Special trip to Sundarbans – Land of Tiger
The world’s largest contiguous mangrove forest hosts an amazing faunal & floral diversity, including the probably largest remaining population of Royal Bengal tigers, the endangered estuarine crocodile, Ganges River dolphins as well as an astounding variety of birds. Join our Adventure Cruise and explore this intricate maze of tidal waterways, a natural treasure of Bangladesh.
Welcome to our Sundarban Adventure Cruise. Early in the morning board the waiting boat at Jailkhana Ghat in Khulna. After completion of the boarding the boat will begin the cruise to the south. After few hours of cruising the boat will stop at a forest station to complete formalities and also pick up armed forest guards to stay onboard. After that the boat will resume the cruise and arrive at Kotka forest station late in the afternoon and anchor for overnight stay. If time permits your guide will offer some activities in the forest. Overnight on board.
Shortly after sunrise we invite you to explore the narrow creeks aboard a wooden rowboat, allowing a close look at the unique mangrove fauna & flora. After a leisurely breakfast the guide will offer a variety of activities, including an easy trek to the pristine beach facing the Bay of Bengal or a hike through the mangroves. In the afternoon there will be more activities for you. Overnight on board.
Depending on the tide schedule, the boat will begin the return journey with the high tide and cruising the whole day, arrive Khulna in the evening. Disembark the boat after dinner.
Price per person (inTaka): 11500 for a group of minimum 16 people
*Forest permission will be BDT. 550/- Bangladeshi
* Forest permission will be BDT 5100/ foreign nationals.
PRICE SHALL INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING SERVICES:
The trip as per itinerary with on board accommodation on sharing basis and meals starting from breakfast on day-01 to dinner on day-03
English speaking guide
Kindly note that alcoholic drinks are not be served on board. But one is free to bring them along. Soft drinks shall be available on payment.
For your own comfort, we request you to carry minimum luggage. However, we suggest you to carry the following items: Torch / Towel / Umbrella or Raincoat / Binoculars / Suitable Clothes / Camera & Film / Mosquito repellent / Sun tan lotion / Walking shoes & Sandals / Swimming gear / Reading material / Board Games.