Overview

This is a very popular festival of Nagaland. Often cited as “festival of all festivals”, The Hornbill Festival is a grand celebration that is brought to life each year in Nagaland, North East India. The festival is gritting in its element and a powerful representation of the Naga culture through splendid traditional music, dance and performances. The performances are perhaps extremely eye catching and demand attention. All diverse tribes in Nagaland offer their heartfelt contribution towards making the festival more vibrant and entertaining. All people come together, united under one wing to make this celebration an extraordinary possibility. People from all over the world come to visit this promising occasion either to merely witness or participate or sometimes, both. To visitors, the festival offers a clearer glimpse into understanding the Naga culture better. People are welcome to partake in various extravagant dance and musical performances as well as competitions. It a very beautiful display of the cultural practices of Nagaland. The people of Nagaland are all the more kind with their helping hands and smiles. This charming festival has been compelling tourists and travelers who visit the festival over holidays.

5 Nights 6 Days 01 Dec
Highlights
What makes this tour special
  • Early morning Elephant
  • Jeep Safari
  • Visit Orchid and Biodiversity Park. 
  • Visit Tea factory outlet by TATA if interested.
  • Evening free for shopping. 
Itinerary

Day 01: Dimapur Airport - Kohima (60 KMS / 3 hrs drive)

Arrive Dimapur airport and meet our representative. Drive to Kohima. Overnight at Kohima.

Day 02: Kohima – Hornbill Venue 

After Breakfast Drive To Kisama Village. Full Day At Horn Bill Venue. Overnight At Kohima

Day 03: Kohima – Hornbill Venue 

After Breakfast Drive To Kisama Village. Full Day At Horn Bill Venue. Overnight At Kohima.

Day 04: Kohima – Kaziranga  After breakfast drive to Kaziranga (180 kms / 5 hrs drive approx.). Evening enjoy a cultural dance show of Assam. Overnight at Kaziranga. 

In Kaziranga to enjoy cultural show you have options, as some local youth organized Cultural show in Kohora in auditorium or open field and also you can go to Orchid And Biodiversity Park which is approx. 3 Kms far from Kohora(Main Market area). They usually organize 3 to 5 types of cultural dance along with famous Bihu dance. We suggest you not to MISS THE PROGRAM.

Day 05:  Kaziranga Kaziranga National Park has two third of world’s population of endangered Indian one-horned rhinoceros and also declared as a tiger reserve. Kaziranga National Park is also known for the residence of the BIG FIVE animals i.e. Great Indian One horned Rhinoceros, Indian Elephant, Royal Bengal Tiger, Eastern Swamp Deer and Wild Water Buffalo.

Kaziranga National Park is also a paradise for the bird lovers as almost 478 specices of birds are spotted here.  Today your day will start little early. 

Early morning wake up with a wakeup call for Elephant ride (5.30 to 6.30/ 6.30 to 7.30) 

After Elephant ride return to hotel for breakfast.  After breakfast you will be taken to the Central Range / Western /range for one round of Jeep Safari.  Afternoon visit Local Village & Tea Garden (Outer View) and to Orchid And Biodiversity Park. Overnight  at Kaziranga.

  • Highlights of the day:
  • Early morning Elephant Ride.
  • Jeep safari. 
  • Visit Orchid and Biodiversity Park.
  • Visit Tea factory outlet by TATA if interested. 
  • Evening free for shopping. 

Day 06: Kaziranga - Guwahati Airport Departure (250 KMS / 5 hrs drive) After breakfast pack our luggage and drive to Guwahati airport to connect to your return flight. If time permits visit Kamakhya Temple (Temple remains close from 1 PM to 3 PM every day). 

TOUR ENDS WITH A WONDERFUL EXPERIENCE OF NORTH EAST INDIA

Inclusions/Exclusions
What we'll give. What we won't

What is included in the tour

  • Accommodation at mentioned hotels or Similar as per meal plans mentioned.
  • Transportation by AC Innova as per itinerary and package (Not on Disposal)
  • 01 Elephant Ride & 01 round of Jeep Safari including all park entry fees
  • All parking charges and Road taxes, toll taxes.
  •  01 Mineral Water per person per day.
  •  Airport Assistance.

What is NOT included in the tour

  •  GST 5%
  •  Entrances
  •  Any Airfare/Train fare
  •  English speaking tour guide service @ Rs 3000 + GST per day.
  •  Expenses of personal nature like medical expenses, phone calls, etc
  •  Anything which is not mentioned in the Inclusion Part.
  •  High Season surcharges during New year/Christmas/Dushhera.
  •  Mandatory Gala dinner at hotels during festive period and New Year.
Hotels
Kohima : Hotel Japfu/ Blue Bayou or similar Kaziranga : Iora - The Retreat/ Infinity resort or similar
Validity
01st December 2019- 10th December 2019