Tourist Spot The Sacred Peak Churdhar


Churdhar is a holy peak where the temple of Shirgul Devta the other name of Lord Shiva is situated.

The Holy Peak Churdhar



The journey to the divine peak is difficult but at the end it is rewarding.

Location


Churdhar is situated at a high altitude of around 3648 meters. One needs 16kms to climb the peak and reach the sacred place Churdhar.

View


The blessed peak offers a fine and beautiful view of Gangetic plains and the Sutlej river towards the south, Badrinath on its north, is also a famous Hindu pilgrimage. Chakrata hills and Shimla are seen form the top of the mountain.

How to reach


Churdhar can be approached through Dadahu, Bhawal, Gandhauri, Sangrah and Nauhra. It is about 50kms walking or trekking. There after one has to climb the peak for about 16kms. The other way to approach is through an orchard valley known as Rajgarh.

Climate


The climate is a bit cold round the year. There is snow on the holy peak in winters.

Clothes


Heavy woollens for winter and light woollens in summer are recommended.


Related Articles

More articles: Other Place to Visit

Comments

No responses found. Be the first to comment...


  • Do not include your name, "with regards" etc in the comment. Write detailed comment, relevant to the topic.
  • No HTML formatting and links to other web sites are allowed.
  • This is a strictly moderated site. Absolutely no spam allowed.
  • Name:
    Email: