Tourism industry in Mathura, Uttar Pradesh also plays a major role in the economy. The city is a popular pilgrimage center among Hindus. Some of the temples that are visited by devotees throughout the year are Krishna Janmbhoomi Temple, Potara Kund, Dwarkadhish Temple, Vishram Ghat, Kesava Deo Temple, Kans Qila, Gita Mandir, Ranghbhumi, Kusum Sarovar, Mathura Krishna Balrama Mandir and many more.
Mathura is surrounded by a number of cities and towns that are popular tourist destinations. Some of the neighboring places of the city are Vrindavan, Nandgaon, Barsana, Baldeo, Radha Kund, Gokul, Goverdhan, Daan-Ghati, Agra that are thronged by lakhs of tourists every year.
Last Updated on : 09/05/2013