Places to See Near Chopta

This picturesque place reposing at an astounding altitude is an amazing traveler’s spot. There are some really charming places to see near Chopta and they are Tungnath Temple, Chandrashila, Deoria Tal and Ukhimath. You can trek, unwind and breathe in the beautiful locale.



One of the most popular temples of Lord Shiva is the Tungnath Temple of Chopta. An altitude of 3680 mts above sea level makes it an endearing view. It is one of the five kedars known for its devotional appeal. The temple derives its name from Tung(arm) and Nath refers to Lord Shiva.

Deoriya Tal

Deoria Tal is a spectacular lake reposing at an uphill trek from Mastura and Sari village. Also called by the name of Deoria Tal, it’s about 3 km uphill on the Ukimath-Chopta road. It’s a rocky path that offers natural glimpses all the way long.

Chandrashila Peak

Literally meaning “Moon Rock”, the Chandrashila is summit of Tungnath. A breathtakingly beautiful sight that fuses with glistening sun rays is as high as 4000mts above sea level. Chopta-Chandrashila-Tungnath is one the most enjoyable treks all the year round.



Ukhimath is the winter sear for Kedarnath and situated 31 Kms away from Chopta. The Lord of Kedarnath is worshiped in Ukhimath during winters as in winters Kedarnath is prone to heavy snow fall.

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