At Ukhimoth the Haridwar – Kedardham road is byfarcated. Main road leads to Kedarnath and the other one passes through Chamoli District. This road is from Ukhimath to Chamoli via chopta and Gopeswar.
Sari village is 10 Km from Ukhimath. After Sari do a two and a half km trek through forest to reach Deoriatal.
The trek from Chopta to Tungnath temple and further to Chandrashsila top and back is about 10 km in total.
Where to stay:
Night stay in tent at Deoria Tal is a wonderful experience. The entire arrangement has to be done at Sari. Tourists can stay in the houses of villegers at sari. Many visit the place early in the moring and return to Ukhimoth or Chopta by the same day.
Tunganath: Kalikamli Dharamshala / Tent.
Chopta and Ukhimath has private hotels and GMVN guest house.
Day 01: Ukimath –Sari - Deoria tal Lake - (2438 mts/7998 ft, 7 km)
You can start your trek from Ukhimath or Sari village. Ukhimath to Sari (4 km) has motorable road.
See snow clapped Himalayan ranges. After breakfast start your trek to Deoriatal through dense forest of Rhodendron and lots of wild flowers and ferns.
Overnight at tent. Day 02: Deoriatal - Sari – Chopta (Trek 3 km and drive 9 km)
In the morning trek down to Sari village (3 kms) and from here drive to Chopta through dense forest and meadows. Explore this magnificent hamlet of Garhwal Himalaya.
Overnight at Lodge / Tent.
Day 03: Chopta -Tungnath (3680 ft/12070 ft, Trek 3.5 km)
Chopta After an early breakfast trek to Tungnath with packed lunch. Tungnath is situated at the height of 3680 mts from the sea level the highest in India. The trek is three kms upward. Enroute you will find lush green meadows and you can see the entire range of snow clapped Himalayas. Upon arrival at Tungnath Temple and visit the temple.
Overnight at Dharamshala / Tent.
Day 04: Tunganath - Chandrasila (4090 mts/13415 ft)- Chopta (Trek 6.5 Km)
A small trek of 1.5 km Chandrasila peak is a life time memorable journey. Feel the charm of snow capped panaromic Himalaya.
Remember: Chopta and Sari village are road-heads.
Nearest airport is Jolly Grant, Dehradun.RAIL
Nearest Rail head is Rishikesh.ROAD
Day 01: Ukimath –Sari - Deoria tal Lake - (2438 mts/7998 ft, 7 km).
Day 02: Deoriatal - Sari – Chopta (Trek 3 km and drive 9 km).
Day 03: Chopta -Tungnath (3680 ft/12070 ft, Trek 3.5 km).
Day 04: Tunganath - Chandrasila (4090 mts/13415 ft)- Chopta (Trek 6.5 Km).
Chopta Distance Chart:
Chopta to Haridwar 205km, Rishikesh to Rudraprayag 140 km, Rudraprayag to Ukimath 42 km, Ukimath to Sari 12 km, Sari to Chopta 16 km,
Ukimath to Chopta 29 km, Rishikesh to Gopeshwar 214, Gopeshwar to Chopta 41.