A tourist’s itinerary is incomplete without shopping. Producing a wealth of wood and bamboo every year, the region has a rich tradition of traditional handicrafts. Table mats, floor mats, room dividers, hand woven fabrics, decorated lamp shades, wall panels - all these are durable, aesthetic and are available in a variety of designs and colours. The Jnan Bichitra Bookzone is famous among the tourists. The tribal craftsmen of Agartala are also famous for making exquisite artifacts from palm leaves and clay. The government-run shopping outlets like Travel Agartala offer authentic artifacts at reasonable prices. If you are fond of exploring places, a visit to the tribal villages is a must.