Orchha or Urchha, is a beautiful medieval town, which is located in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. This town was founded by Maharaja Rudra Pratap Singh, Bundela Chief, in 1501. He also constructed a few temples and forts also
during his reign. This town is placed on the banks of River Betwa. A well-known tourist destination in Madhya Pradesh state, it is also one of the most popular weekend getaways from Delhi. This town is a proof of the magnificence of the mighty Bundela rulers. Orchha is a sleepy town is a display of the rich cultural heritage of the medieval times. The magnificence of those times still hangs around the whole town. Orchha is dotted with a number of palaces and forts, which are prime tourist attractions. The town, every year, is visited by a decent number of tourists, from all around the globe. The countryside is a real treat to the eyes.