Chandrashila is summit of the Tungnath temple. Chandrashilla derived from chandra and shilla. Chandra means Moon and Shilla means Rock, so it literally means "Moon Rock".
It is located at 4000 mtrs. (13000 ft.) and after its summit you can see some famous peaks like Nandadevi, Trisul, Kedar Peak, Bandarpunch and Chaukhamba peaks.
In Chandrashilla place, Lord Rama meditated after defeating the demon-king Ravana.
Bus can be directly taken up to Ukhimath or Gopeshwar from Rishikesh which takes approx. 9 hours to reach from there to Chopta hiring a jeep or shared basis.
Ukhimath to Chopta – 29 km.
Delhi to Chopta – 451 km.
Chandrashila treks are one of the most popular treks among Indian trekking enthusiasts. The trek to the peak is 5 km.
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