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Orchha Travel Guide

Suitable For
  • Languages:
    Hindi and English
  • Best Time to Visit:
    September to March
  • Temperature:
    Summer (24°C Min to 47°C Max) & Winter (9°C Min and 24°C Max)
  • Seasons: Summer (March-June), Winter (November-Feb), Monsoon (June-September)
  • Climate: Quite Hot
  • Nearest Railway: Jhansi
  • Nearest Airport: Gwalior

Orchha is a wonderful town located on the banks of Betwa River and famous for its ancient temples, historical monuments and picturesque landscape. The natural beauty of this place makes it a nature lovers’ paradise and photographer’s delight. You can explore Orchha to escape from the day to day hectic life and enjoy the pleasant atmosphere. The word ‘Orchha’ signifies a hidden place richly gifted with a blanket of serene vegetation and natural beauty.”Golden Triangle Holiday” is offering this Orchha Travel Guide to explore the beautiful surroundings and historical monuments.

Major Tourist Attractions / Tourist Places in Orchha

Orchha Fort

This fort complex is located near the Betwa River and houses many temples & palaces. Some of the well-known palaces are Raj Mahal and Jahangir Mahal.

Ram Raja Temple

This temple is dedicated to Lord Rama and attracts large number of tourists from different parts of India. As per a legend, Lord Rama appeared in the dreams of Madhukar Shah and said to bring the idol of Lord Rama into the palace before installing it inside the temple.


It is another important tourist attraction in Orchha that includes 14 Chattris placed in a single row. These Chattris are basically the tombs of emperors and symbolizes the rich cultural heritage of India.

How To Reach

By Air
The nearest airport to Orchha is located in Gwalior. It is considered as the best option to reach Orchha, as you can hire a car from Gwalior to reach this city and explore the major places of interest.

By Rail
The nearest railways station to Orchha is located at Jhansi and which is well connected with all the major cities like Delhi, Jhansi, Gwalior and many others. After reaching Jhansi by train, you can hire a car to explore places in and around this beautiful town.

By Road
Orchha is well-connected by road with all the major Indian cities like Delhi, Jhansi, Gwalior and many others. It also has very good bus connectivity and you can hire a car after reaching this city to explore the major tourist attractions.

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