Published:  12:01 AM, 02 March 2019

Barshijora Eco Park

Barshijora Eco Park

Barshijora Eco Park is located in Moulvibazar Sadar, 2 km from the Zila Sadar. This eco park is also an attempt to conserve our precious nature. It is not yet that much developed as other eco parks.

When you are in the town and have a little time with nothing to do at all, this might be the place you may make a short visit to. Barshijora Eco Park was established on 887 acres of reserve forest near Moulvibazar town in 2006.

The forest was declared reserve in 1916. Many timber and medicinal plants were planted there later. Two eco-cottages, four picnic spots, two observation towers, security posts, five public toilets and power supply line are there. The Eco Park also has many common species of fauna.

How to go

It is located in Moulvibazar District, 2 km away from Zila Sadar. You can take buses or CNG or other local transport to reach that eco park.

How to reach: Moulvibazar district

You can reach to Moulvibazar from Dhaka only via bus directly. If you want to travel by train, you need to get off at Sreemangal station. Then you need to take a local bus or CNG to reach Moulvibazar. In case, you would like to fly to Moulvibazar, you have to reach sylhet first, then you can take a direct bus to Moulvibazar.

You will find the above bus operators from Malibag Rail-gate, Razarbag or Sayedabad bus stand. These services are available from 6:30 am to 11:30 pm.

Where to stay

Moulvibazar has several good quality hotels in the town. There are some resorts too. Sreemangal, the nearby Upazila also has number of 5 star resorts around it.

Things to do

There is a lake in Eco Park where you can enjoy a pretty good time. There are also lots of birds here. You can start counting the different types of birds. Even you can just loiter around to enjoy the beauty of nature.

Eating facilities

Nearest restaurants are in Moulvibazar town. Tourists should not have a high expectation to find all the high class food here. However, all reasonably good foods are available to satisfy your hunger.

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