Go Heritage Run – Khajuraho routes

Go Heritage Run – Khajuraho: 21K Route

  • Start / Finish Point: Chousath Yogini Temple, Khajuraho
  • Start Timing: 6.00 AM
  • Route Information:  The 21K route is an out and back route taking runners along the World Heritage Site, through quiet village roads and green fields with the Vindhyas frequently in sight. Starting at the oldest surviving shrine of Khajuraho , the Chousath Yogini Temple, and other Western Group of Temples, runners head south through Khajuraho town. The route opens out over to the majestic view of the Vindhyas and takes runners past the Southern Group of Temple comprising of the Duladeo Temple, which is dedicated to Shiva and the Chaturbhuj Temple, dedicated to Vishnu.  The route then takes runners towards the Eastern Group of Temples, comprising of the three Hindu temples- Brahma, Vamana and Javari and three Jain temples of which the Parsvanath Temple is the largest Jain temple in the group. Runners head towards the Khudar river and the retrace their path back to the Start/Finish point at Chousath Yogini Temple.
  • 21K Run Route: Link

 

Go Heritage Run – Khajuraho: 10K Route

  • Start / Finish Point: Chousath Yogini Temple, Khajuraho
  • Start Timing: 6.15 AM
  • Route Information:  The 10K route is an out and back route taking runners along the World Heritage Site, through quiet village roads and green fields with the Vindhyas frequently in sight. Starting at the oldest surviving shrine of Khajuraho , the Chousath Yogini Temple, and other Western Group of Temples, runners head south through Khajuraho town. The route opens out over to the majestic view of the Vindhyas and takes runners past the Southern Group of Temple comprising of the Duladeo Temple, which is dedicated to Shiva and the Chaturbhuj Temple, dedicated to Vishnu.  The route then takes runners towards the Eastern Group of Temples, comprising of the three Hindu temples- Brahma, Vamana and Javari and three Jain temples of which the Parsvanath Temple is the largest Jain temple in the group. Runners then retrace their path back to the Start/Finish point at Chousath Yogini Temple.
  • 10K Run Route: Link

Go Heritage Run – Khajuraho: 5K Route

  • Start / Finish Point: Chousath Yogini Temple, Khajuraho
  • Start Timing: 6.30 AM
  • Route Information: The 5K route is a full loop, taking runners along the World Heritage Site, into the town and finally back to the Start/Finish Point. The run starts at the oldest surviving shrine of Khajuraho , the Chousath Yogini Temple, and other Western Group of Temples- comprising of the Kandariya Mahadeo, the largest temple of the group. Along the Shivsagar Lake, the route heads into the town and then takes runners towards the Eastern Group of Temples, comprising of the three Hindu temples- Brahma, Vamana and Javari and three Jain temples of which the Parsvanath Temple is the largest Jain temple in the group. Runners then retrace their path back to the Start/Finish point at Chousath Yogini Temple.
  • 5K Run Route: Link

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