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,…
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…
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…
Near Baitul Mukarram Mosque. Parcel-wallahs (who sew up large parcels) can be found in a small shelter on the left of the building.
Private hospital with diagnostic and emergency services. Handy for Central and Old Dhaka.
Inside a small electronics market, just off Gulshan Ave.
Medical college hospital, with an emergency department.
Basic services; go to Dhaka if you have the choice.
Stocks the anti-malarial drug Doxycycline.
A short walk from the main train station.