Tourist Places in Nagaland
Nagaland, the pristine land of Naga people is one of the best tourist destinations of India. Lies in the easternmost part of Northeast India in the range of Himalayas, Nagaland is one of the most beautiful states packed with serene landscapes, demure rivers, lavish vegetation and vibrant villages.
Nagaland Tourism, is the land of sixteen ancient tribes and is famous for its rich heritage, culture, dance and festivals. It is unaffected from the hush and bush of the city culture and has been able to preserve its untouched natural beauty. State's one-sixth area is covered with lush green jungles and different varieties of flora and fauna are found in it. The wonderful wildlife sanctuaries and tribal culture is also worth watching. State Capital Kohima, commercial capital Dimapur and wildlife sanctuaries of Nagaland are the major tourist places to visit here. Come explore the virgin beauty of Nagaland.
Major Tourist Places of Nagaland:
Dimapur Tourism : Commercial Centre, Railway Station and Airport, Ruzaphema Bazaar etc.
Must to visit Intanki : Wildlife Sanctuary.
Kohima Tourism Nagaland: Capital of Nagaland, Zoological Park, Museum, War Cemetery,
Cathedral of Reconciliation, Bara Basti, Khonoma etc.
Trip to Japfu Peak: The second highest peak in the state boasts of the tallest Rhododendron. It offers breathtaking view of Himalayan peaks beyond and sprawling Kohima town.
Travel to Mokokchung: The places to visit here are Ungma, Longkhum, Molung, Peren, Langpangkong Cave and Chuchuyimlang.
Mon Tour: The prime Tourist attractions are Longwa, Shangnyu and Chui Village, Naganimora and Veda Peak.
KhonomaTourism : Khonoma is a small village of Nagalanad, famous for its wildlife Sanctuary, Tesminyu, Japfu Peak, Dzukou Valley and Peren etc.
Wokha Travel : Wokha is another picturesque town of Nagaland and is famous for adventurous sports tourism.
Molung Trip: Molung is the first village where the American Baptist Church was established in 1876.
Visit to Dzulekie: It is a lush green and dense forest where you can find Bos Frontalis (Mithun), an endangered species of Asian Bulls.
How to reach Nagaland?
Nagaland is a hilly area but too remote. Roaming within the state is as easy as in plain areas. The visitors can visit Nagaland by all the three means, as the state's commercial capital is connected by air, by rail and by roads.
How to get Nagaland by Air
Nagaland holds only one airport at Dimapur, 74 kms away from Kohima, the capital city of Nagaland that is connected from Guwahati (Assam) and Kolkata (West Bengal). Tourists can take the services of tourist buses, taxis and local buses to reach the capital city Kohima. The journey time is about 3 hours.
How to get Nagaland by Rail?
The railway network is not so strong in Nagaland but the nearest railhead is in Dimapur connect Nagaland to Guwahati (Assam). Guwahati is well connected to all major cities of India.
How to get Nagaland by Road?
The state capital Kohima is connected to Imphal in Manipur (123 km) and Guwahati in Assam (400 km) by road.