6 Days & 5 Nights Trekking Retreat in Chopta -Tungnath-Chandrashila
Himalayan Yoga Association is organizing 6 days & 5 Nights Trekking retreat in Himalayas at Chopta. Chopta is a small village in uttarakhand (India) which is also known as mini Switzerland with an altitude of 4000 meters (13000 ft) above sea level.
Arrival & Departure Day’s
Retreat starts on day 02 at 4:00 Am, In order to attend the retreat you should arrive at ashram on day 01, Retreat completes on day 05 by evening so Departure must be done on Day 06 before 12:00 Pm afternoon.
Chopta village is surrounded by deciduous forest of pine, deodar and rhododendron is rich in flora, fauna include rare species of birds and musk deer. Chopta is also part of kedarnath wild-life sanctuary located in uttarakhand an state of india. It is also a base for trekking to tungnath (temple) & chandrashila peak. Tungnath is the highest temple of the Lord shiva in grahwal. Where from one can see clear view of the most prominent peaks such as panchchuli (6940 m), Nanda devi (7816 m), Nilkanth kedarnath (6596 m).
Nanda devi is the second highest mountain in India and the highest located entirely with the country. It is also 23rd highest peak in the world. The submit chandrashila peak provides a breath-taking 360 degree view which is unlike than other ordinary mountains view. During the winter months due to the snowfall chandrashila & tungnath temple are covered with snow which is the best time to experience the true beauty of nature.
Chopta is simply accessible from rishikesh by car. It takes about 5 to 6 hours to reach chopta. Morning sun-rise and chirping of birds, cool healthy breeze, hot cup of tea and rays of the sun kissing the snow leden of Himalayas present enchanting view which is absolute beauty.