Taken on world's longest natural beach, Cox's Bazar, located on the southern tip of Bangladesh.
Miles of golden sands, towering cliffs, surfing waves, rare conch shells, colorful pagodas, Buddhist temples and tribes, delightful sea-food--this is Cox's Bazar, the tourist capital of Bangladesh. Having the world's longest (120 kilometers.) beach sloping gently down to the blue waters of the Bay of Bengal, Cox's Bazar is one of the most attractive tourist sport in the country.
There are also a few very old wooden Buddhist temples at Ramu, a few kilometers from Cox's Bazar, well worth visiting.
Located at a distance of 152 km. south of Chittagong, the leading seaport of Bangladesh, Cox's Bazar is connected both by air and road from Dhaka and Chittagong.
A drive to Teknaf, which is the southernmost tip of the mainland of Bangladesh, is a memorable journey. A day trip to either Moheshkhali or Sonadia, the deltaic islands nestled among the gentle waves of the Bay of Bengal, will also be really interesting.
Other attractions for visitors are conch shell market, tribal handicraft, salt and prawn cultivation.
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- Copyright: Selim Azad (SelimAzad) (477)
- Genre: People
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2006-06-24
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ5, Leica 36-432mm, KONIX 55mm UV Filter
- Exposure: f/8, 1/2000 seconds
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- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2006-07-29 1:53