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Places to Visit in Chopta | Trek to Meadow in Forest

Best trekking places to visit in Chopta are Tungnath Trek, Chandrashilla Peak Trek, and Deoria Tal Trek are awesome locations for camping including Chopta base camp. Chopta located at an altitude of 2,680 m (8,790 ft) above sea level is a perfect holiday destination for people looking for peaceful environment away from crowded areas. It is fully covered with dark forest of Pine, Oak and Deodar trees with hidden Grassland Bugyals (or Grassland Meadows) which makes it best place for camping. Chopta one of best hill stations of Uttarakhand lies near Ukhimath village just 55 Km away from Karnprayag in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

Places to Visit in Chopta

Tungnath Temple

Tungnath is a Lord Shiva Temple located on highest altitude in world at a height of 3,680 m (12,073 ft) above sea level. More than 5000 year old Temple is also a Panch Kedar of Char Dham Yatra in Uttarakhand. Tungnath Trek is a exciting 4 Km trek from base camp of Chopta is also a very popular camping location among travelers. It is one the best places to visit in Chopta just 2 Km below Chandrashila Peak.

Deoria Tal

Deoria Tal is natural fresh water lake located at a height of 2,438 m (7,999 ft) above sea level. The lake is surrounded by mountains covered with snow in forest of Pine and Oak trees. Lake of Deoria Tal is great places to visit in Chopta for camping adventure at trekking distance of 3 Km from Mastura and Sari Village on Chota-Ukhimath road.

Chandrashilla Peak Trek

Chandrashilla which means “Moon Rock” is given its name as it lies on head of Lord Shiva’s Tungnath Temple. The Chandrashilla Peak at an altitude of 4,000 m (13,000 ft) above sea is 6 Km trekking places to visit in Chopta just 2 Km ahead of Tungnath Temple. 

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