Located in the state of Uttar Pradesh, Mathura is considered as the birth place of Lord Krishna. A sacred town which abounds with an array of temples, shrines, Ghats and kunds, Mathura boasts of various legends and myths that have instilled deep-seated beliefs in the minds of people. Mathura is the holy abode of Lord Krishna and its festivals speaks volumes about Lord Krishna’s mischievous acts from his childhood to adulthood. The monuments and buildings in Mathura exhibit a heady mix of Hindu and Muslim architecture.
How to Reach Mathura from Delhi
Mathura Railway Junction is the most important railway station in Mathura. Regular train services are available between Mathura and Delhi.
New Delhi International Airport is the nearest airport to Mathura. The airport is located at a distance of 147 kilometer from Mathura. Taxi cabs are available between Delhi and Mathura and the journey takes around 9 hours.
Mathura is well-connected to cities like Agra, Delhi and Mathura via road. The Yamuna Expressway is the shortest possible route that connects Delhi and Mathura. Tourists can opt for taxi cabs and their own vehicles. State owned and deluxe bus services are available between Delhi and Mathura.