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Hidden behind the steep dhak forest of Bundelkhand region of Madhya Pradesh, Orchha is a fascinating slumber town, which very few have heard about. The traditional vacationers visit Jhansi, Gwalior or Khajuraho, but this sleepy yet magnificent hamlet carries unbelievable treasures from the medieval Indian royalty.  From Nature’s blessings to architectural marvels, Orchha has something to offer to all kinds of travelers.

  1. Nature’s Bliss
    If you are a lover of nature or history or both, you are sure to fall for Orchha, the … The place is a delight for bird watchers as there are around 200 species of birds. The scenic beauty of Orchha makes it a photographer’s delight and nature lovers’ paradise.

    Orchha Wildlife Sanctuary

  2. Heritage Grandeur
    Regarded for the magnanimous structure of Orchha Fort, cenotaphs and palaces, Orchha lists its name among the rich heritage destinations when it comes to rich architecture.

    orchha fort

  3. Adventure Spree
    A perfect getaway from the maddening crowd of city life, Orchha brings the perfect change with one vacation. The exciting and adventurous activities like bicycling, river crossing and wildlife safari brings the visitors back again and again.

    Ancient town Orchha

  4. Water Rafting
    An exhilarating river rafting expedition on the currents of River Betwa is another activity to enjoy in Orchha. The River Rafting, especially in monsoon, offers a different perspective of life on the brimming river Betwa.

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  5. Eternal Solace
    Magnificent and mesmeric, the temples of Orchha render a kind of sanity and solace to the visitors. The popular Ram Raja Temple is regarded as one of the best Lord Ram Temples in India where he is worshiped as King. Apart from that, be it the exquisite structure of Chaturbhuj Temple or the palace like grand Laxmi Narayan Temple, each narrate a legendary bond of devotees and their Lord.

    ram raja templeFor an unforgettable experience of the beautiful town of Orchha with the ultimate regal hospitality amidst  the modern luxuries and beauty of nature, feel free to contact

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

 

 

More of an art gallery than a museum, the Saket Museum in Orchha showcases some beautiful folk paintings from different states of India. The Madhubani paintings from Bihar are particularly striking. This museum was established by Kapil Tiwari, director of the Adivasi Lok Kala Academy.

Keeping in mind Orchha’s spiritual and archeological importance, and also its significance as a renowned tourist place, the academy established Ramayan Kala Museum in 2005 at Baroodkhana, Orchha. The museum houses all art items, traditional painting featuring Ramkatha in various styles. It also showcases crowns, masks, jewellery and costumes associated with Ramkatha and Ramleela.

Saket Ramayan Kala Sangrahalaya is the country’s first museum which display the traditional arts associated with the Ramayana, themed artwork in various tribal art styles.

Sharing the mesmerizing paintings of Saket Ramayan Kala Sangrahalaya.

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Sita Vidai, Madhubani Art (Bihar)

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Lord Rama paying his respects to Yamuna River, Cheriyal Pattam Art (Andhra Pradesh)

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Maarich’s transformation into a golden deer, Chrakathi Art (Maharashtra)

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Lord Rama and Hanuman, Kalamkari Art (Andhra Pradesh)

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Lord Rama’s Coronation, Patua Art (West Bengal)

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Establishment of the Bridge, Patta Art (Orissa)

Saaket Museum is ranked 3rd among the 10 must to do things in Orchha.

For an unforgettable experience of the mesmerizing art work of india with the ultimate regal hospitality amidst  the modern luxuries and beauty of nature, feel free to contact

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

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Orchha is one of the most under explored and lesser known tourism destinations in India. The hidden town has many incredible spots that tourists would love to see and admire like the mammoth size cenotaphs, temples, monuments, palaces mansions and wildlife. Each of these beautiful, incredible places has something unique to offer, be it the Chaturbhuj Temple, which was constructed for Lord Ram’s idol but later turned for lord Vishnu or the lush wildlife bordering serene river Betwa!

Orchha is a treat for people who admire beautiful architecture, culture and nature’s beauty. The cenotaph town of Orchha has many popular sites that you’d love to visit and admire. Here are the top attractions of Orchha-

1. Orchha Fort
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Situated on an island surrounded by River Betwa, Orchha fort is mesmeric for the scenic location and the palaces, temples it houses. The fort complex has three most important palaces; these are Jahangir MahalRaj Mahal and the famous Rai Parveen Mahal. Orchha Fort is also popular for its architecture, and the fascinating views from its multi-storeyed balconies are spectacular.

2. Jahangir Mahal
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Jahangir Mahal beautifully reflects the architectural splendor that prevailed in the medieval times of Orchha. Built as a citadel to honor the friendship among Mughals and Bundelas, the Jahangir Mahal is a fine example of Mughal architecture. It has ultra spacious halls large enough to allow the entry of war elephants.

3. Huge Cenotaphs
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The mammoth sized cenotaphs (Chhatris) in Orchha bear relics to the imperial glory and grandeur of the Bundela kings during the medieval era. Poised bordering the shimmering River Betwa, the Cenotaphs of Orchha are the most prominent travel attractions in Orchha.

4. River Betwa
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An integral part of the medieval city ofOrchha, theBetwa River is one of the principal rivers that flow through the state of Madhya Pradesh. The quaint Orchha town rests on the banks of the River Betwa, which has also found ample mention n the Hindu epic Mahabharata.

5. Orchha Wildlife
2b6efa54ed6861dc888311f0e3cd-grandeOrchha Wildlife Sanctuary

Orchha Wildlife Sanctuary lies within the area through which Betwa River flows. It’s one of the most scenic places in Bundelkhand region of Madhya Pradesh. Orchha Wildlife Sanctuary is also home to some of the most endangered species of the world.

For this delightful tour of Orchha, visit

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

 

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