Tuophema Tourist Village was conceived to offer tourists with true taste of Naga village life. Located forty-five kilometres north of the capital Kohima this place is very popular with the tourists. Traditionally styled Naga thatched huts take you back in time and help you experience traditional Naga life.
Here you will get the opportunity to interact with village elders and soak in the myths and legends that this place is famous for. Every tree and every peak around the village has a folklore associated with it and these are recounted by local guides and villagers.
Recently a museum of traditional artefacts, jewelleries, clothing and souvenir has been set up and the colours and the artwork would amaze you. Angami Sekrenyi festival that is celebrated here during 25- 27th of February every year is a major attraction for the tourist coming to this place.
Tuophema Tourist Village combine the best of tradition and modern amenities. It makes your stay comfortable by offering you the following facilities –
In this village you can taste the best of Angami (one of the major Naga tribes) hospitality. You will be served the best local dishes and home brewed rice beer. The glass-paned cafeteria offers a great setting to enjoy a meal with your friends and family. Here locally grown organic food is prepared in a traditional Naga kitchen where even visitors can participate in the preparation.
The village has a total of 12 lodges that have been built in traditional Naga style and furnished to offer you a comfortable stay. These are managed and staffed by the local villagers.