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India has abundant places that are offbeat enough to fulfil all your photography and aesthetic goals. From scenic beaches to lush forests and ancient buildings, India has got everything in its package. Places in Assam and Nagaland are the epitome of natural beauty, and breath-taking scenery and every traveller should have these places included in their bucket lists.
Being the largest city in the state of Assam, Guwahati is also the largest urban area in the whole of North East India. It is located on the banks of Brahmaputra River and is home to some of the most breath-taking places in Assam. The Kamakhya Temple is a holy Hindu Temple, and with its domed roofs, it is undoubtedly an architectural beauty. The Umananda Temple is also another historic temple that is bound to make you travel back in time with its evergreen beauty. Places like Assam State Museum also do justice to the photogenic locales in the city.
Kaziranga is a large National Park, with an area of about four hundred and thirty square kilometres, and has been established as a World Heritage Place since 1985. It abodes almost two-thirds of the population of one-horned rhinoceros in the world and has more than two thousand in population. Moreover, it also houses tigers, elephants, swamp deer, and wild water buffalos. It has also been declared and is recognized as an Important Bird watching destination and has a great bird density, as well as conserves avifaunal birds. This is a perfect place for those who love nature, as you can easily spot various animals, birds and plant species in Kaziranga National Park.
Capital of Nagaland, Kohima is more or less a paradise. Kohima is known as the terra firma of the Rengma Naga tribe and Angami Naga Tribe and has some great places that one can check out. The Kohima War cemetery holds an important place in history as it is a memorial of World War 2 located on the battlefield site itself. The Naga Heritage Village is a famous offbeat landmark as well, known for the annual Hornbill Festival that promotes the cultural heritage of different locales. Pulibadze, Jotsoma and Nagaland State Museum also play a significant role in being the tourist attractions of Kohima.
Dimapur is the largest city in Nagaland and is known for its plenty of picturesque stops. The Triple Falls are an offbeat sight to see and are extremely serene. The Kachari Ruins are historically significant remains of domed shaped pillars that date back to the 10th century, which is fascinating. The science centre is a great stop to get a glimpse of science, and for the animal lovers, Nagaland Zoological Park stands as a great place to be.
Mokokchung is a town in the state of Nagaland and is known as the main urban hub of that district. Mokokchung Village is extremely popular among the tourists and given a peek into the locale’s culture and history. The Baptist Mother Church, Dhiku River, and Longkhum Caves are some of the most visited places in Mokokchung as well and give some great photogenic value to the site.
Kolkata, the capital of the state of West Bengal was once India’s capital, back from the year 1773 to 1911. With its richness in colonial architecture, Mother Teresa’s memorial and tomb, and its scrumptious food, Kolkata is pretty high on the list of places to visit in India, and therefore is the highlight of this tour.
This North East India Offbeat Tour Package is an impeccable tour for everyone who has a knack for beautiful places with a sense of peace and calm and is suggested for everyone looking for a memorable and relaxing vacation.
Explore the streets and temples of Guwahati
See the wilderness in Kaziranga National Park
Enjoy the scenic beauty of Kohima
Visit the picturesque Mokokchung
Explore the rich heritage and intellectual lifestyle of Kolkata
Upon arrival, you will be welcomed by one of our representatives, who will escort you to your hotel. After checking in, you can relax for some time and wear off that jet lag. In the evening you can go on a bit of an exploration of the neighboring area and mingle with the locals. Return to your hotel for overnight stay.
After Breakfast, your sightseeing day starts. You can start by visiting the Kamakhya Temple, and get a sense of spirituality. This can be followed by visiting Umananda Temple, whose ancient beauty you would not stop appreciating. You can also visit the famous Assam State Museum. Return to your hotel for overnight stay.
After an early breakfast, you will depart for Kaziranga. After checking into your hotel, you can take some rest, as a safari awaits you. You will go to the afternoon safari and indulge in the natural surroundings of the National Park. Keep an eye open for tiger and one-horned rhinoceros among other animals and birds. Return to your hotel for overnight stay.
Post breakfast, you will leave for the city of Tezpur. After checking in, you can relax for a bit. Later you can go and see the ancient hillock called Agnigarh. This can be followed by Chitralekha Udyan, where you can even enjoy a boat ride. Bhairabi Temple is a great place to visit as well, for its old school architecture. Return to your hotel for overnight stay.
After Breakfast, you will leave for the city of Kohima. After a long trip and checking in, you will have the day to yourself to rest. You can also explore the neighborhood and get to know the culture through the locals. Return to your hotel for overnight stay.
Post breakfast, the North East India Offbeat Tour Package further takes you for exploration of Kohima. You can begin with the Naga Heritage Village and take a deeper look at the culture and traditions of the tribes. Then you can visit the famous Kohima War Cemetery, followed by Pulibadze. Return to your hotel for overnight stay.
After Breakfast, you will depart for Dimapur. Upon checking in, you can take some time to relax. Then you can visit the Kachari Ruins and get amazed by the 10th-century archaeological beauty. You can also visit Nagaland Zoological Park, which also adorns a great aquarium for the visitors to check out. Return to your hotel for overnight stay.
Post an early breakfast; you will depart for Mokokchung. After arrival, you will be checked in and can take some time to rest. Later you will go and visit the Mokukchung Village, followed by the Dhiku River. Return to the hotel for an overnight stay.
After Breakfast, visit the Baptist Mother Church, one of the biggest churches of Nagaland. The last stop of the day will be the famous Longkhum Caves and Longkhum village. If you are a nature lover, this village is the perfect paradise for you. It enjoys a majestic hill view of its surrounding mountain ranges all around. Return to the hotel for an overnight stay.
After Breakfast, you will depart for Jorhat. You can take some time to explore the city a bit more. Later, you will be escorted to the Airport, embarking an end to your trip, and for you to board a flight to Kolkata. Arrive Kolkata and transfer to hotel for an overnight stay.
After breakfast start your tour of Kolkata. The first capital of India at the time of British rule, Kolkata takes you to an old world charm with its colonial buildings and amazing architecture. Late afternoon take a city tour of Kolkata that includes taking tram-ride, visit to the houses of great Indian poet Rabindranath Tagore and Mother Teresa. Later in the evening walk around famous Park Street to try some stylish restaurants. Overnight in Kolkata.
Post breakfast in the morning, you will be escorted to the airport to connect the International flight for your journey forward. With your North East India Offbeat Tour Package coming to an end, we hope it leaves you with countless memories and great experiences.