What is the best time to visit Sundarban
The days in between the months of October and March are considered as the best time to visit the Sundarbans National Park as the weather during these days are more pleasant than any other time of the year..
How do I get to Sundarban
Canning is the nearest railhead to Sundarban Tiger Reserve. Railway distance from Kolkata to Canning is 45km and 29km away from Godkhali Port. It takes 1hr 20mins to reach Canning station from Sealdah station in Kolkata. Public transport is available between Canning and Godkhali port.
How can I reach Sundarban from Howrah
Reaching Sundarban from Howrah : if you reach Howrah railway station, from there you can take bus or taxi to reach Sealdah station. From Sealdah you take local trains to reach Canning station.
How can I reach Sundarban by car
The Sunderbans visitors, who want to travel by road, can either take the public transport from Kolkata to Canning and further Canning to Godkhali or hire the private taxi or cab to reach directly to Godkhali from Kolkata. It is better to hire a cab or a taxi as public transport is very crowded.
Is Sundarban safe to visit
Sundarbans has ample things to offer. … In general, touring Sundarbans is considered safe. The people are nice, friendly and helpful towards tourists.
Which is the best month to visit Kolkata
A cool, comfortable Kolkata Winter (December through February) Arrive in December or January, the best month to visit Kolkata. At this time of the year, the temperate drops to a cool 11 degree Celsius with the maximum lingering between 26 and 27 degree Celsius.
How many tigers live in the Sundarbans
According to the West Bengal Forest Department, the tiger count for the year 2019-20 rose to 96, from 88 in 2018-19. The Sunderbans delta, spread over India and Bangladesh, is the only mangrove forest in the world inhabited by tigers.
How can I go to Sundarban by train
The easiest way to reach this site is to take a train from Canning which is nearly 48 kms away from Sunderban National Park. By Air : The nearest airport to the Sunderban National Park is Netaji Subhash International Airport at Dumdum, Kolkata, which is on an average 112 kilometers away from the National Park.
What is the climate of the Sundarbans
Ordinarily, the climate in Sunderbans ranges from 34 °C and 20 °C, and the rainfall is extremely high. So the weather is almost always moist and with the humid air from Bay of Bengal blowing constantly carrying 80% humidity. … Mainly Mangrove Forest is the primary vegetation in the Sunderbans Delta.
Is Sundarban dangerous
The Sundarbans, bordering Bangladesh and India, is one of the wildest, most dangerous places on the planet. Hostile to humans it is a land where the Tiger is still king of the jungle. … The tiger has been listed as endangered by the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species since 2010.
Which place is called Gateway of Sundarban
It is a must visit place for nature lovers. 42 kilometers away from Kolkata a place, Canning is often called as the gateway of Sundarban. Sundarban is the world’s largest Mangrove forest land. It is also famous for ‘Royal Bengal Tiger’.
How far is Sunderbans from Kolkata
130 KmsDistance Between Kolkata to SundarbansDistance between Kolkata to Sundarbans by Road is130 KmsDistance between Kolkata to Sundarbans by Flight is109 KmsTravel Time from Kolkata to Sundarbans by Road is11:27 hrsNearest Airport in KolkataNetaji Subhas Chandra Bose (22.57, 88.36)1 more row
In which state is Sundarban National Park located
West BengalSundarban National Park/State
How can I reach Pakhiralaya
How to reach: From Sealdah railway station to Canning , then by Road 28 km Gadkahli jetty end point, then crossing the Gesaba river by local boat, after reach to Gosaba 10km Motor van to reach to PAKHIRALAYA, RANGABELIYA.
How do you can Sundarban from canning
The nearest railhead is at Canning, 48 kms away. The nearest town is Gosaba, 50 kms away. Sundarbans is accessible only by riverine waterways. From Kolkata there are suburban train to Canning and road transport to Namkhana, Raidighi, Sonakhali and Najat from where Motor launch services are available for Sundarbans.
How can reach Jharkhali from canning
If you go by train, get off at Canning, from where buses and private vehicles are available to take you to Jharkhali. The distance between Canning and Jharkhali is 44km. Direct buses are available from Baruipur. One can also hire vehicles from Basanti to reach the island.
What is Sundarban famous for
The Sundarbans is of universal importance for globally endangered species including the Royal Bengal Tiger, Ganges and Irawadi dolphins, estuarine crocodiles and the critically endangered endemic river terrapin (Batagur baska). It is the only mangrove habitat in the world for Panthera tigris tigris species.