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Private Tour: Orchha Day Trip from Khajuraho
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Bhadbhada Road, Orchha 472246, India

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

It was definitely love at first sight. The moment I set my eyes on the monuments of Orchha, I knew that I was going to love this place and my decision to spend two nights at this place was proved absolutely right. Or may be...More

1  Thank KabraRamesh
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

This fort or mahal was built for Jahangir's stay for a night. Lovely to go though the entire complex especially at the top levels. Must visit. Part of fort complex It apparently take upto 20 years to build and was built to exercise the tax...More

Thank N S
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Jehangir Mahal: Built by Raja Bir Singh Ju Deo in the 17th century to commemorate the visit of Emperor Jehangir to Orchha. Its strong lines are counterbalanced by delicate chhatris and trellis work, the whole conveying an effect of extraordinary richness.

Thank Aniket S
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