Tour MP0501

5 nights | 6 days
Gwalior (Arrival)  |  Orchha (1 night)  |  Khajuraho (2 nights)  |  Bandhavgarh (2 nights)


GWALIOR (Arrival)
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DAY 1: GWALIOR – ORCHHA  (125 km | 2 hrs)
Arrive Gwalior (Railway Station Code: GWL)
Our representative will assist you on arrival. Board the waiting vehicle and proceed for sightseeing of Gwalior
Places covered:
Gwalior Fort: Located on top of the hill, the Gwalior Fort is a dominating structure housing 3 Temples, 1 Gurudwara, 1 Sikh Memorial, 1 school and 6 palaces. Read more…
Jai Vilas Palace: The palace reflects upon the royal lifestyle of Scindia rulers. Read more…
Sun Temple: Built in the form of a chariot, the temple is a reproduction of the Sun Temple from Konark. Read more…
Gopachal Hill: A unique group of ancient Jain Temples built between 15-16 century. An uphill trek may have to be undertaken to reach the statues. Read more…
After sightseeing, proceed to Orchha. On arrival, check in at the hotel.
Relax for sometime at the hotel / resort before enjoying a small visit to the Ram Raja Temple and Orchha Fort.
Activities:
Aarti at Raja Ram Temple: A famous ritual at the temple is attended in large numbers by both the locals and tourists. The gun salute, the religious chants and faith of large crowd adds pomp and fanfare to the ceremony. Read more…
Sound & Light Show: After the Aarti at the temples, visit the Sound & Light Show at Orchha Fort. The sound and light show in Orchha is among the most informative and interesting one that you can come across.
Return to the hotel by evening. Overnight at the hotel


ORCHHA (1 night)
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DAY 2: ORCHHA – KHAJURAHO  (175 km | 3 hrs)
After breakfast, explore the town of Orchha.
Places covered:
Jahangir Mahal (Orchha Fort): Visit this magnificent palace built to host the Mughal Emperor – Jahangir, who eventually stayed only for one night here. Observe the grandeur of the place. Read more…
Raja Mahal (Orchha Fort): Located right in front of Jahangir Mahal is the Raja Mahal (or Raj Mahal), which was the abode of the Bundela Rulers. The paintings on the wall here tell many a stories. Read more…
Chaturbhuj Temple: Built by Raja Madhukar Singh between year 1558 and 1573, the temple has an idol of Lord Vishnu at the sanctum. The history of the Chaturbhuj temple, Orchha is associated with an interesting legend that imposes the faith of the people. Read more…
Lakshmi Narayan Temple: Lakshmi Narayan Temple is dedicated to Goddess Lakhsmi – the goddess of wealth and prosperity. It is built with an exceptional blend of temple and fort architecture. Read more…
Cenotaphs (Chhatri): Each of the 14 Chhatris on Kanchana Ghat of River Betwa are built in memory of the Bundela rulers of Orchha. The cenotaphs are the perfect example of Bundela style of architecture. Read more…
Raja Ram Temple: Raja Ram Temple is an important temple of the region, where people come in large numbers to offer prayer to Lord Rama. This is the only temple, where Lord Rama is prayed as a king and in a sitting position. Read more…
By afternoon, proceed for Khajuraho.  This is an interesting drive that passes through the villages and important towns of the region.
You may like: Stop at mid-way for a quick bite / meal
On arrival in Khajuraho, check in at the hotel.
Evening will be at leisure to explore in house facilities / nature walks among this quiet and serene town. Overnight at the hotel


KHAJURAHO (2 nights)
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DAY 3: KHAJURAHO  (175 km | 3 hrs)
After breakfast, enjoy sightseeing of Khajuraho
Places Covered:
Western Group of Temples: Western Group of Temples is the epitome of Chandela style of architecture. Observe the magnificence of sculptures. Read more…
Eastern Group of Temples: Comprising of Hindu and Jain temples, this is another important group of temples in the town. Read more…
Southern Group of Temples: A little scattered, southern group of temples has 2 main monuments namely Chaturbhuj Temple and Dulhadeo Temple. Read more…
Return to the hotel by afternoon. Relax within the hotel for some time.
In the evening, proceed to Raneh Waterfalls
Places Covered:
Raneh Waterfalls: The waterfall is famous for its rock formation and Ghariyal Sanctuary. Read more…
By sunset start your drive back to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel


BANDHAVGARH (2 nights)
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Day 4: KHAJURAHO – BANDHAVGARH (250 km | 5 hrs)
After a leisurely breakfast, drive to Bandhavgarh
Upon arrival, check in at the hotel
Evening will be at leisure. Overnight at the hotel

Day 5: BANDHAVGARH
Early morning safari in the national park
Return to the hotel for breakfast. After breakfast, day will be at leisure to relax
Afternoon safari in the national park
Return to the hotel by sunset. Enjoy in house activities in the evening.
Overnight at the hotel
Read more about Bandhavgarh


Jabalpur (en route)
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Day 6: BANDHAVGARH – JABALPUR  (250 km  |  6 hrs)
After breakfast, drive to Jabalpur to connect onward journey
Time permitting:
Bhedaghat: Take a boat ride on River Narmada to witness the wonderful rock formation in the region. Many popular Hindi movies have been shot here. Do not miss to visit Dhuandhar Waterfalls here.

Departure:

  • Jabalpur – Railway Code: JBP  |  Airport Code: JLR
  • If you do not wish to visit Jabalpur, Umaria is the nearest railhead (40 km) to Bandhavgarh

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