Saka Haphong or Mowdok Mual is the highest peak in Bangladesh. It is located in the Bandarban district. Before 2005, it was thought that Keokradong or Tazing Dong was the highest peak, but with the digital measurement, now Saka Haphong is declared as the highest peak of Bangladesh. English climber Jing Fleen first climbed this peak in 2005. At that time he measured the height of the peak, 1,064 meters (3,451 feet) and show the position 21 ° 47’11 “U. 92 ° 36’36 “P. / 21.78639 ° N 92.61 ° P. The position is shown by him is exactly identical with its location on the geographical map of Russia. Now it is verified by Google Map and Geographical Map of the USA.
In 2007, the first Bangladeshi team climbed this mountain. The team was led by Yahya Khan and Mount Everest climber Sajal Khaled joined with them. In 2011, two expatriate teams measured the height of Saka Haphong 3,488 feet and 3,461 feet. Then the height of the highest peak was Keokradong (3,120 feet). Now Saka Haphong is mentioned as the Everest of Bangladesh.
Some Important Information About Saka Haphong
- The highest peak in Bangladesh – Saka Haphong
- Height: 1,064 meters (3,451 feet)
- Names: Saka Haphong / Tlong Miy, Modak Muall, Modak Tong
- Range: Moderator Range
- Coordinates: 21 ° 47’19 “North 92 ° 36’31” Predict: 21 ° 47’19 “North 92 ° 36’31” East. OSM map
- Beyond Myanmar border
- Geology type mountain
- Check also Jadipai waterfall of Bandarban.
How To Go To Saka Haphong:
If you are an adventure lover and want to travel Saka Haphong, you have to come to Bandarban first. Then you can go to Saka Haphong from three sides – Thanchi, Ruma Bazar and Remakri Bazar.
Follow the below steps.
- Check also Damtua Waterfall Bandarban
Boga Lake – Keokradong – Thaikang Para – Dulacharan Para – Hanjarai Para – Niphi Para – Summit.
Thanchi – Boarding Para – Sherkar Para – Tazingdong – Simpi Para -Handhari Para – Nefu Para – Summit.
Thanchi – Boarding para – Kaitang para- Simpampi Para – Hanjarai Para – Nefu Para – Summit.
Where will you stay:
There are opportunities to camp, so you can take the tent. As you need to take a guide to reach Saka Haphong, tell him about the requirements and how many days you want to stay. He will manage cooking items considering the number of your team.
What types of Essential Things You Have To Keep With You:
Try to take the below items with you. Camera, Charger, Power Bank, National ID Card, etc. Take a look at the weather conditions. The lesser the bag is, the better it is.
Entertainment: For entertainment, you can carry: Music listening device, headphones, a good book can be your travel companion. So that there is no boredom in mind.
Also, keep Raincoat or Umbrella, Sunglasses, Power Bank, Identity Card or Essential Papers. Surely eat Malaria antidote before going to Saka Haphong.
First Aid Box :
You must carry the first aid box when traveling. Take it with Pain Killer, Audomos, etc. If you feel Gastric, digestive problems, headaches, these minor problems can take out the joy of your travel. So, keep the necessary medicine with you. Also keep Toothpaste, toothbrush, and shampoo.
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Want To Travel The Highest Peak Of Bangladesh – Saka Haphong
Saka Haphong is a perfect place for a group or family tour. The beauty of this place will give you awesome feelings. At the same time, you can come back within two or three days by visiting here. Hopefully, you can go to Saka Haphong within a tight budget. If you want to travel Saka Haphong with safety and want to enjoy the place with more joy, Travel Mate can help you with arranging the tour. Contact us for further details. Above all, you may add any missing information from the comment section. Happy Traveling. ♥