Add dates

Things to do in Mathura

Our most recommended things to do in Mathura

From New Delhi: Taj Mahal and Mathura

1. From New Delhi: Taj Mahal and Mathura

Picked up from your requested location in New Delhi( hotel or airport) by a well mannered english speaking Driver, Start your journey in a comfortable a/c car with mineral water and snacks for on the go. Drive through expressway to avoid traffic and jams , Arrived to Agra and be greeted by tour guide with your monument entrance pre-purchased so you don't have to stand in line and have easy entry in to Taj Mahal & Agra fort. Taj Mahal in Agra was once the most visited site in India, and it continues to draw millions of visitors from across the world. An epitome of love and ‘one of the seven ancient wonders in the world’ – it’s a pristine white mausoleum of marble that is considered a zenith of art and architecture. It’s a testimony of the true love of a Mughal king for his beloved queen. After visit of Taj Mahal either have lunch or visit Agra fort. While most tourists visit Agra to revel in the unmatched charms of the Taj Mahal, the city surely has a lot more to offer. Just meters away from the Taj stands the impressive Agra Fort - stretching some 2.5 km on the legendary banks of the Yamuna River. The fort is a zenith of Mughal architecture and it’s often considered one of the most exquisite structures in India. Visit local artist to experience how the traditional arts are done with a warm cup of tea or coffee. After Agra tour drive to Mathura to visit Lord Krishna birth place and indulge yourself in spirits of love & joy. Mathura is an ancient and legendary city in north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. The birth place of Lord Krishna, it’s one of the oldest cities in the country with many temples and religious spots. Featuring holy sites for Hindus, this city prides itself on its mention in the epic Ramayana. The history of this mythical city dates back to 6th century BC, and its landscape has witnessed various dynasties of mythological and historical varieties. Visit Krishna Janam Bhumi Temple. A holy site that reminds one concerning the lighthearted behavior of young Krishna, Vrindavan, on the holy banks of Yamuna reverberates the bounciness and youthful merriments of lord Krishna with the gopikas. Famous for the broad collection of temples that scatters all over, this respected city witness's lakhs of devotees every year and is twisted to be a key devout centre not only in Uttar Pradesh but also in entire India. Visit Banke Bihari Temple & Prem Mandir. After Visiting Vrindavan Proceed to Drive to Delhi by Car. After reaching Delhi we drop you at your hotel home or Airport. Tours end with sweet memories. Tour End.

From Agra: Mathura and Vrindavan Day Trip by Car

2. From Agra: Mathura and Vrindavan Day Trip by Car

Picked up from your requested location in Agra(hotel or airport) by a well mannered english speaking Driver, Start your journey in a comfortable a/c car with mineral water and snacks for on the go. We'll go in the morning by drive to Mathura to visit Lord Krishna birth place and indulge yourself in spirits of love & joy. Mathura is an ancient and legendary city in north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. The birth place of Lord Krishna, it’s one of the oldest cities in the country with many temples and religious spots. Featuring holy sites for Hindus, this city prides itself on its mention in the epic Ramayana. The history of this mythical city dates back to 6th century BC, and its landscape has witnessed various dynasties of mythological and historical varieties. Visit Krishna Janam Bhumi Temple. A holy site that reminds one concerning the lighthearted behavior of young Krishna, Vrindavan, on the holy banks of Yamuna reverberates the bounciness and youthful merriments of lord Krishna with the gopikas. Famous for the broad collection of temples that scatters all over, this respected city witness's lakhs of devotees every year and is twisted to be a key devout centre not only in Uttar Pradesh but also in entire India. Visit Banke Bihari Temple & Prem Mandir. After Visiting Vrindavan Proceed to Drive to Agra by Car. After reaching Agra we drop you at your hotel, home or railway station. Tours end with sweet memories. Tour End.

New Delhi: 5-Day, 4-Night Delhi, Mathura, Agra & Jaipur Tour

3. New Delhi: 5-Day, 4-Night Delhi, Mathura, Agra & Jaipur Tour

Day 1 : Arrive - Delhi Arrival Airport / Hotel. Meet and greet upon arrival by our tour representative at the International airport or Hotel. After proceed for sightseeing tour of Delhi visiting important tourist sites of Old and New Delhi. Visit the Qutab Minar 12th century tower and one of the tallest towers of its time, walls here consist of verses from Quran (Holy book of Islam). Wander around the complex visiting ruins of Hindu temples and palaces which once remained here and 4th century Iron Pillar. Drive past India Gate the war memorial and other government buildings stopping at President House. the last place to visit lotus temple. In Old Delhi drive past Red Fort once a symbol of Mughal power, visit Jama Masjid 16th century mosque and largest in India. Now time to visit Raj Ghat cremation site of Mahatma Gandhi- “Father of the Nation”. Overnight at hotel in New Delhi. Day 2 : Mathura - Agra Morning depart Delhi by surface for Agra (200 Km) stopping by en route to visit Mathura & Vrindavan. Visit the birth place of Lord Krishna and visit the place where Krishna spend his childhood. After Visit Mathura Vrindavan on the way of Agra and explore the mehtab garden and enjoy sunset taj mahal view. Overnight at hotel in Agra. Day 3 : Agra Taj Mahal - This most beautiful monument of love was built during 1630 by grieving emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife Mumtaj Mahal is flawless to its conception and execution. You can stay on to view the monument on the soft light of the setting sun. AgraFort - Foundation led by Emperor Akbar in 1565 AD, four of the mighty Mughal rulers controlled their vast empire from here. Overnight at hotel in Agra. Day 4 : Agra - Jaipur Morning depart Agra by surface for Jaipur stopping by en route to visit to Fatehpur Sikri - Just 44 km away from Agra on the way to Jaipur is Fatehpur Sikri,Holy shrine of Saint Salim Chisti here is one of important pilgrimage for Muslims and Buland Darwaza which Emperor Akbar built to commemorate his victory on Gujarat is very imposing. Arrive Jaipur and check in at hotel. Evening explore local markets, lanes and alleys of Jaipur. This city is famous for colorful clothes, precious stones, gems and antiques. Shop to your heart’s content. Overnight at hotel in Jaipur. Day 5 : Jaipur - Delhi Morning proceed on an excursion to Amber Fort. Amber Fort - Ancient capital of Kachhawaha Rajputs rulers of Jaipur, Amber guarded one of the important defiles from invading enemies. Stop at the Hawa Mahal (Wind Palace) en route to fort. Afternoon city tour of Jaipur visiting City Palace official residence of the present royal family palace covers a large area divided into a series of courtyards, gardens and buildings. A part of this Palace is now turned into a museum housing Armory, Textiles and Artifacts. City Palace is delightful blend of Mughal and traditional Rajasthani architecture. in Evening drive to Delhi drop to airport or Hotel to catch flight to onward destination.

Available activities

  • Private tours
  • Day trips

Frequently asked questions about Mathura

What top attractions are a must-see in Mathura?

The must-see attractions in Mathura are:

Other Sightseeing Options in Mathura

Want to discover all there is to do in Mathura? Click here for a full list.