Duration: 3 nights and 2 days
Location: Vimruli Floating Market, Aatghar School Boat Market, Bhola Island.
Attractions: The Largest Floating Guava Market, riverside beauty of Barisal, stays one night with village people and pleasant island Bhola District.
Price: Starting from $170
Inquiry: Bottom of itinerary
Barisal is a major burg that located on the bank of Kirtankhola River in southern-focal of Bangladesh. It is the greatest town and the administering headquarter of both Barisal District and Barisal Division. It is one of the firstborn municipalities and riveting deportment of the rustic life. The land of Barisal is also called as The Ganges Delta.
The greatest guava public gardens in the receptacle of Asia have been established in the borderline extent of three district of Jhalokati, Barisal & Pirojpur. This guava planting is ripe on throughout 31 million acres of capture in 26 villages of the province. About 20,000 families of this stead are expressly complex in guava growth. Besides, Banaripara upazila of Barisal is also transcendent for the culture of guava. Vimruli Floating Market in Jhalokati district of meridional Bangladesh. In the pearl time, the bazar has repaid to world throughout the year. Trading runs from forenoon to evening every time of the sunlight, from the slender channel of the area of Vimruli, circularly 15 kilometers off from Jhalokathi.
Bhola is located at the cry of the Meghna River. There are ferryboat and pierce office from Dhaka and Barisal. The Island is 130 kilometers protracted and has a population of 1.7 million. A 1776 plan sphere implies that it was oval-shaped yet it is generally more elongate long of eating by the Meghna River. Bhola Island is given for its buffalo curdle (doi) which is only in Bangladesh. The procedure that has been usefulness has surviving unchanged. It is made in unwritten kaolin PSTN and the narrative capture 18 hours. It is familiar in the island and is assist in exceptional need such as weddings, festivals and other extraordinary occurrence.
Night-1: Start Rocket Steamer journey
Will meet you at your hotel lobby at 03:00pm to pick you up, and will head toward Sadarghat Boat Terminal. Walk through the chaotic Sadarghat Harbor and enjoy activities of the busiest boat terminal which never rests. Embark Rocket Steamer Station at 06:00pm. A memorable overnight journey in Rocket Steamer to Banaripara.
Day-1: Backwater beauty of Barisal
We will reach Banaripara around 6am. After taking Tea/coffee and some breakfast we move toward Vimruli Floating Market and then Aatghar School Boat Market by hiring a roofed boat.
You can also relax the bath in the cold water in front of the school. Then we will take lunch in any nearby local restaurant.
We move toward Barisal after taking lunch and rest. You will enjoy the riverside nature seating on boat roof. We will be staying in a village near Barisal and spend overnight with the people of the village like as a villagers. It will give you amazing feelings about village people.
Day-2: Route for Island
Early morning we head to the Island District Bhola which is in the Bay of Bengal by hiring a roofed boat. The boat will go through the river and you will enjoy the river and riverside beauty. It may take 3 hours by boat route. After a lunch break we will go out to see the rural life, gathering and nature of Bhola.
Night-3: At early afternoon will start journey to Bhola Launch Ghat and reach around 6 p.m. Then we will back to Dhaka by overnight Launch journey. End of tour.
# Transfer from hotel to Sadarghat.
# Accommodation on the Rocket Steamer in a sleeping cabin on twin sharing basis.
# English speaking friendly guide.
# Any meal or drink not mentioned above.
# Any personal item.
Price per person
1 pax: $300 / BDT 24000
2 pax: $200 /BDT 16000
3 pax: $180/BDT 14400
4 pax or more: $170 /BDT 13600
THINGS TO CARRY
- Windbreaker / raincoat / umbrella
- Life Jacket
- Snicker shoes for walking.
- Hat / Cap for Sun protection.
- Sun-burn lotion & insects spray.
- Camera & films
- Toothpaste & tooth brush
- Bath soap
- Flash light