Orchha

Orchha

Things to do - general

Orchha: – Orchha is a very attractive and exquisite destination in Tikamgarh district of Madhya Pradesh state, India. It was established in the 16th century by the Bundela Rajput chieftain, Rudra Pratap. The beautiful ancient town is located on the banks of the Betwa River, 80 km from Tikamgarh & 15 km from Jhansi in Uttar Pradesh. The palaces and temples of Orchha are still retaining their original grandeur. Word Orchha means hidden place and this place is famous only because it ancient architecture and elegant monuments. The city attracts many tourists from all over the world because of its rich and royal culture and traditions. Orchha has many ancient temples of 16th and 17th century which makes it an interesting tourist destination among people. One can catch the glimpse of history of India in Orchha.  The marvelous wall painting on the walls of the ancient temples and royal palace of Orchha are so attractive that you can’t stop staring them; they will make the viewer mesmerized.


Places of attraction in Orchha

  • Chattris (cenotaphs)
  • Orchha Fort
  • Jahangir Mahal
  • Ram Raja Temple
  • Chaturbhuj Temple
  • Jhansi Fort
  • Orchha Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Lakshmi Narayan Temple
  • Betwa River
  • Dauji Ki Kothi
  • Dinman Hardaul’s Palace
  • Chandrashekhar Azad Memorial – Shahid Smarak
  • Raj Mahal
  • Radhika Vihar Temple
  • Phool Bagh

Orchha has many options for accommodation, the palace of Bundelkhand king, ‘Sheesh Mahal’ has been converted into a heritage hotel and beautiful place which offers a comfortable and royal accommodation. The restaurants in Orchha offer tasty foods and cuisines of different varieties.  The best time to visit this historical place is during winter season.  Summers are hot while winters are pleasant in Orchha.

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