Kausani Tourism



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About Kausani

about Kausani

Kausani, a picture perfect hill destination is nestled in the lap of Himalayan ranges in the state of Uttaranchal in India. Renowned as Switzerland of India, Kausani is blessed with unexceptional natural beauty and panoramic exquisiteness that makes it an ideal holiday destination for the tourists and the honeymooners. Originally known as Valna, Kausani is perched at an altitude of 1890 meters above sea level in the district of Almora and provides invigorating and fantastic views of the snow- capped Himalayan peaks such as Nanda Devi, Panchchuli and Trishul.


Kausani also holds significance as the dwelling place of Mahatma Gandhi in the year 1929 and he was so driven by the beauty and charm of this place that he referred Kausani as the ‘Switzerland of India’. This small and serene hill resort of Uttaranchal is endowed with lush greenery and evergreen pine and deodar trees making it a lovely weekend spot away from the hustle and bustle of city crowd.


The endless natural splendors in the form of sun-kissed mountains, gushing valleys, dense pine forests and roaring waterfalls beckon the visitors to visit this awesome hill station and to catch the scintillating spectacles of the region. Moreover, the eye-catching views of romantic sun rise and sunset across the Himalayas offer wonderful captures to click by the cameras and to cherish these beautiful natural vistas in your memories for a long time.


With a pleasant climate and tranquil atmosphere all round the year, Kausani has gained wholesome popularity as a much sought after tourist destination in the state of Uttaranchal. The tourists from all across the country love to visit the place and to enjoy the astounding views and sightseeing that Mother Nature has showered upon this beautiful hill resort of Kausani. 

Kausani Fast Facts

City: Kausani

State: Uttarakhand

Country: India

Famous for/as: Scenic, Tea Estates


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