Kausani also called as the Switzerland of India is a hill station situated in the Kumaon region of Uttarakhand. It is a popular tourist destination for nature lovers, travelers and honeymooners. On reaching Kausani travelers can explore various tourist attractions.
(For tour and travel information please visit Uttarakhand Tourism)
Rudradhari Falls and Caves (4 km from the city center)
|Rudradhari Falls and Caves|
Baijnath Temple (7 km from the city center)
Baijnath temple is situated in Baijnath town in Bageshwar next to river Gomti. The temples are dedicated to God and Goddess Shiva, Ganesh, Parvati, Chandika, Kuber, Surya and Brahma. The temple was built during the Katyuri dynasty around 12th-13th century AD. The temples are beautifully sculpted in Nagara style architecture.
Kausani Tea Estate (is at the city center)
|Kausani Tea Estate|
Stargate Observatory (is at the city center)
Stargate Observatory is situated at an elevation of around 1800 meters above the sea level. Visitors can engage in activities like moon watch, planet watch, galaxy watch, nebula watch, solar observation (daytime), stargazing and astrophotography. Visitors can also visit the astronomy and science museum. There is a stargate shop from where visitors can purchase various science and astronomy kit. There is also a restaurant and a café in the observatory.
Anashakti Ashram (is at the city center)
Sumitranandan Pant Museum (is at the city center)
|Sumitranandan Pant Museum|
Sumitranandan Pant a famous Hindi poet was born in Kausani. It is a museum dedicated to his works. Visitors can also find various other Hindi and English books by different authors. The museum stays open from 1030 am to 430 pm.
Kausani Shawl Factory
|Kausani Shawl Factory|
Visitors can visit and learn about the shawl making process and also purchase good quality handmade Kausani shawls.