Dhaka-Sundarban tour (#1 of 8)
Dhaka-Sundarban tour (#1 of 8)
The important spots :
The important tourist spots in Sundarban are Karamjal,Katka,Kochikhali and Hiron poit.Hiron point has tiger,deer,monkey,crocodile,birds and natural beauty.Katka for deer,tigers,crocodiles,many kinds of birds and monkey,morning and evening song of wild fowls.Lot of expanse of grassy meadows running from katka to kachikhali provides 0pportunities for wild tracking.
Hiron point is called the world heritage state.When you will visit Hiron point,you can see the dotted deers walking and running in Hiron point.
SUNDARBAN :It is situited in the southwest corner of Bangladesh.It stands on the bank of Rupsha river in Khulna and 320 km west of Dhaka.Its area is 5770 sq.km and the home of Royal Bengal Tiger.Sundarban is the largest mangrove forest in the world.Cress-crossing crecks and canals creeping about 10000 islets swell and sink with the tide in the Bay of Bengal.Sundarban is home to 80 % of reptiles,40 % of mammal's species and about 50 % of all birds species of Bangladesh ( The world heritage sites ).Globally 35 mangrove plants species have been spotted,14 % of which are found in the Sundarban.UNESCO has declared the Sundarbans as a world heritage property.
Tour itinerary of Sundarban :
Day 01 :After arrival in Dhaka airport we shall check in hotel and if possible we shall arrange half day city tour to Sadarghat river front,Dhakesshari temples,Lalbag fort of Mughal emperor,National Museum,Shahid Minar,Karzon hall and Parliament building the finest architectural wonder of Louis I kahn.Overnight at hotel.
Day 02 :After breakfast we shall start our journey from Dhaka to Khulna by A/C bus,after arrival at Khulna we shall be transferred to hotel.In the early morning we shall start our cruising towards the world heritage mangrove forest and the home of Royal Bengal Tigers,Crocodiles,various other wild animals and enchanting birds.After reach Daingmari forest station we shall take permission and start cruising from Daingmari.Cruising will continue for about 8/9 hours through the rivers and canals of the deep forest and reach Katka by the late evening and overnight stay in the boat.
Day 03 : Early in the morning we shall start our journey inside forest by country silent boat through a narrowed creeks to observe the wildlife and specislly to observe the most enchanting local birds including the rare species of masked fin foot.Kingfisher,serpentine eagle,sea eagle,stork,flycatcher,bee eaters and different types tailor and weaving birds.After breakfast we shall offer different activities in and arourd Katka office including stalking inside forest cover walking to the tiger beach,swimming in the bay of Bengal and watching the wildlife from the observatory tower set for tiger watch.Most of the day you will spend in and around the Kotka,Kachikhali,Egg island to enjoy the serene beauty of forest,coastal islands and fishing and overnight stay in the boat.
Day 04 : In the early morning we shall start our journey to come back to Khulna.Soon after wards we shall arrange your transfer to Jessore airport for domestic flight to Dhaka.After reach Dhaka check in hotel and stay overnight hotel.
Day 05 :We shall transfer to you in airport acconding to flight deperturing time.
Tour cost for 4days/3night is 350 USD per person