top 10 places to visit in mathura
Krishna Janmabhoomi Temple:
This temple is believed to be the birthplace of Lord Krishna and is considered one of the holiest sites in Mathura. It houses a marble statue of Lord Krishna and various small shrines of different deities.
This is a sacred site associated with Lord Krishna. It is said that Krishna lifted the hill to protect the villagers from the wrath of the rain god Indra.
Krishna Janmasthan Temple Complex
This complex comprises several temples and is believed to be the actual birth site of Lord Krishna. It is a major pilgrimage site for followers of Krishna
Dedicated to Lord Krishna, this temple is known for its beautiful architecture and intricate carvings
Barsana Shri Radha Rani Temple:
This temple is dedicated to Radha, the consort of Lord Krishna. It is known for its vibrant celebrations, especially during the Lathmar Holi festival,
This is a sacred bathing ghat on the banks of the Yamuna River, where it is believed that Lord Krishna rested after defeating the demon Kansa. It is a peaceful
Also known as the Government Museum, it houses a significant collection of ancient sculptures, coins, and paintings, providing insights into the rich history and art of the region
This ancient fort is associated with the mythological figure Kansa, the maternal uncle of Lord Krishna.
Shri Bhuteshwar Mahadev Temple
This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is believed to be one of the ancient temples of Mathura.
Jama Masjid Mathura
Built in 1661, this mosque is an architectural marvel with its four 40-meter high minarets and a raised courtyard. It is a significant historical and cultural site in Mathura