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Bhadbhada Road, Orchha 472246, India
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All reviews orchha fort beautiful palace main entrance mughal king stone work hindu and muslim architecture amazing art work steep staircase one night impressive structure pay a visit certainly worth a visit betwa river great monument single ticket great place to visit top level
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Reviewed 12 April 2013

This is a very interesting site that is a typical stop for tour groups taking the train from Agra to Jhansi, enroute to Khujaraho. There is plenty of elevation change in this location….getting from the ground up to the main level of the palace is...More

Date of experience: March 2013
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Reviewed 9 April 2013

Orchha is one of the prettiest towns I have ever visited and March was the best month. The surrounding landscape was dotted with 'Flame of the Forest' trees in full bloom-an explosion of orange.The flowers are used to make an orange dye.The palaces of the...More

Date of experience: March 2013
Thank mita b
Reviewed 15 March 2013

was in great shape as it was used only for a brief stop over by Jahangir and then not used.... great layout and artisan work in carvings and combination of different cultural displays.

Date of experience: February 2013
Thank G-clayton2011
Reviewed 15 March 2013

Not well maintained, but worth every moment you spend inside it. try to use stairs and go to the 2nd floor to get birds eye view of city

Date of experience: March 2013
Thank garpit
Reviewed 27 February 2013

This was made to welcome Jahangir when he visited the Hindu king for his help. The grandeur can't be described in words! The designs, the influence of islamic architecture in order to make Jahangir feel welcome unmistakable! Spent hours in the fort just feeling the...More

Date of experience: February 2013
Thank monicakochar
Reviewed 23 December 2012

a place built for an emperor in which he stayed for 1 Night. Looking at it you think of the kings and their whims and wonder if this was done today. There would be Supreme Court enquiry and press would have field day government would...More

Date of experience: December 2012
Thank Amolakh
Reviewed 21 August 2012

To think that this palace for built so that a guy could stay there for ONE day is ridiculous. The courtyards are beautiful and you can climb all the way to the top. Take care since there are no railings and in some places there...More

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank mjose24
Reviewed 10 July 2012

Jehangir Mahal is part of the fort complex. It has some amazing friezes in remarkable condition. The interiors are quite dark so some of your photo's might not come out so well as flash photography isn't allowed. The flash damages the paintings, so please remember...More

Date of experience: April 2012
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