Chopta Tungnath Chandrashila:-
A quaint and rustic village in Uttarakhand, Tungnath is better known as the starting point of the much acclaimed Chopta Chandrashila Trek. Reaching a height of 2,680m, this picturesque hamlet is adorned with the enchanting beauty of the evergreen pine, deodar and rhododendron forests.
Be it the untouched beauty or the natural marvels around this Chopta, its myriad list of offerings and pictorial appeal has earned it the fame of being called the ‘Mini Switzerland of India’. While during the summers or springs, the entire vicinity gets embraced with the charm and appeal of the exotic vegitation, during the winters, Chopta wears a thick blanket of snow that makes it even more appealing.
Day 01: Monday
Meet the team early morning, by 6 am, at Haridwar,
Travel by Private Vehicle from Haridwar – Ukhimath (225 kms/7 hrs)
Day 02: Tuesday
Ukhimath - Deoria Tal (2438 mts / 7998 ft)
Day 03: wednesday
Deoria Tal - Chopta
Day 04: Thursday
Chopta - Tungnath - Chandrashila - Chopta
Day 05: Friday
Chopta – Haridwar
Hat / Cap, Woolen cap / Balaclava
Pair of Woolen Gloves
T-shirts, Fleece Sweatshirt / Sweater
Windproof Jacket – 01 nos.
Leggings from a Track-suit, shorts
Pair of sturdy sports shoes with rubber sole
Cotton Socks, Woolen Socks, Extra shoe laces
Raincoat / Poncho 01 nos.
Full Body Towel 01 nos.
Torch with spare batteries
Sunscreen lotion, min 30 SPF, Toiletries
Medicines as specified by doctor
Camera, Cam charger, Mobile Chargermay get wet, your clothes will still remain dry!
Accommodation (Tourist Lodge + Camping)
Meals while on trek (Veg)
All camping equipment.
All necessary permits and entry fees.
First aid medical kits, stretcher and oxygen cylinder.
Mountaineering qualified & professional trek Leader, guide and Support staff.
Transport from Haridwar to Basecamp and return.
Any kind of personal expenses.
Food during the transit.
Mules or porter to carry personal luggage.
- Anything not specifically mentioned under the head.
It is most essential to be fit and fine before heading for trekking. While planning your trekking trip, it is preferable to have a medical fitness check up done. If suffering from any kind of allergy or ailment, do carry proper prescribed medicines to prevent serious health problem including heatstroke, sever headache, cough, dehydration and hypothermia. Participants suffering from chronic conditions like asthma, bronchitis, blood pressure, migraine, diabetes etc should seek their physicians advice before coming.