Banshkhali is an Upazila of Chittagong district under Chittagong division. This Upazila has a great tourist attraction at Pukuria Union named ‘Chandpur-Boilgaon Tea estate’ . Basically it’s a tea garden , a green land with boundless beauty. Tourists who want to see pure fresh and lively natural environment, should go to Banshkhali Tea Garden. The environment is very much calm so that tourist’s mind can be filled with freshness.
Avoid rainy season to visit this garden as all the roads are not paved. And carry food and water with you. There are no shops found nearby.
HOW TO GO THERE:
Banshkhali is in the middle of Chittagong and Cox’s bazar. So from Dhaka, tourists need to go to Chittagong first. Then they can reach Banshkhali by bus which will take around two hours from city’s Bahaddarhat bus terminal.
There are some buses starting from Dhaka to Chittagong whose details are given below.
|NAME OF SERVICE||PHONE NO.|
|Saudia Paribahan||+88-02-8018445(Gabtoli counter)|
+88-02-7102465 (Arambag counter)
|S Alam Paribahan||+880 31 636997|
|Hanif Enterprise||0173-402670(Panthpath counter)|
WHERE TO STAY:
There are some hotels in Chittagong to stay in.
|HOTEL NAME||ADDRESS||PHONE NO.|
|Hotel Golden Inn||336 Station Rd Chittagong||611 004|
|Asian SR Hotel||291 Station Rd Chittagong||031-2850346-8, 01711-889555|
|Hotel Park||627, DT road, Kadamtoli Chittagong||01819-388011|
|Hotel Landmark||3072, Sheikh Mujhibar Road, Agrabad, Chittagong||031-813598/727299|
|Hotel Dream International Ltd||Station Road, Chittagong, Bangladesh||01829-440044|