We can say that Manipur is more or less a place where you will wish to inhabit rather than just traveling to it. Carpeted with dense lush green forest, adrenaline-rushing activities, rolling hills, clear and serene lakes, diversity in cuisines, tribes and so much more. The list of things to do and places to visit is simply never-ending.
Even though it is one of the gems of India, Manipur has always been a low-key destination for tourists. Usually, the most avid travelers plan their trip to this marvelous place in India. But just to alter this situation.
We have brought to you a meticulously designed list of places to visit in Manipur.
If you have a misconception that the word “enjoyment” has no use while describing Imphal then you are mistaken. When you travel to this amazing destination that also is the capital city of Manipur, you are welcomed with an energetic aura with streets full of life.
There are some amazing attractions in Imphal that will leave you asking for more.
2. Loktak Lake
When you come to Manipur, most people are attracted to the beautiful Loktak Lake. It is not just an attraction that makes people go “ga-ga” but way more than that.
This is a freshwater lake situated approximately 48 km from the capital. It is a collection of small phumdis and islands. The primary enjoyable thing to do here is boating and photography.
3. Keibul Lamjao National Park
Visiting Manipur means you are up for a charismatic time amidst the diversity of flora and fauna. And one such amazing place to visit offering the right balance between these is the Keibul Lamjao National Park.
This park is home to one of the rarest species of deer named Eld’s Deer. This is spotted in this park with a number of other species of animals, plants, and birds. Take a tour of the national park when you visit here.
Manipur being a part of the seven sisters boasts the amazing nature’s setup. One of the finest destinations that would remind you of the English countryside is Ukhrul.
From caves to peaks to lakes to gardens; this place offers everything to you that will make your trip absolutely amazing.
What you see out of Churachandpur is not even half of what it was before the Japanese bombarded this beautiful city.
The major attraction of Manipur, Churachandpur is a historic place that also houses Tuibuong Tribal Museum. This is the place where you get to know the rich history of this city and the tribes that were once thriving here.
Moirang is a small town situated 45 km towards the south of Imphal. The nature’s beauty of this place is phenomenal and breathtaking. This amazing town comes under the Bishnupur district and has some ancient and historic temples.
Devotees do visit here every now and then to offer their prayers to the lord and seek blessings. There are some temples where pre-Hindu deities are also kept that include Lord Thangjing.
Chandel is a delightful place for nature lovers as there is a huge diversity in this village. What makes it even better for travelers is the rich flora and fauna of this place.
Chandel is often known as the gateway to Myanmar and people also visit the border. This place alone attracts the majority of tourists owing to the diversity, peace, and enjoyable weather all year long.
Don’t mistake this Bishnupur with the one that’s in West Bengal. Both have different persona and qualities.
If you are looking at Bishnupur of Manipur, you get an abundance of serenity, enjoyment of lush-green forest, and much more in terms of activities, flora, and fauna.