Sundarban National Park is 3 hours(100Kms) by road and we start at the crack of dawn. Tea/coffee and refreshments, breakfast & lunch on board the cruise. We cover Sajnekhali & Sudhanyakhali Watchtowers and narrow creeks for animal sightings. Single Day Sundarban Tour Package includes all expense and guide charges,etc.
Itinerary Single 0r 1(One) Day Tour To Sundarbans
5.00 Am: Pickup from hotel/home by AC Car/Van. Three hours of drive to Godkhali, the last road point in Mainland India. Cross over to Gosaba island by ferry.
8.30 Am: Board the cruise boat, where you are welcomed by our crew with welcome drinks, breakfast and tea. At Sajnekhali we are joined by our Guide then enter into the vast Sundarban National Park for our enthralling and mystic journey inside the biggest mangroves of the world, rich in flora and fauna. During the boat cruise we will visit 2 watch towers, namely Sajnekhali & Sudhanyakhali as well as the many narrow creeks where animal sighting are common on the mudflats. Sajnekhali Watch Tower is most popular among tourist as major attractions are Bono Bini Temple, Mangrove Interpretation Center(a curated display of the different aspects of Sundarban delta namely, the wildlife, the human settlements and the man and animal conflict), Crocodile and turtle projects. From Sudhanyakhali watch tower you can see bird species such as Pelican, Kingfishers, Plovers, Lap Wings, White Bellied Sea Eagle, Whimbrel, Curfews, and Sandpipers. From Sudhanyakhali Watch Tower offers most tiger sightings. Other wildlife like deers, wild boars, monkeys and crocodiles, are common sights from this watch tower. There are two artificial sweet water ponds where animals come to drink water. Beyond the ponds are stretches of land called observation lines, devoid of any vegetation where one can sight animals in the clearings. Cruising the narrow channels and creeks we will try to spot different wildlife, spotted dear, wild boars, civet cat, monitor lizard, crocodiles, dolphins and of course the tigers and diverse types of bird species. Lunch will be prepared and served on the boat. Boats are equipped with clean western and Indian style toilets. Resting area is available on the 1st layer of the boat, whereas lounging area is on the shaded top floor.
4.00 PM : End of the jungle safari and return to Gadkhali and start for Kolkata.
8.00 PM : Reach Back to Kolkata Drop At Park Street/Dharamtala, additional payable for drop at Hotel/Home/Airport/Station. With this we end the day trip to Sundarbans.
Cost For 1 Single Day Sundarban Tour:
INR 15000 total for 1 to 4 travelers, for every additional traveler: INR 1200. Child Below 4 Yrs Complementary.
Child 4-8yrs 50% INR. 600 Only.
1 Single Day Sundarban Tour Packages Ex Kolkata | Sunderbans
Starting early in the morning you drive through green countryside of Bengal with paddy fields and fish hatcheries all along the route. Enjoy welcome drinks and hot freshly prepared Bengali breakfast on arrival at the Jetty after boarding the cruise boat. Enjoy a hot cup of tea/coffee while enjoying the gentle river breeze cruising along the backwaters. You will reach the jungle after 1.5 hours and arrive at Sajneykhali Watch Tower where you will get your permits to enter the jungle and get your guide assigned by the forest department. In the Sajneykhali watch tower you will see the Mangrove interpretation center, Crocodile farm, Turtle germination and Bono Bibi Mandir. After that you cruise along the narrow creeks to sight the birds, crocodiles and animals along the river banks. Then you reach the Sudhanyakhali Watch Tower from where most tigers and other animals are sighted as there are artificial ponds where animals come to drink water. In the meantime enjoy your lunch prepared on the boat by local women who accompany you in the trip to serve you hot delicious meals. After that you start your return towards Godhkhali and enjoy a late afternoon tea with cookies. Once you reach the jetty you board your car and start your journey back to kolkata to complete your one day tour to Sundarbans.
One Day tour to Sundarbans or Single day or 1 day tour to Sundarban are arranged as customized tours with shared Jungle safari by boat. A day tour starts at 5 am pickup is done from your place of stay in Kolkata and ends in late evening. Transportation, breakfast, lunch, guided jungle safari is included in the packages. Two watchtowers are covered in the tour along with narrow creeks. Day Tour to Sundarbans are a little hectic hence should not be advised to elderly persons or infants/toddlers.
Resort Location: Village-Dayapur, P.O-Dayapur, P.S-Gosaba, South 24 Pgs, WB, India-743370