About Manipur

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MANIPUR is a scenic state in North Eastern side of India, with the city of Imphal as its capital. The state covers an area of 22,327 square kilometres and has a population of almost 3 million, belonging to different communities which includes Meitei, Naga, Kuki, Meitei Pangal and other colourful communities. Manipuri is the local common language used in the state. The major part of the state is the hilly area as compared to valley area. The valley area is surrounded by hill and one of the most beautiful State in North Eastern side. It is a unique place where you can find different ethnic groups who stayed in this small state. Manipur is an example of blended society living in perfect harmony and coexistence rich in culture and heritage, folklore, myths & legends, dances, indigenous games and martial arts, exotic handlooms & handicrafts infested with the mystique of nature. Manipur’s population is largely rural, Imphal being the only city of any size.
The Jewel city of India, surrounded by lush green hills, exotic landscapes, is one of the most beautiful places of India where Mother Nature has been kind. The capital city Imphal is an oval shaped valley surround by nine hills, a natural made Jewel giving birth to its name “A Jewelled land”. The golden ray of sunset upon the natural fresh water Loktak Lake resembles a Golden carpet also called “the Land of the Golden Carpet”.
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose hoisted for the first time the INA flag in Moirang, Manipur.
It is the birthplace of the sport Polo, and also the birthplace of Ras Lila, a classical dance form.


It is located in the north eastern side of India. Manipur is border with Assam State on the western side, Nagaland state on the northern side, Mizoram state on the Southern Side and shares International border with Myanmar(Burma) on the eastern side.


Manipur Travel Guides

Richly endowed with the natural beauty of waterfalls, lakes, streams, evergreen forests surrounded by nine sub-Himalayan ranges that attract tourists from all over the world, Manipur is a natural beauty bound state.


Manipur has a good air, rail and road network. The state is well connected to Kolkata, Guwahati, Agartala and Delhi by the Tulihal Airport which is located in Imphal. The highways that run through the state are the National Highway NH-102 and National Highway 53 (India).

Universities In Manipur

There are various Universities and Colleges in the State that covers different disciplines at all levels.

Hills & Valleys

Manipur is surrounded by the 9 hills which shows the beauty of Manipur State. Manipur is a perfect blend of Hills and Valley, where the people living in the hills majorly belong to the Schedule Tribe, the valley people surrounding Imphal mostly belongs to Schedule Caste and the people residing in Imphal mostly belong to General Category.

Hotels & Shopping

Manipur offers a variety of hotels where you can make bookings – online and offline. Classic Hotel, Imphal Hotel, Classic Grande Hotel, Sangai Hotel, Nirmala Hotel, Hotel Yaiphaba, Padma Hotel, etc are the few hotels with an online booking facility.

List Of Districts

Manipur has a total of 16 districts. Churachandpur is the largest district in the State.