Dimapur Day Tour

A day long tour of Dimapur city covering

Medieval Kachari Kingdom Ruins > Diezephe Craft Village > Green Park > Rangapahar Reserve Forest and Dimapur Zoo (20.20 hectares) > North East Zone Cultural Centre > Handloom & Handicrafts Emporium > Agri – Expo > Noune Mini-Tourist Resort > Niathu Resort

For details, contact the Directorate of Tourism, Govt. of Nagaland;

Telefax: 0091-0370-2243124 or any listed tour operator

 


Naga Legendary (6n/7d)

Day 1: Dimapur – Kohima (74 km. 3 hrs)

Meet your car at Dimapur airport, surface transfer to Kohima. Enroute stop at some small local bazaar, tea stop, etc.

Overnight. Hotel/Homestay.

 

Day 2: Kohima

Today we start with the World War II memorial which was the last point where the Japanese force were stopped! We shall visit some other places of importance during the war! Next we shall visit state museum, local market,Cathedral etc.

Overnight. Hotel/homestay.

 

Day 3: Kohima – Khezhakeno (48 km. 1/1 ½ hrs)

Today we shall drive toward the legendary village Khezhakeno. We shall start with a legendary walk in Khezhakeno village where we shall come across stones which possess magical power, monoliths, and traditional houses. Picnic lunch at Cheda Lake. Evening we shall meet and have informal meeting/talk with old and leaders of the village.

Overnight. Homestay

 

Day 4: Phüsachodu

After breakfast drive towards Phusachodu.  Enroute we shall visit Kade Park at Kami Village and further proceed to Pfutsero Town, this little township at an altitude of 2233.60m is known for its vegetable and fruit products. Sight Scene at Glory Peak, lunch at PfutseroTown. Post lunch proceed to Phüsachodü which is the biggest village under Phek District. This village is believed to be the pathway for the warriors and therefore only the brave had settled over this ridge, for sporting of Headhunting. Overnight at Homestay.

 

Day 5: Phüsachodu- Khonoma

After breakfast we start for Khonoma village, enroute we shall hold at Jotsoma village for more history which reflects the Kohima war! On arrival you shall check into your homestay for a brief introduction.  We shall explore the village; the main highlight of the tour is on history, nature and culture! Post lunch we shall have a walk in the terrace field.

Overnight homestay.

 

Day 6:Khonoma

Breakfast at your respective homestay.  We start our day with a ‘nature walk’ where we come across herbal plants, alder based cultivation, hear birds chirpings, etc. Later we shall drive to dzuleke village enroute see the majestic state animal ‘mithun’ , untouched forest, etc. Lunch at dzuleke village. Post lunch venture around the village, later drive back to Khonoma village.

Overnight homestay.

 

Day 7 :Khonoma – Dimapur (80 km. 3.4 hrs)

Today after breakfast we shall drive to Dimapur to connect your flight for onward journey.

 


Hornbill Festival

 

DAY 1 : DIMAPUR- KOHIMA (74 kms/ 3 HRS)

Meet a representative at Dimapur Airport, the commercial hub of Nagaland, get surface transfer to Kohima, the state capital of Nagaland (2 ½ hrs). Enroute we shall see locals selling vegetables, fruits and other indigenous products, which are produced locally.

Overnight Kohima Hotel Eastgate/similar

 

DAY 2 : HORNBILL FESTIVAL

Morning we shall start our day by visiting some local market and World War II cemetery. We shall spend the rest of our day in Hornbill festival filled with songs and dances, and people in full festive mood with colourful attires. We shall also see shops where you can pick up souvenirs to take home for your dear ones. We then shall have lunch at the festival where you can taste local food. We shall also visit Phesama village in the afternoon

Overnight Kohima Hotel Eastgate/similar

DAY 3: HORNBILL FESTIVAL

Morning we shall start our day by exploring Kigwema village and get some idea about the village life where we’ll come across huge wood carvings in front ofrich men’s houses.  Afterwhich we shall spent the rest of our day in the Hornbill Festival. Lunch at Hornbill festival. We shall be looking forward to see more fascinating and ethnic culture of the Nagas. We shall participate in the night carnival at Kohima where we shall see people selling different items from Christmas decorations to chicken barbecue. One of the most interesting aspects of the carnival is the whole street being filled and flooded with people taking their family and friends for fun and dinner.

Overnight Kohima Hotel East Gate

 

DAY 4 KOHIMA- KHONOMA- KOHIMA

Today after breakfast, we shall drive to  Khonomavillage, explore the village which is 20 km from Kohima.Khonoma village is the first Green Village of the country. This village has taken an odd step by declaring 27 sqkms of its territory as "Khonoma Nature Conservation and TragopanSanctuary" (KNCTS). At Khonoma you will find Culture, History and Nature intact together. Later drive back toKohima.

Overnight Kohima Hotel Eastgate

 

DAY 5: KOHIMA- KHEZHAKENO – KOHIMA (1/1 ½ HRS)

Today we shall drive to Khezhakeno village, Chakhesang Naga village. It is a legendary village, many of the present Naga villages migrated from this village!

Overnight Kohima Hotel Eastgate

 

DAY 6 : KOHIMA HORNBILL FESTIVAL

Today full day at hornbill festival till the closing ceremony where there will be fireworks and war cry.Evening at your leisure

 

DAY 7 KOHIMA - DIMAPUR (3 HRS)

We journey down to Dimapur to connect your flight for onward journey.

 


 

Kohima City Tour

Tour includes Transportation, sightseeing of major tourist spots, Lunch, Mineral water, guide and entry fees only

 

All the above tours can be customized as per requirements and budgets of individual travelers. Contact any of the listed tour operators for details and bookings.