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Goverdhan Hill

It's about 22 kilometres from the Highway NH2 near Bhakti Vedanta Marg which goes to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Satykam A
Also Known as Giriraj Parvat !!

We went on a road trip from Lucknow to this place. There is some history to why we visited this... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2017
New Delhi, India
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Nr. Vrindavan, Mathura, India
Nr. Vrindavan, Mathura, India

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's about 22 kilometres from the Highway NH2 near Bhakti Vedanta Marg which goes to Vrindavan......the road is called Radha Kund Road and is Single lane. Radha Kund is the first place one reaches, unless you want to have a parikrama you can visit Radha...More

Thank Satykam A
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We went on a road trip from Lucknow to this place. There is some history to why we visited this place. My Grandparents had visited this place in 1950s when all their kids born before my dad died in some or the other accident. So...More

Thank i_am_jaiveer
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

A place for all vaishnavs and Shri Krishna bhakts. Lots of chat (food) options for foodies but cleanliness and hygiene level are very disappointing. Lots of filth everywhere and overflowing drainages, which is a big disappointment

1  Thank Ashish M
Reviewed 1 December 2017

This is a place that you get to see while doing the Parikrama. We did our Parikrama in an auto. The driver told us to pay visit to this place. It is 5 mins walk to get to this place. Nothing much to see here,...More

2  Thank Mamta T
Reviewed 11 November 2017

The Goverdhan temple is bang on the road side, so be careful when you cross the roads Also be careful about the Cows and oxen,though they are not aggressive, some times, they suddenly start running, or something in your hand or dress would attract /irritate...More

1  Thank Narendra S
Reviewed 24 October 2017

It is situated at a distance of 22 km from Mathura. According to the Hindu mythology, Lord Krishna lifted the Govardhan Hill during his childhood on one finger to save Mathura from heavy rain. One can do Parikarma barefoot or in a car but at...More

1  Thank shilpimittal
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is the mythological hill where Krishna supposedly lifted a mountain hill on his finger to save the villagers. The places is near to both Mathura and Vrindavan. Many people do parikarama (going around as a worship) of the hill by foot or by lying...More

Thank webtriptourist
Reviewed 20 September 2017

It is situated at a distance of 22 km from Mathura. The hill is made up of sandstone and stands 80 ft tall with a circumference of 38 km. Some interesting places one gets to visit the hills including Mansi Ganga, Mukharvind, and Daan Ghati.According...More

1  Thank Kumar M
Reviewed 8 September 2017

One of the famous temple which is in Vrindavan, we booked a cab and visited this place, there is a scene where Lord Krishna picked up the Hill in his right hand under the hill so many persons are there.

Thank naiduks24
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Its not a hill just a few stones left behind. If you have lot of time then take a round of this so called once upon a time hill by car or auto. You can also visit radha kund and another big kund on the...More

1  Thank Raja P
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6 January 2018|
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Response from Narendra S | Reviewed this property |
Devotees do the parikrama round the clock. it all depends on the wheather . if you happen to go during the summer months, it is preferable to start in the late evening . if it is winter season, than, prefer early morning so... More
2 June 2017|
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Response from bindu2016 | Reviewed this property |
Oh yes.. everything is available there... you can drive your car or hire rickshaw or auto anything... it is very convenient and comfortable parikrama. auto charge is less than rickshaw..