Jai shree Radhe!! That’s what you heard from someone who greets in Mathura and Vrindavan, the place which is connected with Lord Krishna’s birth youth. The temples here dedicated to Lord Krishna play a vital role in the temple tourism in India. People from all over the world visit these places and enjoy the unending charm of India.
For making your temple tours more easy and relaxing, we have brought to you a consolidated 6 days package which will take you to all prominent Krishna temples in India. Starting from Delhi and ends at Jaipur, your tour will cover all major Krishna temples along with the major tourist attractions in India. Surely this holy journey will give you memories for life time.
Day 1 – You Will Arrive At Delhi
Your tour basically will start with your arrival at Delhi, the capital city of India. On your arrival you will transfer to your hotel and spend a relaxing day. Relax in the pleasing ambience of your hotel room. If time allows you can also take stroll in the markets of Delhi or you can explore temples such as Laxmi Narayan Temple, Hanuman Mandir and Gaur Shankar Mandir. Spend your night in the hotel.
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Day 2 – Travelling to Mathura
It would take around 3 hours to reach Mathura from Delhi. But before that you will start your day with healthy breakfast and start visiting major Delhi attractions such as Red Fort, Jama Masjid and Qutub Minar. These three monuments play a vital role in Delhi tourism.
Later in afternoon you will start driving towards Mathura, the birth place of Lord Krishna. On arrival, take some rest in the hotel and then start exploring Govind Dev Temple which was built in 1950. This temple is famous for its splendid architectural style.
Later you will visit to Rangaji Temple; it is Vrindavan’s longest temple. It was built in 1851 and is compact with 50 feet tall Dhwaja Stambha. Continue your holy journey to Madan Mohan Temple that is situated near Kali Ghat. Other temples such as Glass Temple and Bankey Bihari Temple are the oldest temples built in 1921. After the exhausting tour, return to your hotel and enjoy your overnight stay.
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Day 3 – Exploring Gokul – Mahavan – Govardhan and Back to Mathura
The next morning you will visit Gokul after the scrumptious breakfast. Gokul is the place where Krishna was sheltered in secrecy to escape the wrath of tyrant of Kansa his birth mother’s brother. On arriving Gokul you will visit Gokul Nath Ji Temple. Later proceeding towards Mahavan and explore the temple of Assi Khambha which is dedicated Mathura Nath Ji.
Continue your journey towards Govardhan, the same place where Lord Krishna in his childhood aloft the mountain on his little finger for seven days to protect Gokul from the wrath of Lord Indira. Take a parikrama of Govardhan Mountain and seek blessings. Completing the holy tour to Govardhan you will return to Mathura. Spend overnight in the hotel.
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Day 4 – Travelling to Nandgaon and Barsana and Return to Mathura
Next day you will have your breakfast and leave for Nandgaon. Nandgaon is believed to be the house of Lord Krishna’s foster parents Nanda Baba and Yashoda Maiya. There’s a temple dedicated to Nand which is a 19th century building. You will later forward towards Pan Sarovar which is one of the four most celebrated lakes in Braj.
You will then continue your journey towards Barsana. It is a birth place of Lord Krishna’s beloved Goddess Radha. The holi of Barsana is quite famous. There is a temple in Barsana dedicated to Radha Ji which is often called Ladliji.
One of the major attractions in Barsana is the “Prem Sarovar”. It is the very place about which it is believed that Lord Krishna and Goddess Radha met for the first time. It is one of the major tourist attractions. Return to Mathura for overnight stay.
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Day 5 – Mathura to Agra
The next morning after breakfast you will start your journey towards Agra. Agra is a beautiful city which is often called the Mughal city. On Agra arrival you will check-in into your hotel and then take some rest. It would take around 1 and a half hour to reach Agra. Later start with the Agra excursion. You start travelling to Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and then to Itmad-Ud Daula.
The markets of the city are worth exploring. You can purchase souvenirs from these old yet charming markets of the city. Return to your hotel, take a relaxation and spend overnight in Agra.
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Day 6 – Travelling to Jaipur
Next day you will be off to Jaipur post breakfast. In next few hours you will be in Jaipur, the pink city of India. With the visit to Jaipur, your Golden Triangle Tour in India also gets completed. On Jaipur arrival you will be take rest in your hotel and later start with Jaipur excursion.
One of the major attractions that complete your Jaipur tours is the visit to Govind Dev Ji Temple. A beautiful temple dedicated to Lord Krishna. It is believed that this temple is located in City Palace complex. The idol of this temple is brought from Vrindavan. It is believed that the face of the idol is quite similar to that of Lord Krishna.
If time allows you can explore the markets of the city and purchase souvenirs. Return to your hotel for an overnight stay.
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Day 7 – Back to Delhi and Departure
The next morning, with the visit to all the prominent Krishna temples, your journey comes to an end. You will take your breakfast and off to Delhi. From here you can board on a flight or train to your destinations onwards.
Through this 7 Days of Krishna temple tours, we have tried to explore and visit all the major temples of Lord Krishna in India. Hope this holy journey will bring lots of blessings to you… Jai Shree Krishna.
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