Chittagong is the second-largest city in Bangladesh. Surrounded by hills and seas, the Chittagong district is full of natural beauty. Chittagong district was called Queen of the East. Chittagong district is one of the most stayed places; Petagna Beach, Fay’s Lake, War Cemetery, Bhatiari Lake, DC Hill, Batali Hill, Bayazid Bostami Shrine, Chandranath Hills, Banskhali Ecopark, Ethnic Museum, Banskhali Tea Garden, Mahamaya Lake, Madhuri Project, Khaiyasra Waterfall, Bansbaria Beach, Gulyakhali Beach, Parki Beach and Sandip, etc.
Patenga Beach Port city is a popular tourist destination in Chittagong, around the Mohana of Karnali river. Patenga is just 14 km south of Zero Point in Chittagong city. The width of Patenga beach is not very high and swimming in the sea here is risky. You will get a chance to ride a horse at Tk. 20. There is also the opportunity to board speedboats or wooden boats. Usually, the tide starts coming in as the afternoon progresses. The dam will go down a lot before the tide starts. Waves will come to the shore.
How to Go to Patenga?
You have to come to Chittagong first If you want to go to Patenga. Patenga can travel to the beach in various ways from Chittagong.
Chittagong to Patenga:
Patenga is around 14 km south of Chittagong Zero Point. Chittagong city can travel to Patenga by car, CNG, or local bus. It will take one hour to leave Chittagong city. If you go through CNG, you will charge. 250-280. If you want to go by bus, you can get a bus local to Sea Beach from several places, including from Newmarket, Railway Station Road, Bahadarhat, Lalkhan Bazar Mor, GEC Mor, and Chowk Bazar Junction.
If you want to stay at Chittagong railway station, you will get bus number 6 if you wait for a while. But ask if the sea will go up to the beach. You can go up to Frifport by bus. You can get out of there and go to the beach by easy bike.
Where to eat:
Patenga Sea Beach has a street food shop. There are several fun foods that you can eat like fried, guava, crab fry, and sea fish fried. You can also find fast food items in food courts for food.
If you want to try the traditional food of Chittagong, you can go to Chittagong city and stay at Hotel Zaman. And if you want to eat membrane, you can go to the “Mezban Haile Ion” restaurant in Chowkbazar. In addition, Chittagong city has many good quality restaurants including Barcode Cafe, Milenj Restaurant, Grid Gats, Cafe 88, Seven Days, Dhaba, Handi Name, Golf Garden Restaurant, Coastal Mermaid Restaurant and Lounge, Bonanza Port Restaurant, etc.
Where to stay:
There are a few options to stay in Patenga. Near Chittagong city, tourists usually come to Chittagong city for a night’s stay. You can stay at butterfly park resort to stay somewhere good near the beach. It will cost 4,000 to 7,000 rupees to stay here. You also need to stay in a medium-quality hotel in the CEPZ area to stay near Patenga at a low cost.
And If You Come To Chittagong You Will Find Many Hotels Of Different Quality Here. You can have a relaxed night by checking one of the hotels as per your choice and budget. The amount of room fare ranges from Rs 800 to Rs 1800. Hotel vacation room rent is Tk. 1200 to Rs. 2000. Hotel Lords Inn, C&B GEC Junction, rent ranges from Rs 2000 to Rs 7000 per room. Hotel Asian SR room fare is Rs 1500 to Rs 4000. A minimum cost of Rs 2500 per room is to spend the night at the Hotel Landmark in Agrabad. And to LIVE at Hotel Radisson Blue, you have to pay Tk. 18,000 for a night.