Hornbill Festival is a dazzling smorgasbord of color, music and dance where troupes of dancers and performers from all the major Nagaland tribes come together to perform folk dances, war dances, folk songs and enact folk tales, tribal games and sports.

The atmosphere turns electrifying. All the tribe people look stunning dressed in their colourful traditional dress. They armour themselves with shield in their hands and carry a weapons (sphere or dao).
Sitting with a bamboo jug of hot tea or rice-beer, you will be mesmerized by the vivid colours of the different tribal attire, sound of the drums , flutes and soulful songs.
Now in its 20th year, the festival draws visitors from all over India and from around the world. For visitors the festival serves as a window to Nagaland and its diverse culture and customs.

5 Nights 6 Days Available on request

What is included in the tour

5 nights Accommodation as per hotels selected
Transfers and sightseeing by exclusive vehicle with all toll tax, parking fuel and driver allowance
English speaking experienced guidesaccompanying from Day 1 - Day 6
All monument entry fees
Assistance at arrival and departure
24 x 7 assistance over phone, whatsapp and mail.

What is NOT included in the tour

Personal expenses like laundry, tips & gratuity, telephone charges.
Flight or train tickets.
Anything not mentioned in Inclusions.

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Trip Garde / Difficulty
This trip is of Level 2 (Easy) category.
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festival Date : 30th November to 7th December

Brief Itinerary

Day 1 – Arrive in Delhi
Transfer to Hotel
Rest and relax
Overnight at Delhi
Day 2 – Delhi-Dimapur-Kohima
Fly to Dimapur
Transfer to Kohima (60 km / 2.5 hrs)
Overnight in Kohima
Day 3 – Kohima - Hornbill festival
Visit Hornbill Festival
Overnight at Kohima
Day 4 – Kohima-Khonoma-Kohima
Transfer to Khonoma
Explore Khonoma village and take short hike
Explore Kohima city - Bara Basti, Naga Bazar, WWII WAR Cemetry
Overnight in Kohima
Day 5 – Hornbill Festival
Visit Hornbill Festival
Overnight at Kohima
Day 6 – Kohima-Dimapur-Delhi
Transfer to Dimapur Airport
Fly to Delhi

Route Map