Medical in Dhaka

International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research in Bangladesh Hospital

The travellers’ clinic here is excellent for travel health advice and travel-related issues such as vaccinations. A consultation costs Tk 1000 (Tk 4000 if you have medical insurance). You should make an appointment,…
Telephone in Dhaka


For local SIM cards for your mobile phone, and internet modems for your laptop. Staff members speak good English. Also has a SIM card counter as you exit customs at the airport, as well as branches across the countr…
Tourist Information in Dhaka

Bangladesh Parjatan Corporation

The national tourist office is the Bangladesh Parjatan Corporation. It has more of a presence in terms of nationwide hotels than nationwide information. It also theoretically runs tours, but private-sector operators…
Post in Dhaka

Main Post Office

Near Baitul Mukarram Mosque. Parcel-wallahs (who sew up large parcels) can be found in a small shelter on the left of the building.
Hospital in Dhaka

Monowara Hospital

Private hospital with diagnostic and emergency services. Handy for Central and Old Dhaka.
Internet in Dhaka

Cyber Cafe

Inside a small electronics market, just off Gulshan Ave.
Hospital in Dhaka

Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College and Hospital

Medical college hospital, with an emergency department.
Hospital in Mymensingh

Old Hospital

Basic services; go to Dhaka if you have the choice.
Pharmacy in Dhaka

Lazz Pharma

Stocks the anti-malarial drug Doxycycline.
Internet in Dhaka

E-Park Cyber Cafe

A short walk from the main train station.