While talking about the town of Kausani the first thing that comes up to the mind is the spectacular Himalayan views that the town offers to travellers. The little hill station town of Kausani is known to be the most beautiful one for a countless reasons. Everything about this beautiful town provides a sense of content to the travellers such as beautiful alpine trails, majestic Himalayan views, serene villages nearby, less hustle and bustle and a variety of flora and fauna. The hill station retains its natural beauty and is bound to amaze you whether you visit it during season or off-season.
Originally named as Valna earlier, the hill resort of Kausani is one of the best places to get excellent panoramic views of the total 350 km Himalayan stretch on a clear day. The hill station is situated at an elevation of 1890 mts above the sea level. This major tourist destination is bestowed with all forms of natural beauty for transforming it as a travel site par-excellence.
Kausani town is a perfect place for a short family holiday or just visiting with friends and loved ones and also suits well as a weekend destination from Delhi too. The town of Kausani also attracts nature and adventure lovers from people throughout the world. The picturesque town is located at about 47 kms north of the major town of Almora in the district of Bageshwar.
Earlier at the time of his stay in Kausani, Mahatma Gandhi penned memorable writing on ‘Gita-Anashakti Yoga’ which is truly inspired through scenic splendor of the town.
How To Reach
By Air: The nearest airport to Kausani is the Pantnagar Airport which is at a distance of 167 kms. Daily flights are available to Delhi from the Pantnagar Airport. From here onwards you need to reach Haldwani to book taxis or buses.
By Rail: Travellers can book their trains till the Kathgodam or Haldwani railway station and from here onwards they can book buses and taxis to the picturesque town of Kausani. Kathgodam railway station is 133 kms away from the town.
By Road: Buses are available directly to the town of Kausani from Anand Vihar ISBT and people who’re in Uttarakhand can board buses and taxis from Haldwani and Kathgodam.