The holy towns of Mathura and Vrindavan which is located at a distance of 15 kms away from each other is known all over for being a spiritual centre due to the importance of Lord Krishna here. Dotted all over with several ancient and humble temples dedicated to the lord people and Krishna followers from all over the world make it a point to visit this place and offer their prayers here.
If you are in Delhi and you get a day off then going for a one day Mathura Vrindavan tour package and explore this magnificent land of historical relevance. The ambience here is drenched in the Chanting’s of Radhe Radhe and allows you to experience a one of a kind vibe here.
- Darshan of the famous prem mandir
- Banke bihari temple darshan
- ISKCON temple visit
- Krishna janmabhoomi temple complex exploration
- Visit to one of the largest and oldest temples in Mathura, Dwarkadheesh temple
Mathura Vrindavan Tour Itinerary
Day 1 :Full Day Mathura and Vrindavan Sightseeing Tour
You will be received by our tour representative on your point of arrival who will guide you for your day of Mathura and Vrindavan sightseeing.
You will start off by visiting some interesting places in Vrindavan like:
Prem Mandir: This Hindu temple is a magnificent white structure that is an international non-profit educational, spiritual and charitable trust. It is surrounded by green lawns and is a must-visit destination in Vrindavan. It is dedicated to Lord Krishna and various important events in his life which is depicted through wall carvings all over the temple.
Banke Bihari Temple: As the name suggests this temple is dedicated to a manifestation of Lord Krishna and is among the 7 different temples of Thakur of Vrindavan. It is built in a simple Hindu structure and was established by Swami Haridas who was the guru of Tansen, the great singer.
ISKCON Temple: There are several ISKCON temples established all over the world but this particular temple is one of the most prominent one. The central altar is graced by the statues of Krishna and Balram. The temple is richly carved and creatively created there are also other statues of Gopi, Lalita and Vishakha amongst others.
After this you will be transferred to Mathura which is situated at a distance of just half an hour.
Here you will be made to visit the following places:
Krishna Janmasthan Temple Complex: This holy and highly spiritual place of Hindu importance has been of great significance ever since the 6th century since it is built on the place where Lord Krishna is supposed to have been born. People and Krishna devotees from all over the world make it a point to visit this sacred destination.
Dwarkadheesh Temple: This is one of the largest and the oldest temple in the holy city of Mathura. The main deity of this temple is a form of Krishna – Dwarkadheesh in a glistening black marble. Accompanying the black idol is a white marble idol dedicated to his wife Rukmini.
Finally in the evening, you will be driven back to Vrindavan that will Amrk the end of your journey with us and the conclusion of your one day of sightseeing in Mathura and Vrindavan.
- Guided sightseeing tour
- Pick up and drop off service
- Meals as per itinerary
- Accommodation as per itinerary
- Driver allowance, parking charges, fuel price
- Any expense of personal nature
- Extra charges in case of an emergency
- Shopping, laundry, tipping, portage
- Monument entrance fees, camera charges
- Anything not in the inclusions section
Frequently Asked Questions
Q.What is the mandir timings for prem mandir in Vrindavan?
A. The prem mandir timings are from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm and from 4:30 am to 8:30 pm.
Q.Who established banke bihari temple?
A. The banke bihari temple was established by guru swami haridas.
Q.Who built the Krishna janma bhoomi temple?
A. Vajranabha is credited with building the Krishna Janmabhoomi temple complex.
Q.When was the dwarkadheesh temple in Mathura built?
A. The current temple structure was completed during the 18th century.
Q.How can i go to Mathura from Vrindavan?
A. The distance between the 2 places is just 15 kms and is easily reachable through local buses or private car service.