Chopta Trekking 6N7D


Chopta Trekking 6N7D

Chopta Trekking 6N7D

Trek Region: Uttarakhand (Kumaun) Indian Himalayas.
Best  Season for trekking : February to May, September to November.
Total Duration: 7 Days | Trekking days: 3 | Trek grade: Easy | Max altitude: 3950 m

Day 1 : Arrive Delhi
Arrival at Delhi Airport where you will meet our representative followed by transfer to hotel and check in.
Stay overnight at hotel.

Day 2 : Delhi – Rishikesh (260Kms/7-8 hrs)
After breakfast proceed for Rishikesh by surface. Arrive and check-in to the hotel
In the evening visit Laxman Jhoola, Triveni Ghat etc.
Stay overnight at hotel.

Day 3 : Rishikesh – Ukhimath (175 kms/7-8 hrs)
In the morning after an early breakfast drive to Ukhimath via Devprayag and Rudraprayag. One can visit Devprayag (Confluence of Alaknanda & Bhagirathi, from Devprayag the Holy Ganges started), Rudraprayag (Confluence of Alaknanda & Mandakini River). Arrival at Ukhimath by evening. Explore the area.
Dinner and overnight stay in Tourist Rest House.

Ukhimath (1370 mts/4500 ft) is on the other side of the Mandakini River Valley from Guptkashi a relatively short steep walk by foot, or a much longer way by road.  Ukhimath is the winter seat of Kedarnath, as well as the winter home of the priest who presides over his worship.  After the Kedarnath temple closes for the winter, a movable image of Kedarnath is brought in procession to Ukhimath, where it resides until the Kedarnath temple reopens in late April or early May.

This picture shows the outer gateway to the temple complex, which is not only brightly painted and decorated, but two full stories tall (the wall also serves as the back wall of buildings inside).  The stones piled at lower left were for some sort of construction project, which was in full swing when I visited (since summer is the “slow” season ritually speaking, it made sense for the place to be torn up them.  And the nearby buildings are clearly residential, since a young girl is visible at upper right.

Day 4 : Ukhimath – Deoriyatal (2438 mts/7998 ft)
In the morning you can see snow clapped Himalayan ranges. After breakfast start your trek to Deoriatal through dense forest of   Rhodendhron and lots of wild flowers and ferns. The trek will take 3- 4 hrs to reach Deoriatal and on arrival at Deoriatal set out the tents for overnight stay.

Day 5 : Deoriatal – Sari – Chopta
After breakfast, trek down to Sari village (3 kms) and from here drive to Chopta through dense forest and meadows. Its 30 kms drive from Sari Village. Upon arrival at Chopta set out your tents for overnight stay. In the evening explore the magnificent view of the Himalayas.

Day 6 : Chopta -Tungnath (3680 ft/12070 ft) – Chandrashilla – Chopta
After an early breakfast trek to Tungnath with packed lunch. Tungnath is situated at the height of 3680 mts from the sea level the highest in India. The trek is three kms upward. Enroute you will find lush green meadows and you can see the entire range of snow clapped Himalayas and on arrival at Tungnath Temple and visit the temple. After relax one further one kms trek to Chandrashila peak. Later trek back to Chopta for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 7 : Chopta – Haridwar
In the morning after breakfast drive to Haridwar. Rest of the day you will be free for independent activities.   Stay overnight at hotel.

Day 8: Haridwar – Delhi
After breakfast we check out from the hotel and travel to Delhi. The tour end upon arrival in Delhi. We can drop you to a hotel or take you to the airport, as per your requirements.

To get this Chopta Trekking Tour customized to your requirements, please contact us. While filling the Contact Form, please specify the tour you like, travel dates, number of people traveling and the accommodation type / budget for your tour. Also, let us know what all changes you would like us to make and if you have any other requirements especially for families traveling with kids or elderly. You can ask us to add a night here and there, change the type of accommodations, meal plans, mode of transportation or even combine 2 or more itineraries to create a extended holiday tour of India for you. We will be happy to create a custom plan matching all your requirements. Our experts will be glad to help if you have any queries.

 

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