Chopta Chandrashilla Trek
Wed, Apr 10, 2019, 08:00 AM - Wed, Apr 17, 2019, 05:00 PM
Arjun Singh Rawat
Organiser : Hike Brothers
House No- 1, Bhagirathi Enclave, Missarwala, Doiwala, Dehradun, Pincode - 248140
Dehra Dun - Uttaranchal
Chopta Chandrashilla Trek with Hike Brothers
Duration: 3 Days
Highest Altitude: 16,076.12 ft
Average Temperature: Day time: 8°C-15°C; Night time: -5°C -3°C
Chopta: Mini Switzerland
- Located at an altitude of 8790 ft and surrounded by forests of pine, deodar, and rhododendron, Chopta is a destination with so much to witness and relish. It is a part of Kedarnath wildlife sanctuary and is also base for trekking to Tungnath, Chandrasilla.
- Chopta is like a paradise with lush green pastureland, tiny hamlets and majestic views of the Himalayas. Being located at just 165 Km from Rishikesh and easily accessible, it is one of the best weekend getaways.
Chandrashila: Moon Rock
- It is the summit of the Chandranath Parvat on which the Tungnath temple of Panch Kedar is located. The majestic Chandrashila summit serves as a vantage point that offers a heavenly panorama of the Great Himalayas.
- This beautiful trek takes you through picturesque meadows, deodar forest and the holy shrine of Tungnath temple.
DAY 1: Reach Chopta 8 hours drive from Rishikesh. Transport will be arranged from Rishikesh bus terminal at 6 am.
DAY 2: Trek to Tungnath temple(12073 ft) and Chandrashilla Top(16,076.12 ft). Return to camp for lunch.
DAY 3: Drive from Chopta to Rishikesh.