Palace in Agartala

Ujjayanta Palace

Agartala’s centrepiece is this striking, dome-capped palace. Flanked by two large reflecting ponds, the whitewashed 1901 edifice was built by Tripura’s 182nd maharaja. Within the superstructure is a museum (the only…
Museum in Agartala

Tripura Government Museum

This small state-operated museum has a variety of tribal displays plus some interesting musical instruments made from bamboo.
Hindu Temple in Agartala

Jagannath Mandir

Of the four Hindu temples around the Ujjayanta Palace compound, the most fanciful is Jagannath Mandir. Its massive sculptured portico leads into a complex with wedding-cake architecture painted in ice-cream sundae c…