The town is steeped in history and is famous for its palaces and temples built in the 16th and 17th centuries. The architectural splendor of the monuments in Orchha reflects the glory of its rulers. The Betwa River, on whose banks Orchha lies, and the forests around it attract tourists to this place.
Learn to Cook the Best Recipes of MP at Rajni Cooking Classes. The best way to explore a place is through the locals. Rajni cooking classes would teach you how to make masala chai, eggplant curry, cabbage and potato curry along with a number of local dishes. The locality, Rajni has whipped up her family recipes with grace and passion. After the class, if you are interested, Rajni can decorate your wrists and palms with her beautiful mehndi designs. Orchha, in its simplest form, can be easily seen through the windows of her home.
Orchha Wildlife Sanctuary offers an ideal breakaway to the tourists visiting the historic attractions in Orchha. While the town boasts of history and culture of the Bundela dynasty, the wildlife sanctuary offers proximity to nature to the visitors. The wildlife sanctuary is worth a visit in the list of Orchha tourist places as it revives your mind, body, and soul with a close encounter with nature. The magnificent flora and fauna will enchant you like the serene River Betwa, passing through the sanctuary, inhabits marine life and serves as a lifeline to the animals in the forest. A safari in this sanctuary promises an exquisite ride through the forest housing more than 200 bird species.
Enthused with amazing sound and breathtaking effects, the Sound and light show is something you must not miss when in Orchha. The Orchha Fort complex, which houses a large number of ancient monuments consisting of the fort, palaces, temple, and other edifices, is located in the Orchha town in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. The 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 audiovisual medium.
A true adventure sports activity that the Betwa river offers. The most easily spotted monuments along the kayaking course are the 14 Chatteris, which stand tall and reflect in the river. Another key part of Orchha, the river takes the kayakers along the boundary of the Orchha Natural Reserve. Activities in Orchha are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. This gives the adventure sports lovers a closer look at the vivid species of birds that have made the reserve their home. Kayaking is the most exciting adventure sports in Orchha. With Grade, I and Grade II type rapids making the river a magnet for kayakers, the experience of kayaking is enhanced by the forest and historic monuments along the bank of the river.
In this tour, you will go to Orchha with a private car(Up to 4 people) or van(Up to 6 people) from Gwalior. A private tour to see the beautiful Ram temple has an intriguing history behind it. The Idols which were supposed to be installed in the magnificent Chaturbhuj Temple were kept on the ground where this temple now stands. We will also visit Jehangir Mahal, Orchha Fort place. This is a classic example of Mughal architecture. The domes are built according to Timurid customs and the gates or Iwans are large enough to allow entry of War elephants. And also visit Betwa river and many more. If you want to visit Pitambara peeth in Datia (optional) then you have to pay additional charges. You'll return safely to Gwalior to your hotel after this day of history.