Overview

 

About the Destination:

Engage in a short and sweet trekking activity that unravels to you the charm of Himalayas. A quaint hamlet in Uttarakhand, Chopta is steeped in natural beauty with lovely meadows and ringing thick forest. During the Chopta Chandrashila Trek in Uttarakhand, you will also be visiting the Shiva temple of Tungnath. Perched at 3470m, it is the highest place of worship positioned in the Garhwal region. Also, get the opportunity to conquer the Chandrashila summit that towers at 3650 m. The top treats with sweeping views of the entire horizon.

All along, you will be accompanied with breath-taking sights of frosted peaks. Enjoy camping by the lovely Devariyatal Lake. The trail to the top is a thrilling one as you make your way through bountiful forests and rhododendron bushes. The spectacular sight of Kedar Mountain Range adds to the experience.

Itinerary

  • Day 1 -

    Haridwar - Kund (1350m) (Drive / 200 Kms) (6 - 7 Hrs.

  • · We meet at Haridwar railway station at 7:00 a.m & be driven up to Kund.

    · This is an engaging drive all along the Ganga & Alaknanda river.

    · Enroute you will be crossing the holy towns of Rishikesh, Devprayag and Rudraprayag.

    · Evening we will go for a short hike by the riverside.

    · Overnight in tents.

  • Day 2 -

    KUND (1350M) – KAKRAGAD (STREAM)- MAKKUMATH – CHALKOT (DRIVE / 25 MINS) (TREK / 5 HRS)

    · Post breakfast we drive to the streams at Kakragad.

    · At Kakragad, one may choose to enjoy in the natural pools.

    · The hike past the forests & Himalayan villages will lead you to Makkumat(Winter seat of Tungnath Temple)

    · From Makkumat, the vehicle will pick us up to be driven to Chalkot.

    · Overnight in tents.

  • Day 3 -

    CHALKOT - SARI DEORIATAL - JHANDI DHAR - DEORIATAL - SARI - CHALKOT (TREK / 5 - 6 HRS) ( DRIVE / 1 HR)

    · From the campsite, we drive to Sari, the starting point for our trek.

    · From Sari we begin the hike to Deoriatal, a high altitude lake.

    · Spending a couple of hours by this majestic lake, reflecting the Chaukhamba peak in its still waters.

    · Trek further to reach Rohini Bugyal, a beautiful forest trail in complete isolation.

    · From Rohini Bugyal the trail descends through a beautiful forest to reach the road head at Tali.

    · From where be driven to Chalkot campsite.

    · For those not keen on a longer Trek, can go for a shorter trek from Sari to Deoriatal & back to Sari (Trek/ 3 hrs)

    · Overnight in tents.

  • Day 4 -

    CHALKOT - CHOPTA (2800M) - TUNGNATH (3680M) - CHANDRASHILA PEAK (4000M) – CHALKOT / KUND (TREK / 4 - 5 HRS) (DRIVE / 50 MINS)

    · We start the day by climbing up the slopes of the meadows in Chopta.

    · This extremely scenic hike will take a couple of hours to reach Tungnath temple.

    · After a brief stop for refreshments we trek further to the summit of Chandrashilla peak .

    · The summit offers views of big Himalayan peaks like Nanda Devi, Trishul, Chaukhamba.

    · From the summit we descend to Chopta & be driven to the lodge in Kund.

    · Overnight in the tents.

     

  • Day 5 -

    KUND / CHALKOT - HARIDWAR (DRIVE / 200 KMS / 6 - 7 HRS )

    Post breakfast, we drive to Haridwar. Trip ends here.

Stay​

  • Triple sharing basis in tents

Meals 

  • Day 1: Dinner

  • Day 2: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 3: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 4: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  • Day 5: Breakfast

Activity

  • Trekking

  • Camping

Other Inclusions​

  • Charges of camping fee, sanctuary fee

  • Tents, mattress and all group camping gear

  • All trekking arrangements with experienced guiding team, camp staff and cook

  • Professional guide(s) to ensure high safety and more information and personal attention which are necessary to appreciate a trek. All our guides are professionally trained and have many years of relevant experience in guiding treks.

Transport

  • Surface Transfer from Haridwar – Chopta – Haridwar by Qualis / Sumo / Bolero/ Max / Tempo Traveller

Advisory

  • Pay heed to the guidelines given by trek leader or instructor in order to enjoy a safe and sound trekking experience.

  • Consumption of alcohol or any other intoxicating products are prohibited during this trek.

  • Avoid trekking during the nights.

  • Consult with a physician if you are fit to undertake the trek.

  • The trek takes place through eco-friendly zone; do not encourage littering the local sites or campsites.

Cancellation Policy

  • If cancellations are made 30 days before the start date of the trip, 25% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.

  • If cancellations are made 15-30 days before the start date of the trip, 50% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.

  • If cancellations are made within 0-15 days before the start date of the trip, 100% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.

  • In case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain trips or activities may get cancelled. In such cases operator will try their best to provide an alternate feasible. However a cash refund will not be applicable for the same.

  • Cancellations are strictly subjected to cancellation policy.

Booking Confirmation Policy​

  • The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 24 hours of successful booking

  • In case the preferred slots are unavailable, an alternate schedule of the customer’s preference will be arranged and a new confirmation voucher will be sent via email.

  • Alternatively, the customer may choose to cancel their booking before confirmation and a full refund will be processed

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