Cooch Behar

Places to visit in Cooch Behar

Baneswar Siva TempleLocated at a distance of 10kms from the centre of the city, the temple homes a Shivalinga which is 10ft below the plinth level. The temple also has a statue of Arthanarishwar.

Madan Mohan TempleBuilt during 1885-1887 by Maharaja Nripendra Narayan, this temple is beautifully designed and enjoys a huge following. The temple enshrines deities like Madan Mohan, Tara Ma, Kali Ma and Ma Bhawani.

RajbariCooch Behar Palace is pure beauty to those with a love for architecture, it will inspire them in a way normal people won’t understand. Built in 1887, the royal palace was once the residence of the royal family of Cooch Behar.

SagardihiHuge tank situated in the heart of the city, Sagardighi was excavated by Maharaja Hitendra Narayan. The tank has heritage hotels, Victor House and a War Memorial around it. Tourists find it rather interesting to take a stroll down the gallery.

What to eat in Cooch Behar : Local Food and Cuisine


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