Nagano Marathon awes with snow-capped mountain views and heaps of blooming cherry blossoms.
Entry is usually from November to December. Entry price was ¥14,300 for the 2023 race.
The course starts at the Nagano Sports Park and ends at the Nagano Olympic Stadium. The time limit is 5 hours. The course has slightly changed for 2023, so make sure to check the details.
How to get there
You can get from Tokyo to Nagano on the Shinkansen — details and cheaper options here. The only thing you need to worry about is how much you want to spend and where to stay.Organizers may cancel events, alter schedules, or change admission requirements without notice. Always check official sites before heading to an event.