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Japfu Peak

15 km south of Kohima Centre, Kohima, India
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Marvelleous

A very good place to visit. This peak gives a complete view of Kohima and very panaramic view of... read more

Reviewed February 5, 2018
Nalli N
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Bangalore
Japfu Peak Trek

A Guide is recommended.  The last patch requires a bit of Rock Climbing, easy though . The locals... read more

Reviewed December 22, 2017
Giribaba
,
Manali, India
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15 km south of Kohima Centre, Kohima, India
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Reviewed February 5, 2018

A very good place to visit. This peak gives a complete view of Kohima and very panaramic view of the Kohima city.

Thank Nalli N
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Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

A Guide is recommended.  The last patch requires a bit of Rock Climbing, easy though . The locals have hung an iron rope to go on top . Also one treks through thick rain forests ,so I would recommend a guide . It took me...More

1  Thank Giribaba
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Reviewed April 14, 2017

Having limited time in Kohima one could not go around all the lovely places in and around the town. Going to Japhu Peak requires lots of time and effort. As we were short of time we made the second best choice. We saw it from...More

Thank SatyendraGarg
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Reviewed November 18, 2016

one of the best tracking destination for tracking lovers. People can enjoy the fullest of this holiday destination.

1  Thank Samudra Bikash H
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Reviewed October 26, 2016

Standing at a height of 3048 metres above sea level, Japfu Peak in Kohima is the second highest peak in the state of Nagaland. Situated at a 15 km distance towards the southern Kohima, the peak is the main attraction for many trekkers. The whole...More

1  Thank savio_pinto12
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Reviewed October 26, 2016

Japfu Peak at 3048 metres , is the second highest peak in Nagaland. It is situated around 15kms from the town of Kohima and in the Dzouko valley. This trek can be done by enthusiastic trekkers , since its not very tough. Lush green vegetation...More

2  Thank renthlei_tetei
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Reviewed August 2, 2016

It is a great nature beauty. Towering at a height of 3048 meters above sea level. Fantastic visionary

2  Thank Sajeed K
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Reviewed December 15, 2015

This is the highest peak in Nagaland. Can be seen from very close from a village 'Dzokhoma' ( pronounced as 'Jokhoma'), about 14 Kms. from Kohima on the Kohima - Imphal Road ( NH -29). One can have a small trek from Dzokhoma and see...More

2  Thank bnbhatta
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Reviewed November 11, 2015

There are no signs on the way up to guide you, so try to get a route beforehand or be ready for an adventure. As long as the way goes up, you'll always reach a top anyway, and that's what happened to me. Unfortunately, the...More

8  Thank Floris46
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Reviewed November 5, 2014

some mysteries still surrounds this peak ... this is the same peak where japanese were never able to climb because of some mystical powers surrounding this peak ... it was always protected from divine powers which the locals knows about it....

8  Thank BABU382
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216yashp
June 12, 2016|
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Response from Noshtradamus_IN |
Hi, from what I know, it doesn't snow in Nagaland. In some places, sleet forms on the ground due to low temperatures in Winter, and the same happens on some mountains, so the peaks look white. But no, it doesn't snow, and... More
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