Haridwar - Ukhimath - Deorital - Sari - Chopta - Tungnath - Chandrashila - Chopta - Haridwar
Chandrashila is summit of the Tungnath. It literally means "Moon Rock". It is located at a height of about 4,000 metres (13,000 ft) above sea level. This peak provides a spectacular view of Himalayas, especially Nandadevi, Trisul, Kedar Peak, Bandarpunch and Chaukhamba peaks. There are various legends associated with this place. According to one of the popular legend, this is the place where Lord Rama meditated after defeating the demon-king Ravana. Deoriatal Lake has captivating surroundings with forest all around. Chandrashila summit is a rock face above the temple of Tungnath. Chandrashila treks are one of the most popular treks among Indian trekking enthusiasts. The trek route that starts from Chopta takes one toTungnath (highest Shiva temple in the World), from here it is a kilometer long, and a steep trek.
On Arrival at Rishikesh transfer to Ukhimath via, Devprayag (Confluence of Alaknanda & Bhagirathi, the river is named "Ganges" after the Devprayag confluence). Arrival at Ukhimath by evening. Dinner and overnight stay. Ukhimath (1370 mts/4500 ft) is on the far side of the Mandakini River Valley and is the winter seat of the Kedarnath shrine, as well as the winter home of the priest who presides over the Kedarnath Temple. After the Kedarnath temple closes for the winters, a movable image of Lord Kedarnath is brought in a special procession to Ukhimath, where it resides until the Kedarnath temple reopens in late April or early May, and is visited by tens of thousands every season. The temples of Usha and Anirudh, & Shiva and Parvati are worth a visit.
In the morning one can see snow clapped Himalayan ranges. After breakfast start a trek to Deoriatal, a steep but short climb through dense forest and lots of wild flowers and ferns. The trek will take 3- 4 hrs to reach Deoriatal. Upon arrival at Deoriatal set out the tents for overnight stay near the lake. This little mountain lake is positioned in such a way that one can see the reflection of the majestic Chaukhamba peak reflected in the tranquil waters. The changing colors of this mountain assume different shades throughout the morning and at sunset- presenting a photographer with a dazzling array of fine shots. The flat grassy surface and the tranquility makes this spot ideal for meditation and relaxation. Overnight in tents.
In the morning descend down to Sari village (3 kms) on foot, thereafter, drive to Chopta through dense forest and meadows. The 30 kms drive from Sari Village to Chopta takes no more than 45 minutes. Upon arrival at Chopta set out your tents for overnight stay. In the evening explore the magnificent view of the Himalayas. The surroundings of the Chopta grasslands are untouched and the nearby forests are ideal for little excursions, and relaxation! Overnight in tents.
After an early breakfast trek to Tungnath with packed lunch. Tungnath is situated at the height of 3680 mts from the sea level and is the highest Shiva temple in India. The trek is in excess of three kms. Enroute one passes amidst lush green meadows and one can see the entire range of snow capped Himalayas. Upon arrival at Tungnath Temple and visit the temple. After relaxation and lunch, a further ascent of one kms terminates at the Chandrasila peak. The view of not only the snow clad mountains, but also of all the green valleys and deep gorges visible from the mountain top are sights that one will remember for a lifetime; for some say - there is no other place quite like this location in the entire region. Retrace your foot steps back to Chopta for dinner and overnight stay.
After an early breakfast drive to Rishikesh. Overnight stay at tent.
After Breakfast go for Rafting from Shivpuri to Ram Jhula 18km, Rishikesh Side Seen Ram Jhula & Laxman Jhula and Ganga Arti.
Famous Temples at Haridwar, Rishikesh & Tungnath, Confluences, Crystal Clear Lake, Snow clapped Himalayan Peaks and many more.
Low altitude trek with cavernous gorges, spacious views, vibrant colors. Dazzling variation in scenery.
Snow clapped peaks, murmuring Waterfalls, lush green meadows & Mountain Goats.
Rare glimpses of an ancient culture of local people.
Wide angle views to Chaukhamba & Kedarnath Peak. Possible sightings of local wildlife,
Tent accommodation in pristine high altitude grasslands.
Road transportation from Rishikesh to Rishikesh by car.
Accommodation in tents on twin share basis during trekking.
All meals (Day 1 to Day 6)
All camping gear including tents and sleeping mattress, Kitchen, Dining and toilet tent Permits and Entrance fees.
Good English speaking guide, cooks and porters.
Daily Meditation, Yoga & Exercise.
River Rafting 18km
Rishikesh Side seen
All alcoholic beverages and personal expenses.
50% advance payment confirms your booking.
We will transport all your belongings for you so that you only have to carry your day pack with camera, water bottle and jacket.
We serve three meals a day including snacks. We provide a variety of tasty healthy food including Indian, Chinese and Western meals with lots of vegetables and fruit.