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 planner .
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  • A bit confusing to get to but worth it for what’s left of the blue tiling and the magnificent stonework and architecture. The views out over Orchha are stunning.  more »
  • Highly impressed. So many things to know about. So many stories. Indian history what to say. What kind of people were there at that time (500 years ago) no civil engineer can make this type of archite...  more »
  • Must visit if you are in Orchha. The light and sound show is a bliss. Very knowledgeable and beautifully organised. The staff and management were very nice people. We had a great time.  more »
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