Proceed for a tour to the holy city of Mathura & Vrindavan. On this tour, you will have the opportunity to visit the birthplace of Lord Krishna, explore the Ghats and temples which line the Yamuna River.
What to Expect
In the morning at 07:00, you'll drive to Mathura (150 kilometers / approximately. 3:00 hours). This spiritual Mathura Vrindavan day tour gives you the opportunity to explore the sacred cities of Mathura and Vrindavan. On this tour, you will have the opportunity to visit the birthplace of Lord Krishna, explore the Ghats and temples which line the Yamuna River and visit the famous Dwarkadhish Temple dedicated to Lord Krishna.
This tour also gives you time to experience and explore the city of Vrindavan, where you can visit Shri Bankey Bihari Temple, Shri Krishna Balram Mandir and Prem Mandir. Visit Sri Krishna Balram Mandir (ISKCON). Accessed through beautiful, white-marble gate, here you can attend the raja-bhoga-Aarti (generally from 12:00-12:45). The raja-bhoga-aarti follows at noon, with the offering of food to the deities, lasting about 20 minutes. The priest offers incense, ghee lamps, water, cloth, flowers, cameras and (in warm weather) a peacock fan. You can offer flower garlands and sweets to the temple.
Drive, then, to Mathura. Famed for being the birthplace of the much-loved Hindu god Krishna, Mathura is one of Hinduism’s seven sacred cities and attracts floods of pilgrims around the year. Lunch will be provided at one of the best local restaurants in Mathura. Visit Vishram Ghat and the surrounding area. A string of Ghats and temples line the Yamuna River north of the main road bridge, where Krishna is said to have rested after killing the tyrannical King Kansa. Enjoy boating on the holy Yamuna river (boating can be done on direct payment basis). Later you will be driven back to Delhi (150 kilometers / approximately 3:00 hours).
- All transfers & sightseeing tours will be provided by air-conditioned vehicle
- All road taxes, parking fee & fuel charges
- Entrances fees
- Lunch at one of the best local restaurants in Mathura
- Bottled mineral water
- Services of local English speaking guide will be provided for sightseeing.
- At present all currently applicable taxes
What's Not Included
- Expense of personal nature like tipping, laundry, and telephone/fax calls
- Alcoholic beverages, camera/video camera fee at monuments etc.