Experience spiritual journey with by Mathura Holiday Packages India by 100+ professional Mathura Tour Operators Delhi. Travel towards Krishna valley with Mathura tour Packages to feel the real spiritual journey. The city is located at the bank of Yamuna River; holds great importance in Hindu methodology. The place is known as “Krishan Janambhoomi” that is Birth place of Lord Krishna. The place has so many temples and thousands of devotees come here every year to offer their prayers and to attain salvation.
Basic Facts About Mathura:
■ Ranked: Ranked 7 of 42 Uttar Pradesh Tourism Destinations
■ Famous for/as: Pilgrimage
■ State: Uttar Pradesh
■ District: Mathura
■ Altitude: 169 m
■ Language spoken: Hindi
■ Weather info: Summer 22 to 45°C, Winter 4 to 32°C
■ Pincode: 281001
■ STD code: 0565
As per the Hindu’s puran, Lord Krishna was born here in Yadu Dynasty. The city is regarded as the oldest of Indian civilizations and holiest cities of Hindu’s. As per the Indian Myth, Kansa heard the voice over air that warned him that her sister Devika eighth son would kill him. To prevent this he tried to kill Devika but Vasudev interrupted and promised Kansa that they’ll handover their child to him. After killing seven children one by one, Krishna was born and his father managed to managed to escape his son to Vrindavan where Krishna spend his childhood.
The city environment and tradition is a complete depicture of Krishan lovers. It is a place for devotees, saints and pilgrimage. The culture of Mathura is comprised of history, society, archaeological, Sculpture, Art and epigraphy. The popular dance for here is Raaslila a prime variety of Mathura culture. Coming to folk dance, Braj is popular and mainly performed Dooj ki Holi. The people here are of traditional believers and welcomes tourist with open heart. When we talk about food one will find so many vegetarian dishes mainly north-Indian cuisine. Various festivals such as Lath Mar Holi, Janamashtmi, and Rangoli are popularly celebrated with joy and happiness.
Here are some major highlights to go through –
♦ What to Expect: Sightseeing, temples
♦ How to Travel to Mathura:
♦ By Flight: The nearest Airport is Delhi International Airport which is 147 KM away from Mathura.
♦ By Road: Public and Private Busses from major cities such as Delhi, Agra, Allahabad & Faizabad are available on regular basis.
♦ By Rail: One could avail train to Mathura Railway junction; the most economical way to reach Mathura.
♦ By Car: If you’re planning to travel by car or any other vehicle then consider NH2 and NH3
♦ Minimum duration of Holiday: Atleast 2 to 4 days
♦ Time to Visit: January to March, September to December
♦ Most Preferred By: Friends, family, group
• Temples : Krishnajanmabhoomi Temple, Sri Krishna Janmasthan, Dwarikadheesh Temple, Sri Radhavallabh Vrindavan Temple, Shyam Sundar Temple, Gopishvar Mahadev Temple, Bhuteshwar Mahadev Temple, Gita Temple
• Religious Place : Kusum Sarovar, Sri Keshavji Gaudiya Math, Rangbhoomi, Potara Kund, Mansi Ganga Tank
• Other Exciting Place : Vishram Ghat, Ghats, Govardhan Hill, Mathura Museum, Raja Bharatpuras Palace
♦ Be cautious of Pick pockets; Keep your belonging with you.
♦ Do not take ride from strange person
♦ For better devotional experience Car and Tour Guide is recommended.
♦ Don’t go to Yamuna river alone
♦ Beware of fraud sellers
Krishna is calling you; plan a short yet spiritual trip to Mathura with your friends and family. The place is rich in heritage, culture and tradition. It’s time to give yourself a devotional trip where you get to taste of pure butter and ghee of Krishna valley.