Kausani was originally referred by the name Valna and is situated at a distance of about 53 km to the north of Almora flanked by the rivers Kosi and Gomti.Though Kausani is not very popular among tourists it is a very beautiful hill station, sited amidst dense forest of pine trees and tea gardens. One can get a spectacular view of the Himalayas like the peaks of Trishul, Panchchuli and Nanda Devi.Kausani is situated atop the Pingnath Peak. This hill resort is ideal for a peaceful holiday which drowns you in a scenic and mesmerizing environment.Kausani holds a place in history for it is here in this hill station where Mahatma Gandhi stayed long period in 1929.
ORIENTATION : Kausani is situated at an altitude of about 1890 m in the Kumaon Region of the Uttaranchal state.