Dehdradun is easily accessible by road, rail and air from Delhi and other major cities in India. You can fly in to Jolly Grant Airport, or take the Nanda Devi Express train from Delhi.
This 5 day adventure takes you from 7800 feet right up to 12,800 feet, to give you the best of adventure and nature, and mountain peaks and valleys. On your Chopta trek, you'll visit Tungnath temple, the highest Shiva temple in the world, walk through the conifer forests and meadows of Chopta, along trails lush with blooming rhododendron trees. You'll visit Deoriatal lake at 8,000 feet, then trek up to Chandrashila Peak for 360-degree views of the Himalayas. This is a moderate trek, and is great for first timers, families looking for a Himalayan trek experience, as well as experienced trekkers seeking the mountains.
This trek takes you through the Kedarnath wildlife sanctuary located in Rudraprayag. The area has some of the most beautiful evergreen forests and meadows that are home to wildflowers and rare birds. Chandrashila peak is surrounded by other beautiful peaks of Kedardoom, Kallandi, Kedarnath and Nandadevi. Chopta has the feel of a serene hill station whose beauty remains unmatched.
Get 360-degree views of the Himalayas, as well as iconic peaks, from the top of Chandrashila | Take a trek that is open in both summer and winter and is equally beautiful and unique in both seasons | Trek along trails covered in snow in the winter and streams in the summer | Discover forests of oak, maple and rhododendron | Visit the world's highest Shiva temple, Tungnath, a 1000 year old temple of Lord Shiva
If you have booked the transport, you will be picked up at Dehradun Railway Station at 07:00 hrs, and will be driven to Kund. This is a 6-7 hour drive, passing the Ganga, Alaknanda and Mandakini rivers. If you have not booked transport, you have to get to Kund. Kund is a scenic little hamlet lush with conifer forests and verdant meadows. The camp at Kund has breathtaking views of the Himalayas and you can enjoy a relaxed evening in nature. Overnight in Kund.
Overnight in campsite in Kund
For your first night of camping on this Chopta trek, you'll be camping at Kund. The campsite here has breathtaking views of the Himalayas, so the feeling of being on a Himalayan trek begins right from here. You'll be provided with tents on triple-sharing basis, sleeping bags, and sleeping mattresses. Today's package includes only dinner.
If a cancellation is made 30 days prior to the Chopta trek, 25% of the trip cost will be refunded.
If a cancellation is made 30 to 20 days prior to the Chopta trek, 15% of the trip cost will be refunded.
If a cancellation is made 20 to 0 days prior to the Chopta trek, no refund will be made.
Please heed the instructions of the instructor at all times.
You will not be allowed to trek under the influence of any kind of intoxicant.