Chopta is an absolute destination and a hill station which can be visited anytime of the year. If you wish to visit the sacred Tungnath Temple then visit from April to November, otherwise you find the temple closed.
Best time to to travel to Chopta is in Summers (Mar-June) and Winters (September – Mar)
Chopta in summer: The weather of Chopta remains salubrious and pleasing during summers. The Himalayas are distinctly visible and the cool breeze adds charm to the vacation. Carry light woolens with you.
Chopta in monsoon: The greenery of Chopta welcomes the tourist to get lost into the wilderness of nature. Enjoy the sip of tea, gazing at the snow capped peaks at Chopta during monsoons. There are chances of getting roads blocked for a couple of hours due to landslides but the scenic beauty of Chopta during monsoons is worth taking the risk. Do carry raincoats.
Chopta in winter: Serenity and solitude are at its best during winters at Chopta. The region is blessed with snowfall during winters and the accommodation options also remain few. But you can see the best of Chopta during winters as it looks like mini Switzerland during winters. Winters are freezing at Chopta so do carry heavy woolens.