Jhansi Fort which is about 20 km away from Orccha is an awesome site.was built by Bir Singh Ju Deo, the Raja of Orchha, in 1613. It is situated on a rocky hill called Bangra in the town of Balwantnagar, known today as Jhansi. The fort has ten gates including the Khandero Gate, Datia Darwaza, Unnao Gate, Jharna Gate, Laxmi Gate, Sagar Gate, Orcha Gate, Sainyar Gate, and Chand Gate.
Barua Sagar Fort:The Barua Fort is another excellent destination just 25 km away from Orchha.The Barua Sagar fort, picturesquely located at a height, commands an excellent view of the lake and surrounding landscape. The place is named after the Barua Sagar Tal, a large lake created about 260 years ago when Raja Udit Singh of Orchha built the embankment. The town is situated on the road to Khajuraho from Jhansi.
This wonderful temple located 20 km away from Orchha is dedicated to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. This place is of great historic importance as the battle between the Marathas and Bundela kings was fought here.