Jaflong of Sylhet is called the daughter of nature. This is a lovely land of natural beauty on the foothils of Jointa hill.
The decorted stone on the bank of Pian river increases its beauty. Jaflong is situated at Goainghat Upazila in Shylet district. From Sylhet city Jaflong is about 56 km.
It is situated besides the river Mari in the lap of Hill Khashia. The Mari river is coming from the great Himalayas of India, which bringing million tons of stone boulders with it’s tide. Jaflong is totally a hilly area of real beauty where hills are greenish with the forests.
The crystal clear water is what makes the place exquisite. The place is surrounded by green mountains on all sides. Beside enchanting views of the area one can also have a glimpse of the waterfall across the border from Tamabil. it was a scenic spot nearby amidst tea gardens and rare beauty of rolling stones from hills. In Jaflong, a tribe name Kashai has been living for many generations, and tourist can have an up close and personal experience with the Kashai people visiting it.
Every year hundreds of tourists, from Bangladesh as well as from all over the world, visit Jaflong. Jaflong is a place of mesmerizing beauty. Furthermore, nearby tourists spots from Jaflong are Lawachawra Forest, one of the national sanctuaries of Bangladesh, the Majar of Shah Jalal and Shah Poran. Another place which is just five kilometer from Jafllang is Tamabil where exist an immigration point between Bangladeshi and Indian citizens through which, with a valid passport, tourists can cross the border.
The river Goyain of Jaflong is stunning in appearance as the water of the river is fully transparent and tourists can see the wonderful variety of stones in it and fishes and other animals swimming underneath. Tourists can feel and experience the real beauty of sylhet if they visit the place in rainy season, particularly starting from the mid or end of April till the End of August. The rain revives and creates magic in the place called Jaflong. it was a place which can provide the tourists an experience of immense refreshment. The beauty of nature available in it can be found in the tranquility and harmony persisting in the stones, water, distant trees and the sky.
The experience of this tranquility can make tourists and travelers refreshed and rejuvenated from the tiring and repetitive urban life.