Tungnath Tourism & Travel Guide

Nestled amongst the snow-capped peaks of Uttarakhand, Tungnath is known for being the world’s highest Shiva temple, located at an elevation of 12,074 ft. The trek to this temple is a bit difficult and requires a lot of strength. Once you reach the temple, you'll witness an amazing view of the Akash Ganga Waterfall. Trekking to Tungnath from Chopta, to Chandrashilla peak reveals astonishing sights of crooning brooks and scenic rhododendrons, and the Tungnath mountains outline two beautiful river valleys: the Alaknanda and the Mandakini. The well-preserved Tungnath is a heaven with beautiful meadows and colourful flora. From a thrilling trek to breathtaking views, from exploring vibrant backdrops to reaching the highest peak, the gifts of this gorgeous panorama will mesmerise your senses.
Best time to visit Tungnath is from June to April

Trips and Itineraries for Tungnath

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Chandrashila, Tungnath, Uttarakhand 246401
It is located on the summit of Tungnath at 13000 ft and means when literally translated "Moon Rock", it is said to be the place where Lord Rama meditated after defeating the demon-king Ravana and also the place where the moon god spent his time in penance.
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4kms From Chopta, Uttarakhand ( Not Rudraprayag), 2 Km Below the Chandrashila Peak ( Near Chopta, Uttarakhand), Rudra Prayag
Nestled amongst the snow-capped peaks of Uttarakhand, Tungnath is known for being the world’s highest Shiva temple, located at an elevation of 12,074 ft. The trek to this temple is a bit difficult and requires a lot of strength. Once you reach the temple, you'll witness an amazing view of the Akash Ganga Waterfall. Trekking to Tungnath from Chopta, to Chandrashilla peak reveals astonishing sights of crooning brooks and scenic rhododendrons, and the Tungnath mountains outline two beautiful river valleys: the Alaknanda and the Mandakini. The well-preserved Tungnath is a heaven with beautiful meadows and colourful flora. From a thrilling trek to breathtaking views, from exploring vibrant backdrops to reaching the highest peak, the gifts of this gorgeous panorama will mesmerise your senses.
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Weekend Getaways from Tungnath  

Best time to visit - January,February,March,October,November,December
The capital city of India is a glorious concoction of the old and the new. Temples that are centuries old, archaic Muslim quarters, and modern residencies, all exist alongside each other. Home to over a crore people, Delhi’s tourism is a treasure trove of historic gems, gardens, museums and a thriving food culture. Travel to the metropolis for the vibrant bazaars of Chandni Chowk that give way to Lutyens’ New Delhi, that is the pulse of the city. Among the numerous places to visit in Delhi city, for an insight into the magnificent Mughal era, go to the 16th century Humayun’s Tomb, the towering sandstone mosque of Jama Masjid, and experience the sound and light show at Red Fort. Tourists can spend mornings at the extravagant Akshardham Temple and evenings at the Hazrat Nizam-ud-din Dargah (shrine) that boasts of sufi music and delicious kebabs. Another popular attraction of Delhi city is its pulsating markets that from baubles to handicrafts, sell everything you can possibly think of. Those who have travelled to Delhi for its particular brand of food, won’t be disappointed. From hole-in-the-wall eateries and local student cafes in North Delhi to lavish restaurants and bars in South Delhi, there is no dish or cuisine you won’t find here. A huge incentive for Delhi’s tourism is its variety of public transport, wherein the Delhi Metro is the cheapest and easiest way to get around the city.


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