GO HERITAGE RUN - HAMPI

Temples, monuments, ruins and a lot of fun!

WITH SUPPORT FROM

GHR Hampi

Date: Sunday Jan 28, 2017
Venue: Monolithic Nandi, Hampi
21K Flagoff: 06.15AM
12K Flagoff: 06.00AM
5K Flagoff: 06.30AM

Bib Distribution

Date: Saturday Jan 27, 2017
Venue: To Be Updated Shortly

Partner Hotels

Book discounted accommodation at our partner hotels when you register.

Hotel Malligi, Hospet - 12 kms from venue
Hotel Clarks Inn, Hampi - 4kms from venue

Travel

Air: Fly into Hampi via Hyderabad. Trujet operates daily flights between Hyderabad and Bellary (36 kms from Hampi).

Rail: Daily trains operate between Hospet and Bangalore and Hyderabad. Check here for train routes from other destinations.

Road: Hampi is within driving distance of both Bangalore and Hyderabad. The roads are great but drive safe!

JUST AN OVERNIGHT TRIP AWAY!

Bangalore - 344 kms
Hyderabad - 373 kms
Chennai - 696 kms
Mumbai - 741 kms
Hampi Run Route

Hampi Run Routes

Run on a journey from the 1st century to 14th century - past ruins of the Vijayanagara empire, boulders, fields, banana plantations and streams.

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Hampi: Travel and Hotels

Most accommodation in the Hampi World Heritage Site area is suited for backpackers. There are numerous shacks, guesthouses and resorts on both sides of the river Tungabhadra.

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Buy Hampi Souvenirs

Visit our store to purchase Hampi souvenirs - we especially love this Hampi fridge magnet - inspired by the wandering monkeys of the area as well as the Lambani embroidery art forms.

ABOUT HAMPI

Hampi is a temple town in North Karnataka, India renowned for its UNESCO World Heritage Site listed Group of Monuments. It was once one of the largest, most prosperous cities of the world and is located within the ruins of the Vijayanagara Empire. Go Heritage Runs returns to Hampi for the 4th consecutive year and we've uncovered many underappreciated facets of this town - read about them and much more below.
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Hampi Travel Nearby

Taking a vacation in Hampi? Here are our recommended itineraries on how to make the most of your time in and around Hampi, Badami and Pattadakal - also a listed UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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The Myths and Legends of Hampi

According to the local folklore and Hindu mythology, various mythical events are often associated with the city of Hampi. In fact an entire episode of the Ramayana is supposed to have occurred here...

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Hampi – On an artist’s canvas

Hampi is not just a paradise for photographers, but it has served as a muse for several artists. The ruins and the landscapes offer a great opportunity for artists to create live sketches at this World Heritage Site. One such illustrator is Jayesh Sivan...

STAY CONNECTED

The best part of Go Heritage Runs is that we are a series. Which means that the destinations change, but some things will always stay same - scenic, historic routes, a great family friendly experience and a fun run-vacation. Keep in touch with us and take a run-vacation with us this year!

GHR 2017 Calendar

2017 Calendar

With a run almost every month, Go Heritage Runs are the best travel plan for you! See the runs planned and announced on our calendar.

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Share heritage run routes

Know of run routes in your town or city that traverse heritage sites? Share them with us and the heritage running community!

GHR Passport to Fun

GHR PASSPORT

Get your own GHR Passport and a stamp every time you come to our run-vacations! It's a fun way - for kids and adults alike - to track the fun times you have with us!