Sundarban Holi Festival
What is Holi?
Sundarban Holi Festival Tour originates from Holi which is an ancient hindu culture being observed almost everywhere in india and abroad. Sundarban is also celebrating this festival. Holi represents the Festival of Colour, Festival of Spring and Love. In this tour tourists enjoy with each other with colour.
How to enjoy Sundarban Holi Festival?
On the evening before Holi tourists engage in Bon Fire / Camp Fire with chorus songs and perform to show their culture, creed and tradition to each other. On the day of Holi tourists mainly enjoy a village walk in the morning and engage in drenching colours with each other and people of the sundarban village also participate and enjoy the day happily. Generally tourists share their good wishes to each other and with local people, share sweets and love with each other by maintaining peach and harmony and also make a good relationship by sharing their culture and tradition etc.
What to do in Holi Festival?
In this Sundarban Holi Ferstival Tour tourists drench each other with colour while walking through the villages, share their culture, knowledge, feelings, distribute sweets and know each other with heart. Local villagers also enjoy and participate with them and share their feelings to each other to make the moments memorable and everlasting.
What to eat in Sundarban Holi Festival?
There is no bar for fooding. You can have food as per your own choice. But you need to inform tour organiser at the beginning of booking. Tour operators and organisers really maintain veg and non veg food items in a separate way. So you don’t need to think about it. They will provide all menu as per your need and choice.
How to book Sundarban Holi Festival?
Booking is so easy that any one can book any time. Either you may directly visit their offices or by phone talk or whatsapp with them and once you become clear and satisfied you can book online.
What else is there in Sundarban Holi Festival?
Sundarban Holi Festival tour includes sundarban mangrove forest visit along with folk performance by local groups. You must feel amazing and get to know each other. It will make you feel joyous and significant always.
When does this Sundarban Holi Festival occur?
During Spring in the month of “Falgun” on the day after the full moon Holi it is observed but you need to reach sundarban just before a day. Because the festival starts on the day before Holi by starting camp fire to kill the evils.
Where to stay in Sundarban Holi Festival?
You can stay either in Hotel/ Cottage/ Resort or in Boat as per your booking. Importantly if the weather is supposed to be rough you must stay in Hotel, Resort or Cottage.
How long to stay in Sundarban Holi Festival?
Normally it is three days festival trip starts in the evening just before the day of Holi. Next day enjoy Holi with each other and villagers. On the last day visit Sundarban National Park and back home with the everlasting moments of pleasure.
How much cost of Sundarban Holi Festival?
Cost is totally depending the way you are enjoying the entire trip. It differs as per the choices of your fooding, lodging, transportation etc. In this regard you need to talk with organiser.
What to maintain in Sundarban Holi Festival?
Mainly you need to maintain peace and harmony, maintain healthy and clean environment excluding plastic, thermocol and other polluting items to “Save Sundarban As It Saves mankind”.
12. Holi Itinenary
Day 1 :
Journey starts from pick point at 8 am. Breakfast to be served on the way to Basanti with a single 500 ml water bottle. Boarding on boat is around 11am.
Boat journey starts around 11.30 – 12 Noon from Sonakhali with welcome drink and Tea/ Coffee. Before lunch there is a Time Pass tiffin and Gosaba Hamilton Bunglow visit.
Lunch is consisted of rice, veg fry, daal, vegetable curry, Katla Fish, Vetki Fish, chatni, papar.
Check in Hotel at around 5PM
In the evening there is either chicken pakora or veg pakora or masala muri etc. with tea/coffee.
Before dinner Camp Fire / Bon Fire in hotel campus.
Dinner is consisted of rice, veg fry, daal, Mutton, chatni, papar.
Bed Tea in the morning with biscuits.
Boat journey starts around 7.30 in the morning.
Breakfast is at 8.30 am with Luchi, Alurdom, sweet and boiled egg, tea/coffe.
Before lunch there is a Time Pass tiffin on the way of visiting Sundarban National Park on running boat.
Lunch is consisted of rice, veg fry, daal, vegetable curry, Bhangan Fish, Datne Fish, chatni, papar.
Spots to be visited are Sajinakhali Tiger Reserve, Sudhanyakhali Tiger Reserve, Bonbibi Varani, Sundarkhali, Peerkhali, Gazikhali, Choragazikhali, Dobanki Tiger Reserve and Panchamukhi. (As per weather it may be changed)
In the evening either chicken pakora or veg pakora or masala muri etc to be served with tea/coffee.
Before dinner local Folk Performance programe to be played by local people in hotel campus.
Dinner is consisted of rice, veg fry, daal, Local Fish, chatni, papar.
Bed Tea in the morning with biscuits.
Check out from Hotel at 8.30 Am
Breakfast is at 8.30 am with Radhaballavi, Chholar Daal, sweet and boiled egg with tea/coffe.
Lunch is consisted of Friedrice, Beguni, Prawn Malaikari, Chillichicken, chatni, papar.
Drop Sonakhali at 2 PM