Sunderbans: Vanishing Islands! 54 tiny islands, a stretch of impenetrable mangrove forest of great size and bio-diversity and a recently declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The largest Tiger Reserve and National Park in India is also a birdwatchers paradise, with rarities as the Masked Finfoot and Mangrove Pitta.

Highlights

  • Wildlife Safaris
  • Mangrove Pitta
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site

 Things to do

Highlights of Sunderbans

Go on a cruise through the largest estuarine delta in the world

Included activties at Sunderban Tiger Camp

Option 1~1N/2D – Day 1 – An ideal Sundarban experience for a quick exploration. After checking into your cottage and enjoying a spot of lunch, you can begin cruising the creeks and canals of the Sunderban Tiger Reserve. Enjoy refreshments aboard as you watch the sun set. Retun to the resort for high tea and experience an evening bonfire to the beat of a tribal Adibasi folklore dance performance. You can observe the resorts’ own avian life (home to 64 species)from a watchtower. Complete your day in the Fisherman’s Wharf dining hall, which displays various tools used by fishermen, as you feast on local flavors. Day 2 – Awaken to chirping birds and hot tea and then cruise into the Tiger Reserve heading to Sudhayakhali Watchtower where you will disembark onto caged walkways. This is where you can try to spot the elusive tiger, observe a deer drinking water or a monitor lizard lazing at the water pond and sight monkeys and wild boars nearby. Cruising back to the resort, enjoy breakfast aboard. After an early lunch you will head back to Kolkata (Hotel/Airport/Station). ====================================================================== Option 2 ~ 2N/3D – Day 1 – After checking into your cottage and enjoying a spot of lunch, you can begin cruising the creeks and canals of the Sunderban Tiger Reserve. Enjoy refreshments aboard as you watch the sun set. Retun to the resort for high tea and experience an evening bonfire to the beat of a tribal Adibasi folklore dance performance. You can observe the resorts’ own avian life (home to 64 species)from a watchtower. Complete your day in the Fisherman’s Wharf dining hall, which displays various tools used by fishermen, as you feast on local flavors. Day 2 – Awaken to chirping birds and hot tea and then board a thrilling cruise towards Dobanke Watchtower into the Tiger Reserve. As you venture through creeks, dense forest and many rivers you can enjoy breakfast on board. Experience a spine-chilling canopy walk at Dobanke Watchtower, where wild animals live and enjoy 360° forest views. Spot the deer rehabilitation center before cruising back to the resort for lunch. You’ll go via the Matla Sea Face, the point from where Bay of Bengal is seen. Experience the true Sunderbans as you walk through Dayapur native village and encounter then local lifestyle from the village market to observing indigenous farming methods, crafts and cuisines. Witness entirely mud-made houses with their tiny entrances. Return to the resort for refreshments, followed by a wildlife movie and dinner. Day 3 – After a good night’s sleep cruise into the Tiger Reserve heading to Sudhayakhali Watchtower where you will disembark onto caged walkways. This is where you can try to spot the elusive tiger, observe a deer drinking water or a monitor lizard lazing at the water pond and sight monkeys and wild boars nearby. Cruising back to the resort, enjoy breakfast aboard. After an early lunch you will head back to Kolkata (Hotel/Airport/Station). ====================================================================== Option 3 ~ 3N/4D – Day 1 – After checking into your cottage and enjoying a spot of lunch, you can begin cruising the creeks and canals of the Sunderban Tiger Reserve. Enjoy refreshments aboard as you watch the sun set. Retun to the resort for high tea and experience an evening bonfire to the beat of a tribal Adibasi folklore dance performance. You can observe the resorts’ own avian life (home to 64 species)from a watchtower. Complete your day in the Fisherman’s Wharf dining hall, which displays various tools used by fishermen, as you feast on local flavors. Day 2 – Awaken to chirping birds and hot tea and then board a thrilling cruise towards Dobanke Watchtower into the Tiger Reserve. As you venture through creeks, dense forest and many rivers you can enjoy breakfast on board. Experience a spine-chilling canopy walk at Dobanke Watchtower, where wild animals live and enjoy 360° forest views. Spot the deer rehabilitation center before cruising back to the resort for lunch. You’ll go via the Matla Sea Face, the point from where Bay of Bengal is seen. Experience the true Sunderbans as you walk through Dayapur native village and encounter then local lifestyle from the village market to observing indigenous farming methods, crafts and cuisines. Witness entirely mud-made houses with their tiny entrances. Return to the resort for refreshments, followed by a wildlife movie and dinner. Day 3 – Begin the day early to observe the birldife, followed by hot tea, a refresh and breakfast at the Fisherman’s Wharf. Depart for Netidopani Watchtower, located deep inside the Tiger Reserve. Housing a 300 year old temple, ‘Bon Bibi’ (Forest Goddess). this is where village fishermen and honey collectors of all castes pray for safety and security from tigers and crocodiles. Eat lunch on board the boat as you cruise back to the resort. In the evening, you will venture to the local rural theater (Bonobibi Yatra) where villagers performthrough local songs and dance stories of the Tiger Lord and Forest God and Goddessess in their native ‘Bengali’ language. End the day at the reserve with dinner. Day 4 – After a good night’s sleep cruise into the Tiger Reserve heading to Sudhayakhali Watchtower where you will disembark onto caged walkways. This is where you can try to spot the elusive tiger, observe a deer drinking water or a monitor lizard lazing at the water pond and sight monkeys and wild boars nearby. Cruising back to the resort, enjoy breakfast aboard. After an early lunch you will head back to Kolkata (Hotel/Airport/Station). ====================================================================== Option 4 ~ 4N/5D – Day 1 – After checking into your cottage and enjoying a spot of lunch, you can begin cruising the creeks and canals of the Sunderban Tiger Reserve. Enjoy refreshments aboard as you watch the sun set. Retun to the resort for high tea and experience an evening bonfire to the beat of a tribal Adibasi folklore dance performance. You can observe the resorts’ own avian life (home to 64 species)from a watchtower. Complete your day in the Fisherman’s Wharf dining hall, which displays various tools used by fishermen, as you feast on local flavors. Day 2 – Awaken to chirping birds and hot tea and then board a thrilling cruise towards Dobanke Watchtower into the Tiger Reserve. As you venture through creeks, dense forest and many rivers you can enjoy breakfast on board. Experience a spine-chilling canopy walk at Dobanke Watchtower, where wild animals live and enjoy 360° forest views. Spot the deer rehabilitation center before cruising back to the resort for lunch. You’ll go via the Matla Sea Face, the point from where Bay of Bengal is seen. Experience the true Sunderbans as you walk through Dayapur native village and encounter then local lifestyle from the village market to observing indigenous farming methods, crafts and cuisines. Witness entirely mud-made houses with their tiny entrances. Return to the resort for refreshments, followed by a wildlife movie and dinner. Day 3 – Begin the day early to observe the birldife, followed by hot tea, a refresh and breakfast at the Fisherman’s Wharf. Depart for Netidopani Watchtower, located deep inside the Tiger Reserve. Housing a 300 year old temple, ‘Bon Bibi’ (Forest Goddess). this is where village fishermen and honey collectors of all castes pray for safety and security from tigers and crocodiles. Eat lunch on board the boat as you cruise back to the resort. In the evening, you will venture to the local rural theater (Bonobibi Yatra) where villagers performthrough local songs and dance stories of the Tiger Lord and Forest God and Goddessess in their native ‘Bengali’ language. End the day at the reserve with dinner. Day 4 – Awaken early with tea served in bed before you cruise once more into the Tiger Reserve. This time you will head towards the Bangladesh side of the Indian Sunderbans to Burirdabri, where you can view completely different flora and see how the islands and avifauna change. You might notice that the forest becomes more mysterious. Breakfast, lunch and high tea will all be served aboard. Return for dinner and retire for the day. Day 5 – After a good night’s sleep cruise into the Tiger Reserve heading to Sudhayakhali Watchtower where you will disembark onto caged walkways. This is where you can try to spot the elusive tiger, observe a deer drinking water or a monitor lizard lazing at the water pond and sight monkeys and wild boars nearby. Cruising back to the resort, enjoy breakfast aboard. After an early lunch you will head back to Kolkata (Hotel/Airport/Station).

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