Cox’s Bazar beach is located about 414 km south of Dhaka and 152 km south of Chittagong. The ancient name of Cox’s Bazar is Panoya which means yellow flower. Emperor Shah Shuja, On his way to Arakan with a thousand palanquins, was fascinated by the beauty of Cox’s Bazar and stayed there, hence the name Dulahajra or Hazar Palanki. Cox’s Bazar is also known as Palangki.
The name Cox’s Bazar comes after the name of Hiram Cox. Hiram Cox became the governor of Palanquin in 183. At one time, Hiram Cox became very popular. To commemorate him a bazaar was established there, named Mr. Cox’s Bazaar, which later became Cox’s Bazar.
Cox’s Bazar beach is an attractive place for tourists. The sandy beach of the vast beach is about 120 km in length which is one of the best in the world. There is no mud anywhere on the thick beach. The enormous waves of Zhaoban, mountains, waterfalls, and blue water will make you thrilled and fascinated.
Come to Cox’s Bazar and enjoy more, Himchhari, Kutubdia Island, Sonadia Island, Dulahajra Safari Park, Laboni Point, Ramu Rubber Garden, Inani Beach, Naikhyangchhari Lake, Kalatali Beach, Ramu Buddhist Monastery, Radiant Fish Aquarium.
The actual time of travel to Cox’s Bazar from October to March is almost non-hot and rainy.
Beach travel can add to the joy of travel, beach photography, speed board, beach bikes, parasailing will increase your travel pleasure a few more times.
How to go
How to get low cost:
If you want to go to Cox’s Bazar at a low cost, you can take Chittagong train from Dhaka to Turna-Nishitha, Chittagong Mail, Subarna Express, Mahanagar Prabhati, Godhuli. After that non-AC or local bus is available from Chittagong to Cox’s Bazar. The fare maybe 100 to 200 rupees.
There are direct non-AC buses from Dhaka to Cox’s Bazar. Hanif Enterprise, Shyamoli, Saudia, S Alam. The fare maybe 800 to 1000 rupees.
How to go luxuriously:
If you want to go in a relaxed way, you can choose AC buses from Saudia, Desh Travels Sohag, Green Line, the fare can be 1800 to 2000.
If you want to go in a luxurious way, you can take Maitreubas reserve. The fare can be 12000 to 20000 rupees. And if you want, you can go by air. Bangladesh Biman, US Bangla, Novo Air, it will take 55-60 minutes.
Where to stay
How to stay low cost:
If you want to stay low cost, you have to go during off-peak season, even without holidays, and you can stay in low-quality hotels a little away from the beach. Usually, you can go any time outside the peak season, from October to March. You can choose low and medium-quality hotels.
Motel Probal, rent can be 1,000 to 2,000 Taka can contact 034173211.
Hotel Upal, rent can be 1,200 to 2,500 rupees can contact 034164256.
Hotel Sea Cox, rent can be 3,000 to 6,000 rupees. You can contact 0174363106.
Hotel Hyperion Sea World, rent can be 4,000 to 5,500 rupees can contact 01719335313.
How to be luxurious:
If you want to stay in a luxurious and comfortable way, you can choose world-class 5 star, 4 star, or 3-star hotels. Cox’s Bazar hotels have very good service quality and security systems.
Ocean Paradise Hotel & Resort can be rented for TK 8,000 to TK 20,000. You can contact 01936471.
Royal Tulip Sea Pearl Beach Resort & Spa can be rented for TK 10,000 to TK 1,200,000. You can contact 01744017001.
Simon Beach Resort can be rented for TK. 1,000,000 to TK. 50,000. You can contact 096107.
Long Beach Hotel rent can be 6,000 to 5,000,000 rupees. You can contact 017556051.
Seagull Hotel rent can be 5,000 to 40,000 rupees. You can contact 034162460.
Hotel Sea Crown rent can be 5,000 to 40,000 rupees. You can contact 015506951.
Hotel The Cox Today can be rented for TK 6,000 to TK 60,000. You can contact 01755596450.
What to eat
You can come to Cox’s Bazar beach and eat a variety of delicious food barbecue of various marine fish. For barbecue, you can buy barbecue by buying fresh fish of your choice. All the restaurants have all kinds of food arranged so you can order as per your choice.
How to eat at low cost:
You can choose medium-quality restaurants to eat at a low cost, such as Niribili, Zhaoban, Dhansindri, Rodela, etc. It would be better to bargain before meals. Of course, you have to choose the restaurants a little away from the beach.
How to eat in a luxurious way:
If you want to eat in a luxurious way, you can order food in hotels or resorts. They will serve the food according to your menu on time. You can eat Hyderabadi Biryani from Handi Restaurant. You can also go to KFC if you want.
Advice to do that!
Enjoy the beauty of Cox’s Bazar beach with utmost care. Get down to the water knowing the exact time of tide. Keep spare battery and charger for mobile or camera. Don’t forget to keep mini multiplug. Get help from Tourist Police or BGB. If you get in trouble, call 999.
Advice not to do those things!
Do not go to the broker under any circumstances. Do not go into the water if you do not know how to swim. Do not do any immoral-anti-social work. Do not throw empty packets of polythene, plastic bottle chips where. Do not do work that harms the environment.