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Mathura

Mathura (U.P)

Mathura (Brijbhumi), a famous pilgrimage center, on the banks of river Yamuna, is the birthplace of Lord Krishna. Mathura has temples like Dwarikadhish, Pipaleshwar, Rangeshwar, Gokarnaeshwar, Bhuteswar, and several sacred kunds and ghats to its credit. Other places of interest: Kankhal tirtha, Rangabhumi, Sati Burj, Kans Qila, Jama Masjid, Saraswathi Sangam, Museum, Gokul, Govardhan and Vrindavan. Nearest Airport: Delhi (145 km).