Planning on a vacation this summer? Surely you would want to flood your Snapchat/Instagram with those aesthetic, picturesque photos that you spot on tourism pages. Believe it nor not, you really do not need look too far to find spectacular places that can potentially be the perfect breathtaking background for that souvenir photo. On its own, these beautiful spots deserve a visit.
Boga Lake, Bandarban
This massive piece of heaven on Earth is truly a wonder, one you need to see to actually believe. The Boga lake, admittedly, is quite tricky to reach; and subsequently isolated and less exposed to mainstream tourists. In fact, this waterbody is probably one of the cleanest and serene in the country.
Boga lake is full to the brim with picturesque beauty. However, it is during summer when under the sunlight, the crystal water shines like pearls. Only local dwellers can be spotted around its parameters, resonating absolute raw beauty unlike any other. For a comfortable stay and complete view, try the Sairu Hills Resort to check in.
Where to begin! This upazilla simply has armfuls to offer. The “Tea Capital” of the Bangladesh, Sreemangal not only is home to the meditative Tea Gardens, but it also beholds the majestic Madhabkunda Waterfall just a road trip away.
Moreover, Sreemangal is also very popular for the Lawachara Rainforest. It dawns a vast number of birds’ species; a haven for bird watchers and photographers. The preferred lodging for the greatest exposure of this spot happens to be the Hotel Green Residential, near Habiganj.
St. Martin, Cox’s Bazar
St. Martin is a great tropical, beach destination, and quite an exclusive location too because of its fragile and exotic coral reef inhabitant.
The Chera Dweep features a large chunk of the coral element of the island, and additionally, it also offers scuba diving services, so be sure to bring water resistant cameras on this trip! For smooth sailing, look up the Royal Tulip Sea Pearl Beach Hotel in Inani.
Jaflong is truly ecologically gifted and is a natural wonder. Featuring some of the most jaw-dropping rolling stone hills and crystal clear rivers, this place promises a joyous visit for the broken hearted and troubled souls.
You can get a glimpse of the monstrous Himalayas from the river Mari, whilst enjoying a peaceful river ride on a classic Pal Tola Nouka. Hotel Holy Side in Sylhet is the closest to Jaflong, and would indeed be the perfect home-ground to select.
Risang Waterfall, Khagrachhori
Probably one of the most well-protected and maintained waterfalls in the country, the Risang Waterfall is not for the weak-hearted. Only true adventurers and romantics can climb 500m down the Alu Tilla Hill to reach this location and surely, the diligence of the successful hikers is not in vain because of the magnificent sight that greets them. As an added bonus, this area is completely free to access! Need a place to crash? Try the Nilachol Escape Resort, especially if you are planning on going to Khagrachhari from Chittagong as well.
Each of the aforementioned hotels can easily be contacted and rooms can be booked through Jovago.net. Don’t forget your camera!