Cox's Bazar attractions

Beach in Cox's Bazar


The main reason to come to Cox’s Bazar is for the beach. It’s a very long, very exposed stretch of sand, rather than a picturesque tropical-island type of affair. It's fun for a quick paddle, though, and there are s…
Buddhist Monastery in Cox's Bazar

Aggameda Khyang

Founded in 1812, the current structure of this monastery – Burmese in style – was built in 1898. The main sanctuary is built around massive timber columns, with polished teak flooring. Hidden among the trees behind …
Buddhist Site in Cox's Bazar

Maha Thin Daw Gree

Hidden among the trees in Cox's Bazar's Aggameda Khyang monastery complex is Maha Thin Daw Gree, a shrine housing a number of Buddhist effigies – including one (called Cathat Ashun) which is dedicated to Captain Hir…
Buddhist Site in Cox's Bazar

Buddhist Stupas

Small Buddhist stupas on the hill near Cox's Bazar's landmark lighthouse.
Lighthouse in Cox's Bazar


Hilltop local landmark in Cox's Bazar.