Madhya Pradesh Backpacking Trip to Orchha Panna Khajuraho
The Indian state of Madhya Pradesh, also called The Heart of Incredible India, is home to a diverse culture, wildlife that is exquisite, magnificent historical places, and pristine hill stations. Home of UNESCO’s three world heritage sites, wildlife sanctuaries, and widespread national parks; Madhya Pradesh has become central India’s adventure hub for tourists from around the world. The jeep safaris are the best medium to explore these national parks. Experiencing the local culture, food, legends, heritage are some of Madhya Pradesh’s best attractions for every tourist who sets foot in this marvel of a state.
This Madhya Pradesh (MP) backpacking trip is all about exploring the gems of this state. Jungle safari, rafting, food walks, sunsets, and sunrises, the hospitality of the locals are those few important aspects of this backpacking trip that you’re going to take back home.
1st Day: Delhi to Orchha overnight
2nd Day: Orchha Arrival and Local sightseeing
3rd Day: Orchha to Panna
4th Day: Panna Sightseeing and Around
5th Day: Panna to Khajuraho
6th Day: Khajuraho Sightseeing
7th Day: Khajuraho to Gwalior
8th Day: Gwalior to Delhi
Price (Delhi to Delhi)
|Double Occupancy||22000 / Person|
|Triple Occupancy||20500 / Person|
Itinerary (Delhi to Delhi)
1st Day : Delhi to Orchha overnight
This 500 km overnight journey will take around 10 hours to reach from Delhi to Orchha. We’ll be taking our tempo traveller from Delhi itself, crossing Agra on the way.
We start by around 8 in the morning, so that we reach will before sunset.
We’ll reach Orchha by evening and check-in into our hotel.
2nd Day : Orchha Arrival and Local sightseeing
After having rest and breakfast, we’ll head out to explore this magical city. Orchha has a variety of attractions for its tourists which include:
Jungle Safari at the Orchha Wildlife Sanctuary.
River Rafting at the Betwa
Visit the Orchha Fort.
Visit the Chhatris on Betwa River.
Visit the -Laxminarayan Temple.
Take a dine-in at Jharokha Restaurant, part of the former royal guest house which now is being run by the state government.
And many more.
3rd Day : Orchha to Panna
After breakfast, we’ll head to one of Madhya Pradesh’s best-kept secrets, the city of Panna which is approximately 200 kilometers away from Orchha and can take around 5-6 hours to reach.
Panna’s royal history dates back to the 17th Century AD when it became the capital of Maharaja Chhatrasal’s kingdom. The present, however, is wildlife-friendly with the Ken River flowing through the hills of Panna. The wildlife of Panna consists of the Gharial, a reptile found only in the Indian subcontinent, the majestic tiger and a variety of other flora and fauna.
Pandav falls, Ken Gharial Sanctuary, Rench Falls, Baldeoji Temple, Mahamati Prannathji Temple are some of the city’s main attractions.
4th Day : Panna Sightseeing and Around
Panna Sightseeing and Around
5th Day : Panna to Khajuraho
Panna To Khajuraho is just an hour’s drive. In the morning, we will be exploring the remaining places in Panna and post-checkout, head towards Khajuraho. On the way, we will be exploring the temples and reach Khajuraho in the afternoon. We will be resting in our hotels and will explore the local market post that.
The evening will be spent at the Khajuraho Sound and Light Show
6th Day : Khajuraho Sightseeing
Known as the most famous tourist destination of Madhya Pradesh, Khajuraho is an ancient city built between 950-1050 AD by the Chandela Dynasty and possesses the gem of craftsmanship, its temples. These Depict various forms of spiritual teachings, meditation, wrestling, etc. Exceptional architectural skills in temples and sculptures are the reason for this city being given status of a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Khajuraho has some incredibly beautiful places to visit, such as:
Panna National Park.
Devi Jagdamba Temple.
Chaturbhuj Temple among others.
7th Day : Khajuraho to Gwalior
Leaving from one Heritage site to the home of The Pearl Among The Fortresses In India, the journey from Khajuraho to Gwalior is a 7-8 hour journey of around 300 kilometers. Leaving Khajuraho in itself is a memorable moment for all the beautiful monuments and sculptures that you leave behind. But, coming to Gwalior is an entirely different experience. Gwalior is famous for being the home of Tansen and Baiju Bawra, the legendary musician whose legacy still continues to grow.
The Hill Top Gwalior Fort is the epitome of beauty among the forts in India and is famous for having the first-ever written zero at its Vishnu Temple at the fort.
The Jai Vilas Palace in Gwalior makes it an unforgettable experience for those who visit this magnificent structure, a reproduction of Konark’s Sun Temple and has a long carpet that took approximately 12 years to weave.
These attractions combined with the local marketplace make Gwalior one of the most interesting places to be in!
8th Day : Gwalior to Delhi
This 7-hour journey is going to be the most difficult one for you all will be left with endless memories and moments that you’ll take back with you and just wish that this trip would never end!
We’ll reach Delhi by evening and end the tour!
Transport Delhi to Delhi
Meals as per Plan
Stay on Twin /Triple Sharing Basis
Sightseeing as per Itinerary
Anything not mentioned in Inclusions
No cancellations will be taken over call or whatsapp msg. Please reply to the email of payment receipt that you have received at the time of booking.
Free Cancellation upto 60 days before the departure date
59 Days to 45 days of Departure date. 10% of total Trip cost. (Booking amount is non-refundable)
44 Days to 30 Days of Departure date. 25% of the total trip cost
29 Days to 15 Days of Departure date. 50% of the total trip cost.
15 Days to 8 Days of Departure date. 75% of the total trip cost.
7 Days to Trip Departure date. 100% of the total trip cost.
No Show . No refund.
Incase of government orders, harsh weather conditions , protests , landslides or any other unforseen circumstances , we work out the best possible alternate plans or trips/treks. At times even even certain activities are cancelled , the organization provides the best alternate but no refunds are provided.
If a trek is called off at the last moment due to a natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh etc.), JustWravel will issue a trek voucher for the full amount and if possible will provide an alternate trek. The voucher can be redeemed upto same amount for the same trek or another trek in the next 365 days from the trek departure date.
If a trek or trip cannot be completed due to natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh etc.). No refund would be provided.
Any extra expense coming due to any natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh etc.), Will be beared by customer. Company will not be liable.
Cancellations policy will differ during the peak season and popular places.
Things To Pack
Down Jacket /Main Jacket
Running Shoes/ Outdoor Shoes
First Aid Kit
Documents – ID (Driver’s License, AADHAR Card, Voter ID :: Passport and Visa copy for Foreign Nationals)
Mobile Charger / Travel Charger
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