Mayapur And Murshidabad Tour Package


Just 130 kilometers north of Kolkata lies the historic city of Mayapur, boasting numerous sites of religious and cultural significance along the banks of the Ganges River. Dubbed “The Spiritual Capital of the World,” Mayapur hosts the global headquarters of ISKCON, also known as the Hare Krishna movement. The meticulously maintained ISKCON complex in Mayapur encompasses a variety of temples, educational institutions, and communal spaces for collective worship and meditation. For travelers exploring West Bengal, Mayapur stands as an essential destination. Murshidabad, situated on the banks of the Bhagirathi River, is a town and district in West Bengal with a rich history. Once the capital of Bangla, Bihar, and Odisha, it owes its name to Nawab Murshid Quli Khan, the Dewan of Bengal, Bihar, and Odisha. Renowned for its silk and former splendor, Murshidabad became the capital of Bengal in 1717 until the British shifted the seat of power to Kolkata in 1773. Connected to Kolkata by rail and road, Murshidabad, just 200 kilometers away, remains an integral part of West Bengal’s heritage. West Bengal, situated in the eastern bottleneck of India, stretches from the Himalayas in the north to the Bay of Bengal in the south. Covering a total area of 88,752 square kilometers (34,267 square miles), it offers a plethora of tourist attractions. With over 91 million inhabitants, West Bengal ranks as India’s fourth-most populous state and the seventh-most populous sub-national entity globally. Bordered by Nepal, Bhutan, and Bangladesh, as well as the Indian states of Odisha, Jharkhand, Bihar, Sikkim, and Assam, its capital is Kolkata (formerly Calcutta). The state comprises two primary natural regions: the Gangetic Plain in the south and the sub-Himalayan and Himalayan region in the north, featuring the Western Uplands and the vast Sundarbans delta.Kolkata, the current capital, serves as an ideal hub for exploring all that West Bengal has to offer. Below is a curated list of some of the state’s top attractions.

Tour Itinerary –

Day 1:

Kolkata To Mayapur And Murshidabad Your Journey Begins With A Morning Pick-Up From Kolkata As You Embark On Your Trip To Mayapur And Murshidabad. Mayapur Boasts The Renowned Radha Krishna Temple, Also Known As The Chandrodaya Temple. This Architectural Marvel Showcases The Incredible Artistry Of Skilled Artisans. A Visit To ISKCON Mayapur Provides A Sense Of Serenity And A Profound Connection To The Almighty. The Temple Also Features An Exhibition Section Highlighting The Life And Works Of Sree Chaitanya.

Your Exploration Continues With Visits To Yoga Peeth, The Birthplace Of Sri Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, Chaitanya Math, Devananda Gaudiya Math, And The Chand Kazi’s Samadhi, Where Chand Kazi, Influenced By Gauranga, Became His Follower. You’ll Also Have The Opportunity To Admire The Stunning Golden Statue Of Sri Chaitanya At The Sonar Gouranga Temple. Don’t Forget To Savor The Delicious Bhog At The ISKCON Temple. In The Afternoon, You’ll Journey To Murshidabad, Located 100 Kilometers From Mayapur. Late In The Evening, You’ll Check In At Your Hotel For An Overnight Stay In Murshidabad.

Day 2:

Day Trip In Murshidabad After Breakfast, You’ll Set Off For A Day Trip Exploring Murshidabad. Your First Stop Is The House And Cemetery Of Mir Jafar, With The Nimak Haram Deori Serving As The Main Gateway To Mir Jafar’s Palace In Jafargunj. This Historical Site Stands As A Somber Reminder Of One Of The Darkest Chapters In Bengal’s History. Next, You’ll Visit Hazarduari, A Magnificent Palace With A Thousand Doors, Of Which 900 Are Real And The Remainder Are False Doors Designed To Confound Intruders. The Palace’s Architectural Style Blends Italian And Greek Influences, Showcasing The Rich Cultural Heritage Of Murshidabad.

Your Journey Continues With A Visit To Bara Imambara, India’s Largest Imambara, Constructed By Nawab Nazim Mansoon Ali Khan Feradun Jah In 1847 AD. It Was Built To Replace The Imambara That Was Destroyed In A Fire During Siraj-Ud-Doula’s Reign. This Monumental Complex Was Completed In A Remarkable 11 Months. Additionally, You’ll Explore The Jahankosa Cannon, A 7-Ton Cannon Known As The ‘Destroyer Of The World.’ Your Tour Will Also Include Visits To Katra Masjid, Wasif Manzil, Nasipur Palace, Khosh Bag, The Tomb Of Siraj Ud Daulha, Medina Masjid, And Moti Jheel. You’ll Spend The Night In Murshidabad.

Day 3:

Return Journey To Kolkata After Breakfast, You’ll Check Out From Your Hotel And Commence Your Return Journey To Kolkata. Along The Way, You’ll Make A Stop At Plassey, A Place Of Immense Historical Significance. In 1757, A Pivotal Battle Was Fought Between The British And The Last Nawab Of Bengal, Bihar, And Orissa, Siraj-Ud-Daula. The Nawab Was Defeated, And Later Killed, While Mir Zaffer, Who Had Switched Allegiances And Become A British Agent, Was Appointed As The New Nawab.

The Key Attraction At Plassey Is A Memorial Erected By Lord Curzon At The Mango Grove Where The Decisive Battle Of Plassey Took Place. Afterward, You’ll Continue Your Journey Back To Kolkata, Concluding Your Tour With Cherished Memories.

Package Including –

  • 02 Nights accommodation in Double/Twin Sharing Basis
  • Daily Breakfast 
  • Transfer all in private basis  by AC Sedan (2- 3 pax) or AC SUV (4 – 6pax) /similar
  • Sightseeing as per itinerary

Package Exclude –

  • Air / Train fare
  • Single Stay
  • Entry Fees
  • Parking & Toll Charges
  • Driver Night Allowance
  • Food other then what mentioned on inclusions
  • Expenses of personal nature
  • Package drinking water
  • Any other items not mentioned in cost.
Mayapur and Murshidabad  Tour Package


Mayapur Tour Guide

  • Mayapur Tour Guide
    • Type Of Visit: Religious, Pilgrimage 
    • When To Visit: Any Time Of Year. However, The Main Festival Of Shree Chaitanya Dev’s Birthday Is Full Of Purnima And Rush Festival.
    • Time To Spend:: The Whole Place Needs Two Days To Rotate Well.
    • Nearest Major City: Krishnanagar 
    • Best Mode Of Travel: Train, Bus, Private Car 

Mayapur Is Conveniently Located 130 Kilometers From Kolkata And Is Well-Connected By Road And Rail Networks. The Mayapur Chandrodaya Temple Of ISKCON Is The Holiest Of All Places In India And Serves As A Major Draw For Devotees Worldwide. Inside The Temple, You Can Witness The Magnificent Deities Of Pancatattva, Lord Nrisingha Dev, Srila Prabhupada, And Radha-Madhav With The Gopis. The Atmosphere Is Permeated With Devotion, Making It A Unique And Spiritually Enriching Experience.