Sundarban Houseboat Day Tour: An Abridged Adventure on the Houseboat

(Day Tour)

(Duration calculated Kolkata to Kolkata. Approx. 7 hours Afloat!)


We’re trailblazers in this majestic delta, proud to be the first to introduce:

The enchanting Houseboat experience.

Make Sundarbans an all-season destination.

A seamless blend of modern comforts with authentic Sundarban tour rustic adventures.

The ultimate water safari – stay afloat and immerse in the thrill!

Night Cruise

Embark on a day-long escapade that distills the essence of Sundarban into a compact yet unforgettable experience. This Sundarban Houseboat day tour journey is crafted for those who yearn to taste adventure but have just a day to spare

Early Morning Energy in Kolkata:

Wake up between 4:30 and 5:00 AM, filled with anticipation for the Sundarban Houseboat Day Tour adventure. Pack your essentials (we’ll send you a friendly reminder about some weather-specific items the day before).

Morning Transition to Sundarbans:

Post-morning tea/coffee, between 5:30 AM – 6:30 AM, a comfy AC ride awaits at your doorstep to transport you from Kolkata’s energetic vibe to the tranquil surroundings of Godkhali. As the city sounds fade, anticipate the embrace of the countryside, with its lush greenery and quaint mud houses of Sundarban ecosystem.

Thoughtful Morning Soothe of Sundarban Houseboat Day Tour:

By 8:30 – 9:00 AM, you’ll touch down at Godkhali Jetty to board your houseboat. With a welcome drink in hand, marvel at the morning and set sail to Gosaba. If interested, take a brief detour to marvel at either Hamilton’s iconic bungalow (a 5-minute walk from the Jetty) or Rabindranath Tagore’s iconic homes.

Day’s Voyage:

Unravelling the Secrets of Sundarbans

Morning Nourishment & Sail:

By 9:00 AM, as the scent of breakfast wafts through, the Houseboat charts its path towards the Sajnekhali Watchtower. Cruise with the villages on the side, interspersed with dense mangroves. A special detour awaits at JalerGhat – the confluence of the Durga Doaniya and Gomadi River. Here, Sundarban Houseboat replenishes its freshwater reserves, giving you a glimpse into the subtle harmonies of life on water.

Sajnekhali’s Treasures:

Around 11:30 AM, Sajnekhali greets you. It’s more than just a spot; it’s an place where we get a quick view of the Sundarban Biosphere reserve. With eyes peeled for fauna found in Sundarban Delta, immerse yourself in insights from the Mangrove Interpretation Centre, a hub of learning where you get the glimpse of the life and history of the people at Sundarban National Park.

Venturing into the Heart of the Sunderban Forest:

As the day progresses, your Sundarban Houseboat day tour takes a deeper plunge into the Sundarbans’ embrace. Meandering through serpentine waterways, the journey takes on a magical quality, with the Sundarban forest unveiling its wonders one bend at a time.

Midday in the Mangrove Labyrinth:

Glide through dense mangroves, hoping to catch a glimpse of Sundarban’s royal inhabitants. A fulfilling lunch awaits around 12:25 PM. The Sudhanyakhali Watch Tower promises sights and memories, giving you a chance to interact with the Sundarban eco system, making every moment worthwhile.

Evening Recollections of Sundarban Houseboat Day Tour:

As 3 PM approaches, drift back to Godkhali, lost in reflections and evening snacks. By 4:00 PM, Godkhali greets you again, and your journey back to Kolkata begins. We’ve thoughtfully timed this return under the stars, giving you a chance to relive the magic and allowing the wonders of your Sundarban Houseboat day tour to sink in deeply. Arrive in the city by 8:00 PM, heart and soul enriched.


We’ve meticulously planned every phase of this Sundarban Houseboat day tour journey. From ensuring post-travel relaxation to crafting an experience that rejuvenates and thrills, your Sundarban encounter is bound to be an indelible one. It’s more than a tour; it’s a journey of the soul, a symphony of sights and sensations that can only be experienced aboard Sundarban Houseboat.


Let the adventure begin! ????


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Disclaimer: While we strive to provide the facilities/services as described, please note that the company reserves the right to amend, modify, or change the facilities, services, or route without prior notice due to tide, time, or other unforeseen circumstances.

For the best experience visiting the forest, interiors are recommended. However in case, the guest group is not interested to visit the forest and pay the forest permission charges, then the route will be revised by the Captain based on tidal conditions. (Applicable only in case of private cruise booking) (Inclusion of Dobanki is optional and chargeable @ Rs 5900 only at the discretion of the Captain based on tidal conditions. Kindly note forest permission charges is mandatory for visiting Dobanki)

It is our endeavor to provide you the facilities/ services as mentioned above. However, the company reserves the right to amend the facilities/services/ route without prior notice based on tide, time, or otherwise.

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