Reckoned as one of the most beautiful and incredible jewels of India, Manipur is however less touched by the tourists yet whosoever visits this beautiful place finds himself/herself lost in the lap of the incredible views and the scenic vistas of the nature.
- Clicking some amazing pictures at Loktak Lake.
- Spotting an exotic collection of flora and fauna species at Keibul Lamjao National Park.
- Visiting some of the most ancient yet gorgeous temples established in Bishnupur.
Day 1 :Arrival in Imphal
On reaching Tulihal Airport, you will receive a warm welcome from our representative who will assist you in reaching your pre-decided hotel. After you complete the check-in formalities at the hotel, unwind yourself into the hotel room where you can relax for a few hours and then proceed towards Khwairamband Bazar also popular as Ema Keithel. This is one of the most popular and heavily visited markets in the state that is run by women where they sell beautiful handicraft and handloom items representing the charm and glory of the culture and traditions of the state.
Day 2 :Imphal City Sightseeing Tour
The second day of your Uncover the Beauty and Spirit of Manipur tour is scheduled for full day sightseeing tour of Imphal and this excursion trip starts with your visit to Kangla Fort, one of the most admiring attractions of the city. Discovering this site helps you in learning the historical facts and the rich cultural heritage of this beautiful state and similarly the archaeological sites established in the city tell you about the war and success of this state. Next move towards Manipur State Museum which is going to be a wonderful trip for those who are history buffs or students. If you are a nature lover or a wildlife enthusiast then you would love visiting the popular Manipur Zoological Garden where you can spot more than 400 species of animals and birds are also found in good numbers here.
Day 3 :Imphal – Bishnupur – Imphal
Binge on the relishing morning meal before you leave for Bishnupur which is located at a distance of almost 29 km from Imphal. On reaching the destination city, you will be taken to one of the most ancient temples dedicated to Lord Vishnu that was constructed in the year 1467 and is reckoned as the first cemented temples in Manipur. The architecture of this gorgeous temple is quite admiring as it is a beautiful symbiosis of both Hindu and Chinese architecture. After you are done with the visit of this temple along with the other temples in the region, you will head back to Imphal for overnight halt.
Day 4 :Loktak Lake Visit
This is going to be one of the most exciting and enriching days of the trip as today you will visit the famous Loktak Lake, the largest freshwater lake in North East India. On reaching the destination where this beautiful lake is located, make your camera ready as you are going to click some wow pictures for your Instagram and Facebook stories. Also renowned as the only floating lake in the world, Loktak Lake is the key attraction of Manipur where not only Indians but also foreigners love spending time. After this place, you will move towards the other wonders in the city including Keibul Lamjao National Park where you can spot several animal species including Bamboo Partridge, Hooded Crane, Shaheen Falcon and many more animals and birds are found here.
Day 5 :Departure from Imphal
Post competing your morning meal at the hotel, drive towards the emporium where you can select some of the best handloom products as souvenirs. After this visit to museum and emporium head towards the airport with our representative who bids adieu just after dropping you at the airport.
- Meals as per itinerary
- Accommodation as per itinerary
- Driver allowance, parking charges etc
- Guided sightseeing tours
- Toll taxes, 24/7 tour manager assistance
- Any expense of personal nature
- Extra charges in case of an emergency
- Monument entrance fees, camera charges etc
- Tipping, laundry, shopping etc
- Anything not in the inclusions section
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q.What is special about Khwairamband bazaar in Manipur?
A. The bazaar is famous for not just its products but the 300 stalls here are run by mothers or Imas.
Q.When is the best time to visit Manipur?
A. September to April is the best time to visit Manipur.
Q.What is Manipur famous for?
A. Manipur is mainly famous for its bamboo forests and rich biodiversity.
Q.What are some famous foods in Manipur?
A. Some typical manipuri foods here are: Kangsoi, rice, ooti, eromba, fish curry etc.
Q.Does it snow in manipur?
A. Manipur experiences snowfall only in the higher elevation regions like Dzuko and Koubru.