Walking with Donkey

Starting at Kanyakumari I’m expecting my 2,500km walk to Calcutta to take 5 months. Having never travelled with donkeys though this is an estimate at best… The walk will be mostly along the coast, below you can see the areas we’ll be travelling though and get a feel for our route.

MileStone 1 – Kanyakumari

Distance from beginning of trip: 0km

Start date: 15th November

MileStone 2 – Subrahmanya Temple

Distance from beginning of trip: 100km

Expected number of days walking from last milestone: 4

MileStone 3 – Maine National Park & Rameswaram Island

Distance from beginning of trip: 315km

Expected number of days walking from last milestone: 10

MileStone 4 – Point Calimere Wildlife & Bird Sanctuary

Distance from beginning of trip: 555km

Expected number of days walking from last milestone: 11

MileStone 5 – Karaikal

Distance from beginning of trip: 630km

Expected number of days walking from last milestone: 3

MileStone 6 – Pondicherry

Distance from beginning of trip: 770km

Expected number of days walking from last milestone: 6

MileStone 7 – Mamallapuram

Distance from beginning of trip: 860km

Expected number of days walking from last milestone: 4

MileStone 8 – Chennai

Distance from beginning of trip: 920km

Expected number of days walking from last milestone: 3

MileStone 9 – Pulicat Bird Sanctuary

Distance from beginning of trip: 1,030km

Expected number of days walking from last milestone: 6

MileStone 10 – False Divi Point

Distance from beginning of trip: 1,340km

Expected number of days walking from last milestone: 14

MileStone 11 – Yaman

Distance from beginning of trip: 1,590km

Expected number of days walking from last milestone: 12

MileStone 12 – Vishakhapatnam

Distance from beginning of trip: 1,820km

Expected number of days walking from last milestone: 11

MileStone 13 – Gopalpur

Distance from beginning of trip: 2,050km

Expected number of days walking from last milestone: 11

MileStone 14 – Puri

Distance from beginning of trip: 2,180km

Expected number of days walking from last milestone: 6

MileStone 15 – Konark

Distance from beginning of trip: 2,210km

Expected number of days walking from last milestone: 2

MileStone 16 – Chandipur

Distance from beginning of trip: 2,530km

Expected number of days walking from last milestone: 16

MileStone 17 – Estuary of Hugli River

Distance from beginning of trip: 2,720km

Expected number of days walking from last milestone: 9

Finish – Calcutta

Distance from beginning of trip: 2,800km

Expected number of days walking from last milestone: 4