6 Days Yoga Retreat in Himalayas
The Divine Retreat is organising every month 6 days yoga retreat in the Himalayas (chopta). Chopta is a small village in uttarakhand (India) which is also known as mini Switzerland with an altitude of 4000 meters (13000 ft) above sea level. we organize Yoga Retreat in Rishikesh & Himalayas in Every Month You Can also Join our 4 Days Blissful Yoga Retreat in rishikesh.
Chopta village is surrounded by decidious forest of pine, deodar and rhododendron is rich in flora, fauna include rare species of birds and musk deer. Chopta is also part of kedarnath wild-life sanctuary located in uttarakhand an state of india. It is also a base for trekking to tungnath (temple) & chandrashila peak.
Tungnath is the highest temple of the Lord shiva in grahwal. Where from one can see clear view of the most prominent peaks such as panchchuli (6940 m), Nanda devi (7816 m), Nilkanth kedarnath (6596 m).
Nanda devi is the second highest mountain in India and the highest located entirely with the country. It is also 23rd highest peak in the world. The submit chandrashila peak provides a breath-taking 360 degree view which is unlike than other ordinary mountains view. During the winter months due to the snowfall chandrashila & tungnath temple are covered with snow which is the best time to experience the true beauty of nature.
Chopta is simply accessible from rishikesh by car. It takes about 5 to 6 hours to reach chopta. Morning sun-rise and chirping of birds, cool healthy breeze, hot cup of tea and rays of the sun kissing the snow leden of Himalayas present enchanting view which is absolute beauty.
6 Day Yoga & Trak to Chopta itinerary
Day 01: Rishikesh – Ukhimath (225 kms/7 hrs)
After breakfast in ashram (Rishikesh) we meet our guide and transfer to Ukhimath via Devprayag (Confluence of Alaknanda & Bhagirathi and Rudraprayag (Confluence of Alaknanda & Mandakini River). Arrival at Ukhimath by evening. Check into hotel, dinner, chanting/meditation and overnight stay. Ukhimath (1370 mts / 4500 ft) is on the other side of the Mandakini River Valley from Guptkashi a relatively short steep walk. Ukhimath is the winter seat of Kedarnath, as well as the winter home of the priest who is appointed for the worship. After the Kedarnath temple closes for the winter, a movable image of Kedarnath is brought in procession to Ukhimath, where it resides until the Kedarnath temple reopens in late April or early May.
Day 03: Deoria Tal – Chopta
In the morning 6:00 to 7:00 Am yoga class then we trek to Chopta through dense forest and meadows. It’s a 9km trek. Upon arrival at Chopta we set out your tents for overnight stay. In the evening explore the magnificent view of the Himalayas, 6:00 to 7:00 Pm meditation class, 7:30 pm- dinners, 8:30 Pm- lights off.
Day 05: Chopta – Rishikesh
6:00 to 7:00 Am yoga therefore an early breakfast, drive back to ashram after some rest, 8:00 Pm group dinner and celebration at ashram on the successful completion of chopta trek.
Day 02: Ukhimath – Deoria Tal (2438 mts / 7998 ft)
In the early morning you can see snow-capped Himalayan ranges. 6:00 to 8:00 Am yoga class therefore breakfast at 8:30 Am then we start trek to Deoria Tal through the dense forest of Rhododendron along with wild flowers and ferns. The trek will take 3- 4 hrs. Upon arrival at Deoria Tal we set out the tents for overnight stay then before dinner 6:00 to 7:00 Pm meditation class, 7:30 Pm Dinner, 8:30 Pm- lights off.
Day 04: Chopta Tungnath (3680 ft / 12070 ft) – Chandrashila (4090 mts / 13415
ft) – Chopta
6:00 to 7:00 Am yoga class After an early breakfast trek to Tungnath with packed lunch. Tungnath is situated at the height of 3680mts above the sea level. The trek is 3kms upward and en-route you will find lush green meadows. You can witness a wide range of snow capped Himalayas. Upon arriving, pay a visit to Tungnath Temple. After resting for a while, you can head out for Chandrashila peak, which is a kilometer away from Tungnath. Later trek back to Chopta for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 06: Ashram (Rishikesh)
8:30 Group breakfast & 12:00 Pm farewell of the group.
Things to carry-
1- Trek pants- 2 pairs (ignor jeans, shorts, capris, denims.
2- T-shirt- 4 pairs (2 full & 2 half sleeves).
3- sweater- 2 ( 1 fleece & 1 woolen).
4- jacket- 2 ( 1 fleece & 1 down feather).
5- Thermal wear- 1 nos.
6- Gloves- woolen & water-proof.
7- socks- (3 cotton & 2 woolen pairs).
8- warm inner- wears.
9- rain coat- 1.
10- handkerchief or towel.
12- back-pack & rain cover.
13- couple of water-bottles.
14- Hiking shoes water-proof & ankle support.
15- glucose, chocolate, biscuits & nuts.
16- Personal medical kit ( if you require).
17- caps- 2 ( 1 suncap & woolen cap).
Chopta trek dates 2018
9th to 14th July 2018 (Booked)
29th to 4th July 2018 (Booked)
9th to 14th Aug 2018 (Booked)
29th to 3rd Aug 2018 (Booked)
9th to 14th Sep 2018
9th to 14th Oct 2018
9th to 14th Nov 2018
9th to 14th Dec 2018
9th to 14th Jan 2019
9th to 14th Fab 2019
9th to 14th March 2019
9th to 14th April 2019
9th to 14th May 2019
9th to 14th Jun 2019
Chopta trek fees 2018
$ 600 Dollars/ Person
What is included in the package ?
1- pick-up from airport (Dehradun)/ railway station (Haridwar).
3- Break-fast, lunch, dinner.
4- every morning 6 to 8 Am yoga class.
5- every evening 6 to 7 Pm meditation class.
Climatic conditions in the high altitudes vary from the Plains, take adequate time to get acclimatized to high altitude.
Pay heed to the trek leader or instructor in order to enjoy a safe & sound trekking experience.
Do not consume alcohol or any other intoxicants during the trek.
Avoid trekking during the nights.
Before under-taking the trek, consult a physician.
Carry basic medications and first-aid kit during the trek.
The trek takes place through eco-friendly zone, do not encourage littering the local sites or campsites.
Medical report of physical fitness approved by certified physician.
Refund Policy – The Divine Retreat
An advance fees will not be refundable, only in the case of emergency participants can join us on other schedules.