Chopta, Uttarakhand

January 2018

Chopta is an unspoiled natural destination lying in the lap of the Himalayas and offers views of the imposing Himalayan range including Trishul, Nanda Devi, and Chaukhamba It is located at an elevation of 2,680 metres (8,790 ft) above sea level. Chopta village is surrounded by forests of Pine, Deodhar and Rhododendron and is rich in flora and fauna include rare species of birds and musk deer. It is a small region of meadows and evergreen forest area which is a part of kedarnath wildlife sanctuary. Dec and Jan are the perfect time to go there to get some rare birds and stunning landscapes.