Chandrashila Trek


CHANDRASHILLA TREK UTTARAKHAND


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Chandrasilla Top trek is one of the popular trek that can be undertaken round the year, in Garhwal Himalayas. Chandrasilla summit is a rock face above the temple of Tungnath, the highest of all the temples of Lord Shiva in the Himalayas. It is a short but rigorous hike beyond the temple. The Chandrasilla summit affords the most beautiful view of the Nandadevi, Trishul, Kedar Peak and Chaukhamba Group of Peaks.
Deoria Tal, one of the most beautiful high altitude lakes which are sprinkled all over the Garhwal Himalayas. Deoria Tal is situated at an altitude 2438 mts and is an excellent spot for angling and birdwatching. It is also very famous for the reflection of surrounding snow covered Peaks of Chaukhamba & Kedarnath on its surface at dawn and early in the morning.


Day Itinerary:-

Chandrashila summit would be our highest point in the trek, giving a vantage point to experience Himalayas in a wide spectrum. One would see the entire range in almost a 270 degrees of visibility, with peaks like Chaukhamba, Kedarnath, Nanda devi and Trishul among the most prominent one

  • Day 1

    Drive Rishikesh – Sari (1400 mts, 185 kms/6-7 hrs)– Ropni Dhar (3Kms Trek)

  • After breakfast we start drive to Ukhimath via, Devprayag (Confluence of Alaknanda & Bhagirathi, from Devprayag the Holy River Ganges start), and Rudraprayag (Confluence of Alaknanda & Mandakini River). We stop for lunch enroute.Reach Sarri and starts the trek to Ropni Dhar. Dinner and overnight stay in Dome Tents.

  • Day 2

    Ropni Dhar – Deoriatal lake - Chopta (2900)

  • Wake up early morning after breakfast we trek to Chopta (16 km) via Deoriatal lake through dense forest and meadows, with packed lunch to capture the Beautiful Views of the Peak Kedarnath and Chaukhamba group of peaks with their reflection in the Lake. Upon arrival at Chopta overnight stay in guest house. In the evening explore the magnificent views of the Himalayas.

  • Day 3

    Trek Chopta –Tungnath (3680 mts)–Chandrashila (4000mts.)- Chopta ( 10 kms)

  • After an early breakfast we trek to Tungnath with packed lunch. Tungnath is situated at the height of 3680 mts from the sea level, the highest Lord Shiva Shrine in India. Enroute we will find lush green meadows and we can see the entire range of snow clapped Himalayas. Upon arrival at Tungnath visit the temple. After relax we further trek 1 km trek to Chandrasilla Top, which has the magnificient views of the Great Himalayas and with the view of highest peak of India Nanda Devi (7848 mts.). Later trek back to Chopta for dinner and overnight stay.

  • Day 4

    Drive Chopta – Rishikesh (185 kms/7-8 hrs)

  • After an early breakfast we drive back to Rishikesh. Lunch enroute. Upon arrival at Rishikesh tour concludes.