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Private Tour: Orchha Day Trip from Khajuraho
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“orchha fort” (16 reviews)
“betwa river” (11 reviews)
Bhadbhada Road, Orchha 472246, India

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Located very close to the Orchha Fort, this palace was constructed to honour Jahangir, but he was killed before he could pay a visit. You may want to visit the palace along with the fort. It also has nice views of the vicinity.

Thank Roamer077
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the main atteraction in ORCHHA which is quite big fort and approx. 4 to 5 story architecture. with great view of outside location like river temple city and forest near by. Has very wast history of Before Indepance period. Must visit

Thank sunilk398
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Beautifully carved and designed Mahal having the mixed architecture styles of Mughal and Hindu. It was made to welcome Jahangir for one night stay. The rear door opens facing the picturesque Betwa river.

Thank Shyam M
Reviewed 7 June 2017

This fort was built by a coward king in the honour of a Mughal Emperor in order to safeguard his own territory from attacks. The architecture is good but the idea behind building this grand palace is just ridiculous. Its just a waste of money....More

Thank anjan s
Reviewed 28 May 2017

I think this place locates next to other historical buildings - I hope I am correct. It is a beautiful palace with many and interesting place to visit

Thank iwsantoso
Reviewed 22 May 2017

24 July, 2016. On a visit to Orchha, we came out of the impressive Raja Mahal (the first structure in the overall area known as the `Orchha Fort'), towards the second large impressive one, the Jahangir Mahal. The entrance is actually from the Raja Mahal...More

Thank sumantra_travel
Reviewed 9 May 2017

You have to pinch yourself to realise how old all these buildings are. Magnificent marble work! The mural paintings unbelievable. If ever I go back I will overnight in Orchha. Needed much more time to slowly enjoy this gem!

Thank EStruwig
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The Jahangir mahal - built as an extension of the Raja mahal is a mix of Mughal and Hindu culture - elephants and typical Mughal carvings at each level - Indo Islamic architecture. The place is like a maze across 3 levels with narrow and...More

Thank Karthik R
Reviewed 30 March 2017

India was always a rich country and by seeing these Forts we r re-assured. Its a spectacular fort and now one of my favourites.

Thank JDR0X
Reviewed 28 March 2017

This palace was suppose to have been built in the honor of Jehangirs visit to Orchha. Very beautiful architecture a mix of Indian and Islamic style. The four bastions at the four corners with domes are really beautiful.

Thank traveller_prk
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