Govardhan HillCurrently Open
- Address: Aanyor, Uttar Pradesh 281502, Mathura, India
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Tags: Religious Site, Family And Kids, Hill
Govardhan Hill is a prominent place of Hindu Pilgrimage located in Aanyor. It is situated in the district of Mathura, the place where Lord Krishna grew up. The Govardhan Parvat is mentioned in a number ofreligious and sacred texts, and holds a position of great importance in a number of tales about Lord Krishna. In one such tale, it is said that Lord Krishna lifted the mountain to protect the villagers of Mathura from a raging thunderstorm.
In addition to this, a number of 16th century monuments are situated on the hill, and the view of the surrounding villages is breathtaking from the top.
How to Reach Govardhan Hill
- By taxi
9.5% of people who visit Mathura include Govardhan Hill in their plan
11 AM - 12 PM
52.38% of people start their Govardhan Hill visit around 11 AM - 12 PM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Govardhan Hill
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Govardhan Hill