Chopta a Great Trekking Destination

Chopta – A Great Trekking Destination

March 14, 2019

Avid Trekkers Satisfy your Adrenaline Rush in Uttarakhand

Chopta is a small hamlet lying in Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary of state Uttarakhand at an elevation of 2,679 meters also known as “Mini Switzerland.” The trail further leads to Tungnath; third temple of Panch Kedar and the world’s highest temple of Lord Shiva, and it also continues to Chandrashila “Moon Rock.”

Uttarakhand is the most desired destination for trekkers because there are the heavenly places which can appease the adrenaline rush. You will Love the Heavenly views in Chopta Tranquil Charm

Chopta offers delicate opinions of the entire Himalayan range and the macrocosmic sight of Chaukhamba peaks, Nanda Devi and Mt. Trishul. This place is barely inhabited and has perfect charm. Because of the tranquil environment and being away from the crowd, its serenity is alive.

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Beautiful Medows in Chopta

Get Jaw-Dropping Experiences at Chopta

Chopta has a perfect adventure to make one feel full of life. It has an exciting array of experiences to suit any palette.

Witness the untouched nature at its best and get heart touching views of shimmering peaks reaching the sky.

Lovely montains views in Chopta

Get your good Experiences In Chopta

Go through the forests full of Rhododendrons where the flowers bloom in red and pink, get surprised by the meadows that look no different from windows wallpaper. At night watch the blanket of stars covering the sky and relish stargazing.

Waking up to the chirping of birds, the sound of gushing streams and the soft melody of trees, what can be better than this? And beyond anything, do not miss the sunrise! The sky changes multiple colors in just a few minutes at this golden time.

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Beautifull Views from Chopta

Chopta is great for Bird Watching

It is a part of Kedarnath Wildlife Sanctuary, and this place is extremely rich in Flora and Fauna. More than 550 species of birds .are found here. On your way spot beautiful Himalayan Birds which are rare to find anywhere else. The best time for birdwatching in Chopta is March to September.

birdwatching in Chopta

All about Trekking in Chopta, Uttarakhand

“Trek through Heaven”

Unlike other hill stations, Trekking enthusiasts and nature lovers must visit this place at least once.

Chopta trek can be extended to climb the Chandrashila Peak, and it turns excellent for amateur trekkers to start in the Himalayas.


Chapter – 2679 m

Tungnath – 3680 m

Chandrashila peak – 3682 m


Best time to do this Trek:

Chopta – Throughout the year

Tungnath and Chandrashila – April to November

In winters due to heavy snowfall the trail gets inaccessible and remains covered in snow from December to March.

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Chandrashila Peak


Chopta is the best hill station because its least crowded. Witness the untouched natural beauty of this verdant land.

It is excellent for birdwatching, different Himalayan species of birds can spot in this region.

Explore Deoria Tal, known as “Devariya Tal” it is pure because the Gods took a bath here.

The trail further leads to Tungnath and Chandrashila peak “Moon Rock.” Tungnath is the world’s highest temple of Lord Shiva.

Get astounding views of the entire Himalayan range and the macrocosmic sight of Chaukhamba peaks, Nanda Devi and Mt. Trishul.

Chandrashila peak offers panoramic views

Written by: – Tulika Negi

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