Hornbill Festival Nagaland 2017

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The 16 major tribes and many sub-tribes of Naga community gather at the Heritage complex in Kisama to an exclusive insight of their tradition. Tourists throng the place during this week long festival to witness the incredible people.

The Festival is named after the Hornbill, the globally respected bird and which is displayed in folklore in most of the state's tribes.

The week long festival unites one and all in Nagaland and people enjoy the colorful performances, crafts, sports, food fairs, games and religious ceremonies. Traditional arts which include paintings, wood carvings, and sculptures are also on display. Hornbill Festival highlights include traditional naga morungs exhibition and sale of arts and crafts, food stalls, herbal medicine stalls, flower shows and sales, cultural medley-songs and dances, fashion shows, beauty contest, traditional archery, naga wrestling, indigenous games, and musical concert.

Duration 04 Nights & 05 Days
Activities Festival and Tribal Tour
Best Time December 1 -8, 2017

Day 01: Dimapur - Kohima: Drive 75 Kms

We welcome you at Dimapur airport and drive to Kohima to for overnight stay in Hotel.

Meal:- Breakfast.

Day 02: Kohima-Kisama-Kohima: Drive 12 Kms

Morning transfer to Kisama Heritage Complex, the venue of the Hornbill Festival. Enjoy Hornbill festival (10 A.M. - 2.30 P.M.) Later local sightseeing in Kohima covering, the church & war cemetery.

Overnight in Kohima.

Day 03: Kohima-Kisama-Kohima: Drive 12 Kms

Morning transfer to Heritage Complex, the venue of the Hornbill Festival. Enjoy Hornbill festival (10 A.M. - 2.30 P.M.). Later take a village tour to Jakhama Village.

Overnight in Kohima.

Day 04: Kohima-Khonoma-Kohima: Drive 20 Kms

Morning drive to Khonoma village and meet Angami tribes. Experience tribal lifestyle and drive back to Kohima for overnight stay in Hotel.

Meal:- Breakfast+Lunch+Dinner

Day 05: Kohima-Dimapur: Drive 75 Kms

After breakfast transfer to to Dimapur airport and fly to your destination.


INR 29,000/- Per Person for a group of 8 pax travelling together

Hotel Information.
City Hotels or Similar
Kohima Hotel or Guest House

Prices Include:
  • Accommodation for 4 nights on twin share basis in the above mention hotels or similar.
  • One time entrances to the monuments if any in the itinerary and all currently applicable taxes
  • All transport services using non air-conditioned Indica/ Sumo or similar from Dimapur to Dimapur.
  • All current Government taxes are included in the above price, which are subject to change without any notice.
  • One bottle of mineral water per person per day during the visits and long drives.
Prices does not Include:
  • Any kind of insurance cover
  • Items of personal nature like drinks, laundry, telephone calls, tips, camera fees etc
  • Car at disposal or any sightseeing on leisure days unless specified above
  • Early check in or a late checkout room (s) at any hotel (s) unless specified above
  • Liability for change in itinerary due to reasons beyond our control like change in flight and train schedule;
  • Cancellation of flights/trains, political disturbances, natural phenomenon, etc
  • Expenses of personal nature like personal gratuities, telephone charges, laundry, spa activities, drinks etc.
  • Tips to driver, guide, hotel staff & representative.
  • Any porterage at hotel (for baggage on arrival and departure from the hotel).
  • Camera/video camera fee at monuments
  • Any other item not specifically mentioned above as 'INCLUDED'
General Conditions:
  • The prices are on Per Person basis,
  • All prices are subject to any revision of tax and tariff structure
  • Rates valid in 2017 only.
Cancellation Policy:
Cancellations must be notified in writing on the name of Shikhar Travels India And same is mailed at tours@shikhar.com. Cancellation fees are applied to the following timetable:
  • Cancellation made prior to 91 days or more, 10% of the money deposited as advance or Rs. 4000/- p. p whichever is higher.
  • 61 - 90 days: 25% of the total invoice
  • 31 - 60 days: 50% of the total invoice
  • 07 -30 days: 75% of the total invoice
  • 01 - 06 days: full retention and will be treated as no show client
In certain cases the cancellation policy (including conditions applicable on the advance deposit made/required for holding the reservation) may differ & would be applicable as per the cancellation policy of that hotel / Service provider. This will be charged over & in addition to the cancellation policy.

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