Chopta is an unspoiled, unexplored natural beauty destination lying in the laps of Uttarakhand Himalayas, it offers amazing views of the great Himalayan range. Chopta is the initiation point of the trek to famous Tungnath Mandir. Chopta is getting popular as a tourist destination since last few years. It is situated in the Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand state and located at an elevation of 2680mts above sea level.
Chopta is located at a distance of 1 km. from Tungnath is Chandrashila Peak; it offers a splendid view of snow clad Himalayan peaks. This place is popularly known as ‘Mini Switzerland’ in Uttarakhand.
The place boasts its numerous treks and trails cutting through jungles and grasslands. Chandrashilla, Tunganath & Devariyatal are the best known trekking routes in the Chopta region.
Places to visit at Chopta:
Kanchula Korak Musk Deer Sanctuary