Chopta, due to its geographical location, has several Himalayan mountains around it. These mountains are covered with alpine forests comprising pine and deodar trees. Also, the valleys and mountains are dotted with rhododendrons which turn the area red when they are in bloom.
This region is also rich in various species of flora and fauna. Due to its location, there are several species of birds which can be found here. For this reason, it is flocked by birdwatchers, from all over the world, every year. It is best to visit this region in the months from May to November. It is during this period that thousands of pilgrims also come here to visit the Panchkedars. However, it is during the winters that the real beauty of this region can be felt and enjoyed. Due to the snowfall, it becomes immensely charming. That is why Chopta is also referred as the ‘Mini Switzerland’. So all your dreams and desires to watch snowfall will come true in Chopta.