Experience a 5km, 10km or 21km fun run in the historic town of Burhanpur.
Visit various iconic monuments in Indore & Burhanpur that retain their grandeur to this day!
Explore the history & heritage of a town that was once the capital of the Mughal Kingdom.
Day 1 : INDORE | PICKUP & SIGHTSEEING
-The driver will pick you from the airport/ railway station in Indore and help you transfer to the hotel.
-On reaching the hotel, complete the check-in process and take some rest.
-Once ready, you can proceed to explore the stunning city of Indore.
-Rajwada: Considered to be the most eminent tourist attraction in Indore, the majestic Rajwada Palace’s sheer grandeur and opulence is known the world over.
-Lal Bagh Palace: Resided by the rulers of the Holkar dynasty, the Lal Bagh Palace is class and grandeur personified.
-Khajrana Temple: The Khajrana Ganesh temple is one of the most powerful shrines of the Lord Ganesha in Indore.
-Patalpani Waterfalls: Patalpani Waterfall is the most scenic photo stop in Indore situated at a height of 300 meters.
-Kaanch Mandir: Made entirely out of glass, this Jain Temple exhibits exquisite artwork on glass panels depicting the various aspects of Jainism
-There are also other attractions like the Annapurna Temple, Choral Dam, Ram Mandir, Tincha Falls, Indore Museum, Indore white church.
-After the completion of the day, you will be driven back to Indore and be dropped back at your hotel.
DAY 2 : INDORE TO BURHANPUR | TRANSFER AND SIGHTSEEING
-Wake up early in the morning, enjoy the scrumptious breakfast and depart to Burhanpur. Founded in 1400 AD on the bank of the Tapti River, the historical city of Burhanpur was once the capital of the Mughal Kingdom.
-On reaching Burhanpur, check into the hotel and get freshen up to explore the most beautiful symbols of Mughal architecture and Mughal grandeur.
-You can visit the following suggested places:
Dargah-E-Hakimi :Dargah E Hakimi is an excellent religious and spiritual centre for Dawoodi Bohra community people, Far from the chaos of city lives, People come here for Ziyarat and stay
Asirgarh Fort : Because the fortress commands a pass through the Satpuras connecting the valleys of the Narmada and Tapti rivers, one of the most important routes from northern India to the Deccan, it was known as the “key to the Deccan”
Khooni Bhandara : the ancient water supply system from Mughal period at Burhanpur has been declared as a state protected structure by the State Directorate of Archeology, Archives and Museums.
Black Taj (Tomb of Shah Nawaz Khan) : The tomb of Shahnawaz Khan, son of Abdur Rahim Khan-e-Khana, is called ‘Kala Taj Mahal’ or ‘Black Taj Mahal’ by the locals. It’s a beautiful monument, shaped like the Taj though built on a much smaller scale.
Moti Mahal : This beautiful monument was built by Mughal Empire Shah Jahan for his beloved Moti Begum. It’s a two-storied building made up with stones, brick and lime.
Shahi Qila : The Shahi Qila was a majestic palace in Burhanpur, located to the east of the Tapti River.
-End the day by resting at the hotel after enjoying the lavish dinner.
Get a good night’s sleep and rejuvenate for the big marathon event for the next day
Day 3 – MARATHON & SIGHTSEEING
-Wake up early in the morning and have a hearty breakfast.
-Reach the start up point of the marathon.
-Enjoy your marathon by running through the historical routes of Burhanpur.
-Attend the closing ceremony.
-Get back to the hotel and take a rest after the tiring day.
-After the Marathon, you can opt for sightseeing / Heritage walk /River Walking /Textile Trail – Kapas se Libas tak / Village Walk
As Burhanpur is endowed with a rich culture which can be observed in its tribal dance and Sufi music, at additional prices you enjoy the tribal matki dance and Sufi music that can be conducted.
DAY 4 – BURHANPUR TO INDORE | BID AUDIOS TO THE HISTORICAL LAND
-Wake up at your hotel to a beautiful morning in the historical land and enjoy a delicious breakfast.
-Check out from the hotel after packing your bags along with a bundle of memories.
-You can then embark back on the journey towards Indore.
-Conclude the tour with beautiful memories on reaching your desired destination in Indore for your onward journey.
You will have the option to choose the accommodation of your liking from our list of 3-4 star properties in both Indore & Burhanpur.
***Please Note, Price will vary according to the variants chosen***
A runcation is a getaway at a scenic destination with lots of running and exploring thrown in. This Runcation will take you on a journey through some of our country’s most historic & scenic landscapes.
The Burhanpur Runcation will begin on the 21st January & end on the 24th January 2022.
The runs are not timed, these are fun runs at scenic locations!
You can book anytime before the 21st January but last minute bookings (less than 7 days prior to the event) will incur surcharges.
Please note that the cost flight tickets is not included in the price mentioned above. But our travel partner will be happy to assist you if you also require flight tickets to Indore.
If you can run or walk 5KM in under 1.5 hours, you will enjoy our Runcation. You can walk too if you like – and even if you have never run before, you will find this Runcation an enjoyable experience. Do not forget to bring comfortable running shoes.
➔ Stay in hygienic and sanitized hotels (As per the Variant selected)
➔ Buffet breakfast and Dinner as per the Itinerary
➔ A Go Heritage Run fun run (5km/10 km/21km) in Burhanpur
➔ Highly-Experienced driver cum guide
➔ Sightseeing as per itinerary
➔All toll tax, parking, fuel, and driver allowances
➔ Comfortable and hygienic vehicle (SUV/Sedan) for sightseeing on all days as per the itinerary.
➔ Airfare, travel insurance
➔ Any other expense not mentioned in the itinerary above
➔ Meals apart from breakfast & dinner
Yes! While a runcation is meant for folks who run, we understand that non-runner partners/friends/family members may also want to join with a runner. We will be glad to host non-running guests at the Burhanpur Runcation!
Yes! Children are welcome to run or join as non-runners at the Burhanpur Runcation! Children will need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times if they are running.
If a cancellation is made 30 days prior to the date of travel, a cancellation fee equal to 45% of the total tour cost will be charged.
If cancellations are made 15-30 days prior to the date of travel, a cancellation fee of 75% of the total tour cost will be charged.
If a cancellation is made between 0-15 days prior to the date of travel, a cancellation fee of 100% of the total tour cost will be charged.
Incase of Covid lockdown – Tour will be freezed can restart as per client fresh dates.
Marcopolo are a group of wanderers who believe that getting lost in the wonders of adventure and nature is the escape everyone needs. This team is made by people mad about adventure, travel, and new experiences. As a result, they will provide you with the best possible adventure and entertainment one can have, in addition to hotel accommodation and transportation.