Yes, it is possible to explore the Sundarbans in one day. To do a day tour of the Sundarbans, you can book a personal boat that will only have the people you bring with you. This means you can enjoy the tour with your group exclusively. If you’re looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city for a short time and experience a peaceful rural environment where you can witness the natural beauty of rivers and forests, then a day trip to the Sundarbans is a must-do. This trip promises to be the best one of your life, as you’ll get to witness the beauty of nature through a boat trip while being surrounded by mysterious wild animals. You’ll also get to indulge in delicious food, sightseeing, and create memories that will last forever. So, what are you waiting for? Pack your backpacks and embark on this exciting adventure today!



5:30 AM: The Sundarban tour typically starts early in the morning when tourists arrive at Kolkata airport or a designated starting point. Our company provides air-conditioned vehicles that will take the tourists to Sonakhali.

9:00 AM: The Sundarban tour begins on a houseboat from Sonakhali through the river. Tourists can view crocodiles, water monitors, and spotted deer on the small island of Sundarban. They can also spot various species of birds, and if lucky, they might even get a glimpse of the Royal Bengal tiger.

9:30 AM: Breakfast with tea or coffee will be served.

10:00 AM: Tourists will proceed towards Chandipur.

11:00 AM: All tourists will land at Gosaba island and walk towards Rabindranath Tagore’s bungalow and Mr. Hamilton’s bungalow.

11:30 AM: Small snacks with tea or coffee will be served.

1:00 PM: Tourists will view the Sajnekhali forest.

2:00 PM: Lunch will be served to the tourists.

3:00 PM: Tourists will view the bird forest.

3:30 PM: Coconut water will be served.

4:30 PM: Tea and biscuits will be served.

5:00 PM: The Sundarban tour ends here.

9:00 PM: Tourists will reach Kolkata.

Please Note– All of your meals throughout the day will be served on this houseboat, such as a morning tiffin, lunch, evening snacks, and tea/coffee.

Food Menu:

  • 9:30 AM – For breakfast, you will be served bread omelet with tomato sauce, sweets, banana, and tea.
  • 11:30 AM – For mid-morning snacks, you can choose between fish fry (Amudi chuno) or vegetarian snacks along with tea.
  • 2:00 PM – For lunch, you will be served rice, vegetable dal, potato fry, vegetable curry, fish curry or chicken curry, papad, chutney, and salad.
  • 3:30 PM – In the afternoon, you can enjoy refreshing coconut water. 4:00 PM – For evening tea-time, you will be served tea and biscuits.

What will you Bring:

  • Be sure to bring your own medicine as needed.
  • Everyone must bring proof of identity and two copies of passport size photos.
  • Cameras like watching distant animals.
  • For foreigners, it is very important to collect the original passport.

FAQs for Sundarban Tour 1 Night / 2 Days

Is it possible to cover all the routes of Sundarbans in one day?

It’s not possible to cover all the routes in Sundarbans in one day. However, you can complete three routes – Sajnekhali Forest, Sudhanya Khali Forest, and Dobanki Forest – which are located in the inner part of the jungle and offer the chance to see animals. The rest depends on luck. If you wish to complete these routes in a day, you need to start early in the morning.

What is the cost of the day tour?

The cost of the tour is Rs. 2000 per head for a shared tour. If you prefer a private boat, you need to contact the travel agent and book the tour.

Is it possible to see animals on a 1-day tour?

Yes, it’s possible to spot animals on a 1-day tour of Sundarbans. We can take you to places in the jungle where there’s a possibility of spotting animals, but it ultimately depends on luck.

Sundarbans 1 Day Tour Itinerary Summarized

Sundarbans 1 Day Tour Itinerary The tour starts from Canning, and we’ll travel by auto to Sonakhali Launch Ghat. From there, we’ll take a boat to Gosba Island, where you can visit Rabindranath Tagore’s and Hamilton Sahib’s bungalow houses. Then, we’ll move on to Sojnekhali Watch Tower (Crocodile Project), Sudhanya Khali Watch Tower, Pirkhali Forest, and Gazikhali Forest before heading back.

Tour Facilities

The tour includes all meals, a car from Canning or Kolkata, a boat for the Sundarbans jungle tour, government permission, and a government guide who will provide information about the Sundarbans.

What do you need to take care of?

Please refrain from carrying plastic, playing music, drinking alcohol, and maintain silence during the tour.