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Sun Moon Lake Marathon

Quick facts

Location Yuchi Township, Taiwan

Distance Marathon

Date October

About Sun Moon Lake Marathon

From sunmoonlake: Run aside Sun Moon Lake, which is rated top 10 most beautiful cycling routes in the world by CNN.

Sun Moon Lake Marathon runs from, and finish at, Xiangshan Visitor Center of Nantou County in Taiwan, which is the heart of Sun Moon Lake. The race is held among the annual Firework and Musical Festival at Sun Moon Lake.

Practicalities

Maximum Time

4h 25min (29km) and 6.5h (42km)

Sun Moon Lake Marathon Route Map

Sun Moon Lake Marathon Route Map

Reviews (1)

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Chandan Gautam

Chandan Gautam

Reviewed 29 October, 2018

The marathon takes place each year at the beautiful Sun Moon Lake which is in the foothills of Taiwan’s Central Mountain Range. I arrived there a day before and enjoyed bicycle riding along the lake ...

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Start:

Xiangshan Visitor Center (Sun Moon Lake)

No. 599, Zhongshan Road, Yuchi Township, Nantou County, Taiwan 555

Difficulty

flat

Overview

Marathon (42.195K): Xiangshan Visitor Center (Sun Moon Lake) -> Shuishe Visitor Center -> Wenwu Temple -> Sun Moon Lake Ropeway -> Xuanzang Temple -> Syuanguang Temple -> Tosha -> Wudeng Village -> 75.5K Mark on Road 21 -> Wudeng Village -> Tosha -> Xiangshan Visitor Center.

29K Ultra Half Marathon
Ultra Half-Marathon (29K): Xiangshan Visitor Center (Sun Moon Lake) -> Shuishe Visitor Center -> Wenwu Temple -> Sun Moon Lake Ropeway -> Xuanzang Temple -> Syuanguang Temple -> Tosha -> Xiangshan Visitor Center.

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