Join Private Dhaka City Tour Full Day to explore the capital city of Bangladesh, the historical and cultural treasure of Bangladesh. Your Tour guide will pick you up from your nominated hotel in Dhaka and start your day with visits to Sadarghat and Ahsan Manzil, Lalbagh fort, Star Mosque, Dhakeswari Temple and many other beautiful destinations in Bangladesh.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: MAM Holidays Bangladesh, Dhaka City, Dhaka DivisionFollowing hotel pick-up by your English speaking driver and guide at 8:00 am from Dhaka City area hotel, your first stop will be Baitul Mukarram Mosque-the national mosque of Bangladesh.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Baitul Mukarram Mosque, Dhaka City, Dhaka DivisionThe Mosque was completed in 1968 and the Mosque has a capacity of 30,000, giving it the respectable position of being the 10th biggest Mosque in the world.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Sadarghat, Dhaka City, Dhaka DivisionExplore Sadarghat river front and enjoy one hour boat riding in Buriganga river.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Ahsan Manzil, Dhaka City, Dhaka DivisionThen proceed for Nawab (King's) Palace which is also known as Ahsan Manzil or Pink Palace. Ahsan Manzil is an attractive tourist spot in Dhaka. It is one of the most meaningful architectural heritages of Bangladesh. It is situated in Old Dhaka on the bank of the river Buriganga. (Ahsan Manzil Closed Thursday).Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Star Mosque (Tara Masjid), Dhaka City, Dhaka DivisionNext continue to Star Mosque which is also known as Tara Masjid, is a mosque located in Armanitola area, Dhaka, Bangladesh. The mosque has ornate designs and is decorated with motifs of blue stars. It was built in the first half of the 19th century by Mirza Golam Pir.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Armenian Church of the Holy Resurrection, Dhaka City, Dhaka DivisionNext you head to Armenian Church. Armenian Church is located at Armanitola in Old dhaka, about 350m south of the Star Mosque. It is a historically significant architectural monument. The church bears testimony to the existence of a significant Armenian community in the region in the 17th and 18th centuries.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Lalbag Fort, Dhaka City, Dhaka DivisionNext, you'll proceed to Lalbagh Fort. Lalbagh Fort (Fort Aurangabad) is an incomplete Mughal Palace fortress at Dhaka on the Buriganga River in the southwestern part of the old city of Dhaka. Prince Muhammad Azam, son of Emperor Aurangzeb, began the construction while he was serving as the Viceroy of Bengal. Built in 17th Century dated 1678. Main attractions are - Tomb of Pari Bibi, Lalbagh mosque, Audience hall and Hammam Khana (bathing place) of Nawab Shaista Khan. Lalbagh kella remains open Tuesday to Saturday, which means Sunday and Monday are the off days. Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Dhakeshwari Temple, Dhaka City, Dhaka DivisionThen enjoy Dhakeshwari Temple-The National Hindu Temple of Bangladesh. Dhakeshwari National Temple is a Hindu temple in Dhaka city. It is state-owned, giving it the distinction of being Bangladesh’s ‘National Temple’. The name “Dhakeshwari” means “Goddess of Dhaka”. Since the destruction of Ramna Kali Mandir in 1971 by the Pakistan Army during the Bangladesh Liberation War, the Dhakeshwari Temple has assumed status as the most important Hindu place of worship in Bangladesh.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Shahid Minar, Dhaka City, Dhaka DivisionThe Shaheed Minar is a national monument in Dhaka, Bangladesh, established to commemorate those killed during the Bengali Language Movement demonstrations of 1952 in then East Pakistan.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Curzon Hall, Dhaka City, Dhaka DivisionThe fight to make Bengali an official language started in this stunning university hall. In 1948, when Pakistan and Bangladesh were one country, the Constituent Assembly of Pakistan chose Urdu and English to be its official languages. This event occurred within the walls of this impressive Bangladesh university building and sparked the Bengali Language Movement, which advocated the use of Bengali as an official language.Duration: 15 minutes