Nagaland is a state in the far north-eastern part of India with an area of 16,527 sq. km. It borders the state of Assam to the west, Arunachal Pradesh and part of Assam to the north, Myanmar to the east and Manipur to the south. The state capital is Kohima, and the largest city is Dimapur. It got its statehood on 1st December 1963.
The state is inhabited by 16 major tribes - Ao, Angami, Chang, Konyak, Lotha, Sumi, Chakhesang, Khiamniungan, Kachari, Phom, Rengma, Sangtam, Yimchungrü, Kuki, Zeliang and Pochury as well as a number of sub-tribes. Each tribe is unique in character with its own distinct customs, language and dress. Two threads common to all, is language and religion - English is in predominant use and Nagaland is one of three states in India where the population is predominantly Christian.
Nagaland is an awesome package in itself, which comprises thrill, excitement, picturesque sceneries, soothing breeze in whole environment and an adventurous journey through the hilly areas.