Wednesday, June 6 – On arrival at Durban King Shaka Airport (DUR) you will be met and transferred to the Southern Sun Elangeni Maharani Hotel in Durban.
Thursday, June 7 – Optional warm up run along the beachfront at 8:00 am. During the day you can take a stroll at your leisure or meet with our guide in the morning to walk to the Durban Exhibition Centre for race registration. The Expo is an easy 20 minutes stroll from your hotel. In the afternoon please meet the Penthouse Travel Sporting Tours staff for a short information/Q&A meeting. (breakfast included)
Friday, June 8 – Day at leisure or take the organized bus tour of the race route (refer to www.comrades.com for more details/must be pre-booked with your race entry). We recommend that you sign up for the 9:00 am tour. The bus tour departs from the Durban Exhibition Centre and is an easy 20 minute walk from your hotel. (breakfast included)
Saturday, June 9 – At midday we will travel to Pietermaritzburg (journey time approx.1 hour). Please note only one small overnight bag is permitted. Any excess luggage (not needed tonight or for the race) will be stored in a storage room at your Durban hotel. On arrival at your hotel in Pietermaritzburg please check in and relax. Now is a good time to prepare your running kit and yourself for the next day! Note: Your hotel is situated next to a selection of restaurants and therefore there are plenty of places to enjoy a race eve meal. (breakfast included)
Sunday, June 10 – The day you have been training so hard for is finally here! Please check out of your room and leave luggage with our staff before leaving for the race. We will take luggage to Pietermaritzburg for you while you run Comrades. Your hotel is a short distance to the race start so we will shuttle you to the start. Clients of ours not running Comrades will be transported at 08h00 from Pietermaritzburg and taken directly to your hotel in Durban.
After finishing the race please meet Penthouse Travel Sporting Tours staff at the designated meeting point (TBA). We will look after you until a shuttle is ready to take you to the hotel. Upon arrival at your hotel you will check in for the night. Time now to relax and celebrate! You deserve it! (early breakfast included)
Monday, June 11 – Transportation to Durban King Shaka Airport is included this day. The journey to the airport is expected to take approximately 45 minutes and will arrive mid to late morning. (breakfast included)
Itinerary subject to change.