Kasar Devi Temple is perched at an altitude of 2,116 meters above sea level. Established in 2nd-century, the temple is situated on a hillock overlooking the toy town of Almora. The temple is about 5 km downhill from Tarai Nagri and is surrounded by lofty pine and deodar trees.
The Kasar Devi Temple offers a lovely view of the Almora city and Hawa Bagh Valley. One can relish the 360 degree view of the majestic Himalayas peaks.
In 1890's Swami Vivekananda came to this temple for meditation. Each year during November-December, the temple hosts an annual fair called Kasar Devi Fair on Kartik Poornima.