Aoling Festival Tour
Get ready for an electrifying escapade like no other – The Aoling Festival! Brace yourself for a whirlwind of adventure spanning six exhilarating days. Prepare to be captivated by the awe-inspiring saga of former head-hunters, the enigmatic river islands, and the vibrant wildlife sanctuaries.
Embark on an enchanting journey with the Aoling Festival Tour
The Aoling Festival isn’t just an event – it’s a portal into the mystical world of the Konyak tribes. These fierce warriors, steeped in the legacy of head-hunting, display their conquests through an astonishing array of skulls adorning their shelves. As spring blooms and the jhum crop flourishes, the festival erupts into a six-day extravaganza of religious rituals, breathtaking dances, and exquisite traditional attire. Brace yourself for a culinary journey that will leave your taste buds begging for more, as you sip on the tribal elixirs and savor authentic Konyak dishes.
Aoling Festival Tour insight
Dates & Extraordinary Experiences This extraordinary journey spans 10 nights and 11 days, traversing the enchanting landscapes of Assam and Nagaland. Mark your calendars – April 2nd to April 12th, 2024 – these are the days that promise to etch memories that last a lifetime.
Embark on an odyssey of unparalleled excitement:
- Unveil the secrets of the head-hunters’ uncharted realms
- Wander through the charming Namphake village for a day that defies the ordinary
- Traverse the vast expanse of the majestic Majuli, one of the world’s largest river islands
- Immerse yourself in the untamed wonders of Kaziranga National Park, where wildlife safaris bring you face to face with the wild
Your journey will be a symphony of expert guidance, as local guides paint vivid narratives of the land’s history and culture.
11 Nights / 10 Days Tour
Dibrugarh – Namphake – Mon – Longwa – Majuli – Kaziranga National Park – Guwahati
Highlights of the Aoling Festival Tour
Your Thrilling Package Includes
- Airport pick-up in air-conditioned comfort
- Double/twin accommodations that promise restful nights
- Indulgent meals tailored to your preferences
- Seamless ferry transfers, providing passage to hidden treasures
- Intimate encounters with the wilderness on jungle safaris within Kaziranga National Park
Not to Miss – While air/train fare is not included, the heart-pounding anticipation of this journey makes every mile worth it. The landscape will be your entry fee to nature’s most remarkable exhibits. As your camera captures the indescribable, remember that this experience is priceless.
Aoling Festival Tour : Dibrugarh Arrival Your voyage commences in Dibrugarh, where you’ll be enveloped in the charm of tea gardens and captivating bungalows. Explore local markets, soaking in the ambiance of this unique tea city.
Namphake Odyssey Venture to Namphake, where the Tai Phake community preserves traditions from the 18th century. A village exuding old-world charm, witness the fusion of Thai and Assamese Buddhist cultures.
Journey to Mon Embark on a thrilling journey to Mon, the land of Konyak tribes and erstwhile head-hunters. Traverse lush tea estates en route to a town steeped in heady traditions.
Konyak Chronicles Delve into the heart of the Konyak tribe, renowned for their craftsmanship and artistic finesse. Witness the intoxicating blend of rituals, dances, and flavors that define their heritage.
Longwa Expedition Embark on an expedition to Longwa village, an enclave untouched by modernity. Engage in captivating conversations with villagers who share tales of their head-hunting days.
Majestic Majuli Cross the Brahmaputra River to reach Majuli Island, a haven of Vaishnava culture. Delight in interactions with monks and partake in the island’s rich traditions.
Majuli Marvels Immerse yourself in Majuli’s essence, interacting with its denizens and discovering hidden art forms. Marvel at mask-making and pottery traditions that have withstood time’s test.
Kaziranga Kaleidoscope Embark on an exhilarating journey through Kaziranga National Park – a realm where rhinos roam freely and tigers tread softly. Ride elephants and venture on jeep safaris, connecting with the wilderness on a profound level.
Farewell for Now As your adventure draws to a close, depart from Guwahati, the final chapter in your extraordinary expedition.
Perhaps the most exhilarating aspect of the Aoling Festival is the sense of community that envelopes everyone in its embrace. You’ll find yourself welcomed into the heart of the Konyak tribe with open arms and warm smiles. Whether it’s sharing stories around the bonfire, engaging in traditional games that ignite the competitive spirit, or simply reveling in the unity of humanity, you’ll leave the festival not just with memories, but with lifelong connections.
Details of the Tour
Accommodations: From the enchanting Tea County to the rustic Mishing Huts, your journey will be graced with stays that mirror the regions’ distinctive flavors.