Hill Stations

Kausani Hill Station
Location Area (sq km) Altitude (m) STD Code
5.2 1712 059628

Kausani hill station 1,890 meters above sea level, is situated in Bageshwar district of Dev Bhoomi Uttarakhand and is 53Km far from Almora district. Lush green hills station with majestic and invigorating snow clad Himalayan views that turn golden in the sunrise and red orange in the sunset, pleasing silence of the valleys, enchanting sparkles of the streams, musical twitters of the birds, and gigantic coniferous trees, Kausani is synonymous to what we call heaven. Originally known as Valna, Kausani Hill Station provides an excellent view of 300Km stretch of Himalayas. Nanda Devi, Nanda Kot, Panchachuli and Trishul are so clearly visible that the tourists feel that one can even play with the snow.

Kausani Hill Station Tourism

Weekend destination for working Indian families from years, Kausani Hill Station is highly visited by national and international nature lover adventurers throughout the year.  Kausani lies in Ranikhet-Dwarhat-Kausani highway from where tourists can have the spectacular view of Someshwar Valley on one side and Garur and Baijnath Katyuri valley on the other side. The beautiful panorama of snow clad Himalayan peaks on the route and breathtaking beauty of the peaks from Kausani hill station attracts large number of tourists from Uttarakhand state and outside in all the seasons of the year. Popular among honeymoon couples like Mussoorie, Ranikhet and Nainital hill stations in Dev Bhoomi Uttarakhand, Kausani hill station has developed as honeymoon destination with its invincible natural beauty.

Tourists in Kausani hill station visit Anashakti Ashram established in the memory of Mahatma Gandhi who had once resided in Kausani for 12 days to write Anashakti Yog book. Another attraction among travelers is Pant Museum established to honor Indian poet of Hindi literature Sumitranandan Pant born in Kausani. Laxmi Ashram established by women of Kumaun for upliftment and honor of women has been another major center of attraction at Kausani. Trekkers visit Laxmi Ashram and enjoy the surrounding beauty admiring the struggle and effort of women.

Kausani is small, beautiful villages with pleasing and interactive villagers who welcome the visitors with warmth making them feel different from the urban world where one person doesn’t care about another. The pleasing weather and natural beauty of Kausani attracts thousands of visitors every year. Kausani Hill Station can be visited any time throughout the year with preparation according to climate and weather. Kausani is an ideal destination for outing with family, hangout with friends and even professional creative work. People in creative fields- film makers, poets, theater artists, painters and others may find revitalizing energy and natural art in Kausani. A day trip to Kausani is fun, weekend break at Kausani hill station gives break from stress and fill the tourist with renewed energy, yearly break on longer vacation provides chances to explore rural life, learn to live with nature and revitalize the soul. Family trip on longer vacation will be admirable to the loved ones. Weekend break tour with colleagues will also be an energizer and chance to become closer with the work mates. Tour to Kausani is indeed remarkable be it a day break or yearly vacation.

Kausani Hill Station is compared to Switzerland for its landscape and the natural beauty it is blessed with. Glaciers, rivers, lakes, Himalayas are the assets of Garhwal and Kumaun hills of Dev Bhoomi Uttarakhand. Some of the breathtaking views of Glaciers- Pindari Glacier, Sunder Dhunga Glacier, Milam Glacier and Kaphini Glacier are clearly visible from Kausani. Trek to these glaciers from Kausani hill station will treasure a lifetime memory.


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