St. Martin’s Island is situated in the northern part of the Bay of Bengal which is about 9km south of Cox’s Bazar-Teknaf. It’s an island of World class coral reef. Best time to visit this island during winter. In winter season sky is clear no cloud the island looks more beautiful. The sea with clear blue water, glittering sandy-coral beaches, a large number of coconut trees & plenty of fresh sea fishes make this place an amazing tourist spot. Nice place to travel. It’s safe and available safe Hotels and Motel for stay.
Five shipping liners run everyday trips to the island, including Shahid Sher Niabat, L C T Kutubdia, Eagle, Keari Cruise & Dine and Keari-Sindbad. Tourists can book their trip either from Chittagong or from Cox’s Bazar.
How to go St. Martin
You can go to the St. Martin Island from Dhaka or Chittagong or Cox’s Bazar. First you have to come to Teknaf. From Teknaf you can ride a Sea Truck, Ship, or Shallow engine boat to St. Martin Island. From Dhaka there are lot of buses goes to Teknaf from Saydabad & Fakirapul bus station. There are many bus service to Teknaf – Shyamoli Paribahan, Saintmartin Paribahan, S. Alam and many more bus company available.
Where to stay
You will get the budget and luxury accommodation for a longer stay across St. Martin. Many tourist prefer Parjatan Abakash Hotel in western beach of Saint Martin’s Island 25 km away from Teknaf. It is so close to the sea and high tide sea waves kiss the campus.