chopta chandrashila Trek

4 DAYS 3 NIGHTS
  • trekking in uttarakhand

Chopta valley is perched at an elevation of 2,680 meters and is surrounded by an imposing forest of Oak, deodar and rhododendron that shadow a rich bed of flowering plants. The spell bound Chandrashila Summit Trek is characterized by grandeur of its Himalayan Peak. One of the most beautiful treks in the Garhwal Himalayan region, the Chandrashila Summit Trek, maneuvers through beautiful meadows and the unpaved trails. At reaching the summit, feast your eyes on the spectacular view of the Himalayan peaks like Nanda Devi at 7,817 meters, Trishul at 7,120 meters, Kedarnath at 6,831 meters, Bandarpunch at 6,316 meters and Chaukhamba at 7,138 meters.

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Day 1- Pickup to you from Rishikesh to Sari Deoriatal

  • Total distance 03 km – 1/2 Hours journey.
  • Mode of the journey – Trek 3Km.
  • Altitude – Deoriatal –2,390 Meters

Our representative will expect you at Rishikesh railway station at 6:30 in the morning today. Pick up can also be done alternatively from Rishikesh as well. We will drive uphills from Rishikesh along the mighty Ganga River flowing downwards. We will have our lunch on the way. We will reach Sari in afternoon and soon we will start trekking to Deoriatal. The trek ascends on a well defined path of stones and goes into the beautiful forest of Rhododendron and Cedar. As we climb higher the Himalayan mountain starts appearing. We keep going steadily up and then a level walk in the dense forest takes us to the Deoriatal. We will be welcomed by a grand vista of Chaukhamba massifs unveiled in the lake water. The rest of the day is spending in exploration and capturing pictures of the lake side. We will camp near the lake side for the night.

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Day 2 – Trek from Deoriatal to Baniya Kund via Rohini Bugyal

  • Total distance 14 km – 6/7 Hours journey.
  • Mode of the journey – Trek 14Km.
  • Altitude – Baniya Kund –2,610 Meters
  • In the morning, the cloud cover removes from the Himalayan peaks and diamond-crusted sunlights elucidate the outlines of Chaukhamba in the lake water. This is the marvellous view of this trek which you can not miss. Make sure to take pictures of this beautiful scenery. Post breakfast we will start trekking. This trail is sprinkled with the variety of vegetation most notably the two type of Rhododendron red and pink. As we ascend towards Rohini Bugyal, Chaukhamba massif and Mount Kedar summit, rises closely. On the further walk, we will come across some shrine and a three-way root. We will take the centre one towards Chopta village

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    Day 3 - Trek from Baniya Kund to Tungnath and Chandrashila (12,083 feet) then back to Baniya Kund

  • Total distance 08 km – 5/6 Hours journey.
  • Mode of the journey – Trek 8Km.
  • Altitude – Deoriatal –4,000 Meters
  • We will start trekking in the wee hours of the dark, which will let us have a beautiful sunrise from Tungnath Top. The trek is a well defined from Chopta, runs on a well-defined concrete-bound trail. There are 11 scissors bend on this trail and the 10th bend of the trail marks the opening of a splendid view of Chandrashila and a connecting peak called “Ravanshila”. In the winter these trails are covered with white snow thus making the trek a little bit difficult. From Tungnath temple, the route to Chandrashila peak bends from behind the temple complex. The 500 meters steep climb can be covered in 45-60 minute. The top of Chandrashila welcome you with a 360 degree panaromic view of the notable peaks such as Nanda Devi, Trishul, Nandaghunti, Dronagiri, Chaukhamba, and Kedar. We will spend some time here and descend down to Chopta. It will take you about 3 hours to climb down to the campsite.

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    Day 4- Drive Baniya Kund to Haridwar via Rishikesh

  • Total distance 220 km – 7/8 Hours journey.
  • Mode of the journey – By Taxi.
  • On last day of the journey we will ride back from the Chopta to Haridwar.The 7 hour’s journey will pass through the forests, small mountain villages and towns. You will be reaching Haridwar in the evening.

    INCLUDED

    What is Included

    Transport

    Accommodation

    breakfast, lunch, dinner

    NOT INCLUDED

    What is Not Included

    Personal Insurance

    Medical Certificate

    Personal toiletry Items and Personal Medicine kit