HISTORICAL DELIGHT OF MADHYA PRADESH

HISTORICAL DELIGHT OF MADHYA PRADESH

trip highlights  PLAN YOUR TRIP

  • Visit to western and eastern group temples at Khajuraho
  • Explore Kandariya Mahadev and Lakshmana Temple, Khajuraho
  • Visit Jahangir Mahal, Orchha Fort and Chaturbhuj Mandir, Orchha

Madhya Pradesh is frittered with several destinations boasting a variety of tourist attractions that are rich in spirituality, culture and much more. Khajuraho and Orchha are two of such destinations reflecting the culture, traditions and architectural brilliance of ancient times perfectly. Orchha holds ancient and beautiful monuments dating back to one thousand years.  It is one of the popular tourist destinations in the state that boasts off striking palaces, carved temples, forts and other structures. Orchha highlights the magnificence and splendour of the Bundelas. Snuggled in the lustrous Bundelkhand countryside, this beautiful place is bestowed with natural beauty and grandeur. It's a must visit destination that gives a delightful experience to leisure travelers. Similary, Khajuraho is a living form of artwork melted into sculptures, erotic carvings, heritage temples, dance festival and more. It has been listed as one of the heritage sites of the world. Khajuraho is famous for holding the finest temple art of the world, stunning architectural marvel and religious factor. Khajuraho is famous for the Group of Monuments comprising of Hindu and Jain temples built during 10th to 12 century AD. Out of 85 temples, just 22 remain today as icon of ancient architectural intelligence of Indians.

Day

1

Arrival Jhansi - Orchha By Road 16kms/30mins
Orchha

On arrival at Jhansi railway station/airport, meet our representative who will be there for your welcome and thereafter transfer you to your final destination i.e. Orchha. Check in at your already booked hotel in Orchha and get ready to leave for the local sightseeing tour. Our day tour to Orchha will include a visit to Phool Bagh, Orchha fort complex, Laxminarayan Temple and Raja Ram Temple. Orchha fort complex is a must visit attraction of town with a number of palaces within it portraying the stories of wonderful past. It is the only place in country where Lord Rama is worshipped as a king and not as a god.
Phool Bagh is a stunning garden in Orchha that represents the rich artistic sense of the royal rulers of the Bundelkhand dynasty. It also reflects the natural wonder of the place during the bygone era.
All these are the major attraction of the place and can leave you with a mesmerizing experience. After exploring these places , return back to the hotel for a relaxing overnight stay.


Day

2

Orchha - Local Sightseeing
Orchha

In the morning after breakfast, proceed to explore other interesting places of Orchha such as Orchha Sanctuary, Sunder Mahal, Chaturbhuj Temple, Raj Mahal and Chattris. Sunder Mahal is a gorgeous palace in Orchha which now serves as a major pilgrimage centre for Hindu. This palace belongs to a Hindu king named Prince Dhurbhajan . Raj Mahal is one of the famous palaces of Orchha that grab attention of visitors from around the world. It was initially built by Rudra Pratap Singh in the 16th century and completed by his successors. Chattris are basically the tombs of Maharajas which have been positioned on prominent platforms and supported by pillars. They are designed and structured in a unique way allowing them to enter in the list of major tourist attractions of Orchha.
Later return back to the hotel for a comfortable overnight stay.


Day

3

Orchha - Khajuraho By Road 170kms/04hrs
Khajuraho

After breakfast in the morning, leave from Orchha and drive to Khajuraho. On arrival, check in at your hotel and get ready to leave for the local sightseeing tour of Khajuraho. Visit the legendary temples including Chitragupta Temple, Devi Jagdamba Temple and Adinath Temple that are supposed to be constructed in the 9th and 10th century A.D by Chandela rulers. These temples are famous for their unique and ancient engravings. After witnessing some of the major wonders of Chandela rulers, head back to the hotel for an overnight stay.


Day

4

Khajuraho - Local Sightseeing
Khajuraho

In the morning after breakfast, proceed to explore some of the other major attractions such as Kalinjar Fort, Ajaigarh Fort, Vaman Temple and Parsvanth Temple. Kalinjar Fort is an old fort that was believed to be the heart of the Chandella kingdom in the 10th century. Ajaigarh Fort is an ancient fort that believed to have five gates initially, but now has only two gates, two rock-cut tanks and two temples. In addition, three ruined Jain temples have also been spotted in Ajaigarh fort and are designed in Khajuraho style.
Later return back to the hotel for an overnight stay.


Day

5

Departure Khajuraho
Khajuraho

After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and get transferred to Khajuraho airport/Railway station in order to take your flight back home.


Inclusions

  • Accommodation for 04nights/05days
  • Daily Breakfast in Khajuraho and Orchha
  • All transfers and sightseeing by AC Car
  • All hotel taxes

Exclusions

  • Any airfare/train fare 
  • Any guide charges
  • Any cost on personal expenses
  • Any entrance fees
  • Any other meals unless specified
  • GST 5% additional 

How do I get to Orchha?   

Jhansi is the nearest railway station and Gwalior the nearest airport. The distance between Jhansi and Orchha is 18 kilometres.

What is Orchha famous for?   

It is famous for its palaces and temples built in the 16th and 17th centuries.

What are the specialties of the local cuisine in Khajuraho? Please recommend some good authentic restaurants.   

Famous Restaurant is Raja cafe which is multi cusine Restaurant. But for Indian Cusine famous Restaurant is Badri Marwadi Bhoj.

What is the timing of light and sound show?   

Evening time 7 to 8pm

What to pack before you go?   

Sunglasses , Sunglasses , Comfortable pair of shoes to walk

Type of Vacation


Pilgrimage


Nature


History & Culture


Family

PLAN YOUR TRIP

Madhya Pradesh is frittered with several destinations boasting a variety of tourist attractions that are rich in spirituality, culture and much more. Khajuraho and Orchha are two of such destinations reflecting the culture, traditions and architectural brilliance of ancient times perfectly. Orchha holds ancient and beautiful monuments dating back to one thousand years.  It is one of the popular tourist destinations in the state that boasts off striking palaces, carved temples, forts and other structures. Orchha highlights the magnificence and splendour of the Bundelas. Snuggled in the lustrous Bundelkhand countryside, this beautiful place is bestowed with natural beauty and grandeur. It's a must visit destination that gives a delightful experience to leisure travelers. Similary, Khajuraho is a living form of artwork melted into sculptures, erotic carvings, heritage temples, dance festival and more. It has been listed as one of the heritage sites of the world. Khajuraho is famous for holding the finest temple art of the world, stunning architectural marvel and religious factor. Khajuraho is famous for the Group of Monuments comprising of Hindu and Jain temples built during 10th to 12 century AD. Out of 85 temples, just 22 remain today as icon of ancient architectural intelligence of Indians.

Detailed Itinerary

Day

1

Arrival Jhansi - Orchha By Road 16kms/30mins
Orchha

On arrival at Jhansi railway station/airport, meet our representative who will be there for your welcome and thereafter transfer you to your final destination i.e. Orchha. Check in at your already booked hotel in Orchha and get ready to leave for the local sightseeing tour. Our day tour to Orchha will include a visit to Phool Bagh, Orchha fort complex, Laxminarayan Temple and Raja Ram Temple. Orchha fort complex is a must visit attraction of town with a number of palaces within it portraying the stories of wonderful past. It is the only place in country where Lord Rama is worshipped as a king and not as a god.
Phool Bagh is a stunning garden in Orchha that represents the rich artistic sense of the royal rulers of the Bundelkhand dynasty. It also reflects the natural wonder of the place during the bygone era.
All these are the major attraction of the place and can leave you with a mesmerizing experience. After exploring these places , return back to the hotel for a relaxing overnight stay.


Day

2

Orchha - Local Sightseeing
Orchha

In the morning after breakfast, proceed to explore other interesting places of Orchha such as Orchha Sanctuary, Sunder Mahal, Chaturbhuj Temple, Raj Mahal and Chattris. Sunder Mahal is a gorgeous palace in Orchha which now serves as a major pilgrimage centre for Hindu. This palace belongs to a Hindu king named Prince Dhurbhajan . Raj Mahal is one of the famous palaces of Orchha that grab attention of visitors from around the world. It was initially built by Rudra Pratap Singh in the 16th century and completed by his successors. Chattris are basically the tombs of Maharajas which have been positioned on prominent platforms and supported by pillars. They are designed and structured in a unique way allowing them to enter in the list of major tourist attractions of Orchha.
Later return back to the hotel for a comfortable overnight stay.


Day

3

Orchha - Khajuraho By Road 170kms/04hrs
Khajuraho

After breakfast in the morning, leave from Orchha and drive to Khajuraho. On arrival, check in at your hotel and get ready to leave for the local sightseeing tour of Khajuraho. Visit the legendary temples including Chitragupta Temple, Devi Jagdamba Temple and Adinath Temple that are supposed to be constructed in the 9th and 10th century A.D by Chandela rulers. These temples are famous for their unique and ancient engravings. After witnessing some of the major wonders of Chandela rulers, head back to the hotel for an overnight stay.


Day

4

Khajuraho - Local Sightseeing
Khajuraho

In the morning after breakfast, proceed to explore some of the other major attractions such as Kalinjar Fort, Ajaigarh Fort, Vaman Temple and Parsvanth Temple. Kalinjar Fort is an old fort that was believed to be the heart of the Chandella kingdom in the 10th century. Ajaigarh Fort is an ancient fort that believed to have five gates initially, but now has only two gates, two rock-cut tanks and two temples. In addition, three ruined Jain temples have also been spotted in Ajaigarh fort and are designed in Khajuraho style.
Later return back to the hotel for an overnight stay.


Day

5

Departure Khajuraho
Khajuraho

After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and get transferred to Khajuraho airport/Railway station in order to take your flight back home.


Hotels

INCLUSIONS

  • Accommodation for 04nights/05days
  • Daily Breakfast in Khajuraho and Orchha
  • All transfers and sightseeing by AC Car
  • All hotel taxes

EXCLUSIONS

  • Any airfare/train fare 
  • Any guide charges
  • Any cost on personal expenses
  • Any entrance fees
  • Any other meals unless specified
  • GST 5% additional 

Know before you go

How do I get to Orchha?   

Jhansi is the nearest railway station and Gwalior the nearest airport. The distance between Jhansi and Orchha is 18 kilometres.

What is Orchha famous for?   

It is famous for its palaces and temples built in the 16th and 17th centuries.

What are the specialties of the local cuisine in Khajuraho? Please recommend some good authentic restaurants.   

Famous Restaurant is Raja cafe which is multi cusine Restaurant. But for Indian Cusine famous Restaurant is Badri Marwadi Bhoj.

What is the timing of light and sound show?   

Evening time 7 to 8pm

What to pack before you go?   

Sunglasses , Sunglasses , Comfortable pair of shoes to walk

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