Potential Travel and leisure Spots of Bangladesh
This report is prepared by
Imran Ahmed (ID: 13164140)
For the MBA training course: Managerial Communication (BUS 502) Section: 1
Bangladesh is a country which is blessed with lot of natural beauties. Tourism of Bangladesh can also add value if proper prepare and approach can be created and implemented. Bangladeshi Travel market is mainly depended on community and overseas tourists. Tourism in Bangladesh is generally depends upon some popular tourism spots. But you will find lot of other tourism places in Bangladesh which have not yet got recognitions as a part of each of our main travel and leisure spots. But these places have all the potentiality and facet of becoming among the finest tourism spots of our region. Tourism spots should be properly explored, so that it can bring great contribution toward increase of Gross Domestic Product. This kind of report attempted to introduce a few of these places with natural highlights of those areas. The record also includes several recommendations that are necessary for the development of less popular tourism spots of Bangladesh.
Bangladesh has already crossed four decades of its tourism industry but yet all of us still notice it in a encouraging position when compared with our adjoining countries. Despite having all the potential to flourish, tourism from this country has been growing in a very gradual pace. Bangladesh is unfamiliar as a visitor destination in the international travel and leisure market. Just 3 lacs foreign vacationers came to Bangladesh in 2010, which more than per cent came for organization and official purposes. The contribution in the earning by tourism towards the country's GDP is less than 1%. The sector got reputation as a market in 1999. But it never received attention from the government to become a vibrant market. Whereas a large number of countries which in turn started later than Bangladesh, for example вЂ“ Maldives, Malaysia, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos have developed their tourism industry considerably faster than our country and earning large revenues from this sector. Bangladesh is the area of green countryside, Serpentine river, normal wonders and colorful social life. Bangladesh has a lot of tourism areas for any sort of tourists and also it has enormous potentiality to be one of the leading tourism international locations of the world. From this report I will introduce five tourism areas of Bangladesh which are not as yet so much popular to the local and worldwide tourists. In addition there are several other folks less well-known tourism places in Bangladesh but these five tourism areas have been chosen randomly to get preparing this kind of short survey. The main purpose is to enhance these locations to the viewers who have keen interest regarding our travel and leisure places. Also people can propagate the raw details to others through this survey and they can contribute for the development of our tourism industry by doing so.
1 . Ratargul Swamp Forest
Ratargul Swamp ForestВ is aВ freshwater swamp forestВ located in Sylhet, В Bangladesh. Specifically it is situated by the riverВ GoainВ and linked with the cannelВ Chengir Khal. The water of your swamp might be Fresh water, brackish water or Seawater. Ratargul swamp forest is the just swamp forest located in Bangladesh and one of the few freshwater swamp forests in the world. Ratargul swamp forest goes under water seasonally. The comes here from the adjoining Goain River. Water with this beautiful forest is so obvious that any individual can see the underside layer. Water level never remains to be in the same level about this forest. It depends on the volume of rainfalls. Through the rainy season it is submerged underneath 20 to 30 ft water. Different time, that remains practically dry. Water level stays on between a few feet to 10 feet except wet season.
Total area of the forest is 3325. 61 acres, among which 504 acres of forest was declared wildlife sanctuary in 1973. You will discover almost 25 species of plants like Jarul, Kodom, Borun, Pitali, Arjun and many other forest...