Best Time to Visit Chopta
Peak season: (March-June) The weather conditions in the summer season remains cool and it is advised to carry plenty of woolens as the nights can get quite cold.
Shoulder season: (July-October) Chopta receives a decent amount of rainfall which makes for the lush sceneries all-year round.
The trek is challenging during these months as the trails are slippery with the probability of landslides being very high.
Off-Season: (November to February) The entire area is laden with snow during these months making it a tough for the trekkers.
Budget for Chopta
For Budget Travellers: INR 400 - 600 a day
- Accommodation in hostels and guesthouses: INR 400 -600
- Food in local cafes and street eateries: INR 50 - 150
- Public Transport in buses and auto rickshaws: INR 15 - 80
- Sightseeing: INR 10 - 50
For Mid-range Travellers: INR 700 to INR 1000 a day
- Accommodation in mid-range hotels and resorts: INR 700 - 1000
- Food in mid-range cafes and restaurants: INR 250 - 500
- Local transport in local taxis or car rentals: INR 200 - 400
- Treks and Hiking packages: INR 1000 and upwards
- For Luxury Travellers: INR 3500 and upwards
For Luxury Travellers: INR 3000 and upwards
- Accommodation in 4* or 5* hotels: INR 3000 and upwards
- Food in upscale restaurants and bars: INR 700 and upwards
- Local transport in private taxis: INR 2000 and upwards
- Guided tours: INR 1500 and upwards