Places to Visit in Vrindavan | Vrindavan Tourist Places

About Vrindavan

Vrindavan literally means “Forest of Tulsi” or “Forest of Basil Plant”. Vrindavan is a historical holy town, part of the Mathura district in the state of Uttar Pradesh in North India, which is culturally demarcated as a part of the larger region called as “Braj” or Brij or Brijbhoomi which includes multiple towns like Mathura, Govardhan, Gokul, Barasana, Nandgaon, Kusum Sarovar etc which is all very close to and surrounding Vrindavan.

Entire region of Brijbhoomi is referred to as the land of Lord Krishna. Each town in Brijbhoomi has a lot of history related to birth, childhood and life of Lord Krishna. More details about Braj can be found out here – Braj Dhaam.

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Shopping in Vrindavan

While traveling to the holy city of Vrindavan make sure to enjoy every bit of your journey! Apart from beautiful temples and sites, the city is dotted with numerous market areas and malls. As a tourist, you can visit Loi Bazaar, Radha Dhiraj Bazaar, Chatta Bazaar, to buy a wide variety of shopping items ranging from handicrafts, antiques and wooden works to religious artifacts. more...

Banke Bihari Mandir

Visited by millions of devotees every year, this temple is among the 7 temples of Thakur of Vrindavan including Shri RadhaVallabh Ji, Shri Govind Dev Ji and four others. Constructed in 1864, the temple houses a sacred black image of Lord Krishna known as Thakur Ji. more...

Prem Mandir

Prem Mandir is one the famous attraction in Vrindavan. Maintained by Jagadguru Kripalu Parishat, this temple is dedicated to Lord Radha Krishna and Sita Ram. This elegant looking temple is situated on a 54-acre site on the outskirts of Vrindavan. more...

Temples in Vrindavan

Located on the banks of river Yamuna, Vrindavan is a town about 11 km away from Mathura. A major pilgrimage site for the Hindus, it is adorned with beautiful temples dedicated to Lord Krishna. These temples apart from elegance and grandeur, also reflects the rich cultural heritage of the holy city. more...

Geography of Vrindavan

Vrindavan is noted for its combination of ancient charm and modernity. This holy city is noted globally for various beautiful temples. Due to the pleasant atmosphere and connect with Lord Krishna, the city is visited by devotees from all over the world. more...

One Day Trip From Vrindavan

Plan one day trip from Vrindavan to Mathura, Nandgaon, Gokul, Govardhan, Barsanan, Agra etc. The trip will surely rejuvenate you and provide some quality time with family and friends too. more...

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