Chopta Chandrashila Trek
● Temperature: 8°C 15°C D & 3°C - 5°C N
● Trekking distance:
● Altitude: 11,154 ft
● Difficulty: Easy to Moderate
● Pickup and drop: Rishikesh to Rishikesh
● Nearest Airport: Jolly Grant airport
● Nearest Railway: Rishikesh
● Base camp: Chopta
● Nearest ATM: Ukhimath
● Stay: Guest House & Camp Sides
● Food: veg
● (NOTE) Food including: base camp to base camp
Chandrashila Trek with Chopta and Tungnath are some things which you will not afford to miss. Chandrashila Trek with Chopta and Tungnath is an amazing place to visit for all trekkers. It is found at an elevation of 13000ft. above sea level. This place is far quite a trekking place because it's related with spirituality also. While doing this trek you'll enrapture the spirituality of Chandrashila and Tungnath Temple. It's a dream destination due to vivacious patches of pine, oaks and rhododendron which are eye catchy and alluring to observe. Within the summer you'll enjoy the blooming rhododendron here. This is often the simplest time to go here. You'll visit here to beat the warmth of other hotter parts of the country. Within the winters, you'll find the snowfall here. The peaks of the mountains is roofed with snow everywhere.
It is a favorite trekking route for all trekkers specially in summers when the whole region is crammed with rhododendron flowers and dense green forests. From Chandrashila Trek you'll enjoy the dazzling scenery of Chaukhamba, Nanda Devi, Gangotri, Trishul, Yamnotri and lots of other peaks. You'll watch the birds of rare varieties here which you'll see less in other parts of the country. High mountain peaks and campsites are the most highlight of this trek which am sure every travel is loved to ascertain. The sound of the river water below the campsite will make you calm and relaxed. You'll enjoy the blooming rhododendron and therefore, the amazing views of dense green forests within the summer.
The Campsites are also the simplest thing on this amazing trek. You'll find camps at Sari Village, Deoria Tal and Chopta. At Deoria Tal and Chopta, you'll find a campsite near the river. Here you'll enjoy the gorgeous sight of nature, and therefore, the soothing sound of a river. At campsites, you'll enjoy the delicious dinner and may do photography also.
Best time to go to Chandrashila
You can visit Chandrashila throughout the year, but the simplest time to go here is from April to June. From April to June (Summer) there's a festival held and enormous number of devotees and trekker go there. So this is often a perfect time to go to Chandrashila. In winters, you'll visit here also if you keen on snow, but sometimes thanks to heavy rainfall or snowfall road resulting in Chandrashila is closed.
Day 1 - Drive to Haridwar-Sari and trek Sari - Deorital. Pick Up Point- Haridwar Railway Station. …
Day 2 - Chopta to Tungnath, Chandrashilla Top and back to Chopta. Trekking Time- 7-8 hour. ...
Day 3 - Chopta to Haridwar.
Full Itinerary :
Day 1 : Haridwar to Sari Village
● Total distance is 215 kilometers.
● Drive of just about 8 hours.
● Altitude : 6600 feet.
We will start early after taking the breakfast. From Haridwar to Sari village, it's an 8 hour long drive. The bottom camp is found within the Rudraprayag district. To form this journey to not boring, you'll take headphones and other music items. Here we'll stay in campsites, homestays, and in guest houses. Sari Village may be a beautiful place to remain where we will do photography and luxuriate in the camping at the campsite. At an altitude of 6600 ft. the view of the town is basically alluring.
Day 2 : Chopta to Chandrashila
● Altitude : 13000 feet.
● Chopta to Chandrashila total distance is 6 kilometers.
Chopta is additionally referred to as 'Mini Switzerland'. Consistent with travellers, Chopta is one among the simplest places to go to in Uttarkhand. Chopta is surrounded by dense green forests, and a view of mighty Himalayan ranges. Subsequent destination is Tungnath which is 3 - 4 kilometers far away from Chopta. Here you'll enjoy the holiness of Shiva Temple which is the highest temple of Shiva within the world. It's one among the Panch Kedars. It's also referred to as Third kedar or Teesra kedar.
According to Mythology it's made by the Pandavas for worshiping the Lord Shiva and to form them happy. Because they feel guilty on the fierce combat between Kaurvas and them. Then we will move to Chandrashila which is 1.5 kilometers far from Tungnath. At Chandrashila, you'll visit the temple here. Many of us do meditation here, so, it another great point to ascertain and do here. Consistent with Mythology, during this temple Lord Rama and Lakshman did pray to Lord Shiva because they killed the Ravana. After spending a while here, you'll come to Chopta which can take only 2 hours. At Chopta, enjoy your occupy the campsite or in guest houses.
Day 3 : Chopta to Haridwar
So this the Judgment Day of your journey which starts from morning after breakfast. On today, you'll drive from Chopta to Haridwar which can take 8 hours and is about 190 kilometers far. After reaching at Haridwar, your journey of amazing trek will end with the unforgettable memories of trekking in your head.
For the duration of your trek, you will be staying in hotels and camps from day one to departure day.
Meals: From the first supper to the departure day morning, all meals are included. We offer easy, nutritious vegetarian food on all days of the trek.
Transportation: We will provide round-trip transportation from pick up point and drop point.
Camping fees: Both trekking permits and woodland camping fees are included in the price.
All of the camps will provide you with high-quality tents and sleeping bags for your trek. We have high-altitude sleeping bags that can withstand temperatures as low as -10°C. Ropes, microspikes, and gaiters are all available.
Expenses for personal reasons: For instance, during the trek, personal bags must be transported.
Emergency Costs: Any expense arises as a result of any kind of emergency
What to take
> Trekking shoes
> Backpack: 40 Liter
> Daypack: 20 liter
> Clothes: Fleese jacket, T-shart, thermal inner one pair, Light towel, raincover bag, poncho, rain coat, down jacket, etc...
> Trek pan
> wind proof / water resident jackets,
> Woollen shocks
> Woollen cap: 1 & Scarf : 1
> Sunglasses: good quality
> Trekking pole : 1
> Handgloves: one pair waterproof
> Torch (extra sell), sunscreen, cold cream, lip bam, toilet paper, hand sanitizer
> Water botal 1 Liter ( Avoid Bisleri Bottles)
> Glucose, Chocolates & nuts
> Personal medical kit
> Paracetamol - 4 tablets (fivar)
> Saridon - 4 tab (headache)
> Digene - 4 tablets (acidity)
> Crepe Bandage - 2 pair
> Band-aid - 10 strips
> Cotton - 1 peket
> Ors - 5 peket
> Bentadine or any antiseptic creem
> Move, spray (aches & sprains)
> ( If you required )
> In case you wish to cancel your trek please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
> Cancellation charges are based on the total trek fee, irrespective of the amount paid either full or partial.
> The cancellation policy is based on the original booking time and original start date of the trek.
> Before 30 days: 90% of the total Land Package Cost is refundable
> Between 21-30 days: 75% of the total Land Package Cost is refundable.
> Between 11-20 days: 50% of the total Land Package Cost is refundable.
> Less than 10 days: No refund
Trek cancellation due to weather:
> In case of an incomplete trek due to weather conditions, one can opt for the same trek again throughout their lifetime on all our fixed departure for the same trek.
> This attempt only covers the trek fee and will not include any rentals or the transportation amount paid earlier.
> This is non-transferable