India is a vast land with thousands of nooks and crannies, which makes it a spectacular place for marathon enthusiasts. A challenging terrain, The Kaveri Trail Marathon runs along the Kaveri River, and the Goa River Run is just as spectacular. One of the most creative marathons is the Auroville, a race put on by locals who are front and center to cheer you on.
As night approaches, flashlights light the way for runners, making it something out of this world. From half marathons to full to ultra, India is one of the most diverse and unencumbered places on earth to strap on your running shoes and see land still untouched by human hands. The most awe-struck scenery to be viewed, it offers a unique flavor unlike anywhere else.