Nagaland is a land of legends passed down the state’s generations by the mouth’s word. In Nagaland music is life’s integral part. By the nature, Nagas are the very much lovers of having fun & frolic hence life out here is like one long lasting festival. Most of the dances of Nagas are performed along a healthy rhythm which is a prosperous fashion position of the East. Nagaland has very rich tribal community in North Eastern Part of India.
Having salubrious climate year round, a tourist can visit Nagaland anytime. If a guest wants the quiet getaway away from the big cities hustle & bustle, then Nagaland is the perfect place as it offers the right kind of ambience and the life is slow and laid-back in the state.
Sometimes Nagaland is referred as a “Switzerland” of the East' because this Himalayan state has picturesque landscapes, vibrant & colorful sunset and sunrise along with lush & verdant flora. It is a land which represents incredible beauty, perfectly molded for the rich experience.
For the adventurous travelers, Nagaland is just an ideal spot for trekking tours, rock climbing and camping in the jungle. It offers unlimited exploration potential in the verdant and lush sub tropical rain forest that is the treasure trove of medicinal plant’s plethora. The main tourist attractions of the Nagaland are the Second World War cemetery, Zoo and the State Museum which all are situated in Kohima - the capital city.
Day 01 - Kolkata-Arrival
On your arrival at Kolkata airport, you will be met by our representative and would be further assisted till your hotel. Rest of the time is kept free to recover from jetlag. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 02 - Kolkata-Dimapur
In the morning, transfer to the airport to board the flight for Dimapur. Arrive at Dimapur, transfer to the hotel. Dimapur is the oldest city in Nagaland and was once the capital city of Kacheri Kings. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 03 - Dimapur-Kohima
After having breakfast, transfer to Kohima (the capital of Nagaland). Later take a sightseeing tour of Kohima visiting State Museum situated at Bayani Hill – this will give you a deep knowledge of different feature of Naga’s Culture and the Cemetery of Second World War located in the middle of Kohima. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 04 - Kohima-Khonoma-Kohima
Have breakfast and take an excursion to Khonoma located 20 KMS away from Kohima in the west. Khonoma is village of Angami tribes having the customs of courage & valour. In the history it is written that Khonoma village protected numerous villages in its previous good time. The gate of the village speaks the British access’s story at the hills of Naga. Also visit War Cemetery a memorial of the soldiers during World War II. Take a tour of the Museum which has rare article’s collection of various tribal communities of Nagaland that tells the Naga’s tradition & history. Pay a short visit to local tribal market. If time permits visit Kigwema village also known as Kepfiizha and have lunch at Dimori Cove Guesthouse. You may visit Angami Tribal village at Jakhama and a Village Resort at Touphema this is operated by the community of Angami Nagas. Later enjoy the cultural appearance done by the folks of village. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 05 - Kohima-Wokha
Today, drive to Wokha. On arrival at Wokha, transfer to the hotel. Rest of the time is kept free to explore the local area. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 06 - Wokha-Mokokchung
In the morning hours, take a tour to the camp of Governor at Liphanyan and Tiyi. Later depart for Ao Tribe’s home Mokokchung. It is a picturesque place and a hill station in Nagaland. Mokokchung is one of the oldest cities of Nagaland and is the major cultural hub of Ao Tribal Nagas. It also has colonial touch left by British Raj. The major festival of Ao Nagas are in the first of May Moatsu and in August Tsungremmong. These festivals give us the complete experience of Naga’s culture and their life style.
Day 07 - Mokokchung-Mon
Have leisurely breakfast and drive towards Mon, (200 KMS/ 07 HRS) (897 meters) Mon is the major centre of Konyaks Tribe. You may see here the tattooed face of the local tribe wearing their traditional dresses and feathered gears on head. Konyaks Tribes are accomplished craftsmen and expert artisans. Visit their outstanding wood carving, Guns, Headgears, Daos (Machetes) and Gunpowder etc. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 08/ Mon
Today take a tour of characteristic Shangnyu village of Konyak tribe which is controlled by the head Angh. Shangnyu is one of the important villages in the Mon District. Here is one superb monument of wooden which has eight feet height and twelve feet breadth it is believed that this monument was built by the angels from heavenly. The main attractions out here are the human being’s carvings and different creature imprinted. Visit the human skull’s collection at Konyak Murungs. Here it is displayed that in the ancient time the chief hunter used to put the head of his enemies like a trophy. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 09 - Mon-Dibrugarh
In the morning, transfer to Dibrugarh (a tea town of Assam). Arrive at Dibrugarh, check to a heritage tea bungalow. In the evening relax at the tea estate and taste a cup of best hot tea of India.
Day 10 - Dibrugarh-Kolkata
In time, transfer to the airport to board a flight to Kolkata. Arrive Kolkata, transfer to the hotel. Rest of the time is kept free at your discretions or last minute shopping. Stay overnight at the hotel.
Day 11 - Kolkata-Departure
At appropriate time, you will be transferred to the international airport to embark the flight back to the onward destination. The tour will culminate here.