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Orchha Fort, Orchha
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Filled with ancient monuments dating back to the 16th century, Orchha Fort is a beautiful yet small town brimming with temples, palaces, gardens, and pavilions. Expect to enter the complex through an arched causeway, keeping your eyes peeled for battlements along the fort walls. Once inside, find yourself in an open space surrounded by palaces decorated with projected balconies and latticed windows. Do not miss the Raja Mahal, the elaborate structure where royalty lived up until the 18th century. Remember to wear good walking shoes to help with all the exploring and climbing you'll do at this attraction. Make Orchha Fort a part of your Orchha vacation plans using our Orchha itinerary maker.
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  • It is an interesting visit. We were going on the way to Khajuraho and stop on the way to visit the Fort and the temple. I think what is pretty well preserved but somewhat neglected, had garbage and graffiti on some walls.
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  • Situated on the banks of betwa river this monument tells a lot about the Bundelas and their glorifying rule.Please do hire a guide.It was built by Rudra pratap in 1501AD.The entry to the fort is by a ...  more »
  • We had a guided tour of the Forts and really enjoyed our time there. The tour was great and the forts themselves are amazing to see. We also went to the sound and light show in the evening which was a...  more »