Overview

Mathura is a paradise for those who loves to celebrate Holi. The place hosts India’s best holi and you are in for a mesmerizing experience here in the beautiful town of Mathura & Vrindavan. Drench yourself in the colors of this festival and you will cherish this moment for lifetime.

Discover this divinely place and get a chance to celebrate Laddu ki Holi at Shriji Temple. We will further explore Vrindavan, a place where Lord Krishna spent his childhood and, which is home to temples dedicated to Lord Krishna and Radha. 

We at Trikon will ensure that each of these precious moments are made more memorable with our courteous services. We have organized the tour in such a way that you will not only enjoy the places around these locations but also experience the best street foods and desserts of Mathura. Isn’t it great to treat both your eyes and taste buds at same time? Well, you are with the Trikoners and we are the best in business for such experiences!

Please Note : This is totally a backpacking trip so keep the luxuries

away for these days! Hygienic stay and lip smacking food with fun 

filled walks through by lanes of Mathura and local transport is

assured however, Jacuzzi and AC car’s  may not be the right thing to

expect out of this trip.


Cost:  Rs 15499/- per person

5 Nights 6 Days 16 Mar Shanti Nagar, Uttar Pradesh
Dates and Rates
date & duration price
Itinerary

Day 0: Saturday, 16th March - Leave from Mumbai / Pune

P.S: Train Ticket need to be booked by Participant on their own, if they need any assistance for Ticket, please connect with us

 

Train Suggestion - 12953 August Kranti Tejas Rajdhani Express 

                                Mumbai Central- 5:10 pm

                                Borivali - 5:30 pm

Day 1: Sunday, 17th March: Arrival at Mathura

Arrive at Mathura by morning. Check in to hotel at Mathura.(Early check in subject to availability. standard check in time 10:00am) We will visit Mathura which is about 20 mins from Vrindavan. First of all we'll have Tikki chaat here and then will kick start our day. First destination would be Krishna Janmabhoomi Temple followed by the holiest Dwarkadhish Temple. Later we will visit Vishram ghat to attend Yamuna Aarti. Spend some time in local market, Do not miss to buy the famous Mathura peda from Brijwasi Sweets. 

( Meal Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner )

Day 2: Monday, 18th March: Explore Barsana Lathmaar Holi

The morning after breakfast, we will visit Barsana to witness Lathmar Holi. En route we will visit few temples. Lathmaar holi it is one of the unique Holi celebrations in India. Every year, thousands gather in the small town of Barsana, Knows as birthplace of Radha Rani, to witness the ancient tradition of men singing provocative songs, and women, in turn, thrashing them with sticks. Enjoy holi till evening, Come back to Mathura by night, have dinner and retire for the day with amazing memories.

( Meal Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

 

Day 3: Tuesday, 19th March: Explore Gokul and Govardhan

  Have breakfast and head towards Gokul, The place where Lord  Shri Krishna spent his childhood. Visit Nand bhawan. The first abode of lord. Later on visit other popular places like Raman Reti, Its sacred sands are still fragrant with the memories of a time long past, when Lord Krishna would come here to play alongside his brother Balarama and his other Gopi companions. Further visit Brahmand Ghat. Have Lunch in between and Later we move towards Govardhan Parikrama. Govardhan Hill, which is believed to be a natural form of Lord Krishna himself. It is said that Krishna lifted the hill on his little finger to protect the people of Vrindavan from the wrath of Lord Indra, the rain god. The Govardhan Parikrama route is about 21 km long and takes 5 to 6 hours to complete on foot. We can complete the Parikrama in specially running electric autos (cost to be shared among all participants). We will cover many important sites in parikrama including Radha Kund, Shyam Kund, Kusum sarovar and other popular places. Evening back to Mathura for stay and retire for the day

( Meal Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)

Day 4: Wednesday, 20th March: Explore Vrindavan Holi

We start our day at morning 07.30am. Have breakfast in hotel and head straight towards the Bankey Bihari Temple in Vrindavan. You will see lot of people on the streets of Vrindavan throwing colors on each other and celebrating togetherness. Just join them and head towards the Temple from the narrow streets. You will see all sorts of photographers here this day, capturing some best moments. The residents above the neighbourhood will shower colors and water and make you feel that, Yes!! Its HOLI TIME. Enter the temple after few minutes and experience the breathtaking chants and holi celebration here. After this visit few more temples around vrindavan, Like Nidhivan, Prem Mandir, Iskcon. After lunch head to hotel, freshen up And Move Towards Mathura Station to for return journey.

( Meal Included: Breakfast, Lunch )

 

Train suggestion -  12954 August Kranti Tejas Rajdhani Express 

                                   Mathura jn- 6:45 pm

Day 5: Thursday, 21th March

Reach Mumbai around 11 am.

 

Note: Please connect with us before booking the Train / Flight tickets.

 

 

Mathura Holi Special Safety for Women/ Girls

Is it safe for Women and Girls during Holi festive at Mathura?

Yes it is. It is called the braj bhumi. Girls and Women are always respected during the holi festival.
While the destination attracts a lot of Solo female travellers during Holi across the globe, here are some Holi Safety Tips for Girls and Women Travellers

1. Please stay with your group always. Do not take their instructions casually.
2. Avoid Synthetic Colors for skin care.
3. Avoid Water Balloons for wardrobe malfunction or embarrasments.
4. Pay Attention To Clothing. Please avoid wearing transparent clothing.
5. Encourage Goggles / Sunglasses.


IMPORTANT

  • Avoid wearing precious Jewelry while trekking, as Trikon won’t be responsible for any losses for the same.

  • At times we might have to rely on Public transport or Walk for covering short distance


Things to Carry

 

  •        Valid Identity Proof, along with 1 Photocopy
  •          Water Bottles
  •          A lightweight Haversack or Backpack, and a smaller Day Sack (Avoid Suitcases)
  •          Good pair of shoes, and a pair of flip-flops
  •          Fleece Jacket/ Sweater
  •          Cap, sunglasses, scarf
  •     Camera, Binoculars (Optional)
  •          Toietries – Sunscreen, Moisturizer, Light towel, Lip balm, Wet wipes,    Toothbrush, Toothpaste, Hand Sanitizer
  •          Extra Polythene Bags (To segregate used/ unused garments, wet/ dry clothing)
  •          Any medicines that you consume normally, post consulting a doctor
  •          Snacks & Biscuits to munch on
  •          Sunscreen
  •          Bedding/ Shawl for train journey

Consuming liquor or any kind of Alcoholic substance is prohibited. Carrying any kind of substance that’s illegal is not allowed. Smoking is strictly not allowed. Anybody found smoking or consuming alcoholic drinks will be expelled from the event without refund.

Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Meal Included as mentioned in the detailed Itinerary. ( Day 1 Lunch / Dinner , Day 2 Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner , Day 3 Breakfast , Lunch )
  • Local Transport for Internal Transportation
  • Twin / Triple Sharing Accommodation at all Places
  • Entry Charges to all Monument and Sightseeing places.
  • 5% GST

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Train Traveling Food
  • Autorickshaw charge for Govardhan Parikrama
  • Special pooja, Bhog or any personal offerings at temple.
  • Mumbai to Mumbai Train Ticket
  • Mineral water or any other personal expenses.
Highlights
  • Prem Mandir
  • ISKCON Temple, Vrindavan
  • Krishna Janmabhoomi Temple, Mathura
  • Vishram Ghat
  • Dwarkadhish Temple
  • Lathmaar holi at Barsana.
  • Bankey Bihari Temple
Pickup point
Mathura Junction Railway Station, Shanti Nagar, Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, India View on Map