UPCOMING CONFIRM DEPARTURE –
Sundarban Confirmed Departure: November: 8,9,10 Wildlife sanctuaries and November: 11,12,13 ( Rash Mela Hindu pilgrim festival tour inside the forest. Price per person @ Bengali people @ 9,000 to 12,000 ( attached bath) and foreigners @ 15000,
31st Night and New year 2020 trip FOR FOREIGNERS on 31st to 2nd January 2020 @ 15000 to 9,000 from Mongla and from Dhaka by rocket steamer and return by air within 4 days / 4 nights @ USD. 610 Dollar.
Save Sundarbans Wildlife avoiding Rash Mela Festival
Sundarbans Rash Mela festival is becoming the tradition of Hindus once hosted by Hindu fisherman whose firstly prayed before the sun rise during the first high tide to wash away their sins as starting their living in the Dubla island for fishing and dried up the sea fishes.
The traditions for Hindu people have 13 Puja festivals in 12 months and all of these Puja festivals are associated with mela.
The Sundarban is home to diverse wildlife including the Royal Bengal Tiger. It’s very important true is that a Tiger always pray for not meeting with two legs of any creation of God in his roars region but the Hindu devotees made a traditional ceremony which is now sensational Festival in Bangladesh Sundarbans. Should be stop immediately for saving remaining Tigers. At once deer and other wildlife poaching was very easiest way during the Rash mela period but last few years Government is monitoring highly saving the wildlife but sound pollution is highly disturb to the wildlife and environment is usually damaged due to festival.
We “ BANGLADESH EXPEDITIONS” also ready to offer a package tour based 35 person capacities and 70 person capacities specially built sundarban cruising vessel to operate the festival trip along with Hiron point and Katka Tiger point expeditions although wildlife sighting is very rare during the festival time.
This year Rash Mela festival date – 11th to 13th November 2019 and we starting the trip from Khulna and Mongla based our deluxe categories vessel per person cost @ 9,000 Taka to 12,000 Taka including all cost for 3 days.
Sundarban – Barisal – Bagerhat based Rocket steamer cruise confirmed by one foreigner on 20th November 2019
Places to visit:
* Barisal backwater cruise by trawler engine boat and floating farmers vegetables and timber market
* Rocket paddle steamer cruise
* Bagerhat sixty dome Mosque and
* the Sundarbans forest around Harbaria Eco tourism center + Karamjal and short narrow canal cruise within a day.
Wednesday – Day-01: Dhaka – Rocket cruise – Barisal
Our guide will received and greets you at Sadarghat Terminal for an overnight rocket paddle steamer 1st class journey to Barisal.
Thursday- Day-02: Barisal – Backwater cruise – Floating market
on arrival Barisal early in the morning our guide take a CNG and 5 minutes drive to Hotel for take off your luggage and continue on to Banaripara takes 1 hours and half, we board into the local engine boat for the backwater cruise to explore floating market and surrounds by boat, late in the afternoon check in hotel for shower and stay in hotel deluxe room.
Friday- Day 03: Bagerhat Mosque and Mausoleum
early in the morning board into the ship for an existing cruise up to Hularhat and you will leave the rocket for one hour car journey to Bagerhat World architectural heritage sites, late in the afternoon check in Mongla pashur hotel for night pass.
Saturday- Day-04: Sundarban day cruise – Harbaria – Karamjal
board into the sundarbans day cruising boat for seeing the Sundarbans and visiting Harbaria with its canal cruise, on the way back visit Karamjal crocodile breeding center, late in the afternoon leave the boat and car journey to Khulna catching overnight Volvo bus journey to Dhaka.
Price per person @ US$ 400.00
Price includes all cost.like accommodation + rocket cabin + hotel + boats + permission + all food and tour guide.
*** Sundarban package tour on every Friday from Mongla and Thursday from Dhaka by Volvo bus and every Wednesday from Dhaka by British built Rocket paddle steamer cruise and return by air
Sundarban and Bagerhat tour by Rocket paddle steamer and air or Volvo bus ( 4 days / 4 nights )
option-2: Next tour confirmed by 1 foreigner
20th November: Dhaka city tour and Rocket steamer 1st class overnight cruise
Depart Dhaka after full day Old Dhaka tour and Paddle wheel rocket steamer 1st class overnight cruise to Hularhat.
21st November: – Bagerhat Mosque and Mausoleum – Mongla
car drive to visit Bagerhat World heritage site then drive to Mongla pashur hotel deluxe room for night pass.
22nd November: Mongla – Sundarban forest – Katka Tiger point
you will board into the boat which will be run as Sundarban package tour with other tourists you will adventure and boat guide will accompanying you with other guests.
23rd November: Katka and Kachikhali dominant Tiger point treks
full day wildlife expeditions like early morning bird watching then jungle walk through grasslands then beach trail and in the evening Kachikhali canal cruise for watching birds and aquatic mammals by raw boat and Tiger lands safari in Kachikhali ETC.
24th November: Dolphin watching – Harbaria – Karamjal crocodile breeding center
you will return cruise to Mongla, on the way visit Harbaria Eco tourism center and Karamjal crocodile breeding center. Late in the afternoon car journey to Khulna for catching your Volvo bus journey to Dhaka.
Sundarban Package Price for Single => US 670
Price per person: US$ 410 and much discount for 4 or 6 person.
* Old Dhaka tour from Dhaka airport
* Rocket steamer 1st class private cabin ( Dhaka to Hularhat )
* Bagerhat sight-seeing by car then transfer to Mongla
* 1 night stay in Pashur hotel deluxe room
* all food and accompanied tour guide.
* Entry fees and necessary permission + revenue.
* Sundarban 3 days cruise around Wildlife sanctuaries
* Mongla to Khulna by car then Khulna to Dhaka or Benapole by train AC chair oe Scania Volvo bus
Price per person if run by 6 to 8 person: US$ 350 ( by Rocket + car + Volvo bus )
Price per person: US$ 400.00 ( by Rocket paddle steamer + car + Air )
We organize customize tour and price quoted according to the group size.
- Sylhet and Srimangal for 3 days / 2 nights by car on 19th June to 21st June
- Rangamati and Bandarban for 3 days by A/c bus and jeep
- Archaeological and Mango trip to Rajshahi and Bogra for 4 days by car
- Sundarban wildlife estuaries by rocket steamer and air on 17th to 21st June
- Cox’s bazaar beach and offshore islands trip by air and local transport
Sundarban tour based rocket steamer and air
Our confirm private sundarban tour round the year on every weekend where some tourist can join and reduce the price of all participants as above:
Day 1- Wednesday: Depart Dhaka by the Rocket Steamer once Launce British Raj as paddle wheel steamer only elite classes people and Jamindar uses 1st class but now decreasing the aristocracy just remaining popularity existed as the Service run by Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Corporation (BIWTC). At present, this service is open for 6 days a week (Friday off ) from Dhaka, leaving at 1800 hours. On this trip, we shell provide first class cabin accommodation in twin bed on boat. food included from fine dining on the boat. Please note that beer or hard liquor is not available in the restaurant. overnight on the Paddle Steamer Ac cabin.
Please Note: every Thursday and Monday from Dhaka run by New shaped rocket launch and other days British built dilapidated steamer enjoyed and attracted by foreign travelers.
Day -2 on Thursday: in the morning you will chance to look the riverine rustic beauty and the countryside along the river ways until arrive at Hularhat by 09:30 am then 1 and half hour car journey to Bagerhat World heritage Mosque along with other historical place, late in the afternoon check in hotel for shower and before sunset rickshaw trip along the bank of Pashur river and visit Mongla port city, after having dinner sleep in Pashur hotel.
( in the private tour we recommended our guests not staying in hotel tell us to cruise in the evening time so that guests can change to see and more time in the wildlife estuaries. )
Day-03 on Friday: early in the morning you will Board to the boat at Mongla in the Morning. On way, we will stop at chandpai forest station to take the permit finally. in the late afternoon bird watching trip into the canal, sitting on the watch tower to have a look the wildlife in the evening, overnight in couple / twin cabin room of the boat at Katka forest station.
Day-04 on Saturday: On this day, we will offer different activities at around Katka & Kachikhali, like walking into the forest, sitting on the watch tower to have a look the wildlife, going into the beach through jungle grassland. adventure walking into the mangrove forest around many deer about to Tiger tilla, Bird watching through canal in the evening by a country boat. overnight nearby Kachikhali forest station or cruise back to Harintana / bird canal.
Day-05 on Sunday: wooden boat trip through bird canal where you find maximum species mangrove plants and get the chance many species of bird, macaque and deer, return to the vessel for a magnificent cruise through Barrikhal channel is very narrow criss-crosess both side magnetic Mangrove forest often seen egrets and spotted few endanger species included Musket fin foot, lesser adjutant, crocodile, deer and Macaque, it takes 3 hours and half while we reached at Harbaria Eco tourism center searching Tiger foot print in the mud along the walk through wooden made path,
in the evening we leave the boat at Mongla and car drive to Khulna by 07:00 PM having an early dinner catching overnight train / Volvo bus journey to Dhaka.
Weekend Package rice Per person in BDT: 32,000 to 35,000 ( single and couple each cost )
private tour price per person: BDT. (Transport : Rocket + Boat + Car + bus / train )
1 person —02 person –03 person—04 person —05 person
06 person —- 08 person — 10 person
28,500 ……… 24,000 …….. 21,500 / 26,000
Note: if you are 10 person then we use our 20 person capacities more bigger and comfortable vessel and price will be @ 26,000 Taka
Tour Price includes:
* Dhaka – Hularhat by rocket steamer 1st class
* 3 days Sundarban cruise around Kotka, kachikhali and herbaria through Barikhal channel.
* all food with BAR B Q dinner ( 3 meal and 2 snacks in a day, all time tea / coffee and bottle water, fruits, drinks
* pick from residence to boat and airport drop to residence,
* Sixty domed Mosque sight-seeing;
* Mongla – Khulna by private transport
* Khulna – Dhaka by train or Volvo bus
* Foreigners permission for sundarban forest;
* Experienced English speaking tour guide.
Trip plan For Multi places travelers:
- We have some other tours nearby best attractive places popular by foreign travelers like Barisal Backwater cruise for an ultimate seeing the peasants activities and floating market and this trip plan require 1night stay at Barisal 3 star hotel
- After completing Sundarbans and Bagerhat trip staying one night at Khulna city inn visitors can train journey to Rajshahi archaeological sites around ancient Mosque and Temple town along with World heritage Buddhist sites for 5 to 6 days.