TEA, WILDLIFE AND HORNBILL FESTIVAL TOUR PACKAGE
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(TEA, WILDLIFE AND HORNBILL FESTIVAL TOUR PACKAGE)
1.Any other meal than inclusions
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3.Any travel insurrance
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Explore the rolling tea gardens of Assam and witness the rich wildlife in the state. And mix this amazing travel experience with the opportunity to meet the headhunting tribe in Nagaland. Known as Konyaks, this tribe in the remote Mon district still possesses the human and animal head trophies, which is quite a sight. For our 13N/14D tour, we have secured an interesting itinerary that keeps each day worth looking forward to in Northeast India. Your experience here comprises of a short tour the tea estate and factory in Dibrugarh and then a quick escape to Mon in Nagaland, where the Konyaks would be ready to leave you awestruck with not only the human and animal trophies but their traditional houses and lifestyle. The package also include a visit to Majuli, the largest river islands in the world, situated in Assam. Here you shall have the chance to witness an exotic culture and the life of the Satras. An exotic wildlife would be awaiting you at Kaziranga, the home of unique one-horned rhinos. Also, the much famed Hornbill Festival in Kohima is also the part of this one of its kind tour that finally concludes at Pfutsero, reckoned to be the highest destination in Nagaland.
On arrival in Dibrugarh, our representative will meet you and assist you with check in at the hotel. Post lunch, we shall visit tea plantation and factory. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Today, early in the morning, we shall drive to Mon, which will take almost 5-6 hours to reach. After going through checking formalities at the border of Nagaland, we will enter the state. Our first visit will be to Phuktong village, which has two Morungs (men’s dormitories). Later we shall visit Angh’s (chief’s) residence. Overnight stay at the hotel in Mon.
We will spend two full days exploring Mon, which is home to Konyak tribe who have been headhunters in the past. We shall also visit Shangnyu village, which is a prominent village in Mon district ruled by the Chief Angh. The highlight of the place is a wooden monument that measures 8 feet in height and 12 feet in breadth, and is believed to have been constructed by heavenly angels. Memorial stones are also found in front of the Angh’s Palace that indicate a cordial relationship once existed between the Shangnyu and the Ahom Kings of Assam.
Later, we will visit Sangha to witness the headhunting trophies and houses that are constructed in the authentic Konyak tradition with palm leaves roofs and the protruding main pillars. In the evening, we will arrange for a cultural programme for you. Overnight stay at the hotel in Mon.
Today, we shall drive to Jorhat in Assam from Mon. En route we shall visit Sibsagar, which is a historical place . Overnight stay at the hotel in Jorhat.
We shall drive to Nimati Ghat today to catch a ferry to Majuli. It will take 1.30 Hrs to reach Majuli Islands. On arrival, lunch will be served and post it, we shall visit the tribal Mishing Village to witness Auniati Satra/ Mask Making Center. In the evening, we will enjoy cultural programmes. Overnight stay at Bamboo Hut in Majuli.
After spending sometime in the local market in Majuli, we will head out for Kaziranga. Overnight stay in Kaziranga.