During Sundarban Tour Package, the first thing that comes to our eyes is the vast mangrove forest, many rivers, and creeks, and so many kinds of birds, and wild animals seen around the jungle moving freely. Appearing crocodiles, Wild Bore, Monkeys, Deer & Royal Bengal Tiger too. Visit Sundarban National Park (UNESCO Heritage site) and enjoy the Sundarban Mangrove safari tour along with Mercury Tour Operator.
Want to book sundarban tour packages? An ideal junction for Sudarban Package Tour is Kolkata. The Sundarban forest is located at a distance of only 130 km from Kolkata. It is possible to travel to Sundarbans from Kolkata by various modes of transportation like road transport and by water. Kolkata Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Airport is well connected with all the major cities of India. To start your Sundarban Tour from Kolkata, you can easily reach here and then take a car to reach Sundarban National Park.
Sundarbans Holiday Trip booking from Kolkata can be done very easily because Sundarbans can be reached very easily from Kolkata.
The ideal time for Sundarban Tours is from October to March. During this time the weather is very good and the river is calm.
Tourist Season in Sundarban National Park:
October to March is the best time to visit Sundarban national park. Migratory birds are found during wintertime. During the rainy season, the greenery of the mangroves attracts tourists to Sundarban Tour.
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Kolkata to Sunarban full-day tour can be conducted easily. Leaving Kolkata early in the morning, it takes three hours to reach the Sundarbans. After coming here, you can see some special watchtowers, mangrove forests, creeks, and islands,s and then you can come back to Kolkata in the evening.
We focus our priority on customer satisfaction with the best possible hospitality and the safety and security of each guest. With our experience and knowledge about Sundarban National Park, we can provide Best Sundarban Packages from Kolkata regular basis. Enjoy an enchanting Sundarban holiday vacation with Mangrove Safari and Watchtower visit with Mouth-watering food.
We provide good comfortable hotels and resorts in Sundarban and a Secured Boat and launch with all essential safety measurements. We provide all meals during the Sundarban holiday trip. We visit famous watchtowers with motorized boats with the assistance of an experienced Sundarban Tour guide from the forest department. Our Sundarban boat cruise cover island and mangrove forests tours.
Various dances and songs are performed to entertain the tourists during the Sundarbans tour. Among them, the special event is Bon Bibi Yatra Pala, and Jhumur dance in Sundarban.
Many foodies visit the Sundarbans just for the food, as there are many types of sea fish available here, besides the Sundarbans are famous for their prawns, crabs, etc.
Very good Hilsa fish is available in Sundarbans from July to September every year. Many Sundarban tour operators organize the Sundarban Hilsa festival during this time.
In the present year also we have organized Hilsa Festival in Sundarbans. Sundarban Hilsa Festival 2023 is here
for those who want to taste Hilsa fish while traveling in the Sundarban forest. For Sundarban Tour Booking contact Mercury Tour Operator.
A very interesting aspect of Sundarban’s tour is the Royal Bengal Tiger sighting in Sundarban forest. All the travelers of Sundarbans are waiting to see the Royal Bengal Tiger during Sundarban trip.
During the tour of Sundarban, one can see animals such as crocodiles, wild boars, deer, monkeys, and water monitor lizards while traveling by Sundarban boat or Sundarban lunch passing through the mangrove forest of Sundarban National Park.
Many species of birds can be seen during the Sundarbans trip, among them, the kingfisher is the most common. Besides, various ball birds, ducks, etc. can be seen.
Mercury Tour Operator provides Sundarban House Boat Tour Package from Godkhali and Sonakhali ferry ghat. The Sundarban boat tour can be the most exciting part of your Sundarban Package.
The launch has a capacity to carry 60 passengers at a time while the Motorized Boat has a capacity of 40 pax(passenger). We provide a Sundarban Houseboat tour package inclusive of a night stay in the Sundarban houseboat with all meals, permission, and a watchtower visit.
A Motorized boat has an open deck to see the river and Mangrove forest during the Sunderban houseboat tour package by boat or launch.
Sudhanyakhali watch tower:
is the most popular tiger sighting watch tower near Gosaba and Bali Island. Much wildlife can be spotted from this tower like deer, wild boar, water monitor Lizard, etc.
Sajnekhali watch tower is the most attractive tourist spot with a Museum where you find all information about Sundarban Tourism with Sunderban map, model, and pictures. It is a famous watch tower with a crocodile pond, turtle pond, and mangrove interpretation center.
Pakhiralay and Jatirampur Birds Island:
It is a beautiful place near a river and village During the Sundarban tour, tourist enjoys mud walks on this island.
Dobanki watch tower is well popular for 496-meter canopy walk inside the forest. It has a Deer park where wild Deer can be spotted.
Jharkhali is most beautiful tourist spot in Sundarban with its Jharkhali Eco Tourism Park inside the island. It has a Tiger rescue centre with a butterfly park.
It is a popular watch tower near the core forest area. There is a temple near the watch tower that is more than 400 years old and related to Hindu mythology.
Bhagabatpur is famous for its crocodile hatchery. Tourist can reach here from Namkhana to see the crocodile project.
Piyali is a small beautiful tourist spot surrounding with mangroves
Halliday Island in Sundarban is a beautiful tourist spot and the conservation centre of Barking deear . It is very near to Lothian island and most attractive place for birds watcher.
Kanak Island is very near to the Bay of Bengal and it is the land of Olive Ridley turtle.
Bonnie camp is a adventures place to stay and enjoy the danger beauty of the forest .Bonnie camp watch tower is almost 50 fit high and from here you can see the vast range of the forest area
Kalash Island belongs to the core area of Sundarban. it is on the confluence of River Matla and bay of Bengal . Tourist can only get down on the Kalash beach with special forest permission. Olive Redley turtle can also found here.
Burirdabri watchtower and the jungle camp is near India and Bangladesh border area . This watch tower is popular for Mud walk and seeing the LOC of India and Bangladesh on the river Raimangal.
Sundarban Tourist attraction
Sundarbans amazes tourists in many ways. This mangrove forest is also the world’s largest delta which is formed by the sediments deposited by three rivers, Ganga, Brahmaputra, and Meghna. This huge delta region is also the habitat to some of the most exotic animals, Royal Bengal tiger and estuarine crocodiles are the prominent marks here. If you are a nature gazer want to encounter nature closely then this tourist destination is perfect for you. This swamp has about 64 varieties of mangroves and 1586 species of fauna are seen here to date.
This swampy forest of Sundarban has its folks and culture. Some of its festivals are even based on these folks. Most of their festivals are cantered around Bengali folk heroes and gods. They also worship some folk centric idols like Bonbibi, Dakshin Rai and the famous tale of Manasa and Chand Sadagar. Honey collectors and woodcutters often pray to Bonbibi to protect them from any kind of danger in the forest. The festival of worshipping Bonbibi takes place in March. If you visit here in February you will witness the festival of Rash Mela, which is a rural fair.
The best time to visit the Sundarban is the winter season. During this time the weather is very pleasant and it will be a comfortable tour. This is the ideal time for visiting the mangrove and encounters its wilderness. The average temperature is 15 degrees. It is the best time to explore the different species of sharks, dolphins, and turtles. If you visit during this time you will also be able to see the famous Paush Mela which is a rural fair with different types of handicraft exhibitions.
If you wish to reach Sundarban by railway is to take a train from the Sealdah Railway Station and come to the nearest station to Sundarban which is Canning. First, you have come to Sealdah station which is the Eastern Railway service of India; from there it will take you one hour twenty minutes to reach Canning. After reaching Canning you can hire a cab or take a bus to Godkhali which is the entry zone of the Sunderbans. From there you can take a boat ride and enjoy the safari.
To reach the entry point of Sundarban which is Godkhali, you have to come to the Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport, if you are traveling by air. From the airport take a cab which will take about 3 hours to reach the entry zone of Sundarban.
There are many attractions in the Sundarban National Park which is a stretch of land measuring over 10,000 square kilometers. This National Park is a habitat to the famous Royal Bengal Tiger and also home to several reptiles and crocodiles. The Sundarban Tiger Reserve Area is parted into four divisions namely, Core zone, Agri-operation zone, Restoration zone, and Afforestation zone. To get a chance to see a tiger you have to hold patience. Next, you can visit the Sajnekhali Watch Tower.
The main attraction of this region is the temple of Bonbibi and for bird lovers, you will be able to closely encounter Kingfishers, Lap Wings, Sandpipers, and Curfews. Then you can go to see the Bhagabatpur Crocodile Sanctuary. This sanctuary is easily accessible from Sajnekhali. This region has waters of the Saptamukhi river which attracts tourists throughout the year to see the estuarine crocodile which is very few due to extinction. Kalash Island also attracts tourists during the winter season when Olive Ridley turtles come to the beach for breeding. You can also spot some uncommon coastal birds like the Great Thick-knee. If you are a spiritual believer you can go to see the Kapil Muni Ashram which is in Sagar Island. It is a place of pilgrimage for Hindu devotees.