Sajek is about peacefulness and tranquility. It’s a rare opportunity for the urban people to leave their metropolis and consign themselves to be a ‘nature’s child’ as once we all were. Sajek is a cipher that is devoid of the internet, mobile network and the crowds of the city and offers you the unique opportunity to unplug yourself.
AT A GLANCE
Name: Sajek Valley Location: Sajek Valley, Rangamati,Bangladesh. Destination: Dhaka to Rangamati Transport: Unique Service,S.Alam Paribahan,Saudia Paribahan etc bus services from Uttara Fakirapul, Saydabad etc. Fair: BDT 400 and more (Bus) Time: 7 – 8 Hours (Bus) Explore: Sajek Valley,Rangamati ,Bangladesh. Distance: 322 kilometers from Dhaka. Cost: Depend to coverage tourists spots. Accommodation: Hotels available. Food: Available. Advice: Keep dry foods, water, medicines, saline, glucose, extra money, and kits.
It comes with the present of experiencing some ‘me’ time where the green, wilderness and serenity will be the sole company. Recently Sajek Valley has emerged as one of the most popular tourist spots in Bangladesh, mostly known as a “small piece of paradise” in the chest of Bangladesh. It is also known as the Queen of Hills & Roof of Rangamati as it is fully surrounded by mountains, dense forest and grasslands hilly tracks.
The valley is situated among the hills of Kasalong range of mountains in Sajek union, Baghaichhari Upazila in Rangamati District; precisely it is 67 km north-east of Khagrachhari town and 95 km North-West of Rangamati city. The valley is 2000 feet above sea level.
Mostly the ethnic minorities reside in the bank of this natural gift of Bangladesh, predominantly Chakma, Marma, Tripura, Pankua, Lushai, and Sigma. Here, people in general amiable and welcoming especially women of Sajek Valley are very active in economic activities. However, people here cannot speak Bangla fluently, but younger ones can easily speak and communicate with tourists in English.
Living Accommodations in Rangamati
Tourists will have to move to Rangamati town from Rajbon Bihar to stay for the night.
How to visit Rangamati
Transportation and accommodation system in Rangamati is excellent. There are lots of government, and private rest house, residential hotels, motels, boarding, and resorts are available in Rangamati for the tourist to stay. There are AC and Non AC bus services in Dhaka to Rangamati. Shyamoli Paribahan, Unique Service, S.Alam Paribahan, Saudia Paribahan, etc. transports are the direct bus services from Dhaka to Rangamati. Price of tickets is near round 400 taka per person. From Rangamati all tourists places such as Rajbon Bihar can be reached by auto rickshaw or tempo very easily.