For those tourists haven’t been to the world’s longest and broadest beach Inani Beach (Enani Beach) at Cox’s Bazar is a must visit for them. This beach considered as the longest and widest because when there is high tide, the length of the beach becomes 180m. Nonetheless in low tide its 300m in both length and width. It’s located in Ukia Thana, 35km and 32km south of Cox’s Bazar beach. The annual average temperature in here remains at approximately highest 34.8 °C and lowest 16.1 °C. The average amount rainfall is at 4,285 mm.
AT A GLANCE Name: Inani Sea Beach Location: Inani Sea Beach, Cox’s Bazar ,Bangladesh. Destination: Dhaka to Cox’s Bazar Transport: Green Line bus service, Shoag, Hanif Paribhan etc bus services from Uttara Fakirapul, Saydabad , Kalampur,Panthopath etc.. Fair: BDT 800 to 2000 (Bus), Airplane would cost 20000 taka or more (Dhaka to Cox’s Bazar ) Time: 10 –12 Hours (Bus),30 minutes (Air). Explore: Inani Sea Beach, Cox’s Bazar ,Bangladesh. Distance: 400 kilometers from Dhaka Cost: Depend to coverage tourists spots. Accommodation: Hotels, Government rest house, Cottages, Motel etc. available. Food: Available. Advice: Keep dry foods, water, medicines, saline, glucose, extra money, and kits.
This beach is the most beautiful of all the beaches in Cox’s bazar because it has a vast amount of coral stones. The speciality of these stones is that they change shades according to seasons. In summer, the rocks start showing a greenish shadow which becomes complete green in the rainy season and accordingly changes color and fade in winter. It makes the place more magical because it feels like that corals are live and the colors are their emotions towards the seasons. It is most famous for the different shape of rocks and coral boulders.
The hills can be seen from all the side of the beach which makes it more beautiful. Hills have their charm, but when they meet the sea, it becomes a romantic chemistry which tells an untold and an enchanted tale. Moreover, the most precious moment in this beach is at the time of sunrise and sunset. The whole blue sea becomes red for that moment, and eventually, the water gives golden glittering which will make any traveller fall for this beauty. The shark free water is crystal clear near the beach, and the water stored in between stones contains small sea-fish, crabs, snail, and much more which will keep you busy all day. Most tourists choose this place for its silent nature and strange environment, but there is more to discover in this beach.
How to go to Inani Beach?
Now, to get to Inani beach from Dhaka, you can take three travel routes by train, by bus or by air to Cox’s Bazar first. From Dhaka, there are many bus services such as Shamoli Bus Service, Hanif Paribahan, Green Line, Volvo Scania etc. There are both AC bus and non-AC bus available in each of the buses as mentioned above services.
If the transportation is by train, then you have to travel to Chittagong first. There are various trains to Chittagong like Turna, Dhaka mail, Mahanagargodhuli, Mahanagar Probhati, Subarna express and so on. The fair rate from regular to the first class seat will cost from, 285tk to 460tk and AC seat 788tk. Non-AC berth costs 685tk and AC berth 1179tk. After getting down to Chittagong, the bus is available for Cox’s Bazar from AC Bus stand of Chittagong located at Majar Road of Dampara. The fair is 300-450 non-AC and 900-1100 for AC bus service. After reaching Cox’s bazar, you can hire a Chander Gari, one kind of jeep to reach the spot, costing BDT 1800-2500.
You can also hire an Auto Rickshaw for full day requiring BDT 800-1000 if you are 2-3 people. As for Bus service, there is direct bus service from Dhaka to Cox’s Bazar which costs 600 to 2500 according to the service you take. As for Air, there are four flights which are, Biman Bangladesh Airlines, Novo Air, United Airways, US-Bangla Airlines. These fights go on a daily basis the Round Cost for Biman and United Airways is 5500-7000tk, and others are one-way flight which costs from 5200tk to 8700tk. These are the transport system for going to Inani beach.
Living Accommodation and Food Items at Inani Beach
For staying near Inani beach, there is a wide range of Hotels and Motels which are very comfortable for living. Royal Tulip Sea Pearl Beach Resort & Spa, Cox’s Bazar is a 5-star resort which is the most costly of them all. Each night stay might cost from €78 or, 7084.28tk to, €703 or, 63849.35tk. The food quality is world-class. Rather than this, Hotel Sea Crown, Sayeman Beach Resort, Long Beach Hotel these are located with 25km of Inani beach and all of them are costly.
To have a decent cost, you can stay at Motel Laboni by BPC near Laboni point which costs 800tk-15000tk per night according to the suite’s class. There are small shops near Inani beach where you can have seafoods like carb fry, lobster, rupchanda and other sea fish fry as well. Malayan Dwarf ‘Green’ Coconut is the common drink you can have at Inani beach. So, it’s a mixture of beauty and culture of a bangle.