The place that is known for Konyak Nagas, Mon is an intriguing area to visit with regards to Nagaland. Celebrated for warriors with tattoos on the face, head chasing ability, and darkened teeth individuals, Mon is an intriguing spot to be in Nagaland. The Konyaks consider themselves the relatives of Noah and practice horticulture; it is accepted that they have the best gather in the state. Around it, an explorer can have various intriguing experiences, for example on the off chance that you happen to be in Longwa (the greatest town in Mon region), which offers outskirt of Myanmar, you can really have the chance to have half of your body in India and another half in Myanmar. The central’s home, where the boss lives with his 60 spouses, is likewise a significant fascination in Longwa. The enormous number of trophies made of creatures’ skull in the living arrangement is some life-changing sight. Shangnyu Village and its acclaimed wooden cutting, Veda Peak and Chui Village are a portion of different attractions in Mon. On the off chance that you visit Mon in the long stretch of April, you have a decent chance to observe the vivacious collect celebration of Konyak Nagas called Aoleang Monyu Festival. It is a weeklong celebration that is praised with offering penance and facilitating huge galas.
Best time to visit: October to May is the best an ideal opportunity to visit Mon and different pieces of Nagaland as the climate is charming.
How to Reach
- By Air: The main air terminal in Nagaland is situated in Dimapur and the majority of the significant urban communities of East India including Kolkata, Guwahati and Imphal are associated with Dimapur via air. Corresponding flights from different urban areas are likewise accessible.
- By Rail: Lakwa railroad station en-route to Sivasagar in Assam is one of the closest railroad stations to Mon. The other significant railhead is Guwahati from where one needs to take the street for the rest of the excursion. One can likewise reach Dimapur via train and afterward proceed by street to arrive here.
- By Road: Mon can be reached by means of Sonari by transport. Sonari is a good ways off of about 65kms from Mon. Transports likewise utilize from Simulguri however there are no immediate administrations from Simulguri to Mon. One needs to initially reach Naginimora and afterward board another transport from here to Mon.