Satchari Forest | Tour to Sathchari National Park

Satchari forest

Satchari Forest was established as a Sathchari National Park in 2005. The area of Satchari forest is 243 hectares. Around this national park there are tea estates and villages in Ragunandan hill reserved forest in Chunarughat Upozilla under Habiganj district. Generally the meaning of Satchari is seven streams that flow through the forest. That’s why the forest was name after the seven streams. These streams give water to the animals living in the forest and trees to live well. As a nature lover and bird watcher, Satchari tour is a must.

Satchari national park has enriched with flora and fauna that amaze any visitor. More than 200 tree species were identification which mainly grow in tropical evergreen forest. We can see common trees dipterocarpus, Artocarpus, Ficus, lagerstroemia etc. Animals are Northern pig tailed macaque, Capped lanqur and Western Hoolock Gibbon.

Satchari forest is mostly good for bird watchers and jungle walking tour. These birds are Jungle fowl, Red headed Trogon, Oriental pied hornbill, Green Imperial pigeon, Cuckoos and Hooded pitta etc.

Inside the forest, there is an ethnic community name Tipra. About 24 families are in this community. You may visit this community taking a permission.

What are in Satchari Forest that you should Know in your tour

  • About 200 type of trees.
  • 24 type of mammals.
  • 38 type of reptiles.
  • 19 type of amphibians.
  • 183 type of birds.

To enjoy this forest well, you should hire an experienced tour guide directly at the park or book in advance through this website. The Eco tour guides have training well to guide you in the forest as they know the paths, information, names of birds and trees.

The facilities are in the park for tourist

  • Washroom
  • Bungalow for night stay
  • Half an hour walking trail
  • 1 hours hiking trail
  • 3 hours trekking trail
  • Local Eco tour guide (Bangla speaking)
  • Local English speaking tour guide for special birding tour.
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