Arrive at Dimapur Railway Station / Airport and transfer to Kohima. Check-in to the hotel and spend the rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight at Kohima.
After breakfast, visit The Kohima War Cemetery constructed in the memory of the officers and soldiers who made supreme sacrifices during World War II, the war cemetery attracts hundreds of visitors every year including the relatives of those martyrs. Maintained by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, the cemetery witnessed more than 2000 graves, on each grave there are beautiful epitaphs carved in bronze. “When You Go Home, Tell Them Of Us And Say, For Your Tomorrow, We Gave Our Today”. Later an excursion to Khonoma Village, that lies 21 km away from Kohima town the Khonoma village is the first "green village" of Nagaland. The village is well known for the legendary leader Angami Zapu Phizo who was the founder of the Naga movement. Spend the evening at leisure.
Overnight at Kohima.
Khonoma Village has eternal greenery. Known as “Asia’s first green village”, the village is located only 20 km from the town of Kohima in Dzukou Valley. Khonoma is a picturesque village that reflects tranquillity and ecstasy through its wonderful nature. The village offers some of the most stunning views of the valley with verdant paddy fields and small streams flowing through these fields. The 700-year-old village is inhabited by the Angami tribe and is known for banning deforestation and hunting in and around the village. It’s an experience to explore the culture and traditions of this magnificent village. It is one of the popular attractions around Kohima and easily accessible by cab.
Steeped in calmness, the Kohima War Memorial is embroidered by two tall crosses that lie against the backdrop of flowers and lush grass. The cemetery is dedicated to allied soldiers who sacrificed their lives during the Japanese invasion of World-War 2. It is considered to be one of the fiercest battles fought in the east and in Nagaland. The battleground of Garrison Hill, the cemetery houses 1420 Commonwealth burials. Kohima Cremation Memorial stands at the highest point in the cemetery. It commemorates 917 Sikh and Hindu soldiers whose remains were cremated as described in their faith. Nestled on the Imphal-Dimapur road, Kohima War Cemetery is a popular attraction in Kohima.
After breakfast, drive to Dimapur. the economic capital of Nagaland, Dimapur was once the capital of the Kachari kingdom. The History of Dimapur dated back to the age of Mahabharata, where the second Pandava, Bheema while in exile, tied the wedding knot with the Kachari princess Hidimba. Thus the place became known as Hidimbapur. It was during the British that it had got the present name Dimapur. Arrive Dimapur and check in at the hotel. Afternoon visit Ruins of Kachari Kingdom. In the evening, explore Dimapur Market - One of the landmarks of the town, a famous market near the railway station where one can buy the goods imported from Myanmar and China.
Overnight at Kohima.
The mystery pillars of Kachari Ruins will fascinate you with its mushroom domed shapes structures. Located in the town of Dimapur, the purpose and origin of these strange structures still remain a mystery. Few of the pillars stands in full glory and some of them are destroyed. Nagaland has a lot of amazing places and this is one of the must-visit places. Stroll around the lush gardens and learn about these mystery pillars. These intriguing structures are definitely worth a visit and would mesmerize any art and history lover.
Shop in style at Dimapur Market! Also called the Hong Kong Market, it is one of the best places in Nagaland to indulge in shopping. Stroll around and explore the market and take home some of the specialties of Nagaland. You can also plan to take a walk around and visit the nearby Kachari Ruins or explore the cultures, lifestyles, and festivals of Kachari Naga tribe.
After breakfast, check out from hotel and transfer to the Dimapur Railway Station /Airport for onwards journey.
The Eastgate Hotel is located in Kohima, Nagaland. Each room in the hotel has a private balcony that offers an alluring view of the valley. Nagaland State Museum is situated 2 km from the property. This hotel in Kohima comprises of 14 rooms spread on 6 floors.
These rooms provide amenities such as housekeeping, wardrobe, telephone, television, bottled drinking water, tea/coffee maker, writing desk, room heater, separate sitting area and an attached bathroom with hot/cold running water and complimentary toiletries.
The Eastgate Hotel has an in-house restaurant and banquet hall. The hotel also provides facilities such as 24 hour room service, laundry, medical services and backup generator. This hotel in Kohima provides complimentary internet access facility in the premises.
Places oh interest include Rusoma (7 km), Kisama Heritage Village (11 km), Meriema (13 km) and Khonoma Village (20 km). The Kohima Bus Stand is 1 km, Hojai Railway Station is 52 km and Dimapur Airport is 63 km from the property.
Hotel Seb Tower (HST) a unit of Seb Oriental Group is centrally located at the heart of Dimapur City. It is about half a KM (0.5) from North Eastern frontier Railway station of Dimapur and just on the way 5 KM short of Dimapur airport, about 150 metres from ISBT Dimapur, and less than half a KM from Zion Medical Hospital Dimapur.