Chopta Tungnath Trek

12

Mar
2014

Chopta Tungnath Trek

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The Chopta Tungnath trek takes us to one of the most breathtakingly beautiful part of the Garhwal Himalayas. We start from Okhimath, and pass through Deoria tal, Chopta and Tungnath to reach the summit of Chandrashila for a great view of the Indian Himalayas. Maximum altitude reached on the Chopta Tungnath trek would be around 4000m at the summit of Chandrashila.  This region is a protected sanctuary for musk deer, and is rich in flora and fauna. Tungnath is famous for being the highest temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. On top of Chandrashila we will be able to see Chaukhamba, Kedarnath, Nandadevi and Trishul peaks.

Chopta Tungnath Trek Duration : 6 Days 5 Nights

Destinations Covered : Chopta, Deoria Tal, Tungnath, Chandrashila

What’s Included :-

  • Accommodation (Hotel, Camping)
  • Meals(during trek)
  • Trekking equipment
  • First aid medical kit
  • Qualified and experienced trek guide and support staff
  • Transport from Haridwar to Okhimat and return from Chopta to Haridwar as per itinerary

Cost per person : INR 9000 + 3.5% service tax (ex Haridwar)

Itinerary Detail

Rudraprayag/Devprayag Day 1 – Rishikesh to Rudraprayag/Devprayag

 We depart from Rishikesh in the morning. Reach Rudraprayag/Devprayag in the evening. Overnight stay at Rudraprayag/Devprayag.

Deoria Tal  Day 2 – Drive to Ukhimat. .Lunch. Trek starts at Sari village. Ends at Deoria Tal

We depart early for Ukhimath by road.At Ukhimat we have lunch. After lunch we take a short drive to Sari village. At Sari village we get our first experience of trekking in Uttarakhand.We pass through forests as we trek uphill to reach our destination- Deoria Tal (2400 metres). Overnight camp at Deoria Tal. Deoria Tal is a beautiful lake which gives a 300 degree panoramic view of great peaks like Chaukhamba, Nilkantha, Bandarpunch, Yellow Tooth, Kedar Range, Kalanag, etc.

Banagher  Day 3 – Trek continues from Deoria Tal to Banagher ( 5hrs approx)

This trek takes us through thickly forested areas of the Garhwal Himalayas. It takes around 5 hours to reach Banagher. Overnight camp at Banagher.

Chopta  Day 4 – Banagher to Chopta

 

 Trek from Banagher to the high meadows of Chopta. Overnight camp. Chopta(2900m) known as ‘Mini Switzerland’ of the Garhwal Himalayas, is situated amidst thick forest of Pine, Deodar and Rhododendrons.

Chandrashila, Tungnath  Day 5 – Chopta to Chandrashila and back to Chopta.

 We trek to Tungnath(3680m). Tungnath is the world’s highest Shiv temple. From Tungnath we climb to the Summit of Chandrashila(3950m) and back to Chopta. At Chandrashila we get a spectacular view of Nandadevi, Trishul, Kedar Peak, Chaukhamba, Bandarpunch, etc.

 Rishikesh  Day6 – Drive from Chopta to Rishikesh(8-9 hours).

We drive back from Chopta to Rishikesh(8-9 hours). At Rishikesh our Chopta Tungnath trek ends. Trekking in the Himalayas has never been so much fun!!!

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17 Comments
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    KOUSIK PAUL
    July 23, 2016

    Sir,

    This is to inform you that I am interested at chandrashila trekking in the month of October. So that request you to send the details of the dates cost of packages. And also confirm that whether you allow a single person or not, actually as a solo-trekker I would like to join your group.

    Thanking you,
    KOUSIK PAUL,
    West Bengal
    PH. No.-9874402868

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    Shruti
    March 28, 2016

    Hi Rohan

    I trekked with you last summer to Hampta in June. Im looking to do Tungnath in APril/May. ANy leads?

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      Rohan Jain
      March 30, 2016

      Hey Shruti,

      Have sent you the details on mail.

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      Shubhi
      May 20, 2016

      Hey! I’m interested in this Trek and planning in June. Please let me know the details.

      Thanks!

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    Ajith
    December 7, 2015

    I need details completely, i am planing with friends i am based in Bangalore how do i get there ?

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      Rohan Jain
      December 8, 2015

      Hey Ajith,

      Have sent you the details via mail.

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    Sudarsan Bose
    March 27, 2015

    Hi,

    I am interested about Chopta – chanrashila trek in April 2015. If there is any departure in this month , please let me know the cost. I am a solo traveler., will be traveling from Kolkata.

    Thanks.

    Sudarsan.

    Reply
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      March 27, 2015

      Hi Sudarsan,
      We don’t have fixed departure in April.
      You can join Dodital Trek starting from 13th April.

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    October 9, 2014

    Please also share the batch details of Tugnath trek for the month of November

    Reply
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      Rohan1188
      October 11, 2014

      Mail Sent to your mail Id

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