Chopta Chandrashilla Trek is one of the most quaint treks in the Garhwal Himalayas for adventurous trekkers. If you want to go for a snow trekking then you can go for Chopta Chandrashilla Trek at the time of winters because during the months of December and January it experiences heavy snowfall.

Tungnath is a Shiva temple that is considered as the highest among all the Himalayas and surprisingly Chandrashila peak is a rock face above it.

During this trek, you will get the opportunity to explore some astonishing views of the Himalayan peak such as Kedar, Nanda Devi as well as Chaukhamba. This amazing trek will start as well as end in Dehradun and in just four days you will get the opportunity to explore different beautiful places like Sari, Deoria Tal, Chopta, and Chandrashilla.

This trek is surely going to amuse you, wondering why? It’s because The Chopta Chandrashilla trek will offer you eye-catchy views of lake present around it and also stupefying sunset views.

Chopta to Tungnath will be a thrilling trekking trip because it is a short trek that will make you happy but also fretful at the same time. The holy temple Tungnath is located at the height of 3400 meters above the sea level. If you like to do meditation then this is the right place where you can experience complete peace of mind and do some meditation in order to renew yourself. The pure vivacity coming from the sun will surely refresh you. 

The trek is easy and is perfect for both beginners as well as experienced trekkers. Do carry the camera with yourself so that you can capture some breathtaking views while passing through dense green forests. 

Therefore, the mesmerizing and stunning views of the Garhwal Himalayas keep the trekkers motivated and never let them lose hope until and unless they reach the end of the summit which is stretched at the Tunganath Temple.

Overview

REGION Uttarakhand
Duration 4 Day
Start Point Dehradun
End Point Dehradun
Highest Altitude 12,100 ft                    
Approx Trekking Km 14 Kms
Grade Easy

Altitude you are going to See

  • Chapter – 2679 m

  • Tungnath – 3680 m

  • Chandrashila peak – 3682 m

  • Deoriatal (7,840 ft)

These points should not be avoided

  • Pay heed to the trek guides and instructors in order to enjoy a safe and sound trek.
  • Avoid consumption of alcohol or any other intoxicants during the trek.
  • Keep all the Essentials Carefully
  • Maintain Your Wellness
  • Phones don’t work
  • Do not disturb the local life while trekking.
  • Avoid using plastic bags and maintain the ecological balance of the destinations.

 How to reach Dehradun?

 BY AIR :

Take a flight to Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun, Hire a cab to reach Dehradun City as the airport is 29 km away.

 BY TRAIN :

The Dehradun railway station is located in the centre of the city which is well connected to all the major cities of the country.

 BY ROAD :

Dehradun is easily accessible from major cities of the country as it has an excellent road connectivity with other major cities and towns of North India. There are state-run and private buses that offer a regular service.


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Day 01

Dehradun to Sari : Drive 215 km/8-9hours

We will start the drive from Haridwar Railway Station to Sari which is a small 7 beautiful village. Although it will be a long drive but definitely an enthralling one because we will drive through holy towns like Rishikesh, Dev Prayag, and Rudra Prayag. Night stay will be scheduled in the guest house. 

Day 02

Sari (6,600 ft) to Deoriatal (7,840 ft) and return; same day drive to Chopta.

After having the lip-smacking morning breakfast, we will start the morning trek for Deoria Tal which is considered as a high altitude lake. Do have a look at the reflection of Chaukhamba peak in its tranquil water because this is something you just cannot miss. Same day we will be also driving to Chopta.

Day 03

 Chopta (8,400 ft) to Chandrashilla (12,100 ft) via Tungnath (11,500 ft) and return to base camp chopta 

Start your beautiful day by climbing the slopes of Chopta. From Chopta it will take only a few hours to reach Tungnath temple which is devoted to Lord Shiva and is more than 1000 years old. After this, we will be reaching to Chandrashilla peak from where you can have superlative views of different Himalayan peaks like Chaukhamba, Nanda Devi, and Trishul. 

From here we will be returning back to base camp Chopta and stay.

Day 04

Departure Day : Chopta to Dehradun  

After having breakfast, we will drive back to Haridwar and between the route you will explore some amazing views. The trek ends here with some beautiful memories. 

 
Highlights
  1. Chopta is the best hill station because its least crowded. Witness the untouched natural beauty of this verdant land.
  2. It is excellent for birdwatching, different Himalayan species of birds can spot in this region.
  3. Explore Deoria Tal, known as “Devariya Tal” it is pure because the Gods took a bath here.
  4. The trail further leads to Tungnath and Chandrashila peak “Moon Rock.” Tungnath is the world’s highest temple of Lord Shiva.
  5. Get astounding views of the entire Himalayan range and the macrocosmic sight of Chaukhamba peaksNanda Devi and Mt. Trishul.
  6. Chandrashila peak offers panoramic views
 INCLUSIONS
Food as per menu on the trek ,Accommodation. (Guest house, Home stay, Camping)
Forest Camping charges
Safety Equipment,Trek equipments: Sleeping bag, mattress, tent (twin sharing), kitchen & dinning tent, toilet tent, utensils and crampon (if required)
All necessary permits and entry fees
Trek guide, cook, helpers, and mules for carrying common luggage
Transportation if Specified in Itinerary,
Mountaineering qualified & professional trek Leader, guide, cook and Support staff

 

EXCLUSIONS
Meals during road Journeyss
Any kind of Insurance
Any expense of personal Nature
Any expense not specified in the inclusion list
Carriage of personal laggage during the trek
BASIC  GEAR
Back pack & rain cover (50 - 60 ltr) with comfortable shoulder straps
Day pack + rain cover 20 - 30 ltr (If hire a mule or porter)
Walking stick Advisable (At least one)
Head torch 1 Nos.
Water bottle/Hydration pack 2 bottles of one litre each People who use hydration pack- 1 hydration pack and 1 bottle of one liter Carry at least one thermos flask
Snacks Energy bars, dry fruits, electral/ors
Personal Medical Kit Consult your doctor
BE COMFY AT THE TREK
T-shirts 2 Full sleeves (Non-cotton)
Fleece T-shirts 1 Nos.
Fleece jacket 1 Nos. (Alternative: a woollen sweater)
Down feather / Hollofil jacket 1 Nos.
Wind & waterproof (jacket & pant) 1 Pair
Thermal inners (upper and lower) 1 Pair
Trek pants 2 Synthetic (avoid shorts, fitting denims, capris)
Poncho 1 Nos.
PERSONAL UTILITIES
Sunscreen cream Hand sanitizer
Moisturiser Antibacterial powder
Toilet Paper & wipes Toothbrush and toothpaste
Lip balm Quick dry towel
 THINK ABOUT YOUR HEAD
Sun cap 1 Nos. (One that covers the neck as well)
Woolen cap 1 Nos.
Balaclava 1 Nos.
Neck-gaiters 1 Nos.
Sunglasses Dark with side cover, it should be U/V protected. People who wear spectacles- (A)- Use contact lenses. (Not for Chadar trek) (B)- Photo chromatic glasses.
MIND YOUR STEP
Trekking shoes 1 Pair (Waterproof, high ankle with good grip)
Floaters/flip-flops 1 Pair (Optional)
Cotton socks 5 pairs
Woollen socks 3 pairs
Gaiters 1 Pair (Our team will notify you if required)
KEEP THESE HANDY
Waterproof gloves 1 Pair
Fleece/woollen gloves 1 Pair

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