Brief Event Description
|Event Organiser||Ravers Expedition|
|Event Location||Haridwar - Ukhimath - Deoriatal - Chopta , Uttarakhand|
|Pickup Time||7.00 AM|
|Things to Carry||Will be informed later|
|Itinerary||Day 1: Drive Rishikesh- Sari (Approx 180 Kms 6 hrs.)
Reach Sari and Trek to Devariyatal (2440m) 5-6 hrs drive and 2 hrs walk. The road goes along the river Alaknanda before entering the Mandakini valley. It’s gradual uphill all the way up to the beautiful lake of Devariyatal. O/n at Devariyaltal.
Day 2: Trek Devariyatal - Chopta (3000m) 6-7 hrs.
The trail goes through the dense forest and stays on the ridge all the way to bugyal . From here we descend for a while to cross a stream and then climb up gradually to reach Chopta, located in an idyllic setting having beautiful meadows and is surrounded by dense forests. O/n at Chopta.
Day 3: Trek Chopta - Tungnath (3680m) - Chandrashilla Top (4130m) - Chopta.
Start early in the morning and climb up to the temple of Tungnath and beyond. Tungnath, one of the Shiva temples is the highest temple in Garhwal and has definitely a certain mystical/religious aspect which is quite based on the spectacular surrounding and views from there. Views which go far beyond the simple "view of mountains". The summit of the Chandrashilla peak provides a breathtaking 360 degree view. O/n at Chopta
Day 04: Drive Chopta - Rishikesh (6-7 hrs)
Transport from and back to haridwar
Accommodation: in a guest house / homestay / camping on triple & quad sharing basis
On the river or trek – in comfortable all-weather trekking tents. During the camping, you would be provided with comfortable sleeping bags and camping mattresses.
First aid medical kits and oxygen cylinder
Qualified & experienced trek leader, guide, cook and support staff
Porters/mules to carry central equipment
Food: veg meals. Lunch on trekking days would be packed for having enroute and all other meals would be freshly prepared by our kitchen team which would be travelling along with the expedition.
Mules or porter to carry personal backpack
Liquor, soft drinks, bottled water, beverages, etc.
Personal expenses like tips, telephone calls, etc.
Any services / meals not mentioned above
Any costs rising due to delays, bad weather, landslides, etc.
|Instructions & Guidelines||NA|
Chopta is a small region of meadows and evergreen forest area which is a part of kedarnath wildlife sanctuary located in Uttarakhand state. It is a popular trek that can be undertaken round the year, except during the heavy snowing month of December and January. Chandrashilla Summit is a rock face above the temple of Tungnath, the highest of all the temples in the Himalayas.