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Sundarbans Travel Guide

Sundarbans, literally stands for beautiful forest, is a mixed forest in Bangladesh and India and a harbour for photographers and holidaymakers and is the biggest mangrove forest in the world and is a appreciate island of biodiversity. The Sundarbans has been announced a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The part of the forest within Indian Territory is named Sundarbans National Park and is placed in the South 24 Parganas district of West Bengal. The Sundarbans encompass an area of 38,500 sq km, of which about one-third is extended in water/marsh areas. Since 1966 the holiday destination of Sundarbans has been serving as a wildlife sanctuary and it is figured that there are now 400 Royal Bengal tigers and about 30,000 spotted deer in the region.

Heaven for wild life and greenish thick forest adventures and passionate photographers, searches the real panoramic part as the canvas, come across to Sundarbans. This forest has the recognition of large number of Sundari trees and some claim that Sundarban inferred its name from these trees. One who cares nature in its craziest forms, Sundarbans is the perfect location which is not to be neglected. Sundarbans extends a very extra ordinary panorama and a wild journey for a life time to remember.

Rambling rivers, springs, creeks and attractive waters, Sundarban is dominated by the unparalleled natural beauty of its surroundings. Wild life brandishes in Sundarbans, heading with the Royal Bengal Tiger. The mighty Royal Bengal Tiger, quality and unopposed king of the forest, is imperial, craftiness and unmerciful to its prey. It is the natural home ground of many other popular wild life animals like gallina, dragon lizard, patched deer, wild boar, crocodiles and many more and the nature lovers would get a very good opportunity to have a close look. Migratory group of Siberian ducks is an attraction in some seasons, a beautiful view of these ducks taking flight over sail boats fully loaded with many items like timber, fuel wood, honey, fish and shell increasing the calm natural attractiveness of the Sundarban.

The main holiday point is Nilkamal also famous for Hiron Point for seeing clamorous wild animals and natural beauty. Katka is another home where wind animals mare freely and also good for bird watching. Vast area of verdant valleys starting from Katka to tiger point in Kachikhali provides opportunities for adventurous wild trekking. Tin Kona Island is well known for deer and wild tiger and Dublar Char Island for fishermen. It is a beautiful island where flocks of spotted deer are frequently seen to graze.

It is also the perfect place for the ordinary holiday makers who desire to rest or roam around at will to refresh their mind and feast their eyes with the rich treasure that nature has so fondly bestowed.

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