Contributor: Fazlay Rabby
Island Name: Kutubdia
Latitude: N21 52.471
Longitude: E91 50.581
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How to go:
The easiest way to go to Kutubdia Island is to go by Mognama ghat (Mognama jetty). There is direct bus service from Chittagong to Mognama, also you can go to Mognama by CNG taxi from Chokoria. One can go to Chokoria from Chittagong, or from Dhaka by direct bus. It is also possible to go by Dhaka-Coxs Bazar bus and drop at Chokoria Bazar.
From Mognama there is boat and speedboat to cross the channel. Speedboat takes only 10/15 minutes and cost 60Taka each pax. From Kutubdia jetty, you can take a rickshaw to go to the far/sea side of the island where there is a rest house.
Where to stay:
There is a rest house (dak banglo) and few small hotels in the island. The rest house is comparatively better in out view. Cost around 200Taka/room with attach bath.
What to eat (food):
Plenty of small local restaurants are available for food.
Tips/advise for traveler:
Respect the local culture. Do not wear exposing outfit (especially women).