The walk on the fort Kumbhalgarh will take place along the Entire Area of this mighty wall. The total distance to be covered is approximately 12-15 kilometers it is the horizontal distance without measuring steep ascent and descent is 10.012 kilo meters as per the GPS. The walk is marked by steep throughout the stretch of the wall at times even up to 60° degrees. The Contestants will have to climb up and down several stairs at different intervals. An average fit person is estimated to take 3-5 hours to complete this distance.
The estimated time taken may vary depending upon
a The prevalent weather condition.
b Training and physical fitness of the participant.
It is addressed here that this event is a walk and not a run. Any contender found running on the wall will be disqualified by the panel of judges.
Primarily this walk is organized to promote tourism towards rich heritage and culture of Rajasthan but in order to add extra excitement to the event and encourage competition amongst the participant’s several prizes have been decided.
Even the full Blazingsun couldn’t beat the participants’ determination and the administrators too played their part by providing the energy drinks and some eatables during the route of the walk. Participants will take rest in between, at the centers that were prepared for their comfort and moved on to finish their walk.
Kumbhalgarh is well connected from all major cities by transportation. It is located at just 2 hours driving distance from Udaipur. It is well connected with the capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur, by NH-48 and NH-58.