Nagaland Hornbill Festival 2019,"Festival of Festivals"
Camping in Hornbill Festival with Dzukou Valley Trek
Hornbill Festival is one of the most popular festivals of Nagaland, It is celebrated every year from 1st to 10th December. The Hornbill Festival is indeed the most renowned celebration of Nagas. There is a huge gathering for merrymaking in the form of drinking, eating, singing, and dancing. The Hornbill Festival is one of the largest celebrations of the indigenous warrior tribes of Nagaland. Naga people have a rich tradition of maintaining their unique heritage and customs. For this reason, people plan their visit and book Nagaland Hornbill Festival tour package so that they can experience the uniqueness of this tribe and spent some time with the locals.
Accessibility: The Hornbill Festival venue – Naga Heritage Complex is at Kisama village situated 12 km away from Kohima on NH-39 (Imphal highway). The venue for the Rock battle/concert is at Dimapur. Nagaland is well connected by Road, Air, and Train. Nearest Airport and Railway station are at Dimapur which is at a distance of 70 km from the state capital Kohima. Regular shared vehicles are available from Dimapur Railway Station/airport. Guwahati to Dimapur is connected by various trains and Shatabdi-12067 is the best option. By road, it is 340 Km and around 8 hour’s journey from Guwahati. Daily overnight buses from Guwahati ISBT are available. Private vehicles on hire are available from Guwahati, Jorhat, Kaziranga and Dibrugarh.
Campsite: Pre-pitched Dome and Alpine shaped tents 02-sharing, 03-sharing and 04-sharing with Sleeping Bags/Blankets-Mats will be provided by us. We do not provide pillow and bed sheet. You can come with inflatable pillow along other personal belongings. Other available facilities are 24 hours access to water, common Lobby and Charging Plug Points, Angami Naga Kitchen, Snacks, eco-friendly toilet-bathrooms and Hot water on request. The campsite is 100 Meters away from the main stage and just behind the festival police outpost. The campsite is on the terraces overlooking the Kohima town.
Activities: Bonfire and Open Sky for Jamming, Dzukou Valley trek, Japfu peak and world’s tallest Rhododendron tree trek and Naga village visits.
Camping Packages 4 Nights/5 Days To and fro Dimapur/Jorhat/Kaziranga on MAP/Breakfasts & Dinners:
Day 1: Dimapur/Jorhat/Kaziranga to Kohima.
Day 2: Full day at Hornbill Festival venue, Kisama.
Day 3: Khonoma village and Kohima city sightseeing.
Day 4: Leisure day or optional Dzukou trek or explore the nearby villages.
Day 5: Kohima to drop at Dimapur/Jorhat/Kaziranga and tour ends.
What will be provided-
- * Vehicles: 2 to 4 Pax with Small Car, 5 to 7 Pax with Suv and 8 to 10 Pax+ is by Tempo Traveller.
- *Local Guide for Kohima and Khonoma
- * Tour Director
- * Homestay packages: Rs. 3,500 per pax is extra
- * Activities/Treks: on extra basis
Dzukou Valley day trek
Rs, 4,000 per person
Japfu Peak day trek
Moderate – Difficult
Rs. 4,000 per person
Trekking to Dzukou & Japhu:
- Both way transfers from Campsite/festival venue to the last motorable point.
- Local expert guides and porters.
- An exclusive vehicle including driver’s stay and meals allowances.
- Breakfast and Dinners.
- Kilometer limits: in 4Nights/5Days- 1150 Km. exceeding this limit is subject to Rs. 8 per kilometer.
- Camping on sharing basis.
- Daily breakfast and dinner.
- Any extra meals.
- Parking or Entry Fees if any.
- Local Guide’s services.
Cost per Person