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Karnaphuli River

Mariners Drive Road, Chittagong City, Bangladesh
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Mariners Drive Road, Chittagong City, Bangladesh
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Big river of chattagram, runs through the city. About half a kilometer in width, the bridge over it. If we are going south of Chittagong we need to cross it. I had to, since I was going to Cox's Bazar. The river looks dirty towards...More

Thank aloknbsm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The largest and most important river in Chittagong having a connection with the Bay of Bengal creating the popular Patenga beach. The largest sea port (Chittagong's port) of Bangladesh is here. Boats are available to cross the river and enjoy the beauty. To have a...More

Thank Moinul K
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Chittagong along with its port is located on the northers bank of river Karnaphuli. Karnaphuli means decorative ear pin named after a story how a princess lost her ear pin. This serpentine tortuous hilly river originated from the Lusai hills entered Bangladesh to drain into...More

Thank Suman Nazmul H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

A Sampan ( traditional local wooden boat) cruise on the river Karnaphuli is always a very exciting experience in Chittagong.

Thank MostafaC
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

This is the main river in the town. Specially people who are mariner and work in ships,lives in this river. This river is full of current .. it is very risky to swim. If any one fall in the river there is risk of life.

Thank Estiaquee M
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Chittagong city do not provide much attraction for general tourist. This is indeed the business district of central Bangladesh. However, the only attraction to visit during your stay in Chittagong is the Karnafuli river. It is buzzing with life and vigour. We took a rickshaw...More

1  Thank arpitam
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Very crowd river side, all kind of fishing boats and ship are staying here, people can enjoy river journey by boat

1  Thank shayla2017
Reviewed 9 December 2016

I always like this marine drive towards the patenga beach besides the Karnafully river. You can travel up to the mouth of the river.Lot of coastal vessel are anchored at the mounth. If you are lucky you can see ships entering & departing the harbour....More

1  Thank AHM N
Reviewed 18 November 2016

This is most beautiful river in Bangladesh.It's direction of flowing as like a anaconda. So much beautiful view from sky,pleasure to see it.

Thank Masud_Rana_Dipu
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Visited the western marine shipyard and accessed it by a boat ride. The visit was just a day after a tropical cyclone hit chittagong so things were in a bad shape.First thing to notice is the poor shape of the river due to negative environmental...More

Thank Chijioke O
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