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Orchha Wildlife Sanctuary

#11 of 16 things to do in Orchha Features Animals
Orchha, India
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Wild life sanctuary

A very quiet and small little ride among the trees not a must go place but it is very good. Nice... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2017
Sonal P
via mobile
A peaceful place for a walk

There are pleasant walks to be had in this peaceful sanctuary. Bring water and provisions are none... read more

Reviewed February 14, 2017
Leeds, United Kingdom
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Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

A very quiet and small little ride among the trees not a must go place but it is very good. Nice forest around the city covered from all side by betwa river.

Thank Sonal P
Reviewed February 14, 2017

There are pleasant walks to be had in this peaceful sanctuary. Bring water and provisions are none is available in the sanctuary

Thank Andy_Bickley
Reviewed February 6, 2017

Fine sanctuary with kilometers of walking paths and views of amazing Betwa river. Although dont go back through the road because there are lods of agressive monkeys around it.

Thank Sarka H
Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

It's nice to visit here for sunset and sunrise also for boating we had nice experience with local people

Thank Bob J
Reviewed January 8, 2017

I sought a quiet tramp w/o humans 1st alongside the river, then thru the forest. After a month of India's cities a closet would be a refuge; this was much better. I hiked the river scrambling over long-weathered smooth granite rocks for lovely views &...More

Thank Scott E
Reviewed December 18, 2016

Slight misunderstanding with chap on gate as he spoke virtually no English - first part 150 rupees each which, unbeknownst to us included second part up road... great area for bird watching along river where it is flooded during monsoon. next day went to second...More

Thank gerryivor
Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

One cant xpect to have a face off wid any ferocious wild animal..its mostly filled with monkeys and birds...but we did see a large deer like animal at a distance....the entry fee was arond 40rs i guess....the sanctuary closes at 5....wen we got there, there...More

Thank Laswin J
Reviewed February 23, 2016

a nice forest around the city across s bridge but no animals except loads of monkeys who sit by the roadside as they are used to cars stopping and people feeding them.

Thank antarasendave
Reviewed February 21, 2016

Betwa river is life line of ancient fort city ORCHA.Really mesmerising view of river betwa passing through rocks, sparkling blue waters will take us to diff. world. its a good picnic spot to spend 3to 4 hours having water rafting and spring bathing.

Thank Bhanojee
Reviewed January 14, 2016

I visited in may, n only saw monkeys and some birds. but the forest consist of red soil which is quite different. the main attraction is betwa river, its a beautiful river, with clean and transparent water. and have a very good view.

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