Classical Madhya Pradesh
Duration: 05 Days / 04 Nights
Places Covered: Gwalior – Orcha – Khajuraho – Panna National Park – Jhansi
Day 01: Arrive Gwalior
Welcome to Gwalior, You are greeted on arrival at Gwalior Airport/Railway station by The Namaste India-Trip representative and transfer to hotel. In the afternoon enjoy a half day city tour visiting the massive sandstone fort doting the city skyline, the 9th century Teli Ka Mandir and the 11h century Sas Bahu ka Mandir. In the evening witness the spectacular sound and light show (entry on direct payment basis) where the history of Gwalior and its warriors is narrated. Overnightstay at hotel.
Day 02: Gwalior – Orcha (235 kms / 5 hrs)
Morning Drive to Orchha. Enroute visit the Phool Bagh, Dinman Herdaul’s Palace, Sunder Mahal and the cenotaphs built in the memory of the rulers of Orchha. On arrival, check into your hotel. Later, visit Jehangir Mahal built by Raja Bir Singh Ju Deo, Raj Mahal and Chaturbhuj temple. The rest of the day is at leisure to explore this beautiful village. Night stay at Hotel
Day 03: On to Khajuraho (178 kms /5hrs)
Early morning, drive to Khajuraho. On arrival, check into your hotel. In the afternoon proceed on a temple tour visiting the Kendariya Mahadeo Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. The others temples of interest are Chausath Yogini, Chitragupta etc. each with its own history and presiding deity. In the evening witness the spectacular sound and light show (entry on direct payment basis).Night stay at Hotel.
Day 04: In Khajuraho – Excursion to Panna National Park (60 kms / 2 hrs)
Today proceed to Panna National Park near the Ken River with its deep gorges, tranquil valley and dense teak forests. you could sight tigers and panthers along with herds of chinkara, sambar and several other wildlife species. The spectacular Pandav falls en route and other waterfalls in the area are popular picnic spots. The rest of the evening is at leisure to explore the local shops and market, Night stay at Hotel.
Day 05: Khajuraho – Jhansi (180 kms / 5 hrs)
Return home with happy memories
Here tour ends with happy memories as you drop to the Khajuraho airport or Jhansi railway station for journey to onward destination.