The beautiful hill station of Kasauli with its breathtaking views, in the Solan district of Himachal Pradesh can be visited by all modes of transport. Although, lying at an elevation of 1900 metres above the sea level and surrounded by dense forests of pine and cedar trees, it has a well – connected road system. Thus, enabling tourists to travel by bus and taxi. However, there is an absence of an airport because of its hilly terrain.
Following is little guide to help you out with reaching Kasauli in different ways –
- By Road
Kasauli is well connected by road system with two major cities – Delhi (5 – 6 hour drive) and Chandigarh (an hour drive). As per one’s convenience, a taxi can be hired or a bus can be boarded.
- By Train/Rail
Nearest station from Kasauli is Kalka Railway Station (Haryana), which is at a distance of around 40 km. Kalka is also connected with Solan with a narrow gauge railway line. From Kalka, one can easily hire a taxi or a travel by a local bus to kasauli.
- By Air
Chandigarh International Airport is the nearest airport to Kasauli, approximately 61 kms away. Further, one can reach Kasauli by road with the help of a taxi or a bus.
DISTANCE FROM MAJOR LOCATIONS
- Amritsar – 277 km
- Chandigarh – 58 km
- Gurugram – 348 km
- Jalandhar – 196 km
- Ludhiana – 156 km
- New Delhi – 302 km
- Panchkula – 49 km
BEST TIME TO VISIT KASAULI
Kasauli has a pleasant weather all year round. However, one should plan a visit anywhere between the months of April – November to get the best experience.