About Keokradong Hill Ramu Bandarban Bangladesh
The height of the hill is 3196 feet. Though there are some controversies regarding the height, no one can deny that it is the biggest hill in Bangladesh. At present, Keokaradong is a very popular tourist spot in Bangladesh. Every year a lot of local and foreign tourists visit this fantastic place and become baffled by the beauty of this hill and surrounding area. The beauty of the site can’t be described in a single word. If anybody wants to know about the beauty of the spot, he or she is advised to visit the place at least once.
The main tourist spot is Keokaradong. The place is located in Ruma Upazila and Thana. Keokaradong is located in the Bandarban district. It has fallen in the Chittagong division. The nearest city of the place is Ramu. The distance from the nearest main town is about 30 kilometers. From Dhaka, the distance of the site is about 352 kilometers. The air distance from Dhaka is approximately 298 kilometers.
Communication and Transportation
- By Bus: At first, you have to go to Bandarban from Dhaka. You may get into any bus either from Saidabad Bus station or Gabtoli bus station. Many other bus companies provide coaches direct to Bandarban such as Green line, Shohag Paribahan, and Silk line. The bus fare may vary based on the quality of bus (AC, non-AC) you choose. After that, you have to go the Ruma Bazar with a bus service named ‘Chander Gari’. Then you have to report to the Armi General Camp before starting the journey for the Keokaradong hill. In the middle, you can enjoy the beauty of Boga Lake as well.
- By Air: One can travel from Dhaka to Bandarban through air route. But it may cost very high. The travel service in aero route to Chittagong is provided by Bangladesh Biman, Best Air, United Airways, and GMG Airlines.
- By Train: There are a lot of trains that take passengers to Chittagong. Dhaka to Chittagong railway services includes Turna, Nishitha, Mahnagar, Godhuli, and Subarna etc.
The local tribal communities have arranged accommodation for the tourists in the region. You will find a lot of small but beautiful cottages with adequate facilities. The local tribes also serve the foods, and they are not that much expensive.
Hope that this information will help you to visit the charming place with ease and comfort.
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