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Indian in Agartala

Restaurant Kurry Klub

The in-house restaurant at Hotel Welcome Palace serves generous helpings of tasty Indian food, including some fantastic fish preparations. It’s particularly busy during dinner.
Indian in Agartala

Abhishek Restaurant

Choose between a marine-themed AC dining room and an outdoor seating area with tables set amid bushes and sculptures, and then proceed to put away a hearty meal comprising some eminently enjoyable North Indian and l…
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.
in Tripura

Sepahijala Wildlife Sanctuary

Southern Tripura’s best known sights can be combined into a long day trip from Agartala. All transport passes the gates of Sepahijala Wildlife Sanctuary, a local picnic and boating spot famous for its spectacled mon…
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…
Hindu Temple in Udaipur

Tripura Sundari Mandir

The main sight in Udaipur is the Tripura Sundari Mandir, a 1501 Kali temple where a steady stream of pilgrims make almost endless animal sacrifices that leave the grounds as bloody as the temple’s vivid-red shikhara…
Monument in Neermahal & Melagarh


Tripura’s most iconic building, the 1930 Neermahal, is a gorgeous red-and-white water palace, empty but shimmering on its own boggy island in the lake of Rudra Sagar. Like its counterpart in Rajasthan’s Udaipur, thi…