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Orchha- the Bundela capital of Madhya Pradesh in India is fast gaining importance in the tourist circle for offering peaceful and historic vacations but is still undaunted by the tourist crowd. Amar Mahal, Orchha is reminiscent of the royal past with its old world charm and is fused wonderfully with contemporary facilities. We are listing 5 points that make Orchha an ideal place for vacations and an experience that will hold you spellbound throughout your life.

  1. Uncrowded

This lesser known secret town of Orchha lies away from the hustle bustle of the city life and is undaunted by the tourist crowd. It makes up for a refreshing and exhilarating weekend break for the summers offering a unique experience.

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  1. Unexplored

Orchha unfolds many historical and legendary tales of the past and its grandeur. This little village has wonderfully preserved the spirit of its illustrious past. Adorned with splendid temples, cenotaphs, striking forts, chhatris, the capital of Bundela kingdom breathes history in every detail and offers many tourist spots to be explored.

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  1. Nature inbound

The town of Orchha is surrounded by dense Dhak forest, where the greenery flourishes like a beautiful valley and turns into a haven of nature’s bloom. Here every dawn is embraced by the chirping of birds, where the scenic water body adds to the picturesque environment.

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  1. Unwind

Unlike other historical destinations in India, the hidden town still offers a relaxed and rejuvenating experience to those seeking peace and true indulgence on their break. The expert Kerala Ayurvedic masseurs at Amar Mahal, Orchha will help you refresh and rejuvenate even when you are on a holiday.

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  1. Water sport activities

Confined to the central region, this tiny town of Madhya Pradesh provides the perfect setting for holidaying with your family. Orchha’s mighty river Betwa is wide and its placid flow gives a reason to the adventure lovers to experience water sports like rafting and kayaking.

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So wait no more and get going to experience the grandeur, beauty and everything marvellous about the hidden town of Orchha.

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Amar Mahal
Orchha, District Tikamgarh,
Madhya Pradesh – INDIA
Tel : + 917680252102, 252202
Fax : +917680-252203
email : reservation@amarmahal.com
amarmahal@bsnl.in

 

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Marriage is the joining of two people in a bond that putatively lasts until death. Weddings are once in a lifetime chance and you ought to make it memorable. India is considered one of the finest destinations to celebrate the communion of two souls and their families. Rich with its heritage, culture and traditions, who doesn’t like to celebrate their weddings like that of the erstwhile kings and queens. Making your wedding a memory to be cherished forever, a perfect destination does make a lot of difference to the whole wedding affair.

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Orchha is such beautiful destination that fulfils all the desires of couples & sets a fabulous mood for a perfect wedding. This remote town of natural beauty and splendour has almost everything to play a perfect host for a wedding.

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With a panoramic view of the mountains and architectural mansions on the backdrop who would not like to indulge in a wedding affair like this. You ask for a palace like wedding affair, we say yes, you ask for a royal gastronomical journey during the wedding functions, we say a yes. Yes, Amar Mahal, Orchha gives you all that you require for a big fat Indian wedding to make it memorable.

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Amar Mahal has a truly awe-inspiring architecture, lush green gardens for all your wedding functions – mehndi, sangeet and the main wedding day. With the grandeur no less like the royals and the rich hospitality, to take your marriage wows, Amar Mahal is perfect as a wedding venue keeping in mind your budget.

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Travel to the lesser known secret town of Orchha for a unique experience every time. 

Amar Mahal
Orchha, District Tikamgarh,
Madhya Pradesh – INDIA
Tel :+ 917680252102, 252202
Fax : +917680-252203
email : reservation@amarmahal.com
amarmahal@bsnl.in

Orchha- the Bundela capital of Madhya Pradesh in India is fast gaining importance in the tourist circle for offering peaceful and historic vacations. Orchha is still undaunted by the tourist crowd.  Unlike other historical destinations in India, the hidden town still offers a relaxed and rejuvenating experience to those seeking peace and true indulgence on their break.

As it is the right time to pack your bags and head to Orchha, and the long weekend, i.e. 30th March to 1st April, 2018 (Good Friday, Saturday and Sunday) is adding points to the plans, wait no more and get going to experience the grandeur, beauty and everything marvelous about the land of Raja Ram, also reminiscing about the great legends that history has to unfold.

Embark on an enlightening and exciting long weekend holiday in Orchha, with Amar Mahal as your base- http://www.amarmahal.com

Orchha has many tourist spots to explore with your own pace.

The Laxmi temple is a unique blend of temple and fort architecture. The frescoes within this temple depict social and secular themes. These frescoes have retained their vibrant colors.

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The Chaturbhuj temple of Orchha was the original destination of the idol of Lord Ram. This temple has been decorated with religious symbols on the outside, while it’s interior is stark. The massive citadel shaped temple can be seen from very far owing to its 4 pavilion structure.

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Orchha has huge cenotaphs (chhatris) or memorials for its rulers, situated near the Kanchan Ghat on River Betwa that offer a pleasant ambiance to the visitors during sunrise and sunset.

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You can also enjoy some of the exciting water sports like rafting and kayaking in the flow of brimming river Betwa.

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The Jahangir Mahal, which was built by Vir Singh Deo ji in the early part pf the 17th century to mark the visit of the Mughal Emperor, is an important monument of this fort. It is known for its delicate work on one hand and balanced with strong masonry on the other.

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The magnificent and poetic Raj Mahal is the second palace in Orchha’s fort complex, which is well known for its murals, depicting religious themes.

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The Rai Parveen Mahal, dedicated to the 17th-century poetess-musician, is the third palace within the Orchha Fort complex and is set among well-laid gardens.

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The Phool Bagh garden in Orchha is a well-laid garden and was the resting place of the erstwhile Bundela rulers. This garden has fountains, pavilions and ingenious water ventilation system called Sawan Bhado.

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Among the numerous temples in Orchha, Raja Ram temple is the most revered one as Lord ram is regarded as King here. A guard of honour is given to the deity every evening that too in the Palace.

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Travel to the lesser known secret town of Orchha for a unique experience every time. 

Amar Mahal
Orchha, District Tikamgarh,
Madhya Pradesh – INDIA
Tel :+ 917680252102, 252202
Fax : +917680-252203
email : reservation@amarmahal.com
amarmahal@bsnl.in

If you are particularly travelling to Orchha to soak in the grandeur of its heritage and interested in Orchha’s history then this blog will interest you for sure.

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Enthused with amazing sound and breathtaking effects, the Sound and light show is something you must not miss when in Orchha. Sound and Light show at the Fort/Palace Complex takes place from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm in English and from 8:45 pm to 9:45 pm in Hindi. It covers the history of Orchha and its glory in an interesting audio visual medium.

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Even though if there are 6- 7 people  in the audience, the organizers are happy to delight them. The prime purpose is to share the marvelous history and magnificence of Orchha with the tourists coming to the town. The interesting tales will keep you engrossing till the end.

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Kindly contact us at

 

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

 

 

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Quite off the usual taken track, Orchha is one of the best places to celebrate all that was great in 2017. The whole world has so many New Year’s Eve parties and club nights, whatever your taste, and you might be finding it quite challenging to zero on one perfect new year’s eve for you and your friends. Sit back and think about Amar Mahal Orchha as there could be no other peaceful, serene and delightful place better than this to feel excellent on the New Year’s Eve and off course the following morning!

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Celebrate this New Year Eve in the majestic surroundings of Amar Mahal Orchha. Revel in the land that expresses the lasting legacies of the Bundela Era. Located in the Bundelkhand region of Madhya Pradesh, Orchha is almost in the middle of the tourist sites of Jhansi and Khajuraho. Enjoy the poolside DJ night at pool with Gala Dinner and flavorsome Liquor on New Year Eve (31st Dec) and savor the delicious platter of veg and non veg snacks followed by succulent buffet Dinner and almost five kinds of desserts.

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Orchha is an ancient historical town hidden almost for centuries from the others and commands scenic views of its rugged surroundings and incredibly huge cenotaphs. Amar Mahal- the fascinating heritage hotel, once the house of the Rathores of Bundela era, is an ideal base for exploring the grandeur of magnificent architecture and natural beauty of Orchha . Amar Mahal Orchha is an upscale property of heritage importance and offers excellent facilities. Surrounded by natural beauty, each room presents an assortment of extravagance and comfort.

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To bid adieu to the old and ring in the new away from big-city chaos, call us  for attractive New Year’s Eve package at Amar Mahal Orchha! Bookings for the New Year Eve have already started, if you plan to bring back some lovely memorable moments from the Palace, you are cordially invited for a visit.

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Kindly contact us at

 

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

 

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Year’s most awaited holiday season is here and you are sure planning an escape from the busy city life. We are here with a destination less explored and less crowded in this blissful season of the year.  The hidden town of Madhya Pradesh – Orchha is now a very popular holiday destination for its extensively carved out cenotaphs and temples which can be seen 5 kms before even reaching the place! Bordered by the azure shades of river Betwa that flows by and the sky which seem to touch the cenotaphs, Orchha is unarguably the next best place of Central India to visit!

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This magnificent town of Madhya Pradesh in India is filled with legends of love and romance was built by Bundela Rajput kings. The grand palaces and temples with mammoth cenotaphs make it one of the most sought after destination for the travelers in this holiday season as winters are the best time to visit Orchha.

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With the autumn breeze the ambiances of Orchha become pleasant as local temperatures range between 25 degrees to 7 degrees making it comfortable to bear the sun at open places surrounding the great monuments.

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So waste no time and plan your winter holidays in the pleasant town of Orchha, which is replete with heritage, nature, wildlife, adventures and luxury of Amar Mahal!

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At Amar Mahal in Orchha you would love to enjoy the autumn sun with a blissful view of marvelous architecture and nature surrounding the palace. Book your winter holiday at Amar Mahal and have the wonderful spirit of adventure with all the comforts more than your home!

Amar Mahal Orchha,

District Tikamgarh, Madhya Pradesh,  INDIA

Tel :+ 917680252102, 252202

Fax : +917680-252203

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Orchha celebrates the wedding of their King – Raja Ram. Yes the God is revered not as deity but the king in this hidden town of Bundelkhand in Madhya Pradesh India. To mark the celebration of Raja Ram’s wedding; the entire town of Orchha is decorated beautifully like a new bride. Bathed in the glory of lights and colours, the temple of Raja Ram is a sight to behold. There will be a series of wedding ceremonies in the temple complex which includes rituals like worship of ancestral gods, the temple’s kitchen where the entire offerings and Prasad will be prepared, preparations of decorating Raja Ram idol etc.

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Orchha’s people’s adorable Prabhu Shriram Janaki‘s wedding ceremonies have started from November 19th. Like every year, this time also the Shriram Janaki Wedding Festival will be celebrated with Bundeli rituals. There will be a bhandaara where thousands of devotees will get to eat the Prasad at temple.  Today i.e. on 22nd November, there will be various rituals at the temple followed by Baraat at 07.00 pm on 23rd November 2017.  To witness the vibrant rituals and ceremonial functions, there will be a large number of devotees from across the country, including the Bundelkhand region, to participate in the wedding of Raja Ram.

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The wedding ceremonies are observed with great joy and gaiety.   A long ceremonial procession of Raja Ram towards Janaki Nagari will carried out from the Ram Raja Temple. The procession includes huge number of decorated chariots, carts with their traditional adornments, beautifully decorated dancing horses. A group of music bands, dancers and the royal staff of the temple will walk through the main streets of Orchha. The main attraction of the wedding function is the decorated chariots which are designed on the themes of different scenes from history.

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The villagers from the nearby villages, city residents and foreign tourists come every year to watch this spectacular wedding of Raja Ram in Orchha.

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For a delightful stay in orchha visit http://www.amarmahal.com

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