Mukteshwar Mahadev Temple is a sacred and mainly a Lord Shiva temple with other Hindu deities, located on a hilltop and about 5500 years old Mahadev Shiva Temple, it is a one of must visit Place in Nainital. Mukteshwar Mahadev Temple is established by Pandavas during the 12 years of forest life. The trek to the top is scenic and very beautiful. A long climb, deodar and pine trees make it just lovely walk. The Mukteshwar town gets its name from this ancient temple and the landscape view is very amazing.
Epic stated, Mukteshwar Mahadev Temple is one of the most important temple in the group of topmost 18 Lord Shiva temples around the world's.
Mukteshwar mahadev temple which is adjacent and 5 min walk from Chauli ki jali (another famous tourist spot and religious important place, situated behind the Mukteshwar temple). This is the best hill station for people who like peace, silence and solitude. The high altitude flying fox and rambling are the other nearby attraction in the temple.
Mukteshwar mahadev temple is about 50 kms from Nainital and about 72 kms from Haldwani City Center, nearest Railway station is Kathgodam, distance about 72 kms.
The Mukteshwar Mahadev Temple open at 6:00 AM to 8:00 PM