Mayapur, located near Nabadwip is 130 km from Kolkata and lies at the confluence of river Ganges and Jalangi. The headquarter of ISKCON (International Society for Krishna Consciousness) is situated here and is of special significance to followers of Gaudiya Vaishnavism who consider it as a holy place as it is very close to Nabadwip, the birthplace of Sri Chaitanya. Ideal for a short holy trip, Mayapur beside for its religiousness is famous for the scenic beauty, as well.
Kolkata to Nabadwip Mayapur
Why To Go
Things To Do
What to Eat & Where
Though the foods are all vegetarian, the quality and taste seem to be cooked at Lord’s own kitchen. Savour the delicious dishes like Kashmiri Polau, Palak Paneer, Matar Paneer, Aloo Paratha at Govinda’s restaurant that serves Bengali cuisines’ and a variety of sweets, too. At Mahaprasad stall inside the temple campus, you will get bhogs that are offered to deities.