Location : Distt. – Rudraprayag, Uttarakhand.
Altitude: 9430 ft / 2875 mtr.
Coordinates : 30° 29′ 06 N, 79° 12′ 01″ E
Chopta is in district Rudraprayag of Uttarakhand at a distance of around 220 km from Rishikesh. A trek of continuous climb of 6 kms from Dogalbhita, can also be used to enjoy the natural beauty of Chopta and surroundings by nature lovers.
From Chopta, one can view the majestic peaks of the Himalayas, breathtaking in their beauty against the clear blue skies.
The open grass lands are excellent sites for camping. Sleep out on the roof of the world, it is an experience, the skies are densely starred, you can almost grab a handful of them.
Excursion: Chopta is the base for an exhausting, but exhilarating 5 km trek to the famous Temple of Tunganath, that is set on the crest of a hill at an altitude of 3680 mtr above sea level.
Chopta falls on the route from Kedarnath to Badrinath
Kund- Ukhimath – Chopta – Chamoli – Sri Badrinath – 230 km
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