Deoriatal Chopta Camping and Trek
The Deoriatal Chopta trek takes us to one of the most breathtakingly beautiful part of the Garhwal Himalayas. We start from Haridwar, and pass through Deoria tal, Chopta and Tungnath to reach the summit of Chandrashila for a great view of the Indian Himalayas. Maximum altitude reached on the Chopta Tungnath trek would be around 4000m at the summit of Chandrashila. This region is a protected sanctuary for musk deer, and is rich in flora and fauna. Tungnath is famous for being the highest temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. On top of Chandrashila we will be able to see Chaukhamba, Kedarnath, Nandadevi and Trishul peaks.
Day1: Haridwar to Chopta
Early morning, our team meets you at Haridwar Railway Station. Today’s journey starts from a drive to Chopta which is around 186kms and takes around 8 – 9 hours. After reaching Chopta, we set our camps for an overnight stay and prepare for hi-tea. Chopta (2900m) is known as ‘Mini Switzerland’ of the Garhwal Himalayas, it is situated amidst thick forest of Pine, Deodar and Rhododendrons.
Day 2: Chopta – Tungnath/ Chandarshilla
Today is the trek day, after a good hefty breakfast, we leave for Tugnath (3680m). Tungnath is the world’s highest Shiv temple. From Tungnath we climb to the Summit of Chandrashila*(3950m). At Chandrashila we get a spectacular view of Nandadevi, Trishul, Kedar Peak, Chaukhamba, Bandarpunch. Packed/ Hot lunch will be provided. We descend back to Chopta, our camping site. Overnight stay in camps.
Note*: You can go to Chandrashila, if you wish to or if you are a good trekker.
Day 3: Chopta – Sari Village – Deorital
After a good session of morning exercise followed by breakfast at Chopta, we drive to Sari Village, which takes around 2 hours. After reaching Sari village, we begin our trek to Deoriatal . Deoriatal is at an elevation of 2400m, which takes around 2-3 hours. We pass through forests as we trek uphill to reach our destination. Deoria Tal is a beautiful lake which gives a 300 degree panoramic view of great peaks like Chaukhamba, Nilkantha, Bandarpunch, Yellow Tooth, Kedar Range, Kalanag, etc. Overnight camp at Deoria Tal
Day 4: Deorital – Sari Village – Haridwar
Starting early today, we drive to Haridwar via Sari Village. Our trip ends at Haridwar Railway station
- Accommodation during Trek (Camping)
- Meals while on trek (Veg)
- First aid medical kits.
- Transport from Haridwar and back.
- Transport during the trek.
- Qualified and experienced Trek Guide and support staff.