IML Walking Association Event
Dalian International Walking Festival
Details Place: China, Chinese Dalian
Date: 3rd Weekend in may
- Walkers of all ages and nationalities with good health conditions are welcome to attend.
- Registration requires valid IDs.
- Pre-Registration: For walkers come from overseas: Hongkong, Macao and Taiwan please log in at http://www.dlwalking.com/English/Online_English.asp
to complete the application form and submit it, you will then receive a confirmation email.
$40/person, including a brochure, a badge, a certificate from IML, a hat, a T-shirt, pins and a reception dinner.
Walkers who choose pay in cash please pay after your arrival. Extra charge of 10 dollars are needed for airport pick-up
First Day: 5km : Xinghai Square-Xinghai Park East Gate- Xinghai Square (Finish) 20km : Xinghai
Square-Binhai Road- Fujiazhuang Park-Royal Sea World-Forest Zoo-Tongxiang Villa- Lotus Mountain Channels- Forest Zoo
Western Gate-Xinghai Square(finish) Route A 30km : Xinghai Square-Binhai Road- Fujiazhuang Park -Tiger Beach- Shicao
Village-Bangcui Island- Yingbin Road- Linhai Road- Charm of Sea Plaze.
5km : Xinghai Square-Xinghai Park East Gate- Xinghai Square (Finish) 10km : Xinghai Square-Binhai Road-Fujiazhuang
Park-Bird Nest- Tiger Beach Sculpture-Prince Hotel(Finish) 20km Xinghai Square-Binhai Road- Fujiazhuang Park-Tiger
Beach-Shicao Village-Bangcui Island- Yingbin Road- Dajiashan(Yingbin Road slope,finish) Route B 30km : Xinghai
Square-Binhai Road- Fujiazhuang Park -Tiger Beach- Shicao Village-Bangcui Island- Yingbin Road- Linhai Road- Charm of
Track and weather conditions
Description of the tracks (road, landscape)
If you come to Dalian by plane, when you fly over the
city,and look down you may see what looks like a dancing silk ribbon situated between the southern mountains and the
sea. This is the Coastal Road named “Bin Hai Road” in Chinese. It offers a delightful sightseeing route and is one of
the must-see attraction of the city. This road starts from Xinghai Square in the west and ends at Charm of Sea Square,
a total of 30km. It is the best hiking and driving route in town; with the mountain on one side, full of beautiful
trees and colorful flowers and on the other side steep and rugged cliffs overlooking a vast expanse of calm, blue,
Walkers can enjoy free drinks along the courses. There are several
medical aids along the road. You can take some food as your lunch or buy bread/sausage/coffer on the way(only to pay
with Chinese Yuan (RMB).
A welcome dinner banquet will be held.. The dinner
fee has been contained in 30 US dollar registration fee. Opening ceremony will be held in Xinghai Square on the first
walking day .
Temperature 16°C~22° C Prepare raincoat by yourself.
Souvenir - award
A badge and a Walking ceritficate from Dalian Walking Association. Please seal your certificate and IML passport
at your route ending. First participation: bronze medal; 5th is silver medal and 10th is gold medal. You can get them
at finish place(20km and 30km terminal). Sanctioned by IML.
The shuttle buses from Dalian Airport to your hotel (just in Dalian downtown) are available. $10 US dollar for
each person Please write your hotel address\Arrival time\Fight No. clearly on the registration form. We will arrange
the bus according your to Flight schedule.
Five-star / Four-star / Three-star hotel If you need to book the hotel, please contact Wang. E-mail address as follows:
Tourist information about the surroundings
-Downtown: squares& architecture, seaside & beach -Suburbs: Golden pebble beach (Jinshitan). -Tiger Beach
Ocean Park, Polar Aquarium, moderm museum, Forest zoo, Natural history museum.
Information and reservation
The website of DWA is: www.dlwalking.com, and a travel agency
has been appointed by DWA to work for all the foreign walkers. You are welcome to contact Wang, an English speaking
The language: Chinese and English
The money (currency): Chinese RMB yuan and US dollar