Know About splendid and eventful tour of  Kohima – Nagaland : Kohima Tour & Travel Guide

Kohima, the state capital city is one of the largest city and commercial center of small North east Indian state Nagaland. City is the cultural and political heart of Nagaland.  The city name is derived from Kew Hi, the plant growing in abundance in the region.

The city  is the paradise for the nature lovers as surroundings of the city are enriched with calm, cool, pollution free air, unparalleled Himalayan beauty, Luxuriant green Naga hills, exotic flora and fauna. Undoubtedly Kohima is among the topmost picturesque and most visited Himalayan travel destinations in India. Surely is are intended to spend your vacation in the lap of mother nature and have attitude of exploring the unexplored travel destination, Kohima is an  ideal location to study rich exotic tribal culture of the northeast. Hornbill festival organised by the state tourism department and usually held between 1 and 7 December is most perfect time for Kohima Tour.

All the Kohima tour and travel essentials such as climate, food, tourist attraction, Air, Bus, or train Journey, What and where to shop tour souvenir etc. are given below. Just remember in the north east India tourism infra structure is still under the primary phase of development so it will be not be proper to compare facilities provided by Kohima Hotels even the city is capital city of state.

Most fascinating feature of Kohima travel is the road journey from Dimapur to Kohima. Intanki Wildlife Sanctuary with some rare bird species is yet another charming attraction for Kohima tour.


Vital Tourist Information : Kohima

Location :
Kohima is situated in southwest part of the northeastern state of Nagaland, towards the international border with Myanmar.


Near By City : Dimapur


State : Nagaland [India]


Famous as / For :
Rich tribal life and Amazing spectacular panoramic views of Scenic Himalayan beauty.


Weather & Climate :
Kohima city have a temperate climate. June to September months are the rainy season for the city.


Temperature :
Summer : Max. 31 °C to Min. 16 °C
Winter : Max. 20 °C to Min. 4 °C


Best Time to Visit :
October to Mid May is the best time for visiting Kohima city.


Spoken Languages : Nagamese- Angami - Hindi - English


Dining / Food Facility :
Kohima hotel and restaurant menus are dominated by Indian and Chinese cuisines. At some selective eating hangouts Tibetan food is also served and even on advance confirmed order traditional Naga food can also be made available.


Shopping / Tour Souvenir :
Naga shawls, hand woven shoulder bags, decorative spears, tablemats, woodcarvings, colourful jewellery and bamboo baskets are the items which most of tourist are purchasing here for taking back to home.


Tourist Spots/Attraction :
Tourist Spots : Dimori Cove - Dzukou valley - Japfu Peak - Kohima Village (Bara Basti) - Ruzaphema - War Cemetery - Zoological Park
Religious Places : The Catholic Cathedral


How To Reach Kohima Nagaland [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Dimapur is the nearest rail station for the Kohima, which is connected with Guwahati [by Northeast Frontier Railway] and from there with other Indian cities.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
Kohima is connected with Dimpur and Imphal via National highway No. 39. Luxury buses, taxies and mini buses are available for reaching Kohima.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Dimapur is the nearest airport for domestic flights.