This is an annual event in which the runners compete over 26.2 miles (42 km) for full marathon or 13.1 miles (21 km) for half marathon. Runners start the race at Gasa and finish at Punakha. While it is a competition, it is also a journey through stunning rural countryside and villages. For more information, please visit the organizer’s website www.bhutaninternationalmarathon.com.