Sundarban Tour Package
Tour Package : Sundarban 2N 3D
Itinerary Code : VNE/JST 006
Duration : 2 Nights / 3 Days
It starts from Kolkata and ends at Kolkata – A group of minimum 6 – 7 guests will be viable – Larger group of 22 – 30 guest can be comfortably accommodated (As it has a licensed capacity of 40 guest) – This package can further be customised as per the requirement.
Kolkata to Godhkhali next to Sundarban - Pickup from Kolkata for Godhkhali, a journey of about 3 hours - After obtaining requisite Forest permission we transfer you from Godhkhali jetty by motor launch to the tourist lodge located in the Sundarban Islands. This journey would take you down the rivers Hogil, Gomar, Durgaduni and Gumdi in about an hour. In the afternoon after lunch, set off on motor boat and view wildlife from the Sajnekhali watchtower and visit the Sajnekhali Museum and Mangrove Interpretation Centre - Dinner and night halt at the resort.
Sundarban Sightseeing - The second day involves a full day cruise through the rivers and narrow creeks and a lovely birding experience - Food would be prepared and served on the launch itself - Start after bed tea and visit the various watch towers of Sudhanyakhali, Neti Dhopani (Subject to weather and tide permitting) as well as Do Banki - The canopy walk at Do Banki gives you an opportunity to view wildlife from a netted enclosure - Next on our itinerary would be the Spotted Deer Rehabilitation Centre - Thereafter, enjoy the thrill of cruising deep in the forested area around the islands of the Sundarban Tiger Project - Let be guided by guide to view the Mangrove forest from close quarters, deep inside the creeks and return in the evening - Overnight stay at the resort.
Transfer from Sundarban to Kolkata - In the morning, we cruise along the creeks and take you for a village tour at Chargheri Char, the southernmost village of South 24 Parganas - This is a special attraction for guest to have a chance to get a feel of the Mudflats - Do not forget to carry your Bermudas / shorts as the inviting waters of the Sundarban entice one to wade through them and frolic on the Mudflats - Guest / Tourist might be lucky enough to spot small Octopus, Star Fish, Jelly Fish, Horse shoe Crab, prawn seeds as well as many other variety of fishes etc - Optional activity involves country boat ride along the jungles - Visit to a village and interact with the villagers in the forest – Guest can meet the fishermen, the Honey Collectors as well as the woodcutters and share their experiences of the Jungle - After lunch at the resort / boat, at around 12:00 PM depart for Godhkhali to be transferred to Kolkata - Arrive at Kolkata by about 5:30 / 6:00 PM - Forwarding Journey
- Transport cost from Kolkata (Parama Island near Science City) to Godhkhali and back in vehicle (As per your choice).
- Other pick up points can be arranged according to your convenience, but would be chargeable extra
- Welcome drinks on arrival (Non Alcoholic) and typical Bengali Cuisines
- Accommodation in on twin sharing basis with extra mattress for extra person in room
- Use of boat for 03 Days
- Food plan is AP (Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Snacks and Dinner)
- Guide charges, Boat Entry Fees, Passenger Entry Fees to watchtowers
- All kind of personal expenses such as tips, laundry, telephone bills, and beverages.
- It also does not include any meals unless and otherwise specifically mentioned.
- Optional, suggested or unspecified activities
- Entry Fees to watch towers and Camera fees
Kolkata tour can also be clubbed with Sundarban tour and thus the number of days can be designed for Kolkata and Sundarban visit / package
Our boat has a capacity of 45 persons on the deck - For staying overnight in the boat, a maximum of 8 persons can stay overnight in the boat - For stay in the boat an extra payment of INR 500 per person is to be paid - The boat will be anchored in the middle of the river opposite the Sundarban Tiger Reserve