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Duration
7 Days / 6 Nights
Trip
Start: Guwahati / End: Dimapur

Assam Nagaland Tribal Tour

Guwahati - Kaziranga - Kohima - Touphema - Dimori Cove - Khonoma - Dimapur

Introduction

Nagaland, a mountainous state, is home to variety of indigenous tribes. Various markets and festivals celebrate the tribes’ culture. Popular Naga tribes also belong to this state. On the other hand, Assam is famed for its archeological sites, wildlife and tea plantations. The lush green environ soothes the senses. The 7 days and 6 nights Assam Nagaland Tribal Tour is a unique experience which allows you to explore the various attractions of Assam and Nagaland. The tour includes visiting places like Kaziranga, Guwahati, Touphema, Dimori Cave, Dimapur etc. Plan a trip and feel the connection with the Angami tribes.


Trip Highlights
    • Offer prayers at the Kamakhya Temple
    • Explore the Kaziranga National Park
    • Visit the Tea Estate
    • Stay at Touphema Village Resort
    • Excursion to Angami tribal Village
    • Enjoy cultural presentation by village folks

Itinerary Details
Day 1 Arrival at Guwahati

After reaching the Guwahati airport, meet our tour representative who will help you with an assisted transfer to the hotel. Rest of the time is for your leisure. Relax for while or go for a walk to know about the attractions and legends associated with the destination.

An overnight stay is scheduled in the hotel.

Day 2 Guwahati - Kaziranga National Park

Start the day with a hearty breakfast. Post this, get ready for visiting the popular and holy Kamakhya Temple. The sacred shrine is dedicated to Goddess Kamakhya and is counted as one of the 51 Shakti Pithas. The temple is devoted to ten Mahavidyas. Sighting Tantric worshipers is common here. Thousands of devotees throng the temple during the annual festival known as the Ambubachi Mela. After paying homage at the temple, return to the hotel.

Thereafter, proceed towards the popular Kaziranga National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Once here, you can complete the check-in formalities at the jungle resort. The afternoon is reserved for exploring the Tea Estate. Rest of the time can be enjoyed leisurely.

Enjoy an overnight stay in the resort.

Day 3 Kaziranga

Day 3 of the Assam Nagaland Tribal tour starts early in the morning. Get ready by 5:30 am to explore the Kaziranga National Park. The National Park is a home to two-third of the world’s great one–horned rhinoceroses. Kaziranga is a massive span of marshland, tall elephant grass, and dense tropical moist broadleaf forests, crisscrossed by four major rivers, including the Brahmaputra. The park also houses numerous small bodies of water.

An elephant safari will leave you spellbound and help you to traverse the length and breadth of the national park. You will definitely love to amble over the lowlands at a height of 9-10 ft. Elephant Safari in Kaziranga is the best way to marvel at the amazing view of the mysterious national park. Delight in the close views of the one-horned rhinos. Be back to your resort for savoring delicious lunch.

Post the lunch, get ready to for another safari, this time a jeep safari which takes you to the western range of the Kaziranga National Park. Enjoying wildlife safari tour on a jeep is the best thing to do in Kaziranga National Park. The park is a heaven, featuring animals, birds and vegetation and none of its corner must be left unexplored. So, it’s better to board the jeep and start visiting different ranges of the place and spotting various animals at the same time.

An overnight stay is planned at Kaziranga.

Day 4 Kaziranga - Kohima - Touphema Tourist Village

The day begins with an appetizing breakfast. Subsequently, hit the roads leading to Kohima. Kohima is the hilly capital city of Nagaland and lures the tourists for the popular Hornbill Festival which is celebrated nearby. Moreover, the city is a land of the Angami Naga tribe. Upon reaching, continue your journey towards the Touphema Tourist Village Resort.

The Touphema Tourist Village Resort is managed and owned by the Angami Naga community. One of the ancient heritage villages of Nagaland, the Touphema Tourist Village features rooms and cabins that are designed like traditional cottages and huts. Staying here will aware you about the details of the Naga tribes. Natives celebrate Angami Sekrenyi, an annual festival, with great zeal and fervor. A cultural presentation by the village people is scheduled for you in the evening.

Enjoy an exciting overnight stay at the Touphema Tourist Village Resort.

Day 5 Touphema - Kohima - Dimori Cove

The day starts with exploring the Touphema Tourist Village in the wee hours. Thereafter, you will be served with the delicious breakfast. After enjoying the breakfast, complete the check-out formalities and head towards Kohima. The museum offer amazing opportunity to see various artifacts carefully preserved by the government of India. Things which belong to pre-independence era like kurta, dhoti and walking stick of Mahatma Gandhi are exhibited carefully.

Satiate your hunger with a delectable lunch. Then, drive towards the Keisha Dimori Cove Guest House. The cove provides perfect ambiance for comfortable outing.

In the afternoon, you will be transferred to the village of Angami. The Angamis are a major Naga ethnic group dwelling at the Nagaland. Learn about their culture and get insights about their lifestyle. Return to Kohima.

Upon reaching Kohima, complete the check-in formalities and enjoy an overnight stay.

Day 6 Khonoma

Day 6 starts with a trip to Khonoma. Nestled at a distance of 20 km from Kohima, Khonoma is an Angami Naga village. The first green village in India never cuts trees and prohibits hunting. The scenic village showcases pure and blissful nature. The 700-year old village offers stunning views. You will surely be beguiled to visit here often. The quaint village is the place where Angami Zapu Phizo, the father of the Nagas was born.

After spending an amazing day at the Khonoma, you will be transferred back to Kohima for an overnight stay.

Day 7 Kohima – Dimapur

The wonderful Assam Nagaland Tribal tour ends on this day. After having the delicious breakfast, you will be assisted with the guided transferred to Dimapur, to catch your flight for your onward journey.