Nagaland is a small state in Northeast India. It has been given the label “Land of Festivals”. The state has eleven districts: Kohima, Dimapur, Mokokchung, Wokha, Zunheboto, Phek, Peren, Tuensang, Kiphire, Mon and Longleng, The state is inhabited by 16 tribes — Angami, Ao, Chakhesang, Chang, Kachari, Khiamniungan, Konyak, Kuki, Lotha, Phom, Pochury, Rengma, Sangtam, Sumi, Yimchunger, and Zeme-Liangmai (Zeliang) Each tribe is unique in character with its own distinct customs, language and dress. Nagaland is rich in flora and fauna and it adds hugely to the beauty of Nagaland.
Nagaland has a particularly unique and exceptional culture quite distinct from the mainland Indian culture. It has noticeable affinities with South -East Asian cultures. With its origin and history shrouded in assumptions and theories, Nagaland is a truly a place of mystery. The history can be traced only by oral traditions which speak of fantastic fables and folklores.
With exotic locales and cultures to explore, Nagaland has a lot to offer to quench the wanderlust spirit of the travelling soul. Come visit this beautiful land, experience the people, the culture, the cuisine and go back refreshed, rejuvenated and changed.
|Nagaland Information Tidbits|
|Total Area||16,579 sq. km|
|Coordinates (Kohima)||25.67°N 94.12°E|
|Languages||English and local dialects|
|Topography||Mostly hilly and mountainous|
|Popular Tourist Hotspots||1. Hornbill Festival|
2. Dziikou Valley
3. Kohima War Cemetery
4. Khonoma Green Village
5. Nagaland State Museum
6. Kachari Ruins
7. Shilloi Lake
8. Mount Japfii
9. Mount Saramati
10. Mount Puliebadze
and many more…