Relief International : Sundarbans Adventure Tour: River Cruise and Wildlife Eco Park

Sundarbans Adventure Tour: River Cruise and Wildlife Eco Park

Sathkhira, Bangladesh

Relief International

Non-profit organization

2 days/1 night
From$100 USDper person

Relief International is a global organization dedicated to providing poverty relief and community development to vulnerable populations.

Tour Highlights

  • Visit beautiful Bangladesh while supporting ecotourism and wildlife conservation efforts.
  • Discover Karamjal, a unique ranger station offering various wildlife and scenery.
  • Explore a crocodile sanctuary and dolphin sanctuary and river cruise through the Sundarbans.

Tour revenue will be invested in community development, conservation of mangrove forests and the livelihoods of local forest-dependent populations.

Tour Details

  • Frequency

    Any day by appointment.

  • Start Time

    7:30 AM

  • Duration

    2 days/1 night

  • Good For

    Children, Families, Youth, Professionals

  • Languages

    English, Bengali/Bangla

  • Weather

    Tour will be cancelled or postponed in case of inclement weather

  • Tour Participants

    1 to 15

  • Difficulty

    Easy (short walking distances, low or no physical effort)

  • Clothing & Equipment

    Light shirt, Comfortable shoes for walking, Hat, Sunglasses, Warm clothes, Change of clothes

  • Volunteer Opportunities

    Yes

Tour Description

Travel by air or bus to the Gol kanon eco-site in the natural region of the Sundarbans. Upon your arrival, you will have the opportunity to enjoy lunch (2:00-3:00pm). Next, visitors will go sightseeing via a river cruise (5:00-6:30pm). Explore the natural sights that the Sundarbans has to offer and enjoy the relaxing environment. The Sundarbans is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Before the day ends, you will have the opportunity to enjoy a short cultural performance (7:30-8:00pm) followed by dinner.

The second day will start with breakfast in the eco-site (7:00-7:30am). Then, embark on a journey to Karamjal ecotourism park (8:00am-1:00pm). The visit is especially perfect for those who enjoy bird watching and unique wildlife. Within the park, there is also a crocodile sanctuary, dolphin sanctuary, and walking trail! Visitors will return to Gol Kanon for lunch (1:30-2:30pm). The tour will end with a journey to Jessore airport where you will depart back to Dhaka.

Tour Start Address

Road#08, House# 451, Sathkhira, Bangladesh

How To Get There

From Dhaka visitors may travel by air, road or rocket steamer to Khulna – the gateway to the Sundarbans. Most pleasant journey from Dhaka to Khulna is by Paddle Steamer, Rocket presenting a picturesque panorama of rural Bangladesh. The quickest mode is by air.

More About Relief International

Mission

To relieve poverty, ensure well-being, and advance dignity by partnering with the world’s most vulnerable communities.

Main Programs

  • Human Rights

  • Livelihood

  • Education

  • Health

  • Local Culture

  • Ecotourism

  • Entrepreneurship

Awards & Recognition

UN World Tourism Organization
Award for Excellence and Innovation in Tourism