Why do people interested to make Sundarban tour?
Sundarban is a very good tourist place in West Bengal which is formed by the confluence of three big rivers such as the Ganga, Meghna, and Brahmaputra rivers. There are many national parks in India but Sundarban National Park is one of them which is some kind different from the others. Many peoples from different regions of India come here every year. The Sundarban National Park is situated in the coastal area of the mangrove forest of Sundarban. Sundarban national park is commonly known as the home of the royal Bengal tiger and that attracts the tourists more. Apart from this, there are too many wild animals, birds, and reptiles available which play a vital role in attraction towards Sundarban and it forces the tourists for making Sundarban tour.
Sundarban is well connected with Kolkata by rail, road, and water. Kolkata is well connected all over the world by air, road, and rail. So it is not a difficult task to make a Sundarban tour from Kolkata. Now, most of the travel agencies and tour operators are including a pickup facility from Kolkata in their Sundarban tour package. They transport their tourists by AC and Non-AC vehicle as per their tour itinerary. Now it is very comfortable to make a Sundarban tour from Kolkata. If you can manage to reach Gosaba from Kolkata you can control your transport expense which helps you later. But it’s a little hectic journey for all.
Some basic information for Sundarban tour from Kolkata
You can reach Kolkata from other parts of the world by the air. Dum Dum airport is situated in the northern part of Kolkata which is well connected to all parts of Kolkata. There are too many private vehicles, cabs are available. You can hire a private vehicle and then make a Sundarban tour. It will take around 3-4 hours to reach Gosaba as the distance is around 130 Km from Kolkata. If you will not confident about this journey then you can book a Sundarban tour package which includes the pickup facility from the airport or you can make a customized sundarban tour package. But you should find the right tour operator.
The nearest railway station to Sundarban is Canning, which is about 50 km from the Sundarban national park. There are many trains are available from Kolkata to Channing. By the time you reach Canning, you can travel by bus or other private cab to NamkhanaRaidighi, Sanakhali, and
Sundarban National Park by bus from there onwards motorboat service available to Sundarban.
We can reach Sundarban by traveling 4-5 hours by bus from Kolkata. We can easily travel by road from Sanakhali, Namkhana, Raidighi, and Najat along the additional waterways then you reach Sundarban. Apart from this, there are too many private AC and Non-AC cabs available in Kolkata. We can hire private vehicles for the comfortable journey which saves extra energy for sundarban tour.
The Sundarban National Park is close to the river. It is the easiest way to get there. To get to Sundarban National Park we have to take a motorboat on the river waterway. Some days ago water cab is provided passenger transport facility from Babughat, Kolkata to the southern part of the river Ganga through water for testing purposes only. We hope water way will be available soon for making Sundarban tour from Kolkata.
Some important things have to Know for Sundarban trip
1. Enjoy natural beauty :
The Sundarban National Park is full of natural beauty. You can enjoy the beauty of this national park as soon as reaching Sundarban. It’s natural beauty is very attractive and effective. Here you can enjoy your journey based on a variety of animals, birds, reptiles, and the natural environment.
2. Watch tower:
There are three watch towers at Sundarban National Park. From this tower, you can see about 500 species of animals and birds and enjoy the sight of them. Here you can get a chance to see the Royal Bengal tiger, Kingfisher, quill, eagle, Caspian tern, etc.
3. Riding of boat:
All sightseen are connected with the rivers in Sundarban. So you have to ride a houseboat to cover all the sightseeing which will double your enjoyment. Enjoying the environment while going on the houseboat, you can see the various crocodiles, fish in the water, and the animals near the water.
4. Jungle trip:
When you go for a walk in the forest, you will find a lot of animals, animals, trees, and the natural environment that will make your mind happy. Coming back from this environment will bring you a lot of experience.
Now there are too many Sundarban travel agency is available that provide many Sundarban tour packages for making a Sundarban tour. You can choose the right Sundarban tour package for making a Sundarban tour from Kolkata.