Dikhu River is one of the most prominent rivers of Nagaland. The river flows across the Mokokchung and the Longleng districts. It is one of the major tourist attractions of Longleng. It's picturesque location, serene atmosphere and sandy edges make it a perfect picnic spot. During the winters when the water levels come down, sitting by the edge of the river and soaking in the beauty of the place is something every tourist should experience at least once in their lifetime.
The Dikhu River is one of the tributaries of Brahmaputra, one of the mightiest rivers of India. The Dikhu River is not only a prime tourist attraction, but also a significant source of livelihood for the people. The water makes the area around the river fertile. Since Longleng is primarily an agricultural district, the Dikhu River serves as a lifeline to its people. Thanks to the heavy monsoons, the Dikhu River, doesn’t dry during the harvest season.