: With an objective of administrative decentralization to bring government services close to people, the erstwhile South Tripura District was bifurcated in the year 2011 into present South Tripura District having its headquarter at Belonia and Gomati District having its headquarter at Udaipur.
Famous Places in South Tripura: Bardosh Eco Park, Border Haat, Bharat Bangla Maitree Uddyan Chottakhol, Dhananjoy Tripura Smriti Eco-Park, Is-Land Eco Park, Trishna Wildlife Sanctuary, Kalapania Nature Park, Pilak.
Bardosh Eco Park: The “Rejuvenated Bardosh Eco-Park” has recently been inaugurated by Shri Jishnu Debbarma, Hon’ble Deputy Chief Minister, Tripura. It is located at Bardosh, under Rajnagar RD Block. It has natural scenic beauties with a variety of flora and fauna. It consists of a huge lake at the center of the park where the visitors may have splendid boating experience. Small huts and highland around the lake makes it overwhelmingly photogenic.
Border Haat: Border Haat, is a special market place located exactly on the Zero line between India and Bangladesh, where both Indian and Bangladeshi citizens of nearby area can visit and purchase the goods from vendors, who are also from both countries in equal numbers. All the transactions here are Tax free. Both Bangladeshi and Indian currencies are in circulation in the market. Buyers can only purchase in reasonable family consumption quantities.
Bharat Bangla Maitree Uddyan Chottakhol: India Bangla Moitree Udyan has been established in 2017. In the war of liberation of 1971, this beautiful garden was created to commemorate the victory of the brave soldiers of Bangladesh under the leadership of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the brave soldiers of Bangladesh and the brave courage of the Indian brave army led by the then Indian Prime Minister Smt. Indira Gandhi. Here the statue of the Liberation War has been established.
Dhananjoy Tripura Smriti Eco-Park: The memorial of Dhananjay Tripura has been constructed in a park. This park is located in the vast area of Shikirbazar subdivision and Sokiram Bari area under Jolaybari block. This park filled with many scenic views is present every day. The amazing view of Phulbagan is spread across the vast area of this park.
Is-Land Eco Park: This park is located in the smallkhil area of Suborum sub-division. It is an extra attraction because the park is located in the surrounding area of the international border area. Lilagar tea garden in the subdivision is located next to this park.
Trishna Wildlife Sanctuary: Trishna Wildlife Sanctuary is a Wildlife Sanctuary in Tripura. It covers an area of about 163.08 square kilometres (62.97 sq mi). This sanctuary is situated in South Tripura District. It is 18 kilometers away from the sub divisional town of Belonia and is connected with Agartala by state highway. It can be approached either from Belonia in the south or Sonamura in the northern side. The sanctuary has an area of 194.708 square kilometers.
Kalapania Nature Park: It ia big natural park near Sabroom town.Tripura govt running park, nice park but not mantained well. There is a huge pond at the center of the park dividing it into halves. You got boating services as well as beautiful cottages around the small hills surrounding the water body. . Work created by enthusiastic minister Jiten Chaudhury. Developed fast and now frequented by many.
Pilak: The site of a civilization which flourished during 8-12 centuries of the Christian era has been a cradle of culture of heterodox creeds and sects representing both Hinduism i.e. Shiva, Surya, Baishnabi and Buddhism i.e. Hinayana, Mahayana, Bajrayana which bear testimony to peaceful co-existence of the two cultures.