Kausani

3 nights 4 days, packages cost 10,000 onwards

Note: This itinerary is customizable. You can talk to the travel agent and further customize it as per your requirements.

Day 1 (Kathgodam – Kausani)

Pick up from Kathgodam Railway Station further drive to Kausani in route visit Almora city on arrival check in at hotel and over night stay hotel.

Day 2 (Kausani – Baijnath)

Baijnath local sight seeing.

Day 3  (Baijnath – Kausani)

Today visit Baijnath to come back Kausani and over night stay hotel.

Day 4  (Kausani– Kathgodam)

Check out the hotel further to Kathgodam railway station in route visit Ranikhet town tour concludes.

Budget Estimate

Packages



Hotel

Destination Budget Type Hotel
Kausani Budget Himvadi Resort, Hotel Prashant
Kausani Deluxe Sun n Snow Inn Hotel, Grand National Hotel
Kausani Premium Himalayan Village Resort, Pratiksha Himalayan Retreat
Kausani Luxury Negi Lodge Hotel, Pratiksha Himalayan Retreat

Inclusions:

3 night stay (on twin sharing basis)

Breakfast (Kindly check timings & venue from the hotel)

Return Airport transfers by Non AC vehicle on seat sharing basis

Sightseeing by Non AC vehicle on seat sharing basis

Driver’s allowance, Road tax and Fuel charges

Parking and Toll taxes

All presently applicable hotel and airline taxes

Should there be any further levy of Govt. / statutory taxes or charges, the same shall be chargeable extra as and when applicable.

Note: These are representative inclusions. Please check with travel agent for exact details during booking.

Exclusions

Items of personal nature like laundry, telephone calls, room service charges, soft drinks and hard drink charges, etc

The payments for additional services taken at the hotel are to be settled directly at the hotel

Any service not mentioned in inclusions

  • District: Bageshwar
  • Altitude: 1890 m
  • STD Code: 059628
  • PIN Code: 263639
  • Famous for/as: Hill Station
  • Languages: Hindi,Kumaoni
  • Best Season: Apr – Jun, Sep – Nov
  • Weather: Summer 15 to 30°C, Winter 0 to 24°C

Kausani is located 47 km north of Almora in Bageshwar district of Kumaon region of Uttarakhand. Kausani hill station is located at an altitude of 1890 m. Kausani is a celebrated site for its panoramic views of the enchanting Himalayas.

Things to do in Kausani: Nature Walk, Jungle Trek, Bird Watching, Star Gazing.

Sightseeing

Anasakti Ashram:

It is also known as Gandhi Ashram.’Anasakti Ashram’ was built to pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi who visited this place in 1929 and described it as the ‘Switzerland of India’ after falling A in love with its pristine beauty, It is here that he wrote Anasakti Yoga. The ashram is well stocked with books and photographs of Gandhi’s life. There is a small prayer room in this ashram where prayers are held every morning and evening.

Rudradhari Waterfall:

The Rudhadhari falls is a natural attraction here and many ancient caves can be explored in the nearby areas. The Puranic stories relate this place with Lord Shiv (Rudra) and Lord Vishnu (Hari). The Shiv Temple at Someshwar is situated close to the waterfalls. These magnificent waterfalls can be viewed while trekking to Adi Kailash region in the hill station of Kasauni.

Kausani Tea Estate:

Kausani is also famous for its several tea gardens and pear orchards. Girias Uttaranchal tea is produced in 208 hectares of tea plantations near Kausani.

Lakshmi Ashram/Sarla Ashram:

It is also known as Sarla Asram Catherine Hillman, a disciple of Gandhi who came to be known as Sarlaben founded this ashram in 1964 which overlooks the beautiful Kosi Valley. Lakshmi ashram is located in a quiet place up the hills which lends a serene atmosphere to the ashram.

Sumitranandan Pant Gallery:

The renowned hindi poet Sumitranandan Pant was born in Kausani. Sumitranandan Pant Gallery was built to commemorate Sumitranandan Pant. The gallery houses bundreds of English and Hindi books in glass cabinets. A poctry aymposium is organized here every year to mark the poet’s birth anniversary.

Attractions Near Kausani

Jain Ki Dhai, Aku Binsar, Aredeo, Pandukholi & Kukucheena, Maha Avatar Baba Cave-Yoganand Society, Bhitinashwar, Gannath Redradhari Teple & Waterfall, Koshi Mool-Origin of Koai River, Birchaya or Mini Bugyal-Green Grassland, Gopal Kot Pinnath Bura Pinnath & Bhatkot are some of the trekking points in Kausani.

Where to Stay

Besides the tourist rest house (KMVN) there are many hotels & lodges to suit every budget.

For more information, please visit – www.kmvn.gov.in & www.uttarakhandtourism.gov.in

Distance

  • Delhi to Kausani: 382 km
  • Nagpur to Kausani: 1237 km
  • Banglore to Kausani: 2300 km
  • Almora to Kausani: 48 km
  • Ranikhet to Kausani: 70 km

Getting there

By Train: Kathgodam is the nearest railway station to Kausani situated at a distance of 132 km.

By Road: Kausani is well connected by motorable with major cities of northern Inda. The distance from Delhi to Kausani is 410 km.