicious street food and soak in the city’s laid-back atmosphere.

Laos - Vientiane