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Kausani

Standing 1890 m above the sea level, Kausani is nature’s own reverse, nestling among thick, dense pine forests atop a narrow ridge and separated from the towering mountains of the Nanda Devi range by low, medium mountains at Kausani. Kausani is famous for its breathtaking and astounding view, over 300 km in length, of the Himalayas. From here one can see the settlements of the Katyuri valley, the river Gomti and the snow-clad peaks of Panchachuli, Nanda Kot, Nanda Devi, Trishul, Nanda Ghunti, Chaukhamba and Kedarnath.

General Information
Altitude : 1890 m
Temperature : Summer - Max. : 26°C / Min. : 10°C
Winter - Max. : 15°C / Min.: 2°C
Season : Round the year.
Clothing : Summer - Cotton or light Woollen
Winter - Woollen
Language : Kumaoni, Hindi and English.
Rainfall : Max. 3048 mm. (120'’) / Min. 1777 mm. (70'’)

The glory of the snow crowned Himalayan range reaches its pinnacle when the sunrays turn them into crimson and gold. The view of the snow covered Trishul and Nanda Devi is so clear that one gets a feeling of the snows being within touching distance.

Accessibility

Air : Nearest airport is Nainisaini

Rail : Nearest railheads are Kathgodam & Tanakpur

Road :Kausani is connected by direct bus service with Pithoragarh, Bageshwar & Almora.

Kausani is ideal for those who seek to escape from the din and dust, hustle and bustle of big cities and wish to spend a quiet holiday in the lap of nature. Indeed, Kausani is a veritable heaven of beauty to which an excursion must be made on visiting Kumaon. Pinnath (5 km), Bur Pinnath (5.5 km) and Bhatkot (12 km) are the highest points near Kausani.

Tourist Attraction

Kausani is frequented by tourists for the panoramic views of the Himalayas. It offers excellent sightings of the Trisul (7,120m), Nanda Devi (7,816m) and the Panchchuli (6,904m). Frozen in time, this backdrop makes Kausani the perfect place for a holiday with the family. Kumaon at its best.

Anasakti Ashram

A quiet and revered place where the Father of the Nation spent some days. Set against the breathtaking beauty of the Himalayas, this place has been made into a memorial in his memory. In 1929, Mahatma Gandhi spent 12 days here. He was so enamoured of Kausani that he called it the Switzerland of India and brought his thoughts out in his book called Anasakti Yoga. The place where he stayed is called the Anasakti Ashram. Earlier the guest house of a tea estate now its an ashram and offers a good resting place for travellers and can accommodate 300 people. Every evening prayers are conducted in the main hall. It also has a library. There is nothing like the mesmerizing Himalayan sunset and sunrise from the Ashram premises.

Pant Museum

The famous poet of Hindi literature, Sumitranandan Pant was born at Kausani. A little away from the bus stand is a museum named after him. The house which has the museum is the poet's house of his childhood days. His daily use articles, drafts of his poems, letters, his awards etc. are displayed here.

Lakshmi Ashram

1 km away from the Anasakti Ashram, this place is a center run by women who do social service. Gandhiji's disciple, Sarala Behen spent her life here doing social service. This ashram is located in a solitary area in a dense jungle.

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