©

Wokha trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Holiday Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Wokha

Trip Planner Asia  /  India  /  Nagaland  /  Wokha District  /  Wokha
Wokha district, declared as 'the land of plenty' by the state government of Nagaland, due to her rich mineral resources, soil fertility and abounding flora and fauna, is located at the latitude of 26°8° North and Longitude of 94°18° East. The district is situated at an economically strategic location sharing borders with Assam in the West and North, Kohima and Dimapur in the South, Zunheboto in the East and Mokokchung in the North East.Wokha literally means "head count" or "census" in Lotha dialect. It has a geographical area of 1628 Square kilometers constituting 9.82 percent of the State geographical area and a population of 1,66,343 with a literacy rate of 87.68 percent. The district is dominantly inhabited by the Lotha tribe.The district has four assembly constituencies and 125 recognized villages. It is further divided into 13 administrative units and 7 rural development blocks. It has three ranges namely, Upper Range covering the Wokha, Wozhuro, Chukitong and Englan circle; Middle range covering the Lotsu, Sanis and Aitepyong circle and lower range covering the Bhandari Circle and Ralan area.HistoryWokha was made as the district headquarters of the Naga hills under Assam by the British in 1876. By 1878 the headquarters was shifted to Kohima, but Wokha remained a subdivision. Later in 1889 the subdivision was shifted to Mokokchung. After India's independence, Wokha became a sub division in 1957 under Naga Hills Tuensang Area, and remained so till she became a district in 1973.Geography and climateWokha is located at at an average elevation of 1,313 metres . It has a warm temperate climate . The summer temperature of Wokha ranges from 16.1 °C to 32 °C. The winter temperature reaches a minimum of 2 °C. The average annual temperature in Wokha is 17.8 °C. The average annual rainfall is 1940 mm.
Wokha is in Wokha District. Arrange all the small, but important details of your Wokha trip itinerary using our India holiday planning tool .
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Wokha

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Wokha

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Best Deals Guaranteed
2 adults
Adults (12 +)
- +
Children (2-11)
- +
Infants (Under 2)
- +
Close

Places to visit with Wokha

Recently planned trips to Wokha

9 days in Nagaland BY A USER FROM INDIA September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Nagaland BY A USER FROM INDIA October, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Nagaland BY A USER FROM ITALY December, culture, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Nagaland BY A USER FROM INDIA October, kids, popular PREFERENCES: October, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in Nagaland BY A USER FROM INDIA August, romantic, popular PREFERENCES: August, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Nagaland BY A USER FROM INDIA December, outdoors, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Nagaland BY A USER FROM INDIA October, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Nagaland BY A USER FROM INDIA October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Nagaland BY A USER FROM INDIA October, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Nagaland BY A USER FROM INDIA October, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Nagaland BY A USER FROM INDIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Nagaland BY A USER FROM INDIA July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans