CHOPTA TUNGNATH & CHANDERSHILA TREK IN HIMALAYA
Chopta Tungnath & Chandrashila trek one of the most exciting and most beautiful trails you can tread in Uttarakhand. The trails of Garhwal Himalayas evoke thrill and adventure. Lofty terrains leading to the summit make for an incredible experience and the surrounding beauty leaves you enchanted.
CHOPTA: Known as the “Switzerland of India”, Chopta at an altitude of 2600 m offers a breathtaking view of the majestic Himalayan peaks against the backdrop of clear blue skies. With Bugyals (high altitude meadows) all around, it is one of the best camping sites in Garhwal. Also, the sunset as seen from Chopta is a sight one can travel any distance to see.
TUNGNATH: The arms of Lord Shiva came out as per the Kedarnath myth at Tungnath. He is worshipped here as one of the Panch Kedars. Tungnath Temple at an altitude of 3680 m, is the highest Shiva shrine among the Panch Kedars. From here one can view the Bandarpoonch, Kedar, Chaukhamba and Dunagiri peaks, amongst others. The trek to Tungnath is abundant with rich flora and fauna, with one passing through many a grassy slope.
The top of Chandershila is the place from there a trekker can view a hundred-eighty degree sight of the Indian Himalayas. This top may be reached through a very pleasant and simple trek that begins from a tiny village Sari. This trek will take us towards a scenic lake Devria Tal that offers a superb mountains view among that are Chopta, Choukhmba, Tungnath, Kedarnath and Chandrashila Top.
Region: Uttarakhand Himalaya
Duration: 04 Nights & 05 Days
Best Time: Round the Years