Rocket steamer trip in Bangladesh for Bagerhat and the Sundarbans



Rocket steamer cruise in Bangladesh for an ultimate wildlife estuaries and Bagerhat heritage site expeditions
This trip cover the sundarbans wildlife estuaries along with the best scenic beautiful creeks and berikhal canal of the sundarbans forest from Dhaka based rocket steamer and return by evening flight or train / Volvo bus
Private trip in sundarbans by rocket steamer journey for an ultimate bird watching or dolphin watching within two days inside the Mangrove forest or Tiger searching trip within 4 days around estuaries during off season ( June to September )

Our private tour on every weekend
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.

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 in a group. adventure walking into the mangrove forest around many deer about to Tiger tilla, Birds 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-crossses and spotted few endanger species included Musket fin foot, egrets, 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 or Khulna by 07:30 PM having an early dinner leave the boat catching overnight train / Volvo bus journey to Dhaka.

Price Per person in BDT:  32,000 to 35,000 ( single and couple each cost )
Price per person: BDT.  (Transport : Rocket + Boat + Car + bus)
06 person ---- 08 person --- 10 person
26,500 ……… 21,500 …….. 20,500

Tour Price includes:
* Dhaka – Hularhat by rocket steamer 1st class
* 3 days Sundarban cruise around Kotka, kachikhali and herbaria or berikhal 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.

7 days tour in Bangladesh around Dhaka - Sonargaon - village life - rocket steamer cruise - Bagerhat World heritage site and the Sundarbans wildlife estuaries.

7 days all inclusive Tour itinerary:
 Day-1- Wednesday:  I will met at Dhaka airport in the morning and transfer to Sadarghat river port by car, on the way we will look from near our National Assembly complex is very expensive 9 storied American architectural structure as finest modern architect, Dhaka University, Karzan hall, High court building, Dhakeswari Temple and Lalbagh fort is one of the remaining Mughal establishment incomplete fort monument. We take a lunch from old Dhaka If time permits we can visit Shakhari bazaar, Star Mosque and another important monuments is Ahshan Monzil in the bank of the Buriganga river, in the late afternoon board into the Rocket steamer 1st class cabin for a overnight sleeper cruise journey to Hularhat under Bagerhat.

Day-2 on Thursday: at around 09:30 AM leave the rocket and car journey to Bagerhat sixty dome Mosque and shrine of Khan jahan Ali, resume drive to Mongla for overnight stay.

Day-3- Friday: early in the morning joining in the Sundarban package tour and immediately start its cruise to Best estuaries at Katka, on the way short visit HARBARIA ECO TOURISM CENTER and exiting cruise through BERRIKHAL CHANNEL where you find forest both side very close and maximum wildlife and birds along the cruise, in the evening our boat anchor at Katka forest station sea facing moon light increasing the beauty of the forest life on board.
 Day-4 on Saturday: early in the morning bird watching through creeks and after breakfast Tiger hill expeditions where you find maximum deer and macaque at around 10:30 AM return to the boat having a snacks and at around 11:00 AM a walking through forest up to Katka beach and Jamtola beach trail, return to the boat and cruise to Kachikhali estuary at around 03:30 PM walk started inside the Kachikhali forest and cruise on Kachikhali canal till sun set.
Day-5 - Sunday: early morning bird watching or walking through Kachikhali forest and at around 08:30 AM our boat start its return cruise to Mongla / Khulna, in the night after having dinner catch train / Volvo bus journey to Dhaka.

Day-6 on Monday: Depart Dhaka for 1 hour A/c bus drive to Mograpara and local transport to nearby Sonargaon which was the old Capital of Bengal ( 13th to 17th Century ) and few Sultanate, Mughal  and Colonial structure which remaining the past glory of Bengal after having lunch a private cruise on Meghna river exploring island village, after 3 hours of cruise reach at Gopaldi where leave the boat for 7km drive to our home stay cottage, walking through village and night pass in basic secured accommodation.

Day- 7 onTuesday: in this day 3km drive to handloom weaving factories of Aarong special cloth center and another 4km drive to a British colonial structure of a landlord after having lunch leave the home stay and drive by CNG to Murapara Jamindar palace which is one of the finest British colonial large structure in the bank of river Sitalakhya and then few km drive to Airport near hotel air inn for night pass.

Day-8 on Wednesday: free time until transfer to Airport.
  
 Price per person: in BDT -> 100 US$ => 80 Taka
 Single person - 54,000 Taka NET  more discount for couple / group
Tour price includes:
1.     Dhaka one night hotel accommodation,
2.     Dhaka city tour with guide by car
3.     1st class rocket steamer cruise
4.     All transfer by and sight-seeing at Bagerhat sixty dome Mosque and 3 days wildlife estuaries expeditions ( Katka + Kachikhali and herbaria )
5.     Sonargaon sight-seeing by bus and CNG / rickshaw,
6.     Weaving village tour based Dhaka village cottage,
7.     All food in local good restaurant ( breakfast + lunch + dinner ),
8.     English speaking tour guide,
9.     Jamdhanee weaving and Murapara Jamindar palace visit
10.    Mongla accommodation in pashur hotel.
11.     Khulna to Dhaka by train / Volvo bus.

Price Excludes: personal cost

Rocket steamer cruise and 2 days bird watching in sundarbans
Private bird watching and photography trip
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: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.


Day-03: in the morning board into the Sundarbans cruising boat and immediately start its cruise about to Harbaria Eco tourism center searching Tiger foot print in the gap of aerial root, continue on to Barrikhal channel cruise is narrow both side wildlife forest along the cruise you may find crocodiles, Macaque, deer, birds and endanger species, late in the afternoon cruise through bird canal for maximum bird species found there, overnight in boat cabin.

Day-04: Early in the morning cruise into the bird canal for bird watching and to observe wild animals of the forest, back to the boat for return cruise back to Karamjal Eco park and crocodile breeding center and then transfer Mongla then khulna by reserved a/c transport to take overnight Volvo bus / train overnight journey to Dhaka.

Price per person: 37,000 include all cost as per itinerary ( Minimum 02 adults)
Price per person: 32,000 include all cost as per itinerary ( Minimum 04 adults)
Price per person:  29,000 include all cost as per itinerary ( Minimum 06 adults)

Price exclude: transfer at Dhaka and Personal cost.


PADDLE ( rocket ) STEAMER TRIP during summer or round the year ( June to October )
( 3 Days / 3 Nights )

Day 1: Depart Dhaka by the Rocket Steamer 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 is not included, but you can buy food from the restaurant on the boat. Please note that beer or hard liquor is not available in the restaurant.Overnight on the Paddle Steamer cabin.

Day 2: in the morning on the boat enjoying the riverine scenic beauty and the countryside along the river ways until arrive at Hularhat by 09:30 AM then leave the rocket for car journey to visit Bagerhat World heritage site and check in hotel Pashur.

Day-03: after having an early breakfast board to the boat for day long cruise through sundarban forest upstream to herbaria forest station / canal of sundarbans after whole day sundarbans cruise back to hotel for dinner and night halt.

Day 4: early in the morning leave the hotel and car journey to Morrelgonj catching while Depart 09:30 AM for a long 1st class Rocket steamer cruise journey about to Dhaka. In this day you will find many people up and down in the rocket and many places with the activities of ordinary peasants activities introducing riverine Bangladesh.

Day-05: in the morning leave the boat and transfer your hotel / residence.
Price Per person in BDT:
1 people----2-3 people---04 people-----06 people
35000……27,500 ……20,000…………… 17,500
Price includes:
* Dhaka – Hularhat - Morelgonj by rocket steamer 1st class
* Day long Sundarban cruise
* 2 night a/c accommodation at Pashore hotel;
* Airport to residence drop and residence to rocket shuttle,
* Sixty domed Mosque sight-seeing;
* Mongla – Jessore by a/c transport
* Jessore – Dhaka by air flight opt for a return by rocket from Morrelgonj
* One lunch on boat; permission for sundarban forest;
* Experienced English speaking guide.

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