State : Nagaland in India.
Best time to Travel : Through out the year.
Weather Conditions : Dimapur Climate is hot and humid in the
plains during summer ( reaching a maximum of 36ºC , with humidity upto
93% ) while the winter months are cool and pleasant.The average annual
rainfall is 1504.7 mm
Location : Dimapur in Nagaland is bounded by Kohima district on the
south and east, Karbi Anglong district of Assam on the West, the Karbi
Anglong and stretch of Golaghat District of Assam, in the west and the north
Dimapur Travel to Commericial Capital of Nagalnd
The ancient capital of 13th century Kachari rulers, Dimapur in Nagaland is
an importanat commercial town of Nagaland in
extreme North East India. Dimapur is an axis around which the economic and
developmental activities of the district are centred.
The town is named
after the Dimasa river, that irrigates it. Dimapur in Nagaland is one of the
fastest growing townships in the North-Eastern region of India. The town is
also a gateway to Nagaland and Manipur. It is a major railhead and the only
airport in Nagaland and is also well connected with the neighbouring states
of Manipur, Tripura and Mizoram by National Highway 39. Dimapur city is
distinct in its character where all the different communities have
congregated into a mini India.
Travel to Dimapur
Airport : Dimapur owns an airport, which is the only airport
of the state. From here you can go the place of your interest.
Railhead : Dimapur also own a rail station, connecting it to
the rest of India.
Road Transport : Dimapur roads connect Dimapur to other
major cities of the north east India.
Hotel Resorts and Staying in Dimapur
There are numerous accommodations in various ranges for the tourists from
all over the world. You can find accommodations in tourist lodge, circuit
house and other luxury hotels located at Dimapur in Nagaland.
The ruins of Medieval Kachari Kingdom The ancient Kachari capital Dimapur
is one of the major sites of megalithic culture. Most of the ruins attractions seems to
be the associated with the Kachari civilisation, established before the Abom
invasion in the 13th century A.D. You may find evidence of a touch of Hindu
influence on most of them, though these are predominantly non-Aryan, with
detailed rituals and the cult of fertility. Apart from your Monolith tour, the
ancient Kachari capital Dimapur portrays other sightseeing tours that includes
ruins of temples, embankment
and tanks. The entrance gateway has been intricately executed and is
preserved well till the present time. The blocks of stone and brick pieces
with various designs are found scattered here.
It is situated at a distance of about 14 Km from Dimapur on NH 39.
Chumukedima served as the first headquarters of the then Naga Hills District
of Assam State during the time of British rule in early period of the 19th
centure. The Department of Tourism is constructing a Tourist Village on top
of a hill. From this spot one can capture a view of the whole of Dimapur and
other parts of Karbi-Anlong of Assam. The Tourist Village is at a distance
of 8 Km from the National Highway. One can also come across few waterfalls
located in this area which are under exploration and assessment for easy
Just 5 km away, on the Dimapur-Kohima road is Ruzaphema, a place ideally
suited for leisure holiday tours and recreation activities with its colorful bazaars and a plethora
of tribal handicrafts that are exclusive in their style, and unusually
beautiful in their own way.
As the name suggests, the fall in Seithekima village of Dimapur district is
a three tier waterfall. It is beautiful tourist destination and famous
among the trekkers aswell.
Governor's Camp Tourist Spot
43 km travel from Dimapur is the famous attractions of Governor's Camp in the foothill, by the Doyang
river. It is lovely spot for picnickers, rafters, anglers and campers.
Wildlife Sanctuary Tour
The holiday travel to the famous wildlife Sanctuary about 37 Km away from
Dimapur will encountger you with many engangered species and rare animals. The Intangki Sanctuary is under
the preservation of the Forest Wildlife Department. It is home to various
animals including some rare species of birds.
Nagaland Handloom and Handicrafts
While in Nagaland, one should not forget to visit the centre were you can
buy the beautifully woven Naga Shawls and Handicraft items, the intigral part of Naga Culture.
Famous Excursion Travel Tours Near By
Some Important Destinations near to Dimapur are Kohima, the capital of Nagaland is about 74 km from Dimapur.
Guwahati, the commercial
capital of Assam and a major city of north east India is about 292 km from
Dimapur. Imphal, the capital of Manipur is around 216 km from Dimapur.