Kachari Ruins has several monoliths, which reflect the rituals of the fertility cult. The
scattered pieces of bricks and blocks of stone are considered to be the remains of
reservoirs, temples and embankments. Relating to the ancient Kachari capital, these
ruins reflect the megalithic culture.
This village is known for its handicrafts and handloom. It is inhabited by the Tenyimei
community, craftsmen and weavers. Many workshops for handloom and handicrafts are
organised in the village. It is situated about 13 KM away from Dimapur.
Other Important Tourist Attractions:
Triple Falls, Nagaland Science Centre, Shiva Temple and Zoological Park are some of
the other tourist attractions.
Best Time for Holidaying in Dimapur
Usually, Dimapur has two seasons, namely dry season (from the month of October
to May) and wet season (from the month of June to September). The dry season of
Dimapur has both hot and cold weathers, during which, May is the hottest month with
the temperature going up to 400 Celsius. On the other hand, by the second week of
June, Dimapur receives the southwest monsoon while the months of July and August
receive heavy rainfall. So, to plan Dimapur vacation, the dry season i.e., October to
May) is the best.
Must Buy Things from Dimapur
Shopping is a thrilling experience in Dimapur. Right from rare handicrafts & handlooms
to upgrade stuff, you can find as well as shop almost everything here. Some of the
popular shopping centres and markets in the city are, the New Market, Central Plaza
and Hong Kong Market, Bank colony (Super market area), Circular and NL roads etc.
Also, the complexes and shopping centres have sprung up to Nuton bosti. Another
unique shopping place from where you can buy rare works of cane, bamboo and
woodcarving is the Diezephe Craft Village (located 13 KM away from the city) operating
under the supervision of the Nagaland Handloom and Handicrafts Development
Corporation Limited. So, don't forget to buy exclusive stuff for your home and souvenirs
for your loved ones from Dimapur trip.
Explore Options to Reach Dimapur
Before booking your Dimapur holiday packages, you must be aware of the ways to
reach this beautiful place. To know more, read on:
Dimapur has its own airport which is located nearly 4 km from the city. Dimapur airport
accommodates flights from Kolkata, Guwahati and Imphal regularly.
Dimapur railway station is a major railhead of this place and many trains from all major
cities of India come to this city. Major trains from Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai and Mumbai
are available on regular basis.
Dimapur is well-linked to all major cities of north-eastern India through road. Various
state transport buses from cities of neighboring states come to Dimapur on a regular
basis. Major places near Dimapur are Kohima (60 KM), Shillong (307 KM) and Imphal
(204 KM). So, select your choice of Dimapur travel mode for an enjoyable journey.