Himalayan Eco lodge, KundThe location is spectacular. From the Parking lot, a narrow slope takes you to the dining hall followed by a flight of steps that takes you to the below small cottages on the bank of river Mandakini.The cottages are actually bamboo hut. Rooms are neat and clean with westernized toilet. Every cottage has a small balcony in front.The electricity is available for 24 hours. From the lodge, one can get a wonderful view of the snow-clad Kedar peak that forms the backdrop of the Kedarnath temple. Foods were good.
But hey, don't get carried away with the enchanting views because you are about to reach Kund. Get down here, because the bus will now take a left over the river Mandakini, while you have to head straight to Ukhimath or Chopta. Depending on the time of the day and your luck you should get a cab in 15-20 mins of waiting. Negotiate with the driver if he can take you till Chopta. Eitherways, the cab will go only via Ukhimath, so even if the cab is unwilling to go to Chopta then hop in till Ukhimath. Shared cab (like Sumo, Force etc.) charges anywhere between Rs. 30-50 till Ukhimath.