- This article is about the Town. For the district, see Rangamati Hill District and Rangamati .
(Bengali: রাঙ্গামাটি) is the Administrative Headquarter of Rangamati Hill District
in the Chittagong Hill Tracts
. The town is located at 22°37'60N 92°12'0E and has an altitude of 14 metres (49 feet).
It's a travel destination of Bangladesh which is known as "Lake City".
From Chittagong a 77 km road amidst green fields and winding hills leads to Rangamati; which is a wonderful repository of scenic splendours with flora and fauna of varied descriptions. The township is located on the western bank of the Kaptai lake
. Rangamati is a favourite holiday destination because of its beautiful landscape, scenic beauty, lake, colourful indigenus groups (Chakma
etc), its flora and fauna, indigenous museum, hanging bridge, homespun textile products, ivory jewellery and the indigenous men and women who fashion them. For tourists, the attractions of Rangamati are numerous. Indigenous life, fishing, speed boat cruising, hiking, bathing or merely enjoying nature as it is.
: Hanging Bridge(Jhulonto Bridge
in Bengali)is the landmark icon of Rangamati. It's a popular tourist spot and a must go destination.Kaptai Lake
:Kaptai lake is a wonderful spot for boating and cruising. Parjatan and private tour operators offer a number of cruises by mechanical boats. One can go... Read More