Yes, you heard it right. Otter Fishing in Bangladesh still exists among a few small group of fisher man. It is an unique culture with heritage of more than a 1000 year still alive. The story is such unique that it garbed the attention of world media such as CNN, TIME, BBC and more. Deshghuri takes you to the unique journey to experience fishing with otter in the southern part of Bangladesh. In this 02 days all inclusive trip you can also experience true country side, peoples life and culture of the country.
What You Can Expect
Day 01: Journey Towards Norail Early Morning Start You will start your journey at 8:00 am toward Norail, a southern district of Bangladesh. On the way we will explore country sites along with one of the biggest river of the country, Padma. You have to cross a farry on the way and to minimize the journey time we will cross the river on shared Speed Boat and ride another car crossing the river. We hope to reach our place of residence preferably by a river site residence. After lunch, you will have some time to rest and in the evening you will be visiting the fisher man village and do experience the attraction of catching fish by riding fisher man’s boat in the river of Chitra. The activity will be around 3 hours and we will get back to hotel for a good night sleep.
Day 02: Exploring Fisherman’s Life and Museum You will start the day by taking a walk into a Bangladeshi green village where you will find a lots of green, smiling children and can explore the straggles of fisherman against climate change. You will witness how climate change has evolved to whip out fishes from the life of fisherman. You may also explore a museum of SM Sultan, one of the famous artist who worked in painting and drawing. His fame rests on his striking depictions of exaggeratedly muscular Bangladeshi peasants engaged in the activities of their everyday lives. After lunch we will start our return journey towards Dhaka on the same route and drop you at hotel at around 7 PM.
Overnight accommodation in basic 2 star Hotel in Norail District of Bangladesh.
All taxes, fees and handling charges.
Afternoon tea, Beverages, Bottled water.
Breakfast Meals as per itinerary.
Hotel pickup and drop-off.
Round-trip private transfer.
Souvenir photos (available to purchase).
Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability.
A moderate amount of walking is involved.
Not wheelchair accessible.