Hornbill Festival

Conceptualised in the year 2000, the Hornbill Festival is a ten day annual tourism promotional event organised by the State Government to showcase Nagaland’s rich and traditional cultural heritage in all its ethnicity, diversity and grandeur. Dubbed as the “Festival of Festivals” this event provides a unique platform for visitors to witness not only the Naga cultural diversity....
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  1. 10 days cultural performances by different Naga tribes
  2. Handlooms & Handicrafts
  3. Flora and vegetation
  4. Indigenous games and sports
  5. Local cuisine / food festival
  6. Village walks/ treks
  7. Cultural exchange
  8. Arts & crafts
  9. Exhibition cum sale of tourism products
  10. World War II Rally
  11. International Loin Loom
  12. Sport events-International Hornbill Naga Wrestling
  13. Open contests- Naga King Chilly & Pineapple Eating Competitions
  14. Hornbill Music Festival – Handshake concerts/ Rock contests/
  15. Adventure Outdoor activities- Mountain biking/ Dzukou Valley Day Hikes
  16. Bamboo Carnival/ Night Carnival etc.

Organized By

Nagaland Tourism
Tourism Nagaland

How to reach

The nearest airport is Dimapur, which is 74 KMs away.
The nearest convenient railway station is Dimapur, which is 74 KMs away.
The nearest major city is Kohima, which is 7KMs away.
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Event Details
Venue Address
Kisama Heritage Village
Date Time

1 Dec 2022 - 10 Dec 2022

9:00 AM - 7:00 PM




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