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  • Trip introduction

    For amateur trekkers who want to get a taste of the Himalayas, there is no better start than this. On this trek, you'll travel to the dramatically pleasant meadows of Chopta, get views of snow-capped mountains in the icy waters of Deoriatal, trek to Tungnath, which is one of the highest Shiva temples in the world, and climb to Chandrashila, which is even higher than the Tungnath temple. All this, but on an easy trek that gives beginners a chance to experience mountain life at its best.

    NOTE: A minimum of 4 travellers are required to book this trek to Chopta, Chandrashila and Deoriatal.

    Destination

    Your route takes you through the evergreen Chopta, along the banks of crystal mountain lakes, and into the misty heights of Tungnath and Chandrashila. You'll be walking through fields of rhodendron, camping alongside streams, eating under the stars, and taking in the best that the Himalayas can offer.

    Destination highlights

    Visit 1000-year old Tungnath, the highest Shiva temple in the world. | See the reflection of mountains in icy Deoriatal lake. | Get a splendid panoramic view from the Chandrashila peak. | Stay at scenic locations in guesthouses in the mountains.

    Activity Details

    8000

    13120

    6550

    24 km

    14 hrs

    12 km

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of the Chopta trek: Dehradun to Sari

    After meeting early in the morning at Dehradun, you'll board vehicles that'll take you to the village of Sari. The 200-km drive takes about 7-8 hrs, and is a beautiful ride that'll take you alongside the holy Ganges, across the towns of Rishikesh and Rudraprayag, through the dense forests of Rajaji National Park. Overnight at Sari in guesthouses.

    Overnight at Sari in guesthouses.

    You'll be accommodated in a comfortable guesthouse at Sari on twin/triple-sharing basis. Today's meal package includes dinner only, served upon arrival at Sari. However, you may stop at any of the restaurants or eateries en route to Sari to have meals at and additional cost.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Dehradun

    Sari village

    06:00 AM

    Food

    Dinner

    Veg
    Day 2 of the Chopta trek: Day trek to Deoriatal
    Day 3 of the Chopta trek: Day trek to Tungnath and Chandrashila
    Day 4 of the Chopta trek: Sari to Dehradun
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made less than 15 days before departure of the Chopta, Chandrashila, Deoriatal trek: No refund.

    For cancellations made 15-29 days before departure of the Chopta, Chandrashila, Deoriatal trek: 50% refund.

    For cancellations made 30 days or more before departure of the Chopta, Chandrashila, Deoriatal trek: 100% refund.

    No show: No refund.

    All refunds will be processed after deducting any transaction costs, and the cost of any travel or accommodation bookings already made by the tour operator.

    Rules on trip

    Travellers can offload their luggage to personal porters/mules at an additional cost of INR 300 per day, per bag not exceeding a weight of 12 kgs.

    Travellers can rent trekking shoes for an additional cost of INR 200 per trekking day, and a walking stick for an additional cost of INR 50 per trekking day. Once rented, charges will be applicable irrespective of whether the item is used or not.

    Travellers are required to adhere to instructions of the trek leader during the trek to Chopta, Chandrashila and Deoriatal.

    Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.

    Consumption of liquor, drugs, tobacco products and cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the trek to Chopta, Chandrashila and Deoriatal.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    Travellers are required to sign an indemnity form before beginning the trek to Chopta, Chandrashila and Deoriatal.

    Travellers will be required to bear any additional costs arising due to unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, road blocks etc.

    The tour operator takes utmost care to ensure safety of the travellers and shall not be held responsible for any mishap, accident or loss of life during this trek to Chopta, Chandrashila and Deoriatal.
    • Trekking Chopta Chandrashila Tungnath Deoriatal Uttarakhand Himalayas Adventure
    • Trekking Chopta Chandrashila Tungnath Deoriatal Uttarakhand Himalayas Adventure
    • Trekking Chopta Chandrashila Tungnath Deoriatal Uttarakhand Himalayas Adventure
    • Trekking Chopta Chandrashila Tungnath Deoriatal Uttarakhand Himalayas Adventure
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Travel arrangements from Dehradun-Dehradun, as per itinerary, in private, shared SUV/Tempo Traveller or similar vehicle

    • Accommodation for 3 nights in guesthouses with attached washrooms on twin/triple-sharing basis
    • All vegetarian meals from dinner on Day 1 to breakfast on Day 4
    • Services of experienced trek leader
    • Permit charges and entry fees
    • All applicable taxe

    Excludes

    • Travel arrangements between base city to Dehradun

    • Any meals during transit in vehicles
    • Porters/mules to carry personal luggage (can be arranged for INR 300 per day, per bag not exceeding a weight 12 kgs)
    • Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, road blocks etc.
    • Personal expenses such as tips to staff, additional meals or beverages etc.
    • Adventure travel or health insurance
    • Anything not mentioned in inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Comfortable trekking boots
    • Raincoat
    • Windproof jacket
    • Thermal inner wear
    • 2-3 t-shirt/shirt
    • 2 trousers/jeans
    • Woolen gloves
    • Warm fleece
    • Woolen cap
    • Woolen socks and regular socks
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewellery and gadgets

    What not to Wear

    • Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Flip-flops

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • SUV/Tempo Traveller or similar vehicle for transport, as per itinerary
    • Any technical equipment required for trek

    You need to get

    • Waterproof rucksack
    • Torch
    • Trekking pole
    • Sunglasses
    • Water bottle
    • Towel
    • Camera and phone (with full/extra batteries)
    • Identity cards
    • Slippers
    • Specific medication
    • Personal toiletries

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit.