A Town In Niwari
Orchha also known as Urcha is a town in Niwari district of Madhya Pradesh. The town was founded by Maharaja Rudra Pratap Singh who was the first king of Orchha. It lies on Betwa River. It is a well-connected city .Cities like Jhansi and Tikamgarh are located in its vicinity and another major city like Kanpur is only 4 hour drive away from it.
Explore This Hidden Treasure
There are so many places to visit in orchha. It was once the capital of Bundelkhand and is indeed a hidden treasure. Explore magnificent temples like Jank Mandir, Laxmi Narayan temple, Raja Ram temple, Raja Mahal, Jahangir Mahal, Phool Bagh and many beautiful places. Experience the scenic beauty and all other tourist places in Orchha.
Orchha wildlife sanctuary is 1 km away from chhatris and 2 km away from fort. The sanctuary is on the banks of Betwa river. The sanctuary is home to over two hundred species of birds and is attraction point and visual delight for all bird watchers. You will find here many endangered animals like tigers and leopards. Various adventurous activities like river rafting, trekking, canoeing , fishing etc.
A Beauty To Get Lost
All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveler is unaware. Explore this hidden destination.
As Orchha is on the bank of Betwa, it is a great place for river rafting and is a famous adventurous spot of the town. The river is wide and has a placid flow which gives tough challenge while rafting. The spot for rafting is 1.5 km from fort. The rafting is organized by Madhya Pradesh tourism. The charges may vary depending on the season and group size and is closed during the monsoon.