Rishikesh auli chopta tour

7 DAYS 6 NIGHTS
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  • trekking in uttarakhand

Details Chopta Auli Tour

An international level ski tourism destination, Auli in Chamoli District of Uttarakhand, is definitely a place to plan a holiday in the winter season. Situated at an altitude of 2519 m and 3050 m, Auli is blessed with jaw-dropping views of the Himalayan mountains that encircle and make it look like an impeccable fairytale land where you can enjoy adventure activities to your heart content. In the summer, Auli becomes a place to bask in the warm sun and create a bond with nature. It is also a base to few winter as well summer treks that are both exhilarating and alluring, a combination that no adventure lover can resist

Auli Tour Package from Rishikesh offering you a wonderful chance to visit some of the scenic and highly revered places in India. The destinations that are covered during this well-planned itinerary are Haridwar, Auli, Rishikesh and Joshimath. All these destinations are blessed with eye-catching natural beauty and renowned attractions alluring a lot of devotees and travelers every year.

Rishikesh

Located in the laps of lower Himalayas, and is surrounded by scenic beauty of the hills on three sides with Holy Ganga flowing through it. The whole place is considered to be sacred as it is believed that meditation at this place leads to attainment of salvation. There are many temples-some ancient, some new along the river Ganges. Rishikesh is important not only as pilgrimage centre closely associated with the Ramayana, but also as home for many important centers of Hindu religious thought and spirituality, and as a very great Yoga Centre. There are a great many ashrams and Yoga institutes here. Rishikesh is also the gateway and the start-off point for journeys to important religious places like Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri

Auli

Auli is a snow covered hill station located at an altitude of 3000 meters above sea level, providing a very beautiful view of Mt Nanda Devi, Kamet, Mana Parwat, Dunagiri, Nilkanth, Hathi Parbat and Nar Parbat, is an ideal place for Skiing, covered with evergreen conifers and oak forest. The snow dressed slopes of Auli is rated as the best skiing grounds of the world. In summer season, hikers may find numerous marked walks and there also are mountain bike trails. Gorson Reserve forest which is part of the Nanda Devi National Park is habituated by some of the widely rare Himalayan wildlife in ample. These include snow Leopard, Musk Deer, Wild Boar, Wild Cat, Wild Rabbit, Jackal, Fox, Hyena and Bear. Various lovely scenarios are also available around for one to enjoy along with family and friends

Chopta

The Tungnath temple is located at an altitude of about 3680 meters above sea level, the temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is the highest Shiva Shrine among the Panch Kedar, 4 km s uphill from Chopta. The temple is believed to be 1000 years old and is the second in the order of the Panch Kedars. It has a rich legend linked to the Pandavas, heroes of the Mahabharata epic. And it is also believed that the present temple is built by the Pandavas to please the Lord Shiva.

Chandrashila

Situated at altitude of over 4090 meters above sea level, Chandrashila offers a panoramic 360 degree view of the some of the very majestic Himalayan peaks including Nanda Devi, Bandarpunch, Chaukhamba and Kedar Peak. Chandrashila is a steep 1 km trek from Tungnath temple. Chandrashila and Tungnath are covered with snow during the winters. According to one of the popular legend, Chandrashila is the place where Lord Rama meditated after defeating Ravana. Another legend says that moon-god “Chandra” spent time here in penance. Chandrashila literally means “Moon Rock”.

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Day 1 – Haridwar to Rishikesh (20kms/ 1 hour)

Afternoon arrival in Rishikesh. Complete the check-in formalities and settle down. In evening Rishikesh sightseeing covering places like Laxman Jhula, Ram Jhula etc. Evening you can relax/ enjoy Ganga Aarti. Dinner and overnight stay at Rishikesh in hotel.

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Day 2 : Rishikesh to Joshimath/Auli (270 kms by Road 8 hrs)

Morning after breakfast Transfer to Auli/ Joshimath On the way, halt at Devprayag- the confluence of River Alaknanda and River Bhagirathi, and Rudraprayag- the meeting point of Rivers Alaknanda and Mandakini. Later, continue your journey. Evening arrival in Auli. Check-in at the hotel. Thereafter, enjoy a visit to the local market. Dinner and overnight stay the hotel.

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Day 3 : Explore Auli

Morning after breakfast enjoy the magical beauty of the Himalayas, trekking, skiing, chairlift and amazing view Nanda Devi over night stay in the hotel.

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Day 4 : Auli to Chopta (70 kms / 5 hrs)

Morning after breakfast After Check-out, Proceed to Chopta. Evening arrival check in camp night stay in Chopta.

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Day 5 : Chopta- Tungnath -Chandrashila -9 km trek

Early morning, we start our trek to Tungnath temple, has definitely a certain mystical/religious aspect which is quite based on the spectacular surrounding and views from there. After spending some time, we will head for the Chandrashila summit that provides a wonderful 360 degree view of Himalayas. Then come back to Chopta and night stay in camp / hotel.

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Day 6 : Chopta to Rishikesh (167km /8 hrs)

Morning after breakfast Transfer to Rishikesh check in camp and waterfall trek Enjoy camping experience in Rishikesh night bonfire music night stay in Rishikesh.

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Day 7 : Rishikesh water river rafting And Adventure

Morning leisurely Breakfast, post breakfast our river expert will brief you about the rafting techniques, get ready for river rafting River rafting from Shivpuri to NIM is most popular rafting in Rishikesh. Shivpuri to Rishikesh Rafting has some amazing rapids.

Pick up Point Rishikesh 6 AM
Drop Point Rishikesh 4 PM
INCLUDED

What is Included In This Trek?

Transport Rishikesh To Dehradun / Haridwar

Forest Permit and entrance fee

Accommodation in Camp/hotel/lodge on share basis

All meals: breakfast, packed lunch, tea, coffee, snacks, soup and dinner

(All camping gears)

High quality tents

Sleeping bags

Mattress

Good Experience Trek Leader guide and Technical guide

Medical Kit

Crampons and Gaiters

NOT INCLUDED

What is Not Included In This Trek?

Personal Insurance

Medical Certificate

Personal toiletry Items and Personal Medicine kit

On first day En Route to base camp the Breakfast and Lunch are Not Included

Last Day En Route Lunch and Dinner are Not Included

Mandatory Documents

Please carry the documents given below

Original and photocopy of government photo identity card- (Aadhar Card, Driving License, Voters ID, etc,
Passport and Visa important to foreigners
Medical Certificate (First part should be filled by the Doctor and Second part by the Trekker)
Declaration Certificates

Note: – Many trekkers commit the same mistake of carrying unnecessary items on a trek which only makes the backpack heavy. It is important to know the right items to carry.
It differs from season to season if you are trekking in summers then carry less layers of warm clothing and if you are trekking in winters carry enough layers to protect yourself against chilly cold.

Necessary Items for trekkers

Backpack (50 to 60 liters)
A strongly built backpack with good support is compulsory for a trek. (Rain cover is important)

Sturdy Trekking Shoes
The shoes should be strong enough with good support. The people ask if sports shoes would be comfortable but it is good to bring the right trekking shoes.

The Clothes You Should Bring On a Trek
Avoid keeping extra clothes because it only makes you backpack heavy.

Trek Pants – The jeans are never suitable for a trek so you need at least 2-3 trek pants for treks carry more for longer treks.

Jacket – Jackets are very important to carry on a trek it protects you against the chilly weather. So carry 2 jackets on a week long trek.

Layers of warm Clothing
Carry warm woolen layers or fleece. Carry more layers during winter season (at least 2 to 3) and less during summer.

Thermals – The Temperature decreases at night so you might be need thermals for Night.

T- Shirts – Bring those t shirts which dry fast.

Poncho –They are needed if you are trekking on a Rainy day to keep you dry.

Hiking Pole

Water Bottle 2

Cap or Balaclava

Sunglasses

Slippers

Woolen and Waterproof Gloves

Socks (Woolen and Regular)

Sunscreen

Torch head light

Personal Toiletry Items – (toothpaste, toothbrush, toilet paper, sanitizer etc.)

Carry Personal Medical Kit

Personal Medical Kit

Volini/Moov spray – (For sprains)

Betadine/Savlon – (Antiseptic cream)

ORS

Band aid

Cotton

Stretchable/Elastic bandage

Gauze

Note:- Use medicines only when prescribed by the doctor. In case you face any problem during your trek, discuss and take advice from the Professional guide.