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The winter season is a cue to take a vacation to a hill station and rejuvenate yourself by spending some time amidst the beautiful hills. Chopta, located in Uttarakhand. Chopta in November allows you to witness the beautiful snow-covered landscapes of the valley. Time spent in the mountains gives you all the solitude and comfort you need away from the traffic and crowds of the city. Owing to the gorgeous landscapes that will leave you completely awestruck, Chopta is famously known as ‘Mini Switzerland’.

Places To Visit In And Around The Chopta In November

Are you planning a trip to Chopta and looking for places to add to it? Here are some places in and around Chopta to make your trip more serene and beautiful!

1. Tungnath Temple

The majestic Tungnath Temple trek is difficult to reach in Chopta in November

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The Tungnath Temple in Uttarakhand is one of the most renowned temples in the world, dedicated to the great Lord Shiva. Immerse yourself in Lord Shiva’s devotion and the scenic beauty of the Rudraprayag district, where the Tungnath Temple is located. A trek will take you to the Tungnath Temple at an elevation of about 12,000 feet. Anyone can attempt the trek, as it is not that difficult. Enjoy the visual marvels that are truly breathtaking on your way up to the Tungnath Temple!
Location – Rudraprayag, Tungnath, Uttarakhand 246419
Timings – 7 a.m. to 12 p.m., 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Nearby Restaurants – Bliss White Cafe, Moksha Cafe, Small Town Station

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2. Koteshwar Temple

Visit the Magnificent Koteshwar Temple near Chopta in November

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Another popular temple, especially among Shiva’s devotees, is the Koteshwar Mahadev Temple. The legend says this was where Shiva mediated en route to Kedarnath. The scenic beauty of the hills and views surrounding the Koteshwar Mahadev Temple is to leave you filled with astonishment. The Koteshwar Mahadev Temple is adorned with the gushing water of the Alakanda river, adding to the temple’s charm. Add this to your itinerary for some solitude and tranquillity.
Location – 8224+Q5M, Koteshwar Chopda Road, India, Rudraprayag, Uttarakhand 246171
Timings – 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Nearby Restaurants – GAD, Narmada Restaurant, Sizzante Sizzlers & More

3. Rohini Bugyal

The breathtaking Garhwal Range in the Greater Himalayas

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Adorned with lush green forests, Rohini Bugyal is another perfect site for camping. A place that seems too good to be true because of its enchanting and charismatic beauty is a gorgeous sanctuary to spend a couple of days in. For all the photographers and bird watchers, spotting the wide array of bird species is definitely going to be a delight. A thrilling way to reach Rohini Bugyal is to start your trek from the Sari Village which is sure to treat you with a lot of splendid scenery on your way to Rohini Bugyal.
Location – G54P+9GR, Sari, Uttarakhand 246419
Timings – 24/7
Nearby Restaurants – Upendra Bhatt Cafe, The Forest Cafe, Himalayan Kiwi Restaurant

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4. Deoria Tal

Visit The gorgeous Deoria Tal Lake near Chopta in November

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Deoria Tal, located very near Rohini Bugyal, is a stunning and glittering lake located amidst the magnificent and gorgeous hills, of the Garhwal Himalayas. Also, we think we have established now that the best way to relish the visual marvels of Uttarakhand is by trekking. Not only does it make your journey more thrilling, but it is even more pleasing. This freshwater lake, along with being able to relish the view of some peaks all around, is pleasing to the eyes.
Location – Uttarakhand 246469
Timings – NA
Nearby Restaurants – Kailash Residency, Bliss White Cafe, Shivamsh Cafe Resto

5. Baniyakund

 Baniyakund campsite one best campsite to visit chopyta in Novmber

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Another home-like haven situated in Uttarakhand is the splendid Baniyakund. You will enjoy the time spent here, especially if you are a nature lover. The highlight of the stay in Baniyakund would be the opportunity to stay in camps, giving you the perfect escape to nature. The greenery all around is sure to enchant you. All wilderness enthusiasts can spend some time at the Kedarnath Musk Deer Sanctuary as well, which is located very near Baniyakund.
Location – Uttarakhand, 246419
Timings – NA
Nearby Restaurants – Regal Restaurant

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6. Sari Village

The green hills of the charming Sari Village

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A cosy haven 20 km away from Chopta is the Sari Village, surrounded by the majestic Himalayas. If you are looking for the perfect getaway, Sari Village is amazing. Enjoy strolling around the charming Sari Village because there is nothing like the magic of some small-town charm! Some scenic spots in Sari Village that definitely should be on your to-go list if you are spending a couple of days in Sari Village are – the gorgeous Deoriatal Lake and the serene Rohini Bugyal meadow.

Location – Sari Village, Rudraprayag district, Uttarakhand, India
Timings – NA
Nearby Restaurants – Small-Town Station, Moksha Cafe, Snow Valley

7. Chandrashila

 The gorgeous landscapes during the Chandrashila Summit

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Very close to Tungnath Temple is the stunning Chandrashila, located just below it at an elevation of 3,690 meters. One of the best ways to enjoy Chandrashila is to go on a trek that starts from Chopta. You will have to cover a distance of about 10 km to reach to the top. We definitely recommend that you beat the laziness. It might seem a little tiring, but trust us; the panoramic views from above are definitely worth the tiredness. Relish the solitude and the beauty of the magnificent Himalayas and some other peaks. Pro tip – Reach the top at a time when you can enjoy the gorgeous setting sun.

Location – Tungnath, Uttarakhand 246419
Timings – NA
Nearby Restaurants – Valley View Hotel Chopta, Devlok Hotel Chopta, Snow View Restaurant

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Chopta in November features picturesque views and lots of activities to do. From trekking to enjoying the snow, Chopta glows during the winter season. So, what are you waiting for? Take some days off from work plan a trip to Uttrakhandtrip, and witness the beauty of the place that will mesmerise you for a lifetime.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Chopta In November

When should I plan a vacation to Chopta?

Even though the weather is pleasant throughout the year, go to Chopta during the winter season for an even better experience of visiting all the beautiful spots.

What restaurants can I eat at that are located in Chopta?

Enjoy some of the most scrumptious food at Small Town Station, Moksha Cafe, Snow Valley, Devlok Hotel Chopta, and, Snow View Restorent.

How far will I have to cover to reach Chopta from the airport?

The distance between Chopta and the airport is about 219 km.

What are the languages most commonly spoken in Chopta?

Hindi and Garhwali are the most commonly spoken languages in Chopta.

What tourist attractions can I add to my itinerary for Uttarakhand?

Jim Corbett National Park, Ranikhet, Dhanaulti, Joshimath, Shree Badrinath Temple, and Triveni Ghat Rishikesh are great places to learn more about the cultural heritage of Uttarakhand.

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