Tungnath Temple, Chamoli

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Trek through the breathtaking Himalayas to reach Tungnath Temple, the highest Shiva temple in the world. The temple sits at an altitude of 3,680 m (12,073 ft), located in the Tunganath mountain range. Dedicated to lord Shiva, the temple features a granite exterior and is estimated to be over 1000 years old. Reaching the temple requires a demanding 5 km (3.1 mi) trek from Chopta through a mountainous forest terrain. The trek is accompanied by picturesque views of green alpine fields, rhododendron groves, and waterfalls. Use our Chamoli trip planner to visit Tungnath Temple on your trip to Chamoli, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Tungnath is one of the highest Shiva temples in the world and is the highest of the five Panch Kedar temples located in the mountain range of Tunganath in Rudraprayag district, in the Indian state of ...  more »
  • The entire landscape from Chopta to Tungnath is unbelievable mesmerising and full of divine presence of the Lord of Lords...Devon ke Dev...Mahadev everywhere...Must visit and trek this place only to b...  more »
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  • This is a place called bliss. Heavenly experienced I got, easy trek with proper maintained path . You can give it a try with family as well . For staying , Chopta has many options according to budget.
  • Beautiful beautiful beautiful...... Awesome...... Bluetooth speaker needed with proper getup and water bottle too...... winter season is too awesome........... Beautiful snowfall........
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