Ratargul Swamp Forest
Ratargul Swamp Forest is a freshwater swamp forest located in Gowain River, Fatehpur Union, Gowainghat, Sylhet, Bangladesh. It is the only swamp forest located in Bangladesh and one of the few freshwater swamp forests in the world.Its area is 3, 325.61 acre including 504 acre declared as the animal sanctuary in 2015. It is known as the Sundarbans of Sylhet.Most of the trees growing here are the Dalbergiareniformis.
The forest is submerged under 20–30 feet water in the rainy season, this is the best time to explore the Ratargul Swam Forest by boat. On the other times forest remains dry and need to walk in clay to explore its natural beauties.