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Loktak Lake, Imphal

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Home to the world's only floating national park, Loktak Lake is famous for being covered in "phumdis"--small floating islands made of decomposing vegetation and soil. The park is located on the largest of the phumdis and is home to exotic species, such as the Indian python and the endangered sangai deer, the Manipuri state animal. The lake has been facing serious environmental threats, including pollution, erosion, and decline of biodiversity-- it currently features over 200 species of aquatic plants, over 400 animal species, and more than 100 bird species. Put Loktak Lake at the forefront of your travel plans using our Imphal holiday planner.
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  • Easily accessible by good road from Imphal, Loktak lake is a must visit. A boat trip in morning or evening hours to the Phumdis (floating islands) is a memorable experience. Climb upto the nearly hill...  more »
  • Amazing place with rare view of tiny floating islands of vegetation. Looks beautiful in the evening. Poorly maintained infrastructure though.  more »
  • The lake itself is beautiful . I recommend apending a night , so you can catch the beautiful sunrise and sunset. You can stay at the Sendra Resort (of The Classic Group) which is located right on top ...  more »

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