Paris - Central Paris
Distance : 7.8km / 4.85mi
Elevation : flat
Direction : counterclockwise
Parks/Pedestrian : ca 37%
Urban constraints : medium (10 important crossroads)
Pavement, some cobblestone sections
Suggested start : northwest corner of Place de l'Hôtel de ville Rue Rivoli/Place Hôtel de ville. Into Rue du Renard (north)
As any urbirun route, you can start wherever you want. Watch for route rotation direction.
Public transportation : underground lines 1 and 11, station Hotel de Ville
Along this route you'll see Paris city center's main monuments, from Royal Palace to the Tuileries Gardens, from the Louvre to the Seine banks, from Pont des Arts to the foot of Notre-Dame Cathedral's towers.
The Ville Lumière will be an amazing running track. You'll jump on the Buren Columns, sprint along the Tuileries' long alleys, turn aroung the Louvre's Pyramid, and cross the Pont des Arts. Great running memories, for sure.
NB : if unsure, check your position on the map and on the track