Sundarbans Excursion With Rocket Steamer

Multi-day & Extended Tours, Dhaka, Bangladesh to Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Tour Duration: 7 Nights 8 DaysLocation: Dhaka, Bagerhat, Mongla, Sundarbans, Khulna.Tour Attraction: Old Dhaka, Rocket, Sundarbans.Best Time To Visit: October-AprilArrival to departure package to visit 02 World Heritage Sight in Bangladesh – Sundarbans and Bagerhat, including an overnight journey on a century old paddle steamer called Rocket, and experiencing the life and sights at Old Dhaka. Sundarbans is the largest mangrove forest on earth., home of Bengal Tigers and many birds and wildlife. Best tour to experience Sundarbans.On this tour, after visiting Old Dhaka the whole day and before embarking paddle steamer in the evening, we’ll take you back to your hotel in the evening for shower, which will significantly improve your experience, as there is no facilities for shower on Rocket and you have yet another day ahead before reaching your next hotel at Mongla.
Itinerary:Day-01: Arrival A guide of us will meet you inside the airport, pick you Up and transfer you to your hotel. Overnight stay at Dhaka. Day-02: Old Dhaka and RocketPick-up hotel lobby at 8.00 H and visit Dhakeshwari Temple, Lalbagh Fort, Khan Mohammad, Mridha Mosque, Armenian Church, Star Mosque, Ahsan Manzil and Sadarghat River Ferry Terminal. Take lunch at a local restaurant. Return to hotel and have couple of hours for shower. Enjoy a short boat ride at river Buriganga in the evening On a wooden boat to feel the rhythm of the live and Vibrant river and enjoy sunset. Embark Rocket Steamer at Sadarghat River Station at 18.00 H. A memorable overnight journey in Rocket Steamer to Hularhat. (Sleeping Cabin)Day-03: UNESCO World Heritage City BagerhatEnjoy the beauty of Bangladesh from Rocket Steamer. Disembark from Rocket at Hularhat. Drive to Bagerhat, visit Bagerhat and is an UNESCO protected World Heritage site in Bangladesh. You’ll visit The 60 Dome Mosque, 09 Dome Mosque, Rono Bijoypur Mosque and Singair Mosque. Also we’ll take you to visit The shrine of Khan Jahan Ali. Drive toward Mongla. Overnight at Mongla (Parjatan Hotel Pasur)Day-04: Sundarbans: KochikhaliTransfer to our waiting boat toward Sundarbans. Stop on a forest Station to complete formalities and continue toward Kochikhali. We’ll taking you through rewarding narrow canals is the main point of this Private tour on a small boat, where is your best chance To spot a tiger and many wildlife. We’ll reach Kochikhali in the evening. Overnight stay on the boat in a sleeping cabin. Day-05: Sundarbans: Kochikhali & Kotka Wildlife SanctuaryRide a wooden rowboat on a canal in the morning in Search wildlife. Back to the main boat and have breakfast. Start hiking on the forest from Kochikhali forest station toward the Jamtola Beach. Spend an Hour on the beach. Reach Kotka station and transfer to our waiting boat. Go to the watch tower at Kotka and seat there rest of The evening. Overnight Stay on the boat in a sleeping cabin. Day-06: Sundarbans: Kotka Wildlife SanctuaryGo for a boat ride on the small row boat. Return to The main boat and have breakfast. We’ll start our journey toward Mongla from here through other small rivers and canals. Reach Mongla in the Afternoon and drive to Khulna (1.5 hrs). Overnight stay at Khulna (Hotel Royal International)Day-07: Khulna – DhakaAfter breakfast, transfer to Khulna Railway Station. Depart for Dhaka on Chitra Express. Arrive Dhaka and transfer to Hotel. Overnight stay at Dhaka (Fours Point By Sheraton)Day-08: DepartureTransfer to airport according to your flight, say good Bye. End of the tour.

What’s included

  • All airport transfer at Dhaka.
  • 07 Nights accommodation in hotels and boat cabin as mentioned in the itinerary, with complementary breakfast.
  • Lunch on Day-02 on a decent local restaurant (authentic Local food)
  • All meals, drinking water, tea and coffee while on the boat at Sundarbans for three days on Day-04,05 and 06.
  • 1st class cabin on Rocket Paddle Steamer to Hularhat on Twin sharing basis.
  • Air-conditioned car, driver and English speaking guide.
  • 5,500 BDT per person forest permission fee for Sundarbans.
  • All tips except our guide, driver and boat crew.

What’s not included

  • Any food, drinks or beverage other than mentioned above.
  • 1,200 BDT fee for video camera (If need any)
  • Any personal item.