One of the busiest pilgrim sites in Dehradun, Tapkeshwar Mahadev temple or Tapkeshwar Mandir is a cave temple with Lord Shiva
Tapkeshwar Mahadev Temple is a famous holy temple of Lord Shiva on the bank of seasonal Asan river near Dehradun. Known to have one of the oldest Shivling in the cave, Tapkeshwar Mahadev Temple is located at 6.5 km from Dehradun city. As water droplets continuously drops on the shivling, hence it was named as ‘Tapkeshwar’.
How to reach Tapkeshwar mandir in dehradun ?
The temple is situated on the Garhi Cantt Road and is 30.7 km from Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun, 9.7 km from ISBT Dehradun and 7.5 km from Railway Station Deharadun. You can get a taxi at the airport, a city bus or a three-wheeler near the ISBT or Railway Station which will take you straight to the Tapkeshwar Mahadev temple.