Krishna Pilgrimage - Mathura Gokul Mahavand Nand Gaon Barsana
Mathura is the most important places of pilgrimage for devotees of Krishna. Krishna was born in Mathura. Radha, spent her childhood in Barsana. Gokul is the quaint town of cowherds where Lord Krishna was brought up by his foster mother Yasodha.
Daywise Itinerary for Krishna Pilgrimage - Mathura Gokul MahavanNand Gaon Barsana 3 Night 4 Days
Day 01- MorningIn Proceed to Mathura - the birth place of Lord Krishna. Upon arrival, check in at the hotel. In the afternoon, proceed towards Vrindavan, a little hamlet near Mathura where Lord Krishna stayed till the age of 14 years. The attractions you will cover include Govind Dev Temple, Rangaji Temple, Madan Mohan Temple, Bankey Bihari Temple and Glass Temple. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 02 Mathura -Gokul- Mahavan- Goverdhan-Mathura
Day 03 - Morning proceed to Gokul- where the Lord Krishna was fostered by Yashoda Maiya. Do pay visit to Gokul Nathji temple Thereafter, head straight to Mahavan - believed to have cradle Lord Krishna. Visit 'Assi Khambha' temple dedicated to Mathura Nath Ji. Later, proceed to Goverdhan - where Lord Krishna lifted Govardhan hill on his finger for seven days and nights to save the residents of Braj from the wrath of Lord Indra. Thereafter. return back to Mathura for overnight stay.
Day 04 Mathura- Nand Gaon- Barsana- Mathura
Morning proceed to visit Nand Gaon - the birth place and home of Lord Krishna's foster father Nand Located close to the Nand village is Pan Sarovar - one of the four most famous lakes in Braj. Later, proceed to Barsana - the birth place of Radha and housed with temples built in veneration of Ladliji ( Radha ). Make sure to visit the ' Prem Sarovar' ,the first meeting place of Radha and Krishna and from there proceed to Delhi Drop at Delhi by evening for onward journey.