Beautiful Bangladesh has many beautiful places to visit. Among them, one of the most charming sea beaches is Parki sea beach situated in Chittagong District. A wonderful thing is that this sea beach is in a delta in Karnafuli River. Distance between Chittagong Metropolitan city and this beach is around 28-30 kilometers. And distance between Dhaka and this beach is around 250 kilometers. If you go there, you will have an opportunity to see the sea named Bay of Bengal as well as the river Karnafuli at a time. Yes, from this beach in the channel of river Karnafuli, to see those two things together is an amazing experience. This beach is very nice to be there and to see there.
Main attraction here is sandy sea beach having 15 kilometers length and 350 feet width. To see ship port and outer anchorage where big ships are anchored is excellent. Moreover, Jhaw forest, fishing in sea, sunset in sea, various colorful crabs moving around the beach will charm you. In pick season, this place becomes a picnic spot and lots of tourists forgather here to observe the beauty of nature.
How to go:
If you want to go to Chittagong by bus, you may avail A/c and non A/c buses from Dhaka. Buses are also available to go to Chittagong from Divisional city Sylhet and other cities and districts of Bangladesh. An international and domestic airport is also in Chittagong. Moreover, you can go to Chittagong by railway from Capital city Dhaka, Divisional city Sylhet and many other cities and districts of Bangladesh. From Chittagong, you may avail Taxi or hire a jeep to go for a visit to Parki sea beach.
Many lodges, hotels, motels, rest houses which are of 5 stars, 3 stars, ordinary and economy classes are there to stay in Chittagong. Tourists have the opportunity to choose their accommodation according to their ability, budget and necessity. At the pick season, holidays and festive periods, lots of people who visit the surrounding tourist spots come to these hotels, motels and rest houses for accommodation.
Marine sea food (shrimp, fried crab, lobster, rupchanda etc.) are available. You may have Bangladeshi, European, Chinese, Oriental food in restaurants of Chittagong.
Best time to visit:
All around the year.