M.V. Chhuti : Specially Built Sundarban Cruising Vessel
Built-in Dhaka, Bangladesh
Inauguration: November 1995
most importantly because M.V. Chhuti, the first vessel designed for tourism in Bangladesh, therefore was specially built for cruises to the Sundarbans Forest and other areas of Bangladesh. The experienced captain and his crew are well trained to make every trip safe, enjoyable and relaxing for all guests.
M.V. Chhuti is the ideal vessel for groups of up to 20 people, with accommodation in spacious cabins, a cozy lounge, and great food. An experienced cook and his assistant manage the kitchen. Besides preparing outstanding Traditional Bangladeshi Food, they also cater to different needs, such as Vegetarian Dishes, less spicy dishes, and special Children’s Menus.
Length : 78 ft./25 m
Width : 20 ft./6.5 m
Draft : 5.5 ft./1.75 m
Engine: 1 General Motors Diesel Engine, 265 BHP, 6 Cylinders
Max. Speed : 20 km/h
Average Speed: 10 km/h
Power supply: 1 Lister, 15 kW, Diesel Generator, 1 Honda, 5 kW, Petrol Generator
Accommodation: 10 Cabins with 24 beds, plus 5 cabins for the crew, guides and forest guards. Mosquito nets are provided for each bed. All rooms and the lounge area equipped with Lights, Fans, and 220 AC outlets.
2-bed Cabin: 6
4-bed Cabin: 2
Dining: Cozy Lounge
Toilet Facilities: 2 Indian Style and 2 Western Style Toilets, 2 Showers
Additional features :
Freshwater storage capacity: 20,000 Liters of Freshwater are carried in 2 Tanks
Safety features: 4 Fire extinguishers, Lifebuoys, Firehose, Lifejackets, Sand-boxes, Speedboat with 45 BHP petrol engine