(A 15 day visit covering Manipur, Nagaland & Assam visiting
Tribes, Monuments, Monasteries and National Parks)
Day 01: Imphal:
Arrive at Imphal airport. Drive to hotel Nirmala or similar &
check in. Evening walk around the market place. Imphal is the
capital of Manipur.
Day 02: Imphal-Loktak Lake-( 90 minutes)- Imphal
After breakfast drive to Loktak Lake which is a huge natural
water body. It is famous for the Keibul Lamjao National Park,
which is the only floating National Park in the world. This
park is the last natural habitat of the brow antlered deer or
the Sangai .Besides, the park boasts of hog deer & a host of
water fowls & migratory birds. Come back to Imphal & go for
sight seeing in the town.
breakfast drive to Kohima, the capital of Nagaland. Kohima is
a beautiful town situated at an altitude of 1444 m with
panoramic view. On arrival we check in at hotel Japhu or Govt.
breakfast we drive to Khanoma village,20 km from the town.
Khanoma has its unique tradition of valour & history reveals
that Khanoma provided protection to several villages in the
lunch in the afternoon we visit the old Kohima village or Bara
Basti, the most populous tribal village in Asia. Overnight at
05: Kohima-Dzukou Valley Camp (2438 Metres):
drive to the country side & then hike to the isolated Dzukou
Valley. It is an enclosed valley with nature’s bounty,
pastoral ambiance, wild flowers & caves. Explore the valley &
06: Dzukou Valley camp-Kohima:
back to the road. Drive to visit the Viswema Tribal Village
and then drive back to Kohima. Late afternoon we visit the
local market to experience the uniqueness of this destination,
where the tribal women come to buy & sell their produce.
Overnight at Kohima.
07 : Kohima- Touphema:
morning we visit the World war II Cemetery, a mind blowing
place for those who laid down their lives while halting
Japanese advances in the World War II. We can also visit the
museum and handicrafts emporium. In the afternoon we proceed
to Touphema, a village of the Angami tribe & check into huts
built in the Angami Naga style. Then we go around Touphema
08 : Touphema-Mokokchung: (05 & 1/2 hrs)
breakfast drive to Longkhum village 05 hrs away. It is a
vanguard village during the days of head hunting. We will meet
the village head man & will be escorted by him through the
village. From here we will drive to Mokokchung. This
picturesque town is the cultural center of the Ao tribe of
Nagaland. Overnight at I.B. or Camps.
09 : Mokokchung:
breakfast we will drive to Mopungchukit village. Meet village
folks, see their culture and custom. In the afternoon go to
Ungma village. It is the oldest and biggest Ao village &
according to a legend the early Ao tribe settled here after
coming from Chungliyimit. O/N at Mokokchung.
10 : Mokokchung – Jorhat ( 03-04 hrs) :
day at Mokokchung.Later after lunch we drive to Jorhat.
Overnight at hotel Paradise or similar.
11: Jorhat-Majuli (02 hr)-Jorhat :
Jorhat it is a 14 km. drive to Nimatighat, from where we take
the local ferry to Majuli which will take around 01 & ½ hrs.
We will visit the Vaisnavite monasteries or Satras and
interact with the monks.
is the largest river island in the world. It is the seat of
Assam’s Vaisnavite culture. Majuli is also a bird watcher’s
paradise. In the late afternoon we return the same way to
12: Jorhat – Kaziranga (02 hrs) :
break fast drive to Kaziranga National Park which is the home
of the Great Indian One- Horned Rhinoceros. Apart from rhinos
the park abounds in four species of deer, elephants, Asiatic
Buffalo, wild boar, tiger, leopard, hoolock gibbon, etc. and a
host of birds—both local & migratory.
Overnight at Bonhabi Resort or Government Tourist Lodges.
13-14 : Kaziranga:
full days at Kaziranga covering 03 ranges.
15 : Kaziranga- Guwahati (04 hrs)
break fast we drive to Guwahati. On arrival we have our lunch
& afterwards we drive to the airport to catch your flight.
Enroute visit Assam Govt. emporium if you are interested to
take home some mementos from Assam’s famous handloom &
handicraft collection. The Tour Ends Here.