A place where nothing seemed to change since nature was first created - Imphal, a tiny valley tucked away in the northeastern state of Indian, Manipur. If you want to escape the chaotic hotchpotch of the busy city life you should take a break to this wonderful place. With our Imphal Tours you can marvel at the relics of an old, historical palace, well-planned temples and ceremonial houses in all their splendor, amidst the tall pine and jackfruit trees. Our Imphal Tours is all that describes beauty.
Few of The Most Amazing Places That We Take You to With Our Imphal Tours Are Given Below:-
About 8 Kms from Imphal, you can visit the beautiful Zoological Park. Here you can enjoy the view of the rare birds, animals and also reptiles. Enjoy a walk through these pine-covered hillocks and mesmerize your senses.
You should also visit the Khonghampat Orchidarium which has more than a hundred rare varieties of orchids. The best time to visit this place is in the months of April and May when the orchids are in full bloom.
One more place which you should not miss out is the Khwairamband Bazaar. The amazing fact about this market is that it is run by women. It is split into two sections on either side of the road where tribal women clad in colorful, traditional attire, sell everything from hand-woven shawls, skirts, vessels, mugs and mats to fish, lotus, oranges and orange-flavored honey. As you walk through the market area with our Imphal Tours, you will have a round about idea about Manipuri tradition and culture.
If you are a religious traveler, you need to visit the temples while on your Imphal Tour. The most important temple is the Shri Govindajee Temple, a historic center for Vaishnavites. This is a simple, twin-domed structure which adjoins the magnificent palace of the former rulers of Manipur.
The Manipur State Museum is another place that would make your Imphal Tour more interesting. Here in the museum, you will find a wide collection of Manipuri costumes, war implements, historical documents and relics. You can also marvel at the sculptures of the local forest gods, and the motif of the Phakangba, the man who could turn himself into a dragon. Represented in his dragon form, Phakangba is considered as the ancestor of all Vaishnavites.
Another must visit is the Shahid Minar at the Bir Tirkendrajit Park. This was built in memory of Manipur's martyrs who sacrificed their lives for India's independence. Also visit the Archery Stakes that are held everyday on various low-lying stretches of ground just below a stand of conifers. And for the history buffs, there is in the heart of the city the Old Palace with interesting ruins of an old fortress wall and a palace.
So if you are a kind of traveler who loves exploring and want to travel on the off the beaten track, you should visit – Imphal. Let the biggest freshwater lake in the country – Loktak in Imphal leave you speechless. Marvel at the glory of both man and nature. Take an Imphal Tour with us and cherish your vacation for the rest of your life.
How to Reach:
By Air: State carrier Indian Airlines operates daily flights to Imphal from Delhi via Guwahati.
By Rail: Dimapur in Nagaland at a distance of 215 Kms from Imphal is the nearest railhead.
By Road: National Highway 39 connects Imphal with Dimapur while National Highway 53 connects Imphal with Silchar in Assam.