Mathura is a sacred city in Uttar Pradesh. The deity Lord Krishna is said to have been born on the site of Sri Krishna Janma Bhoomi, a Hindu temple. Dotting the Yamuna River are 25 ghats of which Vishram Ghat is considered the holiest. Sati Burj is a 16th-century memorial tower. Dwarkadhish Temple has a carved entrance and a black-marble idol of Lord Krishna.

Major attraction in Mathura

  • Shri Krishna Janmabhoomi Temple
  • Dwarkadhish Temple
  • Gita Mandir
  • Government Museum Mathura
  • Baba Jaigurudev Mandir
  • Kesava Deo Temple
  • Chamunda Devi Temple
  • Nandagaon
  • Bhuteshwar Mahadev Temple


Vrindavan is a holy town in Uttar Pradesh. The Hindu deity Krishna is said to have spent his childhood here. It’s home to temples, many dedicated to Krishna and his lover, the deity Radha. At Banke Bihari Temple, the curtain in front of Krishna’s statue is opened and closed every few minutes. At Radha Raman Temple, a gold plate beside Krishna signifies Radha. Prem Mandir is a huge white marble temple.

Major attraction in Vrindavan

  • Akshaya Patra
  • Banke Bihari Mandir
  • Prem Mandir
  • Seva Kunj and Nidhuban
  • Shri Rangji Mandir
  • Shri Krishna Balaram Mandir (ISKCON)
  • Gopi Nath Temple
  • Shri Radha Vallabh Mandir
  • Priyakant Ji Temple
  • Radharamana Temple
  • Madan Mohan Temple
  • Govind Devji Temple
  • Shahji Temple
  • Jaipur Temple
  • Jugal Kishore Temple
  • Mata Vaishno Devi Dham