What to see when in Orchha

Orchha Bundelkhand

Orchha, the capital of the mighty Bundela Rajput scions, spells history almost in every part of the town. The resplendent monuments here retain the historic touch to give visitors an insight into its glorious past. The location of the location in itself is picturesque with lush greens and hills around making it picture perfect. If you are a lover of nature or history or both, you are sure to fall in love with this fabulous hamlet- Orchha. The beautiful ancient land in Madhya Pradesh where many battle were fought. Now wondering where to go and what all to see when in Orchha? Here’s a precise list to places which you must visit to enjoy the true magnificence of the hidden tow Orchha!

  1. Orchha Fort

Situated on an island adjacent to Betwa River, Orchha for comprises of several monuments and palaces worth visiting. Raj Mahal, Rani Mahal, Jahangir Mahal, Rai Parveen Mahal and multi storied courtyards and some of the fascinating places to see.

Raj Mahal

  1. Chaturbhuj Temple

Those who appreciate good architecture are sure to be inspired just by looking at the exterior of the temple. It is said that the particular site of the temple was decided upon by the king to enable him to see the deity from the balcony of his palace. The views from the top floor of the temple are breathtaking.

Chaturbhuj_Temple,_Orchha

  1. Huge Cenotaphs

Awe- inspiring symbols of the rich cultural heritage and grandeur of the past, the 14 mammoth cenotaphs constructed beside River Betwa reflect the remarkable architectural skills of the craftsmen.

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  1. Laxmi Narayan Temple

The gorgeous temple portrays excellent creativity of the artisans of the great Bundela era as the architectural style involved in the creation is a beautiful blend of temple and fort.

Laxmi Narayan Temple

  1. Orchha Wildlife Sanctuary

Ever since the wildlife sanctuary was established in 1994, it has been one of the top tourist destinations in Orchha. River Betwa flowing through the lush forests of Orchha Wildlife sanctuary makes it more fascinating.

Orchha Wildlife Sanctuary

For an unforgettable experience of Orchha, feel free to contact

Amar Mahal
Orchha, District Tikamgarh,
Madhya Pradesh – INDIA
Tel :                                                 + 917680252102                        , 252202
Fax : +917680-252203
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