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About Govardhan

The small town of Govardhan is settled on the hill name Giriraj, as per legend this mountain was held by young Krishna for upto 7 days on his little finger to save the people of Braj from torrential rainfall caused by Devraj Indra. The picturesque stone tank Mansi Ganga Lake, built by Raja Bhagwan Das of Amer is a major attraction here. Other popular places include Kusum Sarovar, Chhatri of Raja Suraj Mall of Bharatpur, and Temple of Haridev.