Beautiful Kohima is the capital of Nagaland and has many great hotels where you can stay when you attending the Hornbill Festival in December. One of the most popular Northeast festivals, Hornbill festival is celebrated annually in the State. It is generally held in the Naga heritage village Kisama, which is about 12 kms from Kohima. ENe lists some of the best hotels that you can opt for –
This hotel, located on PR Hill, is a relaxing place to stay. A room for two would cost around Rs 3445 (approx) or more, depending on the availability.
It is located on Naga Village Road, opposite Baptist High School, Mission compound, Kohima. A room for two will cost around Rs 2648 (approx) or more depending on availability.
De Oriental Grand Hotel
One of the best hotels in Kohima, it is located on Themezie, High School Road, Kohima. A room for two will cost around Rs 5883 (approx) or more depending on availability.
It is located on Raj Bhavan Road, Old DC Bungalow, Officers Hill, Kohima. A room for two will cost around Rs 2353 (approx) or a little more depending on availability.
It is located on Old Minister’s Hill, Near BSNL Telephone Exchange, Kohima. A room for two will cost around Rs 2648 (approx).
How to Reach Kohima
You can take a bus or car to Kohima from Guwahati which will take around 7-8 hours. Alternatively, you can opt to take a train from Guwahati station to Dimapur and from there you can hire a car to Kohima which will take around 7 hours.
By Payel Bhattacharjee