Mukteshwar Temple

Currently Open [Closes at 07:30 pm]
  • Address: Mukteshwar | Near Chauli Ki Jali, Nainital,India
  • Timings: 06:30 am - 07:30 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Art And Culture, Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids

Mukteshwar Temple - Review

Mukteshwar temple also known as ‘MukteshwarDham’, is a 350 year old Shiva temple, situated at the highest point of Nainital (2,312 meters). The temple has a white marble Shivling surrounded by idols of Brahma, Vishnu and several other Hindu gods and goddesses. It is believed that couples come to pray here, seeking blessings for a child, with mud lamps in their hands. Located amidst exquisite natural beauty, the temple is delight to stroll around and indulge in the spiritual and cultural experience. Highlights and must sees include:

  • The White Marble Shivling.
  • Rituals and ceremonies performed by the ‘Maheshwar’ community.
  • A dense forest reserve with Deodar, Banj, Kharsu, Tilonj, Kafal, Pine and many other beautiful trees and fruit berries.

Mukteshwar Temple Information

  • Try to avoid visiting during monsoon season and winters.
  • Carry water bottles and some refreshments along.
  • Entry is free.

How To reach Mukteshwar Temple by Public Transport

  • Walk or hire a taxi.
  • Ask a local for the bus details.

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  • Mukteshwar Temple Address: Mukteshwar | Near Chauli Ki Jali, Nainital,India
  • Mukteshwar Temple Timing: 06:30 am - 07:30 pm
  • Mukteshwar Temple Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Mukteshwar Temple(preferred time): 08:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Mukteshwar Temple: 01:30 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Mukteshwar Temple

  • 95% of people who visit Nainital include Mukteshwar Temple in their plan

  • 28.16% of people start their Mukteshwar Temple visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Mukteshwar Temple

Monday, Saturday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Mukteshwar Temple

People normally club together Binsar Mahadev Mandir and Tiffin Top while planning their visit to Mukteshwar Temple.

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Mukteshwar Temple, Nainital Reviews

  • Nearly 200 steep steps..but worth it! Remember to visit Chauli ki jali just next to the temple

  • The Lord Shiva Mandir in Pathankot shapur kandi vary beautiful temple

  • A must visit place in Nainital District.. Hardly 50-60 kms from Nainital.. U will find peaceful atmosphere here.. Forests, waterfall, Himalaya view are some attractive attractions here... I advice you to pick a bike in rent from Nainital for whole day and enjoy Mukteshwar... Must Visit if you are planning weekend holidays in Nainital.

  • Great place to visit. Temple at peak of the hill just adjacent to deep valley . Amazing traditions to worship. Overall very nice experience. Must visit place

  • I love this place .. Awesome weather

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