Another north-eastern beauty of India is this majestic state of Tripura. It is a hilly region offering you magnificent views of valleys and mountains decked up with the green cover. It is such an amazing place but never talked about when we plan for a vacation in the north-east of India. This is because it is the third smallest region in India spanning across 10,400 sq km. It also shares a border with Bangladesh. The best part about visiting this state is that it has a completely different essence to it. The culture here is very different from what we usually experience. So, the journey to the Tripura will surely be a cherishable memory.
Here are the 5 best tourist places in Tripura one should visit once in a lifetime.
The first place to explore is obviously the capital city of Tripura, Agartala. It is home to a fascinating and wonderful palace that is Ujjayanta Palace. It is an age-old palace built-in 1899. It has a state-of-the-art architecture and the charm of it will lure you to visit it once. It also has a huge Mughal-styled garden. It also features wooded terrains and steep green valleys. Overall, this place has all the right reasons to make you visit it once.
Udaipur – AKA Rangmati
Oh no! This isn’t Udaipur from Rajasthan, even Tripura has a beautiful city named Udaipur. However, to our surprise, even this Udaipur has a number of lakes in its list. It is famous for one of the religious temples, Sundari Temple. Not only natural lakes but this city also boasts some of the artificial lakes such as Dhani Sagar, Bijoy Sagar, Jagannath Dighi, and Amar Sagar. It has many other major attractions – Old Palace, Tepania Eco-Park, Gunabati Group of Temples, etc.
Another hilly region in the northern part of Tripura is Jampui Hills. It is at an elevation of 1000 meters above sea level. This is also the land of juicy oranges and steep lush green valleys. This place shares a border with Mizoram and it is highly populated with Mizo people. There is also Sepahijala Wildlife sanctuary in the vicinity of this amazing hill. You can enjoy the variety of wildlife species here or you can also do bird watching activity as the bird variety is also vast here.
If you are a history buff, then this place is home to timeless ruins from the era-old world. The stone carvings depict the pictures of Lord Shiva thus attracts Hindu pilgrims a lot. This ruin is located in the Kailasahwar district. Not only this but it also showcases a picturesque waterfall, which is one of the hotspots for tourists. So, if you want to have a look at hundred of huge ruins scattered here and there and spellbinding rock carvings, then make your way to this part of India.
If you want to explore the beauty of old temples and palaces, then this is the perfect city in Tripura. It is home to Pilak, Chabimura, Neermahal Palace, Ujjayanta Palace, Gumti Wildlife Sanctuary, Jagannath Temple, which will give you altogether a different experience of this state. Another tourist attraction in the vicinity of this city is the huge juice plant. There are multiple handicraft shops near to this plant for your gift shopping spree.
These were some of the best places to visit in Tripura. You will definitely fall in love with these amazing places right at first glance.