• Bundelkhand Circuit

Bundelkhand Circuit

Bundelkhand Circuit

The Bundelkhand Circuit

  • The romance and magic of Bundelkhand are still alive today.
  • Rugged palaces and forts, tough, valiant and courageous people make a visit to this land a magical experience.
  • Tales of chivalry and valour bear a silent testimony to the splendor of an era long gone by.


  • A small temple town on the outskirts of Kanpur, on the bank of the holy Ganga.
  • Take a quick trip around Valmiki Ashram, Brahmavart Ghat, Dhruv Teela and Nana Saheb’s palace.
  • It offers a grand view of the vast expanse of the Ganga on sunrise and sunset.


  • It is famed in Hindu mythology and the epic Ramayana as the place where Lord Ram and Sita spent many years of their exile.
  • This holy town along the Mandakini river is spread over U.P. and Madhya Pradesh.
  • Visitors say that they could feel the tranquility and peace of mind as soon as they reach Chitrakoot.
  • Hanuman Dhara, Kamad Giri, Sphatik Shila and Ram Ghat are some of the must-see places here.


  • Jhansi is the gateway to the legendary Bundelkhand region known for tales of valour and courage.
  • It is linked with the legend of Rani Laxmibai who at the age of 22 had led freedom fighters against the British.
  • A picturesque town overseen by the majestic Jhansi Fort, it also has several temples and lakes.


  • About 280 km from Jhansi, close to Banda, the ancient Fort of Kalinjar had strategic importance during medieval times.
  • The Kalinjar Fort, situated at a height of 700 ft, is a veritable historical treasure house.
  • The picturesque Vindhya ranges give it a charm which will linger in your memory for a long time.
  • The Neelkanth Temple, legend says, is built at the spot where Lord Shiva, after consuming poison that emerged from the churning of ocean, came to rest for some time.


  • It is small town known for its myriad lakes and temples situated on hills and valleys.
  • The impregnable hilltop fort and the man-made lakes built by Chandela kings are engineering feats.
  • Ballads praise its days of glory and narrate the inspiring saga of Alha and Udal, the two legendary warrior brother to sacrifice their lives for the honour of their land.
  • The Sun Temple at Rahila is a unique 9th century granite structure. Its basic architectural plan is similar to temples found in Khajuraho.