Agartala is the capital city of the Indian province of Tripura and is the second-biggest city in upper east India after Guwahati. The city is represented by the Agartala Municipal Corporation. The city is the seat of the Government of Tripura. It is situated on the banks of the Haora River, close to the Bangladesh fringe, around 90 km (55 mi) east of Bangladesh’s capital Dhaka.
Home to the Manikya Kings before, Agartala is the ideal blend of regular magnificence joined with various and rich culture.
Agartala isn’t only all blossoms and valleys yet, in addition, has a social extravagance with the decent variety of individuals that stay here alongside the chronicled and strict landmarks. The capital of Tripura figures out how to make its way of life and character out of the meeting up of accounts of every one of the individuals who live here and give it their very own tint culture. The most created city in the state, it is as yet a long ways from the metros and thus keeps up the best of the two universes.
Attractions: Ujjayanta Palace, Sepahijala Wildlife Sanctuary, Chittagong Hills, Tripura Sundari Temple, Neermahal, Ummaneshwar Temple, Jagannath Temple, Jampui Hill, Buddha Temple, Kunjaban Palace, Raima Valley, etc…
Nearby Places: Kailashahar, Unakoti, Bison (Rajbari) National Park, Rudrasagar Lake, Melaghar, Ambassa, Kumarghat, Dharmanagar, Pilak etc…
Best Time to visit: The best time to visit is from December to February.
Peak Season: Winter Season.
How to Reach
- By Air: The Agartala Airport is connected to most of the major cities in the country either directly or through Guwahati and Kolkata. Taxis and auto rickshaws are easily available outside the airport.
- By Rail: For railway travellers, direct trains are available from Lumding in Assam. Lumding is connected to New Delhi via Brahmaputra mail which also joins UP, Bihar, West Bengal and other parts of Assam. The station is located within a few kilometres from the city centre, so you can easily hire a taxi or auto rickshaw from outside the station to travel to any part of the city.
- By Road: Bus services are also available for those coming in from Guwahati, Silchar and Shillong.
Popular Restaurants: Invitation, Cafe Coffee Day, Hotel Sonar Tori, Momos N More, Khunti Kadai, Abhishek Hotel and Restaurant, Pizza’ria, Royal Veg, Coffee Tea and Me, Taj Sweets & Veg Restaurant, Cafe Frespresso, etc… Read more