Tourism

Mathura is a holy city for Hinduism, the world’s third-largest religion. There are many places of historic and religious importance in Mathura and its neighbouring towns. The twin-city to Mathura is Vrindavan. As the home of Krishna in his youth, the small town is host to a multitude of temples belonging to various sects of Hinduism proclaiming Krishna in various forms and avatars. Some places of interest are:

  • Keshav Dev Temple (Shri Krishna Janma Bhoomi)
  • Shri Krishna Janmabhoomi
  • Baldeo (Dauji Mandir)
  • Lohwan Mata Mandir
  • Shri Ratneshwar Mahadev
  • Gopinath Maharaj Mandir
  • Vishram Ghat (Bank of River Yamuna)
  • Shri Jagannath Temple Bhuteshwar Mathura
  • Prem Mandir, Vrindavan
  • Vrindavan Chandrodaya Mandir, Vrindavan
  • Mathura Museum
  • Birla Mandir
  • Naam yog Sadhna Mandir (Baba Jai Gurudev Temple)
  • Banke Bihari Temple
  • Iskcon Temple.
  • Bhuteshwar Temple
  • The Udasin Kashni Ashram (Ramanrati) near Gokul (Mahaven)
  • Rangeshwar Temple.
  • Gateshwar Mahadev (Backside of Krishna Janam Bhoomi)
  • Jama Mosque, Mathura
  • Shahi-Eidgah Mosque, adjacent to Shri Krishna Janmabhoomi