Location of Sunderban National Park
Sunderban National Park is located in South 24 Parganas in West Bengal. It is situated at the bottom portion of the river Ganges and extends into neighboring Bangladesh. The park comprises of 54 small islands.
How to reach Sunderban National Park
Sunderban National Park is easily accessible from Kolkata. The nearest railway station is Canning and the nearest town is Gosaba.
You can also seek help form some travel and tour services in Kolkata and they will solve your travel related queries.
Where to stay in Sunderbans
Number of tourist lodges and hotels are available at Sajnekhali. Lodging facilities are also available at Sunderban Jungle Camp, which is located at Bali Island.
Major Attractions of Sunderban National Park
Sunderban National Park is thelargest mangrove forest in the world.
Sunderban National Park is the home of Royal Bengal Tigers. If you want to get view of them, then you have to visit this park.
One can also find a large number of incredible variety of reptiles which includes King cobra, rock python etc.
Sunderban National Park is also noted for its Barking Deers, which are found in Holiday Island.
One must also visit the nesting place of the Olive Ridley Turtles.
One can also find a large number of crocodiles along the mud banks of the park.
The best way of traveling the park is to hire a boat and enjoy the scenic beauty of the area. You can get luxury launches, which are operated by tourism department.
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