Just as Nagaland is miniature India, with so many communities and languages, Tuensang is small Nagaland with six different tribes - Changs, Yimhungers, Khiamniungans, Sangtums, Phoms and Semas. It is located at an elevation of 1,371.60 meters. It is connected by State Highways. A popular tourist spot is Pungro, the circle head office is only 36 kilometers from Kiphire. It is a two day trek to reach Saramati peak. Part of the same falls in Myanmar. One of the major tourist spot is Longtrok - Six stones are at Chungliyimti 57 kilometers from Tuensang. It is believed that the Ao ancestors have descended from Longtrok. This spot offers a beautiful view of the towns on hilltops scattered over the distant horizon.
- Saramati peak
- By Air – Tuensang to Kohima is 269 Kilometers. There are over 9 domestic flights per week from Dimapur and connects with 2 cities nonstop. Dimapur has the only airport in Nagaland. Indian Airlines plies four flights a week to Dimapur from Kolkata & Delhi. The airport is 70 kilometers from Dimapur.
- By Rail – Tuensang to Kohima is 269 Kilometers. The nearest railhead is Dimapur, and the Northeast Frontier Railway runs a number of trains from Dimapur to Guwahati. Guwahati is well connected to the rest of the country.
- By Road - It is at a distance of 269 kilometers from Kohima via Wokha and Mokokchung and 235 kilometers via Zunheboto. State Transport run regular bus services between Dimapur and Kohima and also between all major towns and villages. Taxi service is also available at any time during the day. Private vehicles are also available.