Deoria Tal / Devariyatal, is a pristine & Serene Lake at an altitude of 2,450 Mtrs, (2.5Km uphill trek from Sari) famous for its mesmerizing reflections of Chaukhamba (Gangotri Range) in the crystal clear water. Deoriatal is Surrounded by evergreen forest of oak, rhododendron etc. In the night, the density of stars on offer in the sky is such large that it makes you forget everything else.

Its about 2.5 km UpUkhimath is located about 8-10 KMs from Kund. Ukhimath holds extreme importance in Uttarakhand because the deity of Kedarnath is shifted in winters here.

LOCATION:-

Deoria Tal is located at a trekking distance of about 2.5 KMs from Sari Village in Chopta region and comes under Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand. Sari Village is located about 13 KMs ahead of Ukhimath.

 

ALTITUDE:-

Altitude of Deoria Tal is about 2,450 Mtrs or 8038 Feet.

SEASON TO TRAVEL TO DEORIA TAL:-

Best time to travel or visit Deoria Tal is round the years even in the month of July & August.
In winters i.e December – January, when the snowfall starts the nights at Deoria Tal are extremely chilly and now this area has electrification all area.
In Day Time it is ( May to July) hot when the sun is out but shades and night are a bit cooler..
If you are visiting the Tunganath and Chandrashilla too, then better read the season to visit Chopta Tunganath / Chandrashilla Travel guide at the following link – Best Time to Visit Chopta

 

 

HOW DIFFICULT IS THE TREK?

The Deoriatal Chandrashila summit trek is an easy trek. On the second day of your trek, you cover 8 km which requires some stamina. The climb to Tungnath and Chandrashila is steep and this portion could strain your legs if you go unprepared. Frankly, the trek has too many visual rewards for those stepping into the world of Himalayan trekking for the first time.

 

WHOM IS THE TREK MEANT FOR?

Everybody! Deoria tal/ Devariyatal trek is primarily for first timers who want an introduction to trekking in the Himalayas. It’s also for seasoned trekkers who wish to go on a leisurely trek. Children from the age of 7 can do this trek and so can people over the age of 60 as long as they are fit. The Deoriatal trek with Chandrahils Trek has components of every great Himalayan trek. From mixed forests with oak and rhododendrons to meadows, a glacial lake, stunning mountain views.

 

WHAT ARE THE RISKS INVOLVED?

The Deoriatal Chandrashila peak trek by itself does not pose any risks. In the months of May and June, there will be snow and this makes walking slightly tricky. You will be provided with micro spikes that will help you gain grip. If there is too much snow, a technical guide will carve a route for you to the summit. In case of emergencies, there are easy exit routes from Sari and Chopta which have road connectivity.

 

HOW TO PREPARE FOR THE TREK?

To be able to effortlessly do this trek and enjoy all the views, you need to be persistent on fitness. To increase your lung capacity, begin with jogging on a daily basis. Increase the distance covered till you hit 2 km. Once you are comfortable with jogging for 2 km, increase your pace. For those of you who are unable to jog due to health reasons, brisk walking for half an hour will suffice.

 

SUGGESTED VEHICLES FOR DEORIATAL-CHOPTA :-

Almost any vehicle (car/bike) in perfect running condition can take you up to Sari and after that you have to climb uphill 2.5km to reach Deoriatal,.

 

FOOD JOINTS NEAR DEORIA TAL SARI CHOPTA :-

There is no famous food joint near Deoriatal but The Reflection Restaurant own by Magpie Eco Retreat would be better choice for delicious Food in Deoriatal, it served food in day time for non booking guest .

 

PHONE SIGNALS AT DEORIA TAL, SARI, CHOPTA :-

Mobile signals for Airtel , Vodafone ,BSNL and IDEA & Jio Works in Deoriata, Sari but you may find a bit poor connectivity at Deoria Tal.

 

PETROL PUMPS NEAR DEORIA TAL, SARI, CHOPTA :-

Nearest Petrol Pump is at Kund about 7 KMs before Ukhimath. I will suggest that you top-up the fuel either at Srinagar or Rudra Prayag.

 

ATM'S NEAR DEORAI TAL, SARI, CHOPTA :-

Ukhimath ATM is the closet ATM from Deoriatal . there are PNB & SBI only two ATM in Ukhimath.

 

WHAT PLACES TO SEE AROUND DEORAI TAL. :-

  • Usha Math Tample (Ukhimath) is must visit Temple which is 13 Km before Sari Village.
  • Rohini Bugyal Trek.
  • Sari Village
  • Tungnath Temple
  • Guptkashi
  • Trijuginarayan Temple
  • Atri Muni Fall & Ansuyamata Temple
  • Gopeshwer.

HOW TO REACH DEORAI TAL?

  • By Air: Nearest airport is Jolly Grant, Bhaniawala, Dehradun, 20 KMs from Rishikesh. After reaching Rishikesh you need to carry rest of the journey by road only. Rishikesh to Sari is about 190KMs by Road and then 2.5 Km uphill Trek up to Deoriatal. Or you Can suggest Deoria Tal Stay on your last night in Chopta.
  • By Rail: Nearest railway station is at Rishikesh but quite frequent Trains up to Haridwar only. After reaching Haridwar you need to carry rest of the journey by road only. Haridwar to Sari 220KMs.
  • By Road: Below is the route that needs to be followed to reach Deoria Tal from Delhi –
    Delhi – Haridwar (210 KMs) – Rishikesh – Dev Prayag – Srinagar – Rudra Prayag (take left towards Kedarnath- *** please do not use Google map to reach Chopta ) – Agustmuni – Syal Saur – Kund – Ukhimath – Sari Village (415 KMs) – Deoria Tal (2.5Km by Trek)
    One Can Reach Sari Village to drive about 13 KMs from Ukhimath and from Sari Village one can reach Deoria Tal by a trek route of 2.5 KMs approx. There is no motorable road to Deoria Tal. The trek is a paved path from Sari Village up to Deoria Tal, although it is quite steep at some places but its Easy Trek.
  • DEORIATAL – OVERVIEW
  •   TEMP IN  March – 7Min 16Max-
  •   Best time to visit Deoriatal- Round the Year
  •   Deoriatal Situated in – 2.5Km Uphill Trek From Sari.
  •   Recommended Stay  – 2Night
  •  Deoria Tal is Famous for- Pristine lake, Camping,Trekking,Reflection of Himalaya on the Lake,Panoramic Himalayan View.
  • Deoriatal Travel Guide
  • Camping in Deoriatal
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  • Hotel in Ddeoriatal
  • Deoriatal in winter/summer
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  • Features Of Deoriatal
  • Deoria is calm & pristine lake
  • Deoria Tal is known for its wide panorama surrounded by green forest.
  • Reflection of Himalaya in Lake
  • Sun set is one of the prime attraction of Deoriatal .
  • Deoriatal is best spot for Star gagging.
  • Best for one Day Birding.
  • Rohni Bugiyal Trek is just 6 Km from here.
  • BEST Himalayan trek you can start with.
  • Best destination for photography.