Orchha is located just across the border from Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh. Despit being a small town, it has accommodation options to suit most budgets. Here are a few recommended Orchha hotels, divided based on price ranges.
Mid Range (over INR 2500/night):
- MPSTDC Hotel Sheesh Mahal – located within the Orchha Fort Complex. Highly recommended.
- Friends of Orchha Homestay – highly recommended if you prefer a truly homely experience.
- Many other guest houses and budget hotels exist – do check reviews and photos before booking.
Travel to Orchha:
Travelling from Bangalore, Chennai, Mumbai or any other large city?
Jhansi is the nearest railhead and most trains traveling between Delhi and your city will stop at Jhansi including Rajdhani and Shatabdi trains. While traveling by train might be cheaper, it will cost you time.
Flying in to Delhi and then take a train to Jhansi might be faster if you are traveling from South India Orchha is located 17kms away – cabs cost about INR 600 and autos will cost about INR 200. Buses run between Orchha and Jhansi as well though frequency depends on the time of day.
Travelling from Secunderabad or Bhopal (or even Bangalore)? Consider taking the Rajdhani Express. Board at Secunderabad in the morning and you will reach Jhansi by late night. And if you board at Bangalore, it’s a 28 hour journey.
NOTE: We organize an annual Go Heritage Runs in Orchha – check our calendar to know the schedule for the next GHR – Orchha. Also subscribe to our newsletter to get this information right to your inbox.