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.

  • Why Chopta in WINTER:- Chopta is blanketed with snow and is ideal for various snow sports like snow skiing and snow trekking. Trees are laden with snow and Chopta is picturesque.
  • Chopta weather in WINTER :- Temperature drops minimum to minus five and it snows throughout. Snow last till March.
  • Chandrashila, Tungnath & Deoriatal in winter :- Deoriatal is accessible throughout the winters while trek to Tungnath and Chandrashila depends on the weather conditions.
  • FEATURES OF CHOPTA
  • unparallel amazing natural beauty All around.
  • world renowned for its unique and untouched biodiversity.
  • Lush Green Meadows all around.
  • Famous Tungnath-Chandrashila & Deoriatal Trek.
  • paradise for birdwatchers-More than 200 birds spices.
  • Best place for yoga and meditation.
  • Best for Snow trek in India.
  • CHOPTA – VITAL INFORMATIONS
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  •   Chopta Situated in – Ukhimath
  •   Recommended days in Chopta – 2 Full Days & 3.Nights
  •   Nearest Railways Station from Chopta Nights-
  •   Nearest Airport from Chopta-
  •   Chopta is Famous for-
  • CHOPTA TRAVEL TIPS
  • We highly suggest that while exploring Chopta on google map please do mention Magpie Jungle Camp,Chopta to get the location accuracy as there is one more Chopta village in the same region and often travellers get misguided because of the same.
  • Trek to Chandrashila from Chopta is about 5Km one way.. It is easy to moderate and can easily be done with kids (Pony is available except in winter to trek up to Tungnath Temple).
  • Due to heavy snow in winters at Chopta and Tungnath the trek tends to get quite difficult but the views is mesmerizing. One is recommended to carry heavy wollens and good shoes. Sun screen lotions and moisturizer is a must carry stuff along with dark chocolates to maintain the body temperature and energy level.
  • There is no direct bus/cab services to Chopta but one can hire Local taxi from Ukhimath. It is recommended to hire a cab from Rishikesh/Haridwar/Dehradun as the local cab charges are high and even the availability of the same is difficult sometimes.
  • Recommended to carry cash though ATM.s of banks are available at Ukhimath which is 25 kms before Chopta.
  • Nearest market is Ukhimath, one can collect essentials on the way to Chopta if one is travelling via Rudraprayag.
  • Nearest market is Gopeshwar if one is travelling from Joshimath /Auli.