Honeymoon in Orchha
The quiet and serene city of Orchha is pleasant honeymoon spot and indeed is a great attraction for the foreigners, who come all along for an exotic honeymoon vacation in India. Orchha is also an integral part of central India trips.
Honeymoon Attractions in Orchha
Ancient Bundela town Orchha is fabled with the tales and whispers of the past. Every gully, every stone in Orchha will tell you a story. For those who are looking for a cheaper honeymoon idea featured with solitary escapade, amidst the enriched heritage of India, Orchha is a bestowed retreat.
The first must to visit place in Orchha is the heirloom of the founder of the city, Raja Rudra Pratap, the Raj Mahal. The architecture of this palace features exquisite jali work on stone pieces and is inspired from the Mughalia architectural style. Visit the splendid Jahangir Mahal, Rani Mahal and also the Rai Praveen Mahal. Bow your heads at the Laxminarayan Temple and Chaturbhuj Temple. Some other places to see are the Chhatris, Dauji ki Haveli, Chandrasekhar Azad Memorial, Dinman Hardaul’s Palace, Sunder Mahal, and Phool Bagh.
Shopaholics would love buying some clothes with Rajasthani prints & architectures, Baster handicrafts and Dokra crafts. Enjoy the simplicity and exoticness of Orchha on a bicycle ride around the town. You may also go for a boat ride, picnic and river rafting in Betwa River.
While planning a honeymoon trip to Orchha you can choose the tour plan as per your choice and preference, and the various options are:
- Magical Trip to Orchha
- Heritage Trip to Orchha and Khajuraho
- Explore the Treasures of Madhya Pradesh
Other honeymoon spots to visit to around Orchha are Jhansi, Datia, Gwalior, Khajuraho and Shivpuri.
Honeymoon Hotels to Stay in Orchha
Best hotels to stay in for your honeymoon in Orchha are:
- Bundelkhand Riverside, Orchha
- Betwa Retreat, Orchha
- Orchha Resort, Orchha
- Amar Mahal, Orchha
- Sheesh Mahal, Orchha
Best Time to Visit to Orchha
Orchha can be visited at any time of the year, but the peak tourist visiting time is in the cool months of winter season. Summer heat and humidity of monsoon are better to be avoided at Orchha. Orchha becomes delightful September onwards and is good till March.
How to Reach to Orchha
Gwalior and Khajuraho airports are the two nearest air terminals from Orchha. Getting down at any of these you can easily take a bus or hire a taxi to proceed to Orchha.
Jhansi railway station is the closest rail head from Orchha, which is directly linked to various major cities of India like Delhi, Mumbai, Agra, etc.
Orchha hill station is directly accessible by roadways. You can easily take a bus, taxi/cab to go to Orchha from Jhansi, Gwalior, Khajuraho, etc.
What Things to Carry to Orchha
Check-list of things to carry to Orchha:-
- Mobile with all relevant accessories
- Camera with all needful equipments and accessories
- Handycam (optional)
- Wrist watch
- Sunscreen lotion and other skin protection creams, etc.
- Atm/credit cards
- Comfortable dresses and accessories
- Comfortable shoes
- Needful medicines
Before How Many Days the Booking Must be Done
As soon as your marriage date approaches you get busy; making honeymoon booking then may get hectic, and the worst part is that you may forget a few essentials of your trip. If you are thinking of doing it post marriage, forget it. Along with all your marriage shopping and preparations; also get your honeymoon tour and travel booking done at least 1 month before your marriage.