Diezephe Craft Village is located 13 kilometres from Dimapur and is well connected by tourist taxis and state transport buses. Here, not only are the artworks displayed, but the process of making them are also openly shown to the tourists.
Diezephe Craft Village is located 13km away from Dimapur and is home of skilled weavers and craftsmen who make wonders through their traditional art. The place is guided by Nagaland Handloom and Handicrafts Development Corporation Limited for resources and support. The village has taken a significant place in craft export to other states in recent times. The Tenyimei community is the primary inhabitants of the village and is known for their excellent craftsmanship, with deft woodcarving, bamboo and cane work and other forms of handloom and handicrafts products.
The village has gained a specific recognition in recent times with constant guidance from the experts at Handloom Corporation and regular workshops are conducted for the local weavers and people to learn new ways of production. If you wish to carry home some of the exquisite local made goods of Nagaland, do not miss Diezephe Craft Village.
POPULAR THINGS TO DO & SEE IN AND AROUND
The place is surrounded by various tourist attractions and there are many places to visit around. The Kachari Ruins, Triple Falls, Rangapahar Reserve Forest, Dimapur Zoological Park, Chumukedmi village, Japfu Peak, Veda Peak, etc can be visited in just a day or two with a well planned tour.
Although, Diezephe Craft Village is remotely located in Northeast, it is well connected with roadways and buses, auto rickshaw and taxis are available easily and are best way to reach your destination from Dimapur city centre.
BEST TIME TO VISIT
To visit Diezephe Craft Village, winter is the best time and you can enjoy your trip because the weather at that time will be pleasant and enjoyable.