Sunderban National Park & Tiger Reserve India

In the Sundarbans National Park of West Bengal, the tiger prowls with unmatched stealth and grace amidst a landscape shrouded in dampness. The air hangs heavy, occasionally punctuated by the serene melodies of birdsong and the distant hum of motor boats. Here, within the labyrinthine network of creeks and tributaries, nature weaves its intricate tapestry. Tourists aboard boats are treated to a spectacle as they navigate these waterways, where every turn reveals a new vista. Unbeknownst to many, the majestic tiger and the formidable saltwater crocodile silently observe every movement, their presence a reminder of the wild’s unfathomable allure. Yet, amidst the tranquil mangrove canopy, a vibrant avian community thrives. From the regal brahminy kite to the whimsical whistling teals, these feathered inhabitants fill the air with their calls and songs, claiming their dominion over the treetops.

The Sundarbans National Park encompasses a multitude of roles—a biosphere reserve, a national park, and a tiger reserve—reflecting the unparalleled richness of its mangrove ecosystem. What is commonly referred to as the Sundarbans is, in fact, a sprawling delta spanning 40,000 square kilometers, straddling the border between India and Bangladesh. From the banks of the River Hooghly to the shores of the River Baleswar, this UNESCO World Heritage Site, designated as such in 1987, captivates with its natural beauty. The very name “Sundarbans” echoes the essence of its allure, translating to “beautiful forests” in the local tongue. Its charm is further accentuated by the presence of the Sundari trees, whose distinctive roots emerge above the water’s surface, a testament to their resilience in the face of seasonal inundation.

Day 1: Kolkata to Sunderbans

Kolkata – Sonakhali – Sajnekhali Tiger Reserve – Sajnekhali Watch Tower Your adventure begins as you arrive in Kolkata, where our friendly office executive will greet you at 08:00 AM and assist you in boarding your vehicle for the journey to Godhkhali, which takes approximately 3 hours. Enjoy a delightful breakfast en route as you travel through picturesque landscapes. Upon reaching Godhkhali jetty, you’ll embark on a motorboat journey to the Sundarban Islands, gliding through scenic mangrove forests, immersing yourself in the serene beauty of the river. After a sumptuous lunch at 01:00 PM, head towards the captivating Sajnekhali Tiger Reserve. Experience the refreshing river breeze as you explore the reserve by motor launch, catching glimpses of wildlife from the iconic Sajnekhali Watch Tower. Don’t miss the chance to visit the Sajnekhali museum and mangrove interpretation centre. Return to your hotel/resort/boat for dinner and overnight stay, tailored to your preference.

Day 2: Sunderbans –

Burirdabri Tiger Reserve Get ready for an exhilarating day as you navigate through deep creeks, visiting the watchtowers of Burirdabri and Morich Jhapi. Delight in the fascinating wildlife encounters that await you in the renowned Burirdabu Tiger Reserve, known for its rich biodiversity and lush flora. Lunch will be served during your return journey, allowing you to savor the scenic beauty of the canals and islands. Return to your accommodation for dinner and a restful night’s sleep.

Day 3: Sunderban to Kolkata

Sudhanyakhali Tiger Reserve – Dobanki Tiger Reserve Embark on a full-day expedition through the rivers and narrow creeks of the Sunderbans National Park. After enjoying a hearty breakfast at the hotel, set off for a thrilling day of exploring the Sunderbans Tiger Reserves and indulging in birdwatching opportunities. At Dobanki, immerse yourself in wildlife sightings from a netted enclosure and gain insights from the knowledgeable naturalist accompanying you through the world’s largest mangrove forest. Lunch will be served around 1 PM as you journey towards Do-Banki Tiger Reserve. Return to Kolkata, cherishing the beautiful memories of your incredible trip. Experience the perfect blend of excitement and tranquility amidst the breathtaking mangrove landscapes until you reach home.

Sundarban National Park Tiger Tour, Sunderbans Tiger Tour

Safari Booking In Sunderbans – Sundarbans National Park