The temple is believed to be home to Shri Mukteshwar Maharaj Ji. It is said that the temple is the place where Lord Shiva killed a demon and freed him. The temple is a suitable place to practice meditation. One can also trek to the hill top where the temple is located. Also, since Trek is not very challenging and the way up to the hilltop is covered with fruits orchards and forests in use, it takes about 2 hours to reach there.
The location of Mukteshwar Temple atop a hill makes it a perfect place for clicking some wonderful pictures and capturing memories. The nature lovers must surely visit the temple and enjoy the breathtaking view one is likely to get from there. The white marble Shiva Linga present here also has a copper yoni.