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Getting away to serenity
It always pleases the heart to stray away from the hustles of everyday life and look for a decent excursion outside the city. What better than to give you a list of getaways across the country, from which you can choose accordingly. The following is a subjective list from places where many people had visited previously and came up with good reviews.
Nazimgarh Resort, Khadimnagar, Sylhet
Nestled in the heart of Sylhet, Nazimgarh Resorts is an ideal spot from which to discover Sylhet. From here, guests can enjoy easy access to all that the lively city has to offer. With its convenient location, the hotel offers easy access to the city's must-see destinations. At Nazimgarh Resorts, every effort is made to make guests feel comfortable. The hotel offers many unique recreational opportunities such as spa, garden, Jacuzzi, sauna, water sports (non-motorized). Superb facilities and an excellent location make the Nazimgarh Resorts the perfect base from which to enjoy your stay in Sylhet.
Nokkhottrobari Resort, Gazipur
Nokkhottrobari is your escape to a completely different world, a world hidden in the lush green village of Chinashukhania, far away from the noise and troubles of the gray and lifeless city limits but not too far away; just within the reach and easily accessible. It’s your chance to be one with nature and it provides you with relaxation and leisure, while providing fun and activities for all members of the family. Sitting atop on a lake, they come with a view that stretches across the lake and on to the green tree lines along the prospect. Nokkhottrobari cottages come with a modern yet naive central that provide a very cozy and comfortable environment for the guests. To make your outdoor knowledge even more adventurous and electrifying, there are even Camping facilities. It’s not a place to relish all the quality features it comes with, it’s a resort to enjoy life – work free, pressure free, to its fullest in the most untouched form, by being one with the nature.
Mermaid Eco-Resort, Cox’s Bazar
Sitting on stilts above a lagoon that fills up in the wetter seasons, Mermaid Eco-Resort help you to feel a part of the surrounding environment. Each water bungalow includes a veranda, hammock, and two beautiful, unique chairs lovingly restored from shipyards after decades on the ocean, each with their own story. For travelling just a little bit further, you are rewarded with a private beach, seclusion, and a pure, authentic experience of Bangladesh at its beauty. An indigenous family inhabits and cares for the area, catching seafood right in front you, cooking it according to tradition.
Jamuna Resort, Tangail
The wonderful and a full serviced luxury Jamuna Resort is located along the bank of the famous Jamuna River at the eastern side of Jamuna bridge in a world away from the hustle and bustle of the city, and yet within the close proximity of Dhaka. It is located in the backdrop of a lash green Bangladeshi villages and the awesome view of the famous river nestled among forest greenery in a secluded site. Jamuna Resort in this glamorous, tropical region is the perfect escape. It is like a dream make real. Jamuna Resort provides unrivalled comfort, impeccable hospitality and every facility for an enchanting holiday with nature. Be at home and stay tuned to nature. Jamuna Resort greatly emphasizes its outdoor spaces, surrounded by lush greenery and grassy expanses, tranquility, tropical nature plants all year round, fresh air or simply admiring the charm of Bangladeshi style.
Nilgiri Resort, Bandarban
Nilgiri is the highest hill resort of Bangladesh with blazing natural beauty. This Resort is located 47 km South-East of Bandarban town on Chimbuk Range at a height of 2400 feet from sea level. It has a high class residential accommodation that makes the difference. The journey to Nilgiri from Bandarban is also a unique experience. The view in the morning and evening is made vibrant by the cloudy sky kissing the peak of the hills. This beautiful resort in the top of the mountain is maintained by Bandarban Officers Club, a sister concern of Bangladesh Army. There are five well furnished cottages and tent facilities. It has a clean and healthy restaurant. Rice, beef, mutton prepared in bamboo is really mouth-watering. To visit Nilgiri Resort travelers have to seek permission from Brigade HQ of Bangladesh Army in Bandarban. The place is accessible by road. It is better to have your own vehicle. What fun is it, if you don’t hike to serenity?