Trek to Tungnath Temple
Trek to Tungnath begins from two spots depending upon which route you choose. The route to Tungnath would be Guptakashi-Kund-Ukhimath-Chopta-Tungnath. If yours is not a religious tour or if you want to try something different and not follow the traditional route, you can first go to Badrinath and come Tungnath through Gopeshwar-Mandal route. Guptakashi-Kund-Ukhimath-Chopta-Tungnath is shorter and traffic free route in comparison to Gopeshwar-Mandal-Chopta-Tungnath route. Guptakashi to Chopta is 42.9Km. Chopta to Tungnath is 5Km zigzag trek. Tungnath temple is travelled by thousands of religious tourists every year especially during the Char Dham yatra season starting from May till October.March to October, escaping the summer months of June to September, Tungnath temple best serves the tourists with natural beauty along with religious favor. Snowfall restricts the trekkers to Tungnath during winter. Those tourists who love to enjoy the snow can go to Chopta village on the way to Tungnath temple.