Churachandpur is tribal towns known for its local handicrafts which are available in abundance and is the district headquarters. Best period to visit this place is September to February. Monsoon is heavy and leads to landslide. Landslides are a common phenomenon in the in rainy season and road blockades are also cleared quite fast.
Churachandpur in Manipur is truly an island of peace, tranquility, prosperity and progress due to its people. There are 20 to 30 tribes, each with their different dialects and languages living together in noticeable size following their own religion and custom. Thus it makes this place a colourful cosmopolitan town. Churachandpur is also known as Lamka, called by the locals is a place where one can find all the communities like Kuki, Mizo, Naga and Zomi ethnic groups. Dresses and handicrafts available here are all beautiful and is found in vibrant colors.
Excursion around Churachandpur to the homeland of tribes, the handicraft market and Tonglon cave are important tourist attraction. Nearly 32 kilometers from Churachandpur is the Tonglon cave, an important tourist attraction. This is a must visit site.