Submit Articles A Collection of Informative and Interesting Articles  

Holiday in the Mangrove Forests of Bengal : Meet the Royal Bengal Tiger

BY: Mano Johnson | Category: Travel | Submitted: 2010-08-30 08:03:59
       No Photo
Article Summary: "The Mangrove forests in Bengal (India) can be an amazing experience. Learn all about it from this article before you visit the place!.."

Share with Facebook Share with Linkedin Share with Twitter Share with Pinterest Email this article

Visiting the Mangrove Forests of Bengal can be a really exciting and memorable experience in your life. This is the only place in the world where you would find the Royal Bengal Tiger; however the chance to see one live is minimal and you have to be very lucky as well as going to the deep of the forest. In addition to this gorgeous tiger, you will be able to see numerous other wild animals in both land and water. The final attraction is the forest itself which is one of the most important and famous mangrove forest in the whole world.

The disappointing fact is for the last few decades, the size of the mangrove forest has been decreased as the locals cut down the trees for practical purpose. Even so there are plenty to see and enjoy.

The Mangrove Forests of Bengal has been declared as a member of World Heritage program by the UNESCO.

Before You Go

Before you visit the Mangrove Forests of Bengal, make sure to inform the local government agency for safety reason and do not go to the deep of the forest without an experienced guide. Also do not forget to take necessary preclusions and water with you. As the Bay of Bengal is right beside the jungle, the water is salty here and not drinkable.

How to Go

For visiting the Mangrove Forests of Bengal, you have two options. Either you can start from Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, or Kolkata, the capital of West Bengal in India. However, the largest part is in India, but the number of Royal Bengal tigers is more in Bangladesh. It is yours to choice and you cannot go from one country to another without special permit. The way to the location is by road from both places and as you come close to the forest, you have to take a ride in a boat to enter the forest area.

What you will see

Like all other forests in the world, the Mangrove Forests of Bengal has two things to offer: nature and animals. This jungle is known for the famous Sundari tree and different varieties of flora and fauna. In terms of ecological facts, the Mangrove Forests of Bengal is a major place in the area and has greater influence over the climate and environment of the southern part of both countries.

The Mangrove Forests of Bengal has a very rich wildlife and beside the tigers, there are wild boar, jungle cat, flying fox, chital, fox etc. available in the woods. In the mini canals, which are spread throughout the jungle, there are several deadly animals including different reptile species and crocodile are frequently found.

Few tips

For your visit in Mangrove Forests of Bengal, your best choice would be an organized tour by any professional agency with an experienced guide. This way, you can cover the most places as well as get a chance to see the magnificent view of the Bay of Bengal. Do not get off from your ride without the permission of your guide.

Don't wait up to prepare yourself for a thrilling tour in the Mangrove Forests of Bengal and keep it in the top of your list of touring destination.

About Author / Additional Info:

Comments on this article: (0 comments so far)

Comment Comment By Comment Date

Leave a Comment   |   Article Views: 2528

Additional Articles:
•   Audio Conference System

•   Celebration of Life

•   The Sunrise is Yet Too Far

•   The FIFA Corruption Scandal 2011

Latest Articles in "Travel" category:
•   Riding Amtrak Overnight Trains

•   Travel Exemplified - The Diary of a Traveler

•   Trip to Undisputed Natural Beauty 'Ooty'

•   My First Ever Cruise

•   Rome, Sabina (Italy): Good Food Wine and Olive Oil, Stunning Landscape.

•   On the Way to Silchar

•   Walking Tours With a Certified Tour Guide in Rome

Important Disclaimer: All articles on this website are for general information only and is not a professional or experts advice. We do not own any responsibility for correctness or authenticity of the information presented in this article, or any loss or injury resulting from it. We do not endorse these articles, we are neither affiliated with the authors of these articles nor responsible for their content. Please see our disclaimer section for complete terms.
Page copy protected against web site content infringement by Copyscape
Copyright © 2010 - Do not copy articles from this website.
| Home | Disclaimer | Xhtml |