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Idea: Discover green Zurich on foot

At the Green Marathon Zurich

  • you will discover the city of Zurich on foot from new perspectives

  • do you move in nature in the middle of the city

  • wander,  jog or walk 42 km through Zurich's green spaces

  • you can relax in Zurich's most beautiful city oases at any time of the year

  • you have access to public transport everywhere

  • you start running without a water bottle, because there are 25 drinking water fountains along the way

Jogging route Zurich path path waterfall stream water river forest jogging

Innovation Green Marathon - discover Zurich from new perspectives.

“The Green Marathon goes very well with Zurich as a sports and nature city and is a great opportunity to do sports and switch off in nature.

This applies to both temporary guests of the Limmatstadt as well as theirs

Residents. »


Martin Sturzenegger

Director of Zurich Tourism

“The Green Marathon is an enriching innovation for the city of Zurich. I  I wish there was a Green Marathon in every major city in the world.  this  would help many running enthusiasts to orientate themselves in larger cities  and to rediscover them. "

Viktor Röthlin

Marathon runner and physiotherapist

“The Green Marathon combines sightseeing in our beautiful city of Zurich  running training in a successful way. For ambitious runners  the Green Marathon offers a valuable  Variety,  and  who  the  city  wants to discover, also gets its money's worth. Self  long-established Zurich residents  are likely to discover one or the other corner of the city that they had not before  have known. "

Matthias Kuster

Head of running group LAC TV Unterstrass

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