Mt Japfu and Dzukou Trek
This is a sample itinerary, which can be tailor made for you by adding or deleting days at a particular place or logistic permitting, re-scheduling certain portions.
Pick up from Dimapur airport (200 mtrs.) and transfer to Kohima (1440 mtrs.) by surface transport to Hotel. 2 hours drive. Enroute stoppage at various markets, if willing. On arrival at Kohima, local sightseeing, if time permits, depending on the flight arrival time. Overnight at Kohima.
Drive to Phesama village and after 3 hours trek, set up base camp by the side of the world biggest Rhododendron tree. This Rhododendron Tree is also listed in the genius book of world record. O/N Base camp.
Early morning start the ascend to Mt. Japfu to get a panoramic view of the sun rise. Mt Japfu is located at an altitude of 3048 mtrs above sea level and is also the second highest mountain in Nagaland. After Brunch trek towards Dzoukou valley (2400 mtrs)- via Phesama route and set up camp.
Morning-after breakfast, trek to Dzukou valley and spend the rest of the day exploring the verdant valley. O/N camp at Dzukou valley or tourist lodge.
After breakfast, trek to Mt Tempfu, which has an altitude of more than 2850 mtrs. After lunch, start the descend towards Kohima via Viswema route. Transfer to Hotel. O/N Kohima
Drive down to Dimapur for dropping at airport or spend some few relaxing days at a resort.