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    Orchha Fort

    With so many places to explore around in the stunning land of India where you can witness a changing a pattern in the terrain, Orchha is yet another place that is renowned for its temples, palaces, and forts that will woo your senses. One such must-visit place in Orchha is the famous Orchha Fort that you have to visit.

    Also placed amongst the tentative list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites recently, this place has various places for every kind of travel enthusiast. If you’re planning a trip to this amazing town anytime soon, make sure you don’t miss out on this guide.

    About Orchha Fort

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    Located on the island of Betwa river, Orchha Fort is a beautiful historical place that attracts many tourists every year. Built by the Bundela Rajput Rudra Pratap Singh in the 16th century, this fort complex took a couple of following years to be completed by several successive rulers of Orchha State. Several attractions like Raja Mahal, Phool Bagh, Rai Praveen Mahal, and Jahangir Mahal along with Sheesh Mahal add more to the beauty of this fort complex.

    Orchha Fort Timings: 9 AM to 5 PM
    Orchha Fort Entrance Fee: INR 10 for Indians, INR 250 for foreigners, INR 25 for camera and INR 200 for video

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    Events At The Fort

    Events At The Fort

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    Curated with a wide range of effects and sounds, the Light and Sound show in Orchha Fort will make your holiday even better. While you’re in Orchha, this experience is surely not to be missed. Also available in two languages, this show has a unique vibe to it. You can watch the one in English at 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM or the one in Hindi from 8:45 PM to 9:45 PM. You’ll be surprised to know so much about the history of Orchha town with this amazing show.

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    Orchha Fort Map

    How To Reach The Fort

    How To Reach The Fort

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    Orchha in Madhya Pradesh is quite easy to reach from the major cities like Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai. The nearest railhead is Jhansi and closes airport is at Gwalior. Jhansi is at a mere distance of 18 Kms from Orchha. Upon reaching the town, you can navigate your way via a cab using Google maps.

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    India has a significant historical past that several tourists are aware of. This is one of the reasons that attracts them to this land. While Orchha’s scenic town only adds more to this glorious past and exquisite sightseeing activities in Madhya Pradesh with various temples, and grand palaces on board, there’s more to this place. Find out what this place has in store for you with a perfect holiday to Madhya Pradesh.

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