Trek To Chandrashila Peak Via Tungnath
About the Destination:
Chandrashila or ‘Moon Rock’, is snuggled high up in the summit of the majestic Tungnath. Situated at an altitude of 13,000ft above sea level, it offers a panoramic view of the Himalayas. This exotic peak has a lot of interesting legends associated with it. It is believed that Lord Rama meditated on this beautiful peak, after defeating the demon king Ravana, another legend goes on to say that the Moon god spent time here in penance. With its virgin unmatched beauty, Chandrashilla peak is joy to behold.
About the Activity with Details:
Start on an exciting Chandrashilla trek from the holy town of Rishikesh, Drive along the famed Ganges and Mandakini rivers and visit the divine Okhimath, the winter seat of lord Kedarnath. Trek to Devriatal and Tungnath and visit the awe inspiring Chandrashilla. Drive through the beautiful Kedarnath musk deer sanctuary and Nanda Devi National park and acquaint yourself with the beautiful Himalayan flora and fauna.
Meal Types: Veg
Activities: Trekking, Camping
Highest Altitude: 3,600m
Temperature Range: 10 to 30 Degrees (March-May) , -15 to 15 Degrees (November-March)
Difficulty Level: Easy to Moderate