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CHOPTA CHANDRASHILA TREK
Chopta Chandrashila Trek Highlights
Visit the highest Shiva temple of the world – the Tugnath temple
Experience a maximum altitude of 12,083 ft – as you go through Har ki Pauri, Chopta, and Sari
Trek and camp amid the scenic Himalayan mountains and Kedar, Chaukhamba, Nanda Devi, Bandarpunch and also the Deoria Tal lake
Enjoy an exclusive guided bird watching experience – nothing better than reconnecting with nature
Chandrashila Trek Overview
With mesmerizing summit views of Kedar, Chaukhamba, and the Himalayas, the Chandrashila trek, at an altitude of 12,083 ft. is one of the most suitable treks for beginners. A visit to the holy Tugnath temple, famous for being the highest Shiva temple in the world offers you a vantage point in the trek.
The journey to the trek takes you through Rishikesh, Sari, and Chopta, and the way is surrounded by vivacious patches of pine, oaks, and rhododendron. When here you can also indulge in bird-watching activities and lakeside picnics. Do not miss watching, the golden-breasted eagles that are a mesmerizing sight from the summit.
About the trekking experience:
Starting from Haridwar, the journey will take you through the famous Har ki Pauri, Chopta, and Sari along with the numerous tiny hamlets as you ascend to the top.
On your way, onlook the beauty of Kedar, Chaukhamba, Nanda Devi, Bandarpunch and also the Deoria Tal lake. While on the trek, you can also meditate at the famous Tugnath temple.
The entire distance of around 10 KM, will be covered in 4 days. An experienced guide will accompany you throughout the trek.
You can enjoy the beautiful views of the peaks from your stay in the high-quality alpine tents or guesthouses.
Hearty breakfast, lunch and dinner (vegetarian) are all included in the package. If you like exploring different cuisines then you try out the local Garhwali and Kumaoni delicacies in this region.
Ensure that you stay covered with thermals and enough jackets to withstand the temperature that is between 8°C to 15°C during the day and -5°C to 3°C in the night.
All equipment, meal areas, accommodation, etc. are sanitized before and after every use to ensure the utmost safety and hygiene of the trekkers.
Maximum altitude: 12,083 ft
Temperature range: Day: 8°C to 15°C; and Night: -5°C to 3°C
Approx. trekking distance: 16 KM
ATM: Last ATM is in Ukhimath, around 13 KM before Sari
Trekking gradient: Easy to moderate
₹3,499 / per person
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