Manipur, India

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Everything you need to know about Manipur

Manipur, a picturesque state in northeastern India, is known for its scenic beauty, rich cultural heritage, and vibrant traditional arts.

The history of Manipur is steeped in legends and myths. The region was ruled by various indigenous kings, with evidence of its ancient civilization found in archaeological sites like Kangla Fort and Khongjom War Memorial. Manipur became a part of India in 1949.

Manipur's culture is a celebration of its diverse ethnic communities. The people of Manipur, known as Manipuris, take pride in their unique dance forms, such as Ras Leela and Thang Ta. The state's cultural festivals, like the Kang Chingba and the Lui-Ngai-Ni, showcase the richness of its traditions.

Manipur is blessed with natural beauty and offers a paradise for nature lovers. The picturesque Loktak Lake, known for its floating phumdis (vegetation), is a major attraction. The scenic landscapes of Dzukou Valley and the serene beauty of Shirui Hills are a treat for trekkers and adventure seekers.

Manipuri cuisine reflects the region's local produce and flavors. From the delicious Eromba and Singju to the mouthwatering Chahao Kheer and Chamthong, Manipuri dishes delight the taste buds with their unique tastes.

Common QNA about Manipur:

  • What are the major cities in Manipur?
    Imphal, the capital city, and Bishnupur are the major cities in Manipur.
  • What are the famous dance forms of Manipur?
    Manipur is renowned for its classical dance form, Manipuri dance, and the martial art form, Thang Ta.
  • What are the major wildlife sanctuaries in Manipur?
    Manipur is home to wildlife sanctuaries like the Keibul Lamjao National Park and the Sirohi National Park.
  • What is the best time to visit Manipur?
    The months from October to April offer pleasant weather, making it the best time to explore Manipur's natural beauty and cultural heritage.

Top rated places in Manipur
Kangla Fort

Kangla Fort

Imphal, Manipur
Historical landmark
Keibul Lamjao National Park

Keibul Lamjao National Park

Churachandpur, Manipur
National park
OK Chicken

OK Chicken

Imphal, Manipur
Chicken restaurant Fast food restaurant
Luxmi Kitchen

Luxmi Kitchen $$$

Imphal, Manipur
Indian restaurant Seafood restaurant
Manipur University

Manipur University

Imphal, Manipur
University Public university
Sangaithel Park & Resort

Sangaithel Park & Resort

Khoken, Manipur
Park Tourist attraction
New Blue Moon

New Blue Moon $$

Imphal, Manipur
Restaurant Breakfast restaurant Candy store Fast food restaurant Fine dining restaurant Indian restaurant Snack bar South Indian restaurant Vegan restaurant Vegetarian restaurant
Sendra Tourist Home

Sendra Tourist Home

Ithing, Manipur
Tourist attraction
Dolly Momos + Delivery Service

Dolly Momos + Delivery Service

Imphal, Manipur
Fast food restaurant
Awunching Park

Awunching Park

Pheidinga, Manipur
Park Tourist attraction
Santhei Natural Park,Andro

Santhei Natural Park,Andro

Andro, Manipur
Park Tourist attraction
MMRC & Unity Park

MMRC & Unity Park

Khangabok, Manipur
Park
East Garden

East Garden

Imphal, Manipur
Park
Life Cafe, Lamka

Life Cafe, Lamka $$

Churachandpur, Manipur
Cafe Breakfast restaurant Coffee shop Fast food restaurant Pizza restaurant Restaurant Western restaurant
Sendra Park & Resort

Sendra Park & Resort

Ithing, Manipur
Park Tourist attraction
Forage

Forage $$

Imphal West, Manipur
Restaurant Cafe Coffee shop
Domino's pizza

Domino's pizza

Imphal, Manipur
Pizza restaurant
Hot Pot

Hot Pot $$

Imphal, Manipur
Hot pot restaurant Family restaurant Fast food restaurant Thai restaurant
INA Museum

INA Museum

Moirang, Manipur
Museum Tourist attraction
Boudoir

Boudoir

Bishnupur, Manipur
The House by Route 39

The House by Route 39

Imphal, Manipur
Restaurant
Anita-Mimi Singju

Anita-Mimi Singju $$$

Imphal, Manipur
Restaurant
Books & Coffee

Books & Coffee

Imphal, Manipur
Book store Cafe Coffee shop
Asian Bowl

Asian Bowl $$

Imphal, Manipur
Korean restaurant Asian restaurant Fast food restaurant Restaurant
Gaby's Cafe and Resort

Gaby's Cafe and Resort $$

Tengnoupal, Manipur
Cafe Breakfast restaurant
Likla Bakery - Moirangkhom

Likla Bakery - Moirangkhom $$

Imphal, Manipur
Bakery
Eco Historical Park

Eco Historical Park

Imphal, Manipur
Park Tourist attraction
Shosa Kitchen

Shosa Kitchen $$

Imphal, Manipur
Restaurant
Shilheipung Garden

Shilheipung Garden

Imphal, Manipur
Garden
Char-koal Restaurant

Char-koal Restaurant

Imphal, Manipur
Restaurant Barbecue restaurant Fast food restaurant