Brief History of the District
Peaks & Valley
Lakes & Waterfalls
Some important places of tourist interest in the district are given below:
As we have stated, the district lies in the mid-west of the state having border with the plains of Assam. The district look like waves
after waves in succession when we see from the plain of Assam. The hills look beautiful from the adjoin plains, the best time for touring
the district is from October to May.
There are few places that one should visit in this district, Wokha is the district H.Q. and is situated at the foot of Wokha peak, on its
western side. There is a water pool in the heart of the town which add to its beauty. Etsüchukha is a well known water source since British
time, till now it is the main water source for people of Wokha town.
Vankhosung is the mission compound of Kyon Baptist Ekhumkho Sanrhyütsü (KBES) is only about 4 k.m. from Wokha town. It is the centre of Christian
missionary activities. The first American Baptist Mission activity started there in 1923.
Liphanyan Governors camp -
It is on the foothills and is 43 km from Dimapur and can be approached from Wokha. From here, Doyang can be seen flowing through hills and
vales in a zigzag pattern. It is a splendid sight. It is an ideal spot for rafting, angling, picnics and river camping.
Doyang Hydro Project
It is a new addition to the tourist spots in Wokha district. This Hydel projects has a
large quantity of water impounded in a dam. This dam is visible from many hilltop villages in the surrounding areas. Water sports
can be introduced here.