Kuakata Sea beach, also a national park of Bangladesh, is one the most visited tourist places in Bangladesh. If you plan to visit this panoramic sea beach here is the place where you will find complete tour guide e.g. how to go from Dhaka to Kuakata, hotels in Kuakata, Bus services to Kuakata, Kuakata Tourist Spots, geo Graphical information and Other Resources.
Kuakata – “Daughter of Sea.”
If anyone wants to visualize the sunset and sunrise from one place, s/he has to visit Kuakata. Kuakata is a natural 18 kilometers long panoramic beach of Bangladesh. It is also a great tourist attraction of Bangladesh. Kuakata is situated at the southernmost tip of Bangladesh and about 350 km away from the capital of Bangladesh.It is known as “Daughter of Sea.”
Geographical Description of Kuakata
Kuakata is at Latachapli union in Kalapara, Patuakhali which around 350 Km away from the capital Dhaka and 108 km away from the district of Barisal Division. The coordinate of Kuakata is 21°49′16″N 90°07′11″E
History of Kuakata
History of Kuakata refers the migration of Arakan’s into Bengal. Kuakata (Is a Bengali Word) comes from Kua which means “Well or Ponds.” Arakan started living in Kuakata around the 18th century. Due to the inadequacy of drinking water, Arakan dug so many wells or ponds in Kuakata. At that time it was named as Kuakata.
Kuakata Tour Guide
Kuakata is one of the famous sea beaches of Bangladesh. Every year thousands of thousands of tourist from different districts of Bangladesh as well as from abroad visit Kuakata. Charming beauty of Kuakata, Sunrise scene, and sunset view and overall nature hypnotize the tourist mind.
Kuakata Bangladesh Map
It is positioned at the 21°48′55.98″ north latitude and 90°07′18.62″ east longitude. This area located at the Latachapli union in Kalapara Thana, Patuakhali district in Barishal division.
Kuakata Tourist Spots
In Kuakata there are many things which will charm your mind. Near Kuakata Sea Beach there is a Buddhist temple. Beside this temple A Kua is viewed, it is said that Kuakata is named after this pond.
Near the Buddhist temple, Rakhain market is situated. There is a giant Buddha statue in Misri Para which is about 6 km far from the Kuakata Sea Beach. This statue is about 30 feet in height. You can also make a small journey in the sea.Small parts of Sundarban is seen from Kuakata
Kuakata is famous for sunrise and sunset scene. If you miss it, you have regret.
How to go Kuakata
If anyone wants to visit Kuakata sea beach Bangladesh, s/he may visit two ways. One is the journey by Launch, and another is the journey by bus.
Dhaka to Patuakhali Launch Services
There are several Launch services are available from Dhaka Sadarghat to Kuakata. It will be the best practice to reserve ticket one or two days before. The Cabin rent of Launch varies from 900 BDT to 1100 BDT, and Double Cabin rent 1800 BDT and Deluxe 2000 BDT. If you want to visit in Deck, it will cost almost 200 BDT. Everyday Several Launch leaves from Dhaka to Patuakhali from 4 pm to 6 pm local time.
If it is your first journey, I can ensure you about the great joy of the trip.
Dhaka to Kuakata Bus Service
Travel by bus is also another way to make to visit Kuakata. From Dhaka, Gabtali Bus stand several bus services are available. It starts from morning to night. By using these bus services, you can quickly reach Patuakhali. There are two bus services from Dhaka to Kuakata. But their service quality is no good enough
After reaching Patuakhali, you have to visit through bus from the Patuakhali bus station which will cost around 100 BDT.
Kuakata hotel list
Many hotels are available in Kuakata. Hotel Price in Kuakata are very cheap in comparison with other area. You will find three stars hotels to a reasonable hotel with minimal cost. Here I have provided hotels list in Kuakata with their details.
Hotel Banani Palace in Kuakata
It is one of the best hotels in Kuakata. Different facilities are available like intercom system, conference room, and this hotel provides all other modern facilities. Besides these, 24-hour customer service is on hand.
Room rent in Hotel Banani Palace
- AC Twin V.I.P – BDT 3000 / Night
- AC Couple V.I.P – BDT 3000 / Night
- NonAC Twin – BDT 1650 / Night
- Non AC Couple – BDT 1650 / Night
- Dormitory (8bed) – BDT 5000 / Night
- Conference Room – BDT 10,000
Mobile No: +88-01713674192
Hotel Kuakata Inn
This hotel ensures the quality for their customers. Room services and business center, Intenet facilities fire safety, Conference and Banquet hall, BBQ, etc. facilities are available. You can reserve room from Dhaka also
- Deluxe Non-AC with Double Bed BDT 1500.00
- Family Suite Non-AC (1 Double bed and 1 Single) Tk. 2000.00
- Deluxe Double AC(1 Double, 1 Single)Tk. 2800.00
- Family Suite AC 1 Double, 1 Single Tk. 3300.00
Sagor Konna Resort Ltd
Sagor Konna Resort Ltd is about 100 Meter away from the Kuakata Sea Beach. It is one of the best Kuakata resort. Cost is minimal here. Price started from 2800 BDT for the VIP Suite AC to 1000 BDT for Economy Deluxe Double. Different Facilities are available here e.g. Coffee Shop. Swimming pool, ISD and NWD phone connection with PABX, Package Tour, 24 Hour room service and laundry service, etc
Some Others Hotels in Kuakata
There are many hotels in Kuakata. We are unable to make the detail list of Kuakata Hotels with their cost.For your assistance in finding hotels in Kuakata , following shortlist make you happy within Kuakata
- Kuakata Grand Hotel & Sea Resort Kuakata, Bangladesh
- Hotel Sky Palace ltd. Latachapli, Bangladesh
- Hotel Neelanjana Ltd.
- Parjatan Holiday Homes Kuakata Bangladesh
- Parjatan Motel & Youth Inn Kuakata
- Hotel Sky Palace Ltd Kuakata
- Biswas Sea Palace Kuakata
- Hotel Mohona International Kuakata
- Hotel Graver Inn International Kuakata
- Hotel Sky Palace Kuakata
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