Jhansi - Orchha - Chitrakoot Heritage Tour

May 18, 2024

Jhansi - Orchha - Chitrakoot Heritage Tour

type: long weekend 


Day 1: Jhansi

  • Arrive in Jhansi and check into your hotel.
  • Visit the Rani Mahal, the fort where Rani Lakshmibai fought the British.
  • See the Lakshmi Tal, a beautiful lake in the heart of the city.
  • In the evening, enjoy a traditional Bundelkhand dinner.

Day 2: Orchha

  • Drive to Orchha, a town known for its beautiful palaces and temples.
  • Visit the Orchha Fort, a complex of palaces and temples built by the Bundela Rajput rulers.
  • See the Jahangir Mahal, a palace built by Raja Bir Singh Deo in the early 17th century.
  • In the evening, enjoy a boat ride on the Betwa River.

Day 3: Chitrakoot

  • Drive to Chitrakoot, a town situated on the banks of the Mandakini River.
  • Visit the Kamadgiri Temple, a temple dedicated to Lord Rama.
  • See the Gupt Godavari, a cave where Sita is said to have hidden during her exile.
  • In the evening, enjoy a bonfire and stargazing.

Day 4: Departure

  • After breakfast, drive back to Jhansi and catch your flight/train home.

This tour is a great way to experience the rich history and culture of Bundelkhand region. You will get to see some of the most beautiful palaces, temples, and natural landscapes in the region. The tour is also a great opportunity to learn about the Bundela Rajput rulers and their contribution to Indian history.

Here are some additional tips for planning your Jhansi - Orchha - Chitrakoot Heritage Tour:

  • The best time to visit Bundelkhand is between October and March, when the weather is pleasant.
  • You can book your tour through a travel agent or online.
  • Be sure to pack comfortable shoes, as you will be doing a lot of walking.
  • Don't forget to bring your camera to capture the beautiful scenery.

I hope you enjoy your tour!

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