Manipur is situated in the northeastern part of India. The meaning of Manipur is “Jeweled Towns”, Dr. Jawaharlal Nehru have kept this name. All places to visit in Manipur, are full of rich culture and tradition. The state touches Nagaland, Myanmar, Mizoram and Assam. It is known as Switzerland of India. The land is very beautiful, with high mountains, calm lakes, lush greenery, lofty waterfalls and many other things makes it attractive. It’s like a heaven on the Earth. The scenic beauty of this land, will just give the unforgettable experience. There are many tourist destinations, in Manipur. If you are deciding to for tourism in Manipur, then visit all the places of there. Many of the ancient sites, with different style of architecture, makes the view more beautiful. Places to visit in Manipur are:

BISHNUPUR

places to visit in bishnupur

Earlier Bishnupur, was known as Lumlangdong. Before some time, it was the capital of Manipur. There are many ancient temples on this land. As, it known as the holy land of Manipur. It is the religious capital of this state. The visitors which like to spiritual spots, then it is the best ‘places to visit in Manipur’. The name of this place was kept, on the name of Lord Vishnu. The temples of Bishnupur, are designed in attractive ways, many different style of architecture, is used. Places to visit in Bishnupur are:

  • Vishnu Temple
  • Ibudhao Thangjing
  • Keibul Lamjao National Park
  • Phubala
  • Moirang
  • Sendra
  • Red Hill
  • Loktak Lake and Sendra Island

IMPHAL

places to visit in imphal

Imphal is the capital of Manipur. It is one of the oldest city of India. Many tribal groups are living there. It is located in the heart of the state. It is an important places to visit in Manipur.  The rich tradition of this city, makes it more beautiful. The name of this city is derived from ‘Yumphal’. The meaning of this word is Land of many Villages. There are many dense forest, with different types of wildlife. The very famous game polo, is introduced here. The oldest polo ground in the world, is situated here. Places to visit in Imphal are:

  • Kangla Fort
  • Loktak Lake
  • Sirohi National Park
  • Sekta Archaeological Living Museum
  • Shaheed Minar
  • Shree Govindajee Temple
  • War Cemeteries
  • Manipur State Museum
  • Singda Dam

SENAPATI

places to visit in SENAPATI

The Senapati is located in the Northern part of Manipur. The natural beauty of this place, is unexplored. There are many hills, lakes, waterfalls, greenery everywhere, which makes it more attractive. If you really want to explore the nature then it is the best “tourist places in Manipur”. Mostly the land of this place is covered by the dense forest, with many unique plants and trees. Places to visit in Senapati are:

  • Mao
  • Dzuko Valley
  • Yangkhullen
  • Sadu Chiru Waterfalls
  • Liyai
  • Purul
  • Makhel

UKHRUL

places to visit in Ukhrul

Ukhrul is also known as Siroy Lily. In the ancient time, this city was formed in 1919. It is the very beautiful places to visit in Manipur. The scenic beauty, of this place is just amazing. Many hills, mountains, Lakes, waterfalls, these all things make your dream true to see the natural scenic beauty. The costumes of the people are very different, so just try that costumes. Places to visit in Ukhrul are:

  • Khayang Peak
  • Kachouphung Lake
  • Shirui Kashung Peak
  • Khangkhui Cave
  • Ango Ching
  • Nillai Tea Estate

CHURACHANDPUR

places to visit in churachandpur

 Churachandpur is famous for its natural beauty. It is the second largest city of Manipur. The valleys of this place are just amazing. Many of the adventurous activities, can be done here, like water rafting, boating and other water sports. There are unique and various types of flora and fauna. The people which are very much interested in exploring the natural beauty, can enhance their knowledge here. Places to visit in Churachandpur are:

  • Ngaloi
  • Khuga dam
  • Tribal Museum
  • Tipaimukh
  • Tonglon Caves

THOUBAL

places to visit in thoubal

Thoubal is the very developed city of Manipur. It is one the best picnic spot in Manipur. The beautiful landscapes, gives the picturesque spot. Tourism is Manipur will be incomplete, without Thoubal. Camping is the very famous activity which can be performed here. Other adventurous activities like hiking, trekking, rock climbing can be enjoyed there. It is not the very famous place, but yes it can give you the remarkable experience, for your life. The markets of this city are very popular and also reasonable. Places to visit in Thoubal are:

  • Yairipok
  • Khongjom
  • Kakching
  • Loktak Lake
  • People’s Museum
  • Ikop Lake

TAMENGLONG

places to visit in TAMENGLONG

Tamenglong is also known as ‘Land of Hornbill’, because of having high density of flora and fauna. This beautiful place is protected by the greenery and the hills around this place. Oranges of Tamenglong, are famous in the world. It is the beautiful, Manipur tourist places. The people, who love to see the nature, can play here with the waterfalls and greenery of this place. Many types of animals like wild dogs, leopards, wild elephants, white tigers, etc. Places to visit in Tamenglong are:

  • Barak Waterfall
  • Zeilad Lake
  • Buning Meadow
  • Tharon Cave
  • Forests nearby

CHANDEL

places to visit in CHANDEL

Chandel was established on 13th May, 1974. It is situated at the north eastern part of Manipur. This is the gateway to Myanmar. It is one of the important, tourist places in Manipur. Many of the rare species can also be seen here, that mainly attract tourist. Many of the rich flora and fauna, are unique, which are famous in whole India. Places to visit in Chandel are:

  • Moreh
  • Tengnoupal
  • Yangoupokpi-Lokchao Wildlife Sanctuary
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