Khajuraho Orchha Private Day Trip With Lunch

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 9 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    9am
  • Departure Details :
    Your hotel in Khajuraho
  • Return Details :
    Your hotel in Khajuraho or Jhansi Railway Station
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable

Overview

Visit the small village of Orchha on a private day trip fromKhajuraho. A personal guide accompanies you to manyhistorical monuments while sharingstories and wartime legends. Learn about theBundela dynasty that once ruled the area. This 9-hour tour will take you to Jahangir Mahal, Raj Mahal, Rai Praveen Mahal, Chaturbhuj Temple, and more. A buffet lunch and entrance fees areincluded.

Highlights

  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Buffet lunch included
  • Includes free admission to top local attractions

Know More about this tour

After morning pickup from your hotel lobbyin Khajuraho, you'll drive a distance of roughly 106 miles (172 km) to Orchha in the comfort of a private vehicle. On arrival in thesmall village set among the hills, admire a valley formed by the crystal-clear waters of the Betwa River.

First, pay a visit to Jahangir Mahal, a 17th-century monumental palace in commemoration of Emperor Jahangir. Marvel at the stunning beauty characterized by delicate chhatris (elevated pavilions) and intricate trellis work.

Next is Raj Mahal, also crowned by chhatris and decorated inside withexquisite murals.The17th-centuryarchitecturaldesign features various religious elements. Also get a look at the two-story brick palace of Rai Praveen Mahal, built in remembrance of a 16th-century poet and musician. You may become awestruck upon seeing the prismatic light of sun rays slipping throughskillfully carved recesses in the main hall and other chambers.

Continue on with your guide to Chaturbhuj temple. Decorated with various symbols of religious significance, this majestic temple is mounted upon a giant stone platform and reached via steep stairs. Admire the subtle ornamentation of the exterior and step foot inside to seethe high, vaulted walls that imbue a sense of sanctity and peace of mind.

If time permits, you mayalso visit attractions such as: Laxmi Narayan Temple; the shrines of Siddh Baba Ka Sthan; Jugal Kishore; Janaki Mandir; Phool Bagh; Chhatris Cenotaphs; and the Hanuman Mandir at Ochharedwara.

Whenever you become hungry, your guide will accompany you to restaurant for amouthwatering lunch.

After your tour, you will be dropped off atyour hotel in Khajuraho or the Jhansi Railway Station by your chauffeur (assistance boarding the train isavailable).

Inclusions

  • Hotel pickup or drop-off in Khajuraho
  • Transport by private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Driver/local guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Buffet lunch

Exclusions

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • DVD (available to purchase)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A maximum of 8 people per booking

Group discount is available

Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required

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