Holi, the festival of colors is one of the main festivals of India. The festivity mainly involves the application of colored dyes reflecting the virtues of joy, compassion, love, kindness, warmth and hospitality. Though Holi is a festival celebrated all over India, but the cities of Mathura and Vrindavan hold a special relevance with the exuberant celebration that takes place at these sacred towns of Uttar Paradesh. Mathura, the birth place of Lord Krishna, and Vrindavan, where he grew up, are the places which dive into the celebrations, almost a week earlier the main event of Holika Dahan and Dulhendi. People from all over the world draw to Mathura and Vrindavan to experience the different forms of Holi celebrated here. Varied Forms of Holi Celebrations at Mathura Though Holi is played with great enthusiasm and zeal in all the temples of Mathura and Vrindavan but some prominent places stand out for their Holi Celebration. Banke Bihari Temple, is one such place where the priests whirl the gulaal and garlands on the crowd of devotees present at the temple. In spite of huge crowd, people derive fun and happiness from being a part of Holi Celebration at Banke Bihari Mandir, feeling as if their dear Lord Krishna himself has landed on to this place to extend a tender touch of colors on their cheeks. Another notable place where Holi holds its own unique way of celebration is Barsana, where Lathmar Holi is played. Here, women beat men with lathis or sticks as Radha Rani and Gopis used to beat Krishna and other Gopas when they visited Barsana, The town of Radha Rani to play Holi with her and other Gopis. Phoolon ki Holi is another variant of this festival in which Holi is played with petals of rose and marigold. Also chandan is applied on forehead scented with “kewda”. Make your Holi memorable with Mathura-Vrindavan Holi Package So enjoy the hilarious Holi celebrations at Mathura and Vrindavan with our Holi at Mathura and Vrindavan Tour Package for 4 Nights and 5 Days which will let you experience different forms of Holi along with sightseeing in an a/c car. We book tickets and accommodations on your behalf to get you confirmed booking, which is a difficult task during season time. Grab the deal now and prevent yourself from repercussions of price-hike.