Japfü Peak and Pulebadze Peak are the two most popular peaks in Kohima with Japfü being the more popular one. It is situated at a height of 3048 metres above sea level offering bird’s-eye view of the Kohima town. This peak is 15 kilometres uphill and offers a scenic ride. The tallest rhododendron tree on the planet is found in the Japfü range which has earned it an entry into the Guinness Book of World Records. Spring is the best time to visit this peak, and you can catch a glimpse of the Blyth's tragopan and the hornbill birds here.
Pulebadze Peak which overlooks the suburb of Jotsoma is another popular peak on the outskirts of Kohima. A great place to trek, this peak is popular amongst the adventurous travellers. Along the route to the Pulebadze Peak you can catch a glimpse of the diverse flora and fauna with which this place has been blessed with.