Bangladesh Journals

Sunderban - The Mysterious Forest

A January 2006 trip to Bangladesh by gazi shahid

Quote: Sunderban is the forest of endless mystery. The Royal Bengal Tiger, spotted deer, monkeys, birds, beehives, imaginary gods, and demons have made the forest mysterious.

Sunderban - The Mysterious Forest


Sunderbans mean the beautiful forest. There are many tourist spot in the forest like Karomjol, Hiron Point, Kotka , Dublar Char etc.Sunderbans is the home of the Royal Bengal Tigers. These dense mangrove forests are criss-crossed by a network of rivers and creeks. One find here tide flowing in two directions in the same creek and often tigers swimming across a river or huge crocodiles basking in the sun. Monkeys and deer are two very common animal of this forest. Other wildlife in this region is cheetahs, bears, pythons and hyenas.Many types of trees are found here like keora, sundari, kankra, goran and many more. The Sunderbans is rich with huge fauna and flora.In Karomjol we ...Read More