BEST OF GWALIOR & ORCHHA 5 DAYS





BEST OF GWALIOR & ORCHHA 5 DAYS







 BEST OF GWALIOR & ORCHHA 5 DAYS

Discover the rich history of Gwalior Orchha with this comprehensive sightseeing tour accompanied by knowledgable guides

DAY 01- Arrival Gwalior and Sightseeing

Begin with a warm welcome as we pick you up from Gwalior Airport/Railway Station, ensuring a seamless transfer to your hotel. Upon arrival, settle into your accommodations before embarking on an exploration of Gwaliors iconic landmarks.

Your first stop is the majestic Gwalior Fort, an ancient marvel dating back to the 10th century, perched atop a sandstone plateau, commanding breathtaking views of the city below. Accessible via a scenic winding road adorned with revered Jain statues, this historical treasure offers a glimpse into Gwaliors rich heritage and architectural grandeur.

As you wander through its ancient corridors, guided by our knowledgeable expert guide, immerse yourself in tales of its storied past. Admire the intricate architecture and uncover the secrets of its defensive structures and opulent palaces, including the renowned "Man Mandir" and Gujari Mahal, commissioned by the illustrious Tomar Rajput ruler, Man Singh Tomar, for his beloved Queen Mrignayani.

After a fascinating tour of the fort, proceed to the Jai Vilas Palace Museum, where history comes to life through a remarkable collection of artifacts and exhibits. Delve into the opulence of bygone eras as you stroll through the corridors adorned with treasures from Gwaliors royal legacy.

As the day draws to a close, return to your hotel for a relaxing overnight stay, filled with memories of Gwaliors rich cultural heritage. Get ready to embark on further adventures in this enchanting city tomorrow.

 

 

Day 02 Gwalior to Morena sightseeing of Mitawali/ Padawali/Bateshwar heritage sites

Embark on an enriching journey from Gwalior to Morena, a mere 2-hour drive away, filled with historical marvels awaiting exploration.

After a hearty breakfast, set off for Morena to visit the captivating sites of Mitawali, Padawali, and Bateshwar. These heritage structures, dating back to the 8th-10th century Gurjara-Pratihara dynasties, offer a glimpse into Indias ancient past.

Mitawali boasts the remarkable Chausath Yogini Temple, also known as Ekattarso Mahadeva Temple, believed to have been built by King Devapala in the 11th century. Its circular design, reminiscent of Delhis Parliament House, exudes architectural brilliance and historical significance.

Next, explore Padawali, where the Padawali Fort and its accompanying temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva, stand as testaments to the regions rich heritage. Dive into the intricate details of its architecture, reflecting the grandeur of bygone eras.

Conclude your journey with a visit to Bateshwar, home to approximately 200 Hindu temples crafted from sandstone by Gurjara kings. Spread over 25 acres, these temples pay homage to deities such as Shiva, Vishnu, and Shakti, embodying the diverse traditions of Hinduism.

After a day filled with exploration and discovery, return to Gwalior for a restful nights stay, cherishing the memories of your cultural odyssey through Morenas ancient wonders. Get ready for more adventures that await you in this historically rich region.

DAY 03- GWALIOR- DATIA- JHANSI- ORCHHA

Embark on a scenic journey from Gwalior to Orchha with captivating enroute stops. Witness the grandeur of the Orchha Palace also known as Bir Singh Palace.

Embark on a scenic journey from Gwalior to Orchha, with captivating en-route stops.

Witness the grandeur of Datia Palace, also known as Bir Singh Palace, boasting 7 floors and a blend of Mughal and Rajput architecture. Marvel at its grandeur and historical significance as you explore this architectural gem.

Continue your journey with a visit to Jhansi Fort, a testament to Bundela Rajput craftsmanship dating back to 1613. Admire its formidable granite walls and strategic location, offering insights into North Indian fort construction. Dont miss the nearby Rani Mahal now home to an archaeological museum, showcasing the rich history of the region.

After a day filled with exploration, check into your Orchha hotel for a relaxing evening and overnight stay. Prepare to immerse yourself in more cultural delights awaiting you in Orchha tomorrow

DAY 04 Orchaa sightseeing

Start your day with a hearty breakfast before exploring the Orchha Fort complex accompanied by a knowledgeable guide. Discover the rich history and architectural wonders of Jahangir Mahal, Raja Mahal, Sheesh Mahal, and Ram Raja Mandir.

Jahangir Mahal, a majestic palace built by Bir Singh Deo in 1605 to honor Mughal emperor Jahangir, offers stunning views of the surrounding temples and the Betwa River.

Raja Mahal, with its elaborate interior chambers adorned with royal murals, provides a glimpse into the opulent lifestyle of Orchhas rulers.

Sheesh Mahal, once the royal accommodation for King Udait Singh, now serves as a charming hotel.

Ram Raja Temple, originally a part of Raja Mahal, is a unique temple where Lord Rama is worshipped as a king. Witness the daily Guard of Honour ceremony, adding to the temples regal atmosphere.

Conclude your day with an enchanting Light and Sound Show at Orchha Fort, immersing yourself in the citys captivating history and legends.

Retire to your accommodation for a peaceful nights rest, filled with memories of Orchhas cultural treasures.

DAY 05- ORCHHA TO GWALIOR DEPARTURE - 3 HOURS

Today morning after breakfast you are driven to Gwalior airport/ railway station to board your return flight back

 

 

 Package Inclusions


4 nights & 5 days  accommodation in 3/4/5/ star hotels as per package chosen
Meals as mentioned in package are included
Transportation and sightseeing in private airconditioned vehicle throughout tour
2-3 pax in a medium car ie sedan/ 3-5 pax in a toyota Innova /5-10pax in an AC 10 seater vehicle
Sightseeing with private local expert guides
All DA/Toll/ Parking/ hotel and transport taxes
Daily 1 bottle of mineral water per person in vehicle
 
Package Exclusions
5% GST
Any airfares or rail fares
Monument entry fees
Any additional excursions/ boat rides/ anything not specified in inclusions
Tips or gratuities
Travel Insurance

PRICE ON REQUEST as per category of hotels chosen

Multiple flexi dates available

Minimum 1-15 pax

 


Additional Info

A current valid passport and visa is required during travel in India. Please make sure you have all your required travel documents
 
Travel duration mentioned is approximate and depends on traffic conditions
 
Avoid any clothing that is too revealing​ as the visit includes temples and heritage structures. Winters a warm jacket is recommended and cool cottens for other months
 
The tour includes accommodation with a daily breakfast ​. Lunch ​and diner is on own and you can either use the hotel restaurants or try a local eatery at the drivers recommendation​. 
 
The tour begins and ends at ​Gwalior airport​ or railway station .  Please do inform us at the time of booking your exact arrival and departure details
 
Tipping / Gratuities during the tour are not included and are recommended

 BEST OF GWALIOR & ORCHHA 5 DAYS

Discover the rich history of Gwalior Orchha with this comprehensive sightseeing tour accompanied by knowledgable guides

DAY 01- Arrival Gwalior and Sightseeing

Begin with a warm welcome as we pick you up from Gwalior Airport/Railway Station, ensuring a seamless transfer to your hotel. Upon arrival, settle into your accommodations before embarking on an exploration of Gwaliors iconic landmarks.

Your first stop is the majestic Gwalior Fort, an ancient marvel dating back to the 10th century, perched atop a sandstone plateau, commanding breathtaking views of the city below. Accessible via a scenic winding road adorned with revered Jain statues, this historical treasure offers a glimpse into Gwaliors rich heritage and architectural grandeur.

As you wander through its ancient corridors, guided by our knowledgeable expert guide, immerse yourself in tales of its storied past. Admire the intricate architecture and uncover the secrets of its defensive structures and opulent palaces, including the renowned "Man Mandir" and Gujari Mahal, commissioned by the illustrious Tomar Rajput ruler, Man Singh Tomar, for his beloved Queen Mrignayani.

After a fascinating tour of the fort, proceed to the Jai Vilas Palace Museum, where history comes to life through a remarkable collection of artifacts and exhibits. Delve into the opulence of bygone eras as you stroll through the corridors adorned with treasures from Gwaliors royal legacy.

As the day draws to a close, return to your hotel for a relaxing overnight stay, filled with memories of Gwaliors rich cultural heritage. Get ready to embark on further adventures in this enchanting city tomorrow.

 

 

Day 02 Gwalior to Morena sightseeing of Mitawali/ Padawali/Bateshwar heritage sites

Embark on an enriching journey from Gwalior to Morena, a mere 2-hour drive away, filled with historical marvels awaiting exploration.

After a hearty breakfast, set off for Morena to visit the captivating sites of Mitawali, Padawali, and Bateshwar. These heritage structures, dating back to the 8th-10th century Gurjara-Pratihara dynasties, offer a glimpse into Indias ancient past.

Mitawali boasts the remarkable Chausath Yogini Temple, also known as Ekattarso Mahadeva Temple, believed to have been built by King Devapala in the 11th century. Its circular design, reminiscent of Delhis Parliament House, exudes architectural brilliance and historical significance.

Next, explore Padawali, where the Padawali Fort and its accompanying temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva, stand as testaments to the regions rich heritage. Dive into the intricate details of its architecture, reflecting the grandeur of bygone eras.

Conclude your journey with a visit to Bateshwar, home to approximately 200 Hindu temples crafted from sandstone by Gurjara kings. Spread over 25 acres, these temples pay homage to deities such as Shiva, Vishnu, and Shakti, embodying the diverse traditions of Hinduism.

After a day filled with exploration and discovery, return to Gwalior for a restful nights stay, cherishing the memories of your cultural odyssey through Morenas ancient wonders. Get ready for more adventures that await you in this historically rich region.

DAY 03- GWALIOR- DATIA- JHANSI- ORCHHA

Embark on a scenic journey from Gwalior to Orchha with captivating enroute stops. Witness the grandeur of the Orchha Palace also known as Bir Singh Palace.

Embark on a scenic journey from Gwalior to Orchha, with captivating en-route stops.

Witness the grandeur of Datia Palace, also known as Bir Singh Palace, boasting 7 floors and a blend of Mughal and Rajput architecture. Marvel at its grandeur and historical significance as you explore this architectural gem.

Continue your journey with a visit to Jhansi Fort, a testament to Bundela Rajput craftsmanship dating back to 1613. Admire its formidable granite walls and strategic location, offering insights into North Indian fort construction. Dont miss the nearby Rani Mahal now home to an archaeological museum, showcasing the rich history of the region.

After a day filled with exploration, check into your Orchha hotel for a relaxing evening and overnight stay. Prepare to immerse yourself in more cultural delights awaiting you in Orchha tomorrow

DAY 04 Orchaa sightseeing

Start your day with a hearty breakfast before exploring the Orchha Fort complex accompanied by a knowledgeable guide. Discover the rich history and architectural wonders of Jahangir Mahal, Raja Mahal, Sheesh Mahal, and Ram Raja Mandir.

Jahangir Mahal, a majestic palace built by Bir Singh Deo in 1605 to honor Mughal emperor Jahangir, offers stunning views of the surrounding temples and the Betwa River.

Raja Mahal, with its elaborate interior chambers adorned with royal murals, provides a glimpse into the opulent lifestyle of Orchhas rulers.

Sheesh Mahal, once the royal accommodation for King Udait Singh, now serves as a charming hotel.

Ram Raja Temple, originally a part of Raja Mahal, is a unique temple where Lord Rama is worshipped as a king. Witness the daily Guard of Honour ceremony, adding to the temples regal atmosphere.

Conclude your day with an enchanting Light and Sound Show at Orchha Fort, immersing yourself in the citys captivating history and legends.

Retire to your accommodation for a peaceful nights rest, filled with memories of Orchhas cultural treasures.

DAY 05- ORCHHA TO GWALIOR DEPARTURE - 3 HOURS

Today morning after breakfast you are driven to Gwalior airport/ railway station to board your return flight back

 

 

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