Places To Visit In Chandel

Top Things to do in Chandel

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1. Yangoupokpi - Lokchao Wildlife Sanctuary

Yangoupokpi - Lokchao Wildlife Sanctuary
Must visit 3.4 /5

26 km
from city center
1 out of 3
places to visit in Chandel

Founded in 1989, this wildlife sanctuary covers an area of 185 sq km, and is home to multiple species of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians as well as fish.

2. Tengnoupal

Must visit 3.4 /5

18 km
from city center
2 out of 3
places to visit in Chandel

The main tourist spot here is Tengnoupal which provides a bird's eye view of the entire valley of Manipur, from an altitude of 2,500 to 10,000 feet. It is also a popular excursion site for some tourists along with providing a serene atmosphere for others.

3. Moreh

3.1 /5

33 km
from city center
3 out of 3
places to visit in Chandel

At the border of India and Myanmar, this strategically located area is well known for the business units that have sprung up, making it the commercial town of Manipur. It is also known for its natural beauty.

FAQs on Chandel

Can you suggest an itinerary for Chandel?

Sightseeing trips can be completed in 2 days if you want to visit the main attractions. For a leisurely time, a 3-day trip would be ideal which will allow you to spend quite some time in the neighbouring country as well.

If you arrive in Imphal and proceed to Chandel the previous day, reaching in the night, the following itinerary will help you make the most of your time in and around Chandel.

Day 1: Visit the Yangoupokpi-Lokchao Wildlife Sanctuary early in the morning. Soak in flora and fauna and proceed to Tengnoupal. Enjoy the bird’s eye view of Manipur. Return to your lodging place for a refreshing, good night’s sleep. Don’t miss the local cuisine over dinner while you are here.

Day 2: Visit Moreh, the commerce town and indulge in shopping. If you have a passport, visit Tamu in the neighbouring country of Myanmar.

If you extend your trip to Day 3, and there are guided tours to the towns of Kalimiview and Mandalay in Myanmar, jump at the chance as they do not take place frequently.

How can I commute within Chandel?

Cabs are available in Chandel.
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