Ad

Here are the top 22 tourist attractions to see in Mathura:

1. Lathmar Holi

Lathmar Holi

1 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

Holi, a festival of colours that marks the victory of good over evil is one of the main festivals of Hindus. It is celebrated with great vigour and enthusiasm throughout India. Lathmar Holi is celebrated 4-5 days prior to the festivities of other states. However, it is interesting to note how this f...

Read More

2. Govardhan Hill

Govardhan Hill

4.2

5 photos

23 kms
from city center

/

2 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

Govardhan Hill is an 8km long hill range near Vrindavan that is considered sacred for Vaishnavas. Mythology has it that Krishna challenged penance for Indra and an enraged Indra flooded the village.

Read More

3. Shri Krishna Janmabhoomi

Shri Krishna Janmabhoomi

3.6

1 kms
from city center

/

3 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

It is believed that this temple is situated at the place where Lord Krishna was born and the result of many excavations has tried to prove this belief.

Read More

4. Dwarkadhish Temple

Dwarkadhish Temple

3.7

6 photos

2 kms
from city center

/

4 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

The Dwarkadhish temple, touted as one of the holiest temples in the city of Mathura, is famous all over the country for its elaborate architecture and paintings. Built only in the year 1814, the temple is relatively new but has managed to gain the scared impression by the grace of the almighty deity...

Read More

Top Hotels in Mathura

  • The Mansion

    Staring from INR 1,836

  • The Mystic Palms

    Staring from INR 2,000

  • FabHotel Radha Regent Mathura Junction

    Staring from INR 977

5. Ghats

Ghats

3.2

2 kms
from city center

/

5 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

Multiple theerthams present here are well known as ghats with 25 of them present today in Mathura are related to Lord Krishna. It is believed that performance of certain rituals here can get rid one of all past wrongdoings and hence is visited by numerous devotees.

Read More

6. Gita Mandir

Gita Mandir

3.2

2 kms
from city center

/

6 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

True to its name, the Gita Mandir features inscriptions of the holy book in and around the surroundings of the temple. A magnificent idol of Lord Krishna is housed in this temple along with Lakshmi Narayana, Ram and Sita. Intricate carvings and paintings are seen within the temple premises.

Read More

7. Rangji Temple, Mathura

Rangji Temple, Mathura

4 kms
from city center

/

7 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

Rangji Temple is situated on the Vrindavan - Mathura Marg in Vrindavan, Mathura. Dedicated to Lord Sri Goda Ranagamannar - a South indian goddess and Lord Ranganatha - an incarnation of God Vishnu, the temple also follows a south Indian architectural pattern for its insides. But has been designed in...

Read More

8. Jama Masjid, Mathura

Jama Masjid, Mathura

3.2

2 kms
from city center

/

8 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

The Jama Masjid was constructed in the year 1661 by Nabir Khan, the Governor of Aurangzeb. With its four minarets and mosaic plastering along with the marvelous carvings, this structure leaves one spell bound with its beauty.

Read More

9. Radha Kund

Radha Kund

18 kms
from city center

/

9 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

Radha Kund is a small town in Mathura believed to be the holiest place by Vaishnav Hindus. The origin of the town dates back to the days of Radha and Krishna and speak of their love. Many pilgrims throng the place annual to pay homage to the sacred love of their God Krishna and his consort Radha and...

Read More

10. Kusum Sarovar

Kusum Sarovar

19 kms
from city center

/

10 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

Located between Govardhan and Radha Kund in Vrindavan, Mathura, Kusum Sarovar is a beautiful reservoir fringed by palatial sandstone building from the bygone era. The reservoir has a flight of stairs which can be used to descend in the pond. The water is ideal for swimming and dips. The sarovar also...

Read More

Best Sightseeing and Tourist Attractions in Mathura

11. Radha Vallabh Mandir

Radha Vallabh Mandir

10 kms
from city center

/

11 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

Sri Radhavallabh Vrindavan Temple is located in Vrindavan and is one of the seven temples of Thakur of Vrindavan. Enshrined by Lord Krishna, the temple does not have a deity of Radha. Instead, it has a crown placed next to Lord Krishna to signify her presence. The temple stands out due to its striki...

Read More

12. Government Museum Mathura

Government Museum Mathura

1 kms
from city center

/

12 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

Initially known as Curzon Museum of Archaeology, Government Museum Mathura was founded in 1874. Also called Mathura Museum locally, the repository is one of the finest in the country and houses a fairly big collection of ancient relics, sculptures, coins and paintings. The museum also displays the d...

Read More

13. Kokilavan Dham

Kokilavan Dham

40 kms
from city center

/

13 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

Shani Temple is dedicated to Shani Dev (Saturn) and his guru Barkhandi Baba. The shrine is situated in Kosi Kalan near Mathura amidst the jungle hence, it has also come to be known as Kokilavan Dham. Saturdays are the busiest days of the week when the temple is visited by local pilgrims and tourists...

Read More

14. Bhuteshwar Mahadev Temple

Bhuteshwar Mahadev Temple

4 kms
from city center

/

14 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

Bhuteshwar Mahadev Temple is a revered Hindu temple situated in Garravkendra, Mathura dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is also a Shaktipeeth where the ringlet of Mata Sati fell after her body was destroyed. The shrine is considered auspicious and unique as it is one of the very few temples in the city wh...

Read More

15. Vaishno Devi Dham

Vaishno Devi Dham

9 kms
from city center

/

15 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

Vaishno Devi Dham or popularly known as Ma Vaishno Devi Mandir is dedicated to Ma Vaishno devi. The temple has an attached dispensary and library for the pilgrims. In addition to that it has two dharamshalas to provide accomodation to the visiting devotees. The main central hall is used for meditati...

Read More

16. Kans Qila

Kans Qila

2 kms
from city center

/

16 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

Kans Qila is an ancient fortress in Mathura dedicated to Kans- the maternal uncle of Lord Krishna. The fort is a popular tourist spot and has been constructed as a fusion of Hindu- Muslim architecture. The fort is in a dilapidated state due to negligence but is still thronged by tourists and alike.

Read More

17. Gopeshvar Mahadev Temple

Gopeshvar Mahadev Temple

2 kms
from city center

/

17 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

Situated in Vashimat in Vrindavan, Mathura, Gopishvar Mahadev Temple is Lord Gopeshwar - incarnation of God Shiva in a feminine form. The idol is decorated and decked up imagining it to be a female friend (sakhi) of Lord Krishna. The shrine is especially popular among the devotees and is visited by ...

Read More

18. Jaigurudev Mandir

Jaigurudev Mandir

2 kms
from city center

/

18 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

Also known as Naam Yog Sadhna Mandir, Jaigurudev Mandir is dedicated to Baba Jai Gurudev. The celebrated man is a revered guruji among the devotees and he also runs a charitable organization and and ashram. The temple hosts an annual Bhandaar festival which attracts hordes of pilgrims.

Read More

19. Chamunda Devi Temple, Mathura

Chamunda Devi Temple, Mathura

3 kms
from city center

/

19 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

Situated on the Chamunda Devi Marg in Mathura, Chamunda Devi Temple is one of the 51 shaktipeeth.

Read More

20. Potara Kund

Potara Kund

1 kms
from city center

/

20 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

Potara Kund is one of the four kunds in Mathura. It is the water pond where baby clothes of Lord Krishna were washed in his childhood. The water tank is made in red sandstone and hs steps to descend inside. The place is a popular tourist spot and is thronged by pilgrims.

Read More

21. Dauji Mandir

Dauji Mandir

2 kms
from city center

/

21 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

Situated in Baldeo near Mathura, Dauji Mandir is dedicated to Lord Balarama - an incarnation of God Vishnu and the elder brother of Lord Krishna. The temple has three doors on each of its three walls leading to the central shrine. Besides the bedecked and decorated idol of Lord Balarama, the shrine ...

Read More

22. Dolphin The Water World

Dolphin The Water World

22 out of 22
Places To Visit in Mathura

Sprawling over 14 acres of land area, Dolphin The Water Park was established in 2002 and has been a popular source of recreation and entertainment for the city dwellers and tourists ever since. The water cum theme park offers a variety of rides and fun games both for adults and kids, They also have ...

Read More