Deoriatal Chandrashila Trek a Divine Lake in Chopta surrounded by several Mountains
Deoriatal Chandrashila Trek is the region of Uttarakhand named Chopta, this Tal is surrounded by snow covered mountains and is in the lush green woods, this place is highly rich in Flora and Fauna.
You can get panorama views from here which are extremely beautiful, it is hard to find panorama views from places. You can see these groups of mountains from Deoria Tal – Chaukhamba, Bandarpoonch,Kedar range Kala Nag and Neel Kantha.
It is believed that Bheema built this lake and many Devas have bathed in this lake which makes this lake placid.
The trail further goes to Tungnath and Chandrashila
From Deoriatal further you can go to Tungnath and Chandrashila, it is the summit of Tunganath. Meaning of Chandrashila is “Moon Rock”. It is one of the popular treks in Uttarakhand.
You will go through thick dense forest covered with Rhododendron trees, the trail is beautiful you can see flowers blooming all around and in winters it gets covered by snow, there are number of species of birds in the woods, you can spot a variety of birds there.
Summit offers panoramic views in Deoriatal Chandrashila Trek
Deoriatal Chandrashila Trek Give the best views from summit, the close and clear view of peaks and different ranges are visible from there. Chaukhamba Peaks, Mandaniparvat and Janhukut are clearly visible from there.
Deoriatal Chandrashila Trek are the treks with beautiful scenic views, they are alluring God’s creation which a person desires. This trek is an easy one and beginners can go for it.
Key Points of Deoriatal Chandrashila Trek
Level – Easy
Proper conditioning & training of body required
Need proper gear & clothing for sub-zero temperature?
Shoes are the single most important equipment.
High Altitude requires proper acclimatization.
Winter & Post monsoon or pre-monsoon is the best time. During rains the region is prone to landslides.
Beautiful landscapes so carry good photo gear & Extra battery backup.
The backpack should not exceed 10kgs.
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Duration – 5 Days from Rishikesh to Rishikesh)
Best Season– All year
Level – Easy
Highest Points: Chandrashila peak (12, 083 feet)
Weather – Nights are cold and day temperature is pleasant during the season.
Winter temperatures– Chopta (-2°C to -5°C) Chandrashila (-5°C to -10°C) winter December to Jan.
Summer temperature –Chopta (5°C to 15°C)
Location Chart:It is located in the north-eastern part of Uttarakhand starting close to China border, heading east and then south.
Short itinerary of Deoriatal Chandrashila Trek
Day 1: Pickup to you from Dehradun/Rishikesh to Sari village (238 km) (8/9 Hours) (6,600 feet)
Day 2: Trek from Sari village to Deoria Tal (03km) (1/2 Hours) (7,800 feet)
Day 3: Trek from Deoria Tal to Chota (16 km) (7/8 Hours) (8,790 feet)
Day 4: Trek from Chopta to Tungnath and Chandrashila (12,083 feet) then back to Chopta
Day 5: Drive from Chopta to Dehradun / Rishikesh