The World’s longest Marine Drive Road located in Kalatali, Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. The road from Kalatali beach in Cox’s Bazar to Teknaf is gone. The expansion is 80 km. Marine Drive Road is one of the attractive tourist destinations in Cox’s Bazar district.
Here you can see the mountains on one side and the sea on the other. Marine Drive Road is one of the attractions for sailors who have lost their minds in the open sky and sea waves. Walking along the road or riding a taxicab would seem to be the usual song ‘If this road does not end, how would you say?’
Another kind of green hills, blue water sports, tourists come here to visit. This is the perfect place to take a breath in your chest. Along the road, there are rows of betel nut, coconut trees and jhaubithi trees. There are also many shrubs and fruit trees.
Construction of this 80 km long road took 24 years. Construction work of this project was started 1n 1993 by the Bangladesh Army Construction Engineering Battalion. US $47,38,312 has been spent to implement this project.
When traveling along with the taxicab, microbus, jeeps, autorickshaw along Marine Drive Road, you will notice the natural beauty. The waterfall will also be seen in the rhythm of the fountain between the hills. There will be huge beaches, wide roads, and rocky beaches, wonderful views of fishermen.
This road can be taken up to Teknaf Teknaf’s evergreen forests can also be enjoyed by walking along this road.
If you want a beach Camping on the side of the road, you can go camping. Cox’s Bazar is a short distance from the beach, so there is no noise. Silent and quiet environment amidst the silent nature.
For camping, you can go along the Marine Drive Road to Shamalpur Beach. Sambalpur Beach has located 45 km from Kalatali. There is no chaos, no traffic, no noise. There are a peaceful nature and noisy free environment.
Necessary information about Marine Drive
•Marine Drive Road is 80 km wide. If you want to see the natural beauty of this road ride in a taxicab, jeep, tell the driver in advance, otherwise, it will turn you back to Kalatali or Inani and its surroundings.
• It will take about 5 hours to turn this whole road.
• It will take more time to rotate the entire road with autorickshaw, CNG.
• Army checkpoints are in place. Please do not hesitate to give the required information. Keep a photocopy of your national identity card when traveling.