The abode of breath taking blue hills and floating islands, the Jeweled Land of Manipur is a treat for those who travel with a purpose. This beautiful land imbibes in itself nature and culture in the perfect balance and that makes it worth a trip!
One of the foremost places to visit whilst in Manipur is the temple town of Bishnupur. Bishnupur, literally translates to the abode of Vishnu. A part of a kingdom once, Bishnupur is a picturesque town about 27 kms from the state capital, Imphal. In ancient times, the only road which connected Manipur to the world was ‘Tube Hole’ (Tongjei Maril) which passes through Bhishnupur. With a rich historical background amalgamated with picture perfect scenery around, here are a few must visit places in and around Bishnupur.