Camping in Chopta
Chopta is located on the Chamoli and Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand and is popularly being called as “mini Switzerland” since the presence of undulating meadows and a spectacular views of the majestic Himalayan peaks. Chopta camping is the most incredible experience when we proceed towards world’s highest Shiva temple, the Tungnath temple at an altitude of 3680 m. All along the camping route, one can get to visit the wonderful visions of Banderpooch Peak, Kedar and Chaukhamba Peaks, the essential part of Himalayan ranges. From Tungnath, the trekkers can delight themselves by trekking 1 km ahead of the summit of Chandrashila Peak at about 4000 m. The 180 degrees view of the snow capped peaks and the underlying valleys all around make this trek well worth it.
Camping in Chopta is the best mode to experience the most beautiful and picturesque spots in the whole Garhwal where the breathtaking view of the Himalayas is a natural treat for the eyes as well as the soul. The region of Chopta is being stretched from 2000 mtr elevation to 4000 mtrs and a link road passes through the dense forest region to connect through the valleys of Mandakini and Alaknanda making an easy access to the upper Himalaya regions. Chopta is the most popular destination among nature lovers, because its high biodiversity and beautiful landscape views. It is the region which is surrounded by captivating Deoriatal Lake, where trekking can be the greatest fun while camping at Garhwal Himalayas. It’s a 12 km trek and by road (car) it brings 18 kms drive with an addition of 2 and half kms of trek from Chopta. The mighty Chaukhamba Peak & Neelkanth peaks are reflected in the pristine waters of the Deorital Lake.
Further one can experience the Chandrashiela Trek in the Garhwal Himalayas which is one of the most popular treks around the area and can be enjoyed the most during heavy snowing months of December & January. Chandrasila summit is a rock face above the temple of Tungnath which is the highest of all the temples in the Himalayas. It is a short but rigorous hike beyond the temple. The Chandrasila summit affords the most beautiful view of the Nanda Devi, Trishul, Kedar Peak and Chaukhamba peaks.
The Garhwal camping tour at these profound areas lets you meet the nature much closely to encounter its pure and pristine form. The trekkers and the campers can find solicitation and pacification at these areas and spend some lucrative and creative times at their grand edges. Besides, spending few days or nights in the Jungle camp rejuvenates one’s mind, body and soul.
Enjoy Chopta camping in the Garhwal Himalayas for the best natural explorations and trekking fun at its extreme at your suitable and preferable months for the maximum thrill and serenity.