• Country:
    India
  • State:
    Uttarakhand
  • Altitude
    10000 ft
  • Railway Station
    Haridwar - 190km
  • Airport
    Jollygrant – 180km
  • Best Time to Visit
    April to June
  • Sep to Nov
  • Visitors Say
  • Temprature
    Summer - 15 °C to 25 °C
  • Winter - -10°C to 5°C
  • Road Distance
    From Dehradun – 200km
  • From Delhi/NCR – 390 km
  • From Chandigarh - 380km

Holiday In Chopta - Aao Chale

This is Chopta tour guide, also find here Chopta holiday packages , Chopta tour packages and hotels in Chopta .

Chopta is a beautiful village in the Rudraprayag district of the state of Uttarakhand and is fast gaining popularity among the nature lovers and adventure enthusiasts because of its location and unspoilt surroundings. The place is famous for providing striking view to the snow clad mountain peaks of Himalaya along with lush green forest with flower trees and mountain grasslands. It offers perfect destination for trekking and camping around it. The famous Deoria Tal is also nearby so if you plan you can also cover it.

Visiting Chopta on bike is fast catching popularity among young and adventurous from nearby places of north India/Delhi-NCR area.

Tungnath which is the worlds highest Lord Shiva Temple is located here for which you have to do trekking from Chopta.

So aao chale chopta !!

Chopta is very well connected and can be reached from any place in uttarakhand. People coming from outside uttarakhand will have to reach Haridwar/Rishikesh which are the nearest railway stations. Direct buses to Haridwar/Rishikesh are also available from Delhi as well as other major towns of North India. Form here you can book a private taxi to directly reach chopta via rudrapriyag and ukhimath or can take a bus upto rudrapriyag from where you can take shared taxi to chopta via ukhimath, the distance can be covered in 5 to 6 hours. You can also drive directly to chopta in your own vehicle/bike along the valley of Ganga/Bhagirathi which is a delight as you can stop at many scenic places in between to catch a snap.

Please note that it is relatively a new and unexplored destination so you may not get a luxury in terms of boarding and lodging. Travelers who want good boarding facilities may take an option of boarding at  ukhimath and use chopta for camping and trekking activity , food and water is available anywhere in the route.

The best time to visit is from April to Nov, avoid the rainy season in between and winter season which is very chilly here.

Places Of Interest in Chopta

Tungnath Temple Chopta

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Tungnath Mandir of Lord Shiva is one of the Panch Kedars and is a 3.5 km trek from chopta. It is the prime attraction for tourists as well as trekkers. At Tungnath the temple of Pandavas, Godess parvati , Ved Vyasa as well Adi Sankaracharya are also present. From this place the striking Himalayan peaks seems to be an arms distance.

Chandrashila Chopta

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The top of the mountain of Tungnath Mandir and chopta is called Chandrashila. Trekking upto chandrashila is famous amoung tourists and they enjoy the view of snow covered mountains including Kedar dome, Nandadevi, Chaukhamba and Trishul peaks from here.

Also View Valley of Flowers , Haridwar , Rishikesh


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