Overview of Kausani
Kausani is iconic hill station which offers most picturesque views of snow capped Himalayas ranges widespread to 350 Kms. Kausani is nestled amid the dense pine trees & stunning meadows which makes it absolute place to relax & unwind. Kausani exhibits the lucid view of few glorious peak as Trishul, Nanda Devi & Panchachuli which makes it exquisite. Kausani peaceful ambience act as catalyst for inner peace.
Tourist places at Kausani/ Tourist attraction
- Anashakti Ashram, where Mahatma Gandhi stayed for few days. Gandhiji was highly impressed with its majestic beauty & gave the name to this place Switzerland of India. Here Gandhiji wrote the discourse of Anashakti Yog. The Ashrams has good collection of books & Souvenirs related to his life.
- Lakshmi Ashram: It was established by disciple of Mahatma Gandhi Catherine Hillman, popularly known as Sarla who devoted her life for social services. The Ashram works for upliftment & welfare of women & now managed by regional women.
- Sumitranandan Pant Gallery: Sumitranandan Pant was great Indian poet, who was born in Kausani. The Gallery is a tribute to his contribution towards literature. There are manuscripts of his literary work & collection of many books of other writers
Activities at Kausani
- Nature Walk: The Natural Environs of Kausani entails you to indulge into some refreshing nature walk.
How to reach to Kausani
By Train Nearest Railway station to Kausani is Kathgodam which is at distance of 140 Kms.
By Flight The nearest airport is Pantnagar which is 250 Kms from Kausani
Location Distance by Road:
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||245 Kms (approx)
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Best time to visit Kausani
Mar - Nov
Kausani has mild & pleasant weather throughout the year. During winter carry lots of woolen clothes & light warm clothes during summer