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Kausani

A window to the snow-crested Trishul, Nanda Devi, Nandakot and Panchchuli peaks, Kausani is the idyllic retreat for all nature lovers. Surrounded by a thick cover of pine trees, the town oversees Someshwar Valley from one side and provides some splendid panoramic views of the surrounding peaks.
Take a scenic tour of the picturesque hill station bestowed with rich biodiversity. Head unto the Gandhi (Anasakti) Ashram where Gandhi once stayed to write the book 'Anasakti Yoga'. Religious souls can enhance their spiritual quotient by visiting the impressive Chitai temple. Lakhudiyar treasures exciting cave paintings dating back to the Stone Age.

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Things to do

Rafting-Shivpuri to Rishikesh - Welcome to the most sought-after adventure activity in Rishikesh. A slick, fast and crazy adrenaline-pumping adventure - rafting the mighty Ganga is a super fun!

Yoga session at Kunjapuri Temple -Drive to the highest point in Rishikesh, the Kunjapuri temple, for a yoga session in the clouds. Get lasting shots of the town with the first rays of the sun at 6 a.m.

Birding and downhill trek to Pangot - On a clear day, breathtaking views of distant mighty mountains greet you when you reach with lovely vistas of Nainital town, amidst the shade of tall trees you see fleeting glimpses of colourful birds.

Rock climbing and Rappelling-natural wall -The climb on natural rock is fairly tough and requires a lot more resilience than a normal wall at an activity centre. With an experienced instructor to guide you through every step, making safety is the top priority, rock climbing at Bara Panther is compelling and exhilarating.

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  • Uttarakhand's finest enigma, Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary is unique. While wildlife here is not the biggest attraction with the close proximity between man and animal, it does give you the idea of an ideal world. Quaint villages at the fringes and some inside the sanctuary have their own stories to tell. In a world as exclusive as Binsar, walking through tall ancient trees with a background score of numerous birds, spotting a leopard is not unexpected.

    4 Days | INR 13,700 per person
  • Often viewed as a day trip from Nainital, Bhimtal has now carved out its own space to become a unique destination in its own right. Until a couple of years ago, the main draw here at Bhimtal was its lake created by the earth-dam built in 1883. Regular boating and sightseeing apart, Bhimtal has now come to be associated with adventure activities like kayaking and paragliding.

    4 Days | INR 12,700 per person
  • If India is called the land of spiritualism, Uttarakhand is one big contributor towards it. Home to the holy Ganga and the 4 most sacred Hindu pilgrimage sites, it is commonly referred to as 'dev bhoomi' (the land of gods). Sages and saints since time immemorial have housed under the shelter of the mountains here.

    6 Days | INR 27,000 per person
  • Apparently built on the lines of Cumbrian Lake District by the British, Nainital is one of Uttarakhand's most popular hill stations. With majestic views, Nainital is set in a valley around an eye-shaped lake, where according to legend, the Goddess Sati's eyes had fallen. Bustling markets with spectacular views of the hills essentially make Nainital a gateway to the upper reaches of the mighty Himalayas.

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  • If India is called the land of spiritualism, Uttarakhand is one big contributor towards it. Home to the holy Ganga and the 4 most sacred Hindu pilgrimage sites, it is commonly referred to as 'dev bhoomi' (the land of gods). Sages and saints since time immemorial have housed under the shelter of the mountains here.

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  • Thick forests and green shades around Kausani house numerous species of wildlife and give cover to a number of birds. At the Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary you can spot a varied species of wildlife including the leopard. It is also a birding paradise where one can spot birds like magpie, forktail, laughing thrush, kalij pheasant and many more.

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Best time to visit October to March

Late September to early November is the best time to visit here after the rains have subsided. The chilly winter arrives by late November and stays on till the end of February.

Clear skies through March till the haze by mid-April and mid-June rains. Frequent landslides are the only dampener till the monsoons end.

How to reach

Air

  • Pantnagar is the closest runway of Kasauni (**limited flights on this route and flights are frequently cancelled). The Pantnagar airport is situated at a distance of 162-kilometers away from the region. Uttarakhand state buses also provide their services from the Pantnagar airport to reach Kasauni.

Rail

  • Kathgodam railway station is located at a distance of 142-kilometer from Kasauni. Kathgodam has a well-connected network of rail-routes with major towns like Kolkata, Delhi, and Lucknow. After getting down at the station one can hire a taxi or can take bus to reach Kasauni.

Road

  • Kasauni is easily accessible by motorable road. Cities like Delhi, Nainital, and Almora are well connected with Kasauni. National highway number 24 connects Delhi and Rampur, having reached Rampur tourists then can take National highway number 87 which straight goes to Almora. From Almora, one can easily reach to Kasauni. Private transportations are available from Anand Vihar ISBT which leads to Almora and Nainital district

Blogs

  • kausani-blog1

    Uttarakhand - Of Yogis, Hills and Spirituality

    Uttarakhand. Dev Bhoomi. The Land of Gods. This little corner of the enigma that is India exudes an enticing sense of spirituality and placidity from its every crevice. A spectacularly idyllic terr...

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  • kausani-blog2

    5 places near Nainital worth a visit

    Splendid lakes surrounded by Himalayan peaks, with an incredible view of pine and oak forests, dotted by colonial bungalows and artistic churches. That's Nainital - also known as the 'Lake District...

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  • kausani-blog3

    3 experince to leave you amazed in Uttarakhand

    Uttarakhand tourism offerings range from the best of natural splendours to unrivalled adrenaline-inducing adventures. But before you decide on your itinerary, we suggest you spare some thought for ...

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