Mathura is an administrative district of Uttar Pradesh with its headquarters located at Mathura town. The district is bounded on the northeast by Aligarh District, on the southeast by Hathras District, on the south by Agra District, and on the west and northwest by Haryana state. The district is part of Agra Division.
the birth place of Lord Krishna is located on the western bank of river
Yamuna. It remained as a hub of Indian culture and civilization for
about 3000 years. The city has a long glorious history.
Shri Krishna Janma Bhumi, Jama Masjid, Vishram Ghat, Dwarkadheesh Temple, Gita Mandir, Govt. Museum.Vrindavan -
Dev Temple, Shahji Temple, Rang Ji Temple, Madan Mohan Temple, Krishna
Balram Mandir (Iskcon Vrindavan ), Radha Ballabh Temple, Gopi Nath
Temple, Glass Temple, Nidhi Van, Seva Kunj, Banke Bihari.Goverdhan -
Kusm Sarovar, Jatipura. Barsana, Nandgaon, Gokul, Mahaban, Baldeo.
Facts & Figures
|Area||3329.4 sq. km|
|Population density||621 per sq. km|
|No. of Tehsil||03|
|No. of Blocks||10|
|No. of Villages||886|
|Average rainfall||650 mm|
|Temperature||Max.: 45°C; Min.: 4.2°C|
How to ReachBy Air :
Nearest airport is Kheria (Agra), 62 km away from Mathura.By Rail :
Mathura is on the main lines of the central and western railways and is connected with all the major cities.
By Road :
Mathura is well connected by motorable roads to important tourist centres in and around Uttar pradesh. Taxis, Tongas and Cycle rickshaws are available for local transportation.