Phumdi or floating masses of green vegetation form enthralling islands in the scenic waters of Loktak Lake. These small islands are home to many Manipuri tribes and attract tourists with their unique features and serenity. This beautiful, breath-taking lake is popular for these floating islands—which are home to local communities of Manipur and inhabited by several fishermen and their families. The pacific waters of this calm and serene lake, rejuvenates your mind , body and soul alike and transcends you to celestial realms of natural beauty.
One of the best places to view the many floating islands on this large and sprawling lake is from atop the Sendra Tourist Home, located in the midst of Sendra Island. From here, you can get a bird-eye's view of the greenery of the Phumdis sailing on the blue waters of the lake. These Circular rings of vegetation are found only in Loktak Lake and are certainly a sight to behold.