Popular Places to visit in Sundarban
Sajnekhali Watch Tower:
It is counted among the most renowned watch towers in Sundarban. The major attractions in this region are Bono Bini Temple, Mangrove Interpretation Center, and the tourist lodge of the Bengal Tourism Department. More interestingly, bird lovers can witness the various bird species such as Pelican, Kingfishers, Plovers, Lap-Wings, White Bellied Sea Eagle, etc.
Sudhanyakhali Watch Tower:
Sudhanyakhali Watch Tower is the perfect place from where a wildlife lover can spot a tiger. There is a pond behind the watch tower where wild animals use to come and drink water at this point. Other than the tigers, you can also get the glimpse of other wildlife species such as crocodiles, wild boars, and axis deer.
Do Ban Ki Watch Tower:
It is another eye-catching place in Sundarban. This watch tower renders canopy walk which is at an elevation of 20 feet from the ground and is about half a kilometer in length. You can walk through this place to visualize the beauty of flora and fauna. Tourists may encounter tigers, Bahmini Kites, and Chital Deer.
Netidhopani Watch Tower:
This water tower is must be an interesting spot as it is linked with the famous tale of Lakhindari and Behula. It is said that on the extreme right of the woods, there is a road enlightened by King Pratap Aditya in order to protect the coastal area. This Watch Tower can accommodate 20 people at a time.
Bhagatpur Crocodile Project:
An abode of the largest estuarine crocodiles, Bhagatpur Crocodile Project is another iconic destination to explore. It encloses a famous hatchery and sanctuary making it a well-liked tourist charm in Sundarban.
It is a fascinating small area on the trail to the Sundarban National Park. It is an extremely picturesque place that also offers a magnificent doorway to Sundarban.
Halliday Wildlife Sanctuary is located on the southern side of Sundarban Tiger Reserve. The unique specialty is that the sanctuary has the honor of being the last retreat of the rare barking deer. Moreover, the Lothian Island Wildlife Sanctuary, the hub of exotic birds, is situated nearby to this island.
The crystal clear waters and shores in Kanak are counted among the most preferred basking spot for charming Turtles. There are many myths related to these turtles.