|Altitude: 1495 meters above sea-level.
Main Rivers: Dhansiri, Doyang, Dikhu, Milak, Zungki and Tizu.
Highest Peak: Saramati (3877 meters above sea-level).
Area: 16,527 Sq. Kms.
Tribes: Angami, Aao, Sema, Lotha, Rengma, Chakhesang, Sangtam, Konyak, Phom, Chang, Yimchunger, Khiamungan, Zeliang, Kuki and Pochury.
Climate (deg. C.): Summer- Max.31, Min.16. Winter- Max.24, Min.4.
Average Rainfall: 250 cms (100).
Clothing: Summer- Cotton Tropical, Winter- Heavy Woolens.
Languages Spoken: Nagamese, Local dialects, Hindi, English etc.
Best Season: October to May.
Places Of Interest: War Cemetery, The State Museum Sales Emporium, Cultural Center, Zoological Park, Cathedral, Kohima Village (Bara Basti).
Excursions: Khonoma village-20 kms, Mokokchung- 160 kms.
By Air: Nearest airport Dimapur- 74 kms.
By Rail: Dimapur- 74 kms, the nearest railhead, is directly connected to Guwahati which in turn is directly connected to all the major places. Guwahati - Dimapur.
By Road: Dimapur- 74 kms, Imphal- 145 kms, Guwahati- 390 kms, Shillong- 490 kms, Calcutta- 1,516 kms.