Tarkeshwar Mahadev is a village 36 km from Lansdowne and at an elevation of 1,800 m. The place is known for its temple dedicated to Shiva. Surrounded by thick forests of cedar and pine, it is an ideal place for those who seek beauty in nature. During Shivratri, a special worship is held. The temple committee provides a dharamshala for accommodation. In Lansdown you will find many hotels to stay. It is a good place for a 1-2 day family trip.
People come here from far and wide to enjoy this place and the weather. In the winter months, the weather here looks like the plains of Jammu and Kashmir.