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Very nice holy place but beware of Monkeys

This place is famous bcoz Lord krishna had taken this hill on his small finger to protect the... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Navin S
Ghaziabad, India
Krishna Krishna

This is one of the famous Hindu hill. People visit here for pracrema of Govrdhan hill through foot... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
New Delhi, India
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Nr. Vrindavan, Mathura, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

On 18th October 2018 me and my elder sister and Jijajee went for Govardhan parikrama. My leg was injured before so l was thinking whether l can walk for 22 Kms at a streatch but kripa Radha Rani and we could complete within 6 hrs....More

Thank Saroj S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this place with my parents and completed the Parikrama through car. This is a historic place and known from the time of Lord Krishna. Now they have developed an outer route for two wheeler and four wheeler so that pedestrians should not be disturbed....More

Thank rohitagarwal55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Govardhan hill is a historical place which has very deep roots in Lord Krishna's time. Not very far from Mathura, this place has some good and positive vibes. Must visit place!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Before starting approx. 21 Kms barefoot travel, many apprehension came but the vibration all through make it so smooth. Soft Track makes it pleasant. People of all ages can be seen taking holy tracking.

1  Thank Vivek A
Reviewed 16 September 2018

it takes around 30-40 mins from mathura . Road is good. park your car near Hotel wingston otherwise you will get caught in traffic jam near temple. take rikshaw/ walk. there is nothing much to see in the temple , so it is not worth...More

Thank Vijay R
Reviewed 12 September 2018

This place is famous bcoz Lord krishna had taken this hill on his small finger to protect the humans as well as wildlife frim rain. people do parkarmya of this hill.

Thank Navin S
Reviewed 30 August 2018

This is one of the famous Hindu hill. People visit here for pracrema of Govrdhan hill through foot or through cart. This place is little far from Vrindavan.

Thank nkadagarwal
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

The temple is nice. There is no actual hill though. It is only a pictorial depiction today. I did not see any worship there at the Govardhan murthi. Instead there are some murthus elsewhere in the temple where Pujari are there to do Pooja. No...More

1  Thank Jagadh_Yathrikan
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The Goverdan hill is the very hill,lifted by Lord Krishna, to protect the brajvasis from the fury of Lord Indra in the form of torrential rains.A Parikrama of this hill,is a Once in a life time opportunity, to seek blessings, as the goverdan hill is...More

Thank Prakash N
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Sacred site, must visit place. After visiting this place u will understand why lord Krishna is the most powerful in the universe. Will visit again to this place. If u r in mathura then u should visit here.

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6 January 2018|
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Response from NarendraS495 | 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 117mrunalinis | Reviewed this property |
Of course you can hire rickshaw or peddle rickshaw by inquiring them locally and they can move along with you through out parikrama.This is better with children or old people who can join with you.Generally rickshaw charges... More