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A beautiful Hill station in Uttarakhand, Chopta is also known as 'Mini Switzerland'. It is getting more and more popularity as a tourist destination every year. The hill station is located at a height of 2700 metres, in the Rudraprayag district of Uttarakhand. Surrounded by dense forests consisting of Rhododendron and Deodar trees in abundance, the Chopta region offers beautiful views of the snow clad Himalayan mountains and green meadows.
It is a great trekking destination in Uttarakhand. If forms the base for trekking destinations like Tungnath, Chandrashila and many more places. Chopta is an attraction not only for Indian trekkers, but also international tourists and trekkers. It is a starting point of trek to the famous Tungnath mandir and Chandrashila Summit.
Chopta is rich in flora and fauna. For nature lovers and trekkers, this is a must destination in Uttarakhand. The several temples and the beautiful Terhri lake in Chopta are a must add to your list. Chopta has a pleasant climate throughout the year, but it is a complete beauty in the winters.