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Chhatris Cenotaphs, Orchha
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Explore the memorials dedicated to the town's historical kings at Chhatris Cenotaphs, which stand next to an ancient temple on the river Betwa. Constructed between the 17th and 18th century in the regional Bundelkhand architectural style, these highly ornamented cenotaphs represent triple-storied tombs with temple-like features. Explore the ancient streets where time has stood still, and examine a total of fourteen cenotaphs built on spots where each royal was cremated. The most popular memorial, Vir Singh Deo, has a distinguishable design that attracts the majority of tourists. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Orchha holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Chhatris Cenotaphs and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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TripAdvisor
  • When I was here the last time was visiting some remote and impoverished layers the chhatris. Today it is fully enclosed and ' clean '. But I miss the charm of yesteryear, ' los road on the river bank where the wax was done, where the goats for them..
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  • if you like heritage property this is one you can visit. calm and beautiful . on the bank of betwa river 
  • Beautiful set of chatris. Pleasant garden. Ideal to settle a bit and enjoy both the chatris and the flight of vultures circled above
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  • When in Orchha, the Chhatris are definitely a must see! The surrounding gardens are well maintained and look particularly stunning!