Dimapur Arrival to Kohima (73 kms/ 3.5 hrs)
Arrive at Dimapur Airport/Railway Station, meet by our representative and head towards Kohima. Although, Kohima is the land for Angami Nagas, but being a capital city it comprises of all the tribes of Nagaland. After reaching Kohima, we will check in to the hotel. Then, if time permits, we will visit Kohima village or Bara Basti. The village is known for its natural beauty, traditions, culture and handicrafts. The village will welcome you with a large unique & impressive traditional gate elaborately carved with weapons, warriors and the skull of Mithun, a symbol of prosperity. After exploring this beautiful village, we will come back to hotel & overnight stay in Kohima.
After breakfast, we will go out for sightseeing in the city. Kohima is known for the battle of Kohima in the British era. It has two war cemeteries: Kohima war cemetery and Commonwealth World War II cemetery. We will show you both the cemeteries. Then we will go for other sightseeing places like Khonoma village, Kohima Cathedral, Kohima Museum etc. If you arrive during famous Hornbill festival, we will attend the festival in Kisama village. Hornbill festival marks the celebration of Naga cultures. Held every year from 1st of December to 10th of December, it highlights the beautiful ethnicity of the tribes of Nagaland, showcasing colorfully dressed tribes, their dances and songs, traditional food stalls, sport activities and the beautifully built traditional huts. After a full day of sightseeing, overnight stay will be in at the same place in Kohima.
Kohima to Dimapur (80 kms/ 4.5 hrs)
Today morning after breakfast transfer to Dimapur Airport/Railway Station for your onward journey.