As Per Mythology, It is said that Lord Shiva come into this place from Varanasi during the Kali Yuga (for the next 4,27,000 years). The temple has a huge lingam which is accessible to all devotees. The Temple also house a massive ancient Trishul (Trident), It said the Trishul is to be the more than 1500 - 2000 years old, seems of an indo-Tibetan origin and is almost 90~92 cms at the bottom.
Travelers who visiting the Gangotri Dham, this is a must visit place and nearby en-route tourist attraction.
Accessbility : The Vishwanath Temple is about 190 KM from Haridwar, about 170 KM from Rishikesh, about 100 KM from Gangotri Dham and about 2 KM from Uttarkashi
Vishwanath Temple of Uttarkashi opens at 06:00 AM to 07:00 PM