Private Tour: Sonargaon Day Tour including Country Boat Trip

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours in Dhaka

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Enjoy a Dhaka day-tour to visit some of the most amazing destinations including Sonargaon (The old capital of Bengal), Folk Art and Crafts Museum, Panam City (Panam Nagar) to see the beautifully decorated buildings constructed around the end of 18th century, Goaldi Mosque and then visit a char (small river island) in the third largest River Meghna by country boat to see traditional life of farmers in Bangladesh
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: MAM Holidays Bangladesh, Dhaka City, Dhaka DivisionFollowing hotel pick up from Dhaka hotel at 8am drive to Banglar TajmahalDuration: 1 hourStop At: Banglar Taj Mahal, Narayanganj, Dhaka DivisionTajmahal of Bengal is a scaled copy of the original Tajmahal (a Mughal mausoleum located in AgraDuration: 1 hourStop At: Goaldi Mosque, Dhaka City, Dhaka DivisionNext, you'll proceed to Goaldi Mosque. Goaldi Mosque, one of the very few surviving medieval monuments in the city of Sonargaon. Built in 1519, the graceful, single-domed Goaldi Mosque is the most impressive of the few extant monuments of the old capital city, and a good example of pre-Mughal architecture.Duration: 15 hoursStop At: Panam Nagar, Sonargaon, Dhaka DivisionAfterwards, you'll visit Panam Nagar. Panam Nagar, a unique township, stretched in a single street 5 meter wide on the average and 600 meter in length. All the buildings have the character of urban street front houses and are lined up on either side of this street which ends up at the Panam bazar. Fifty-two houses exist in dilapidated and disused condition having 31 in the north side of the street and 21 on the south.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Sonargaon Folk Art and Craft Museum, Sonargaon, Dhaka DivisionYou’ll visit The Folk Art Museum, or Folk Art and Crafts Museum is located on a picturesque fifty hectare piece of land that consists of breathtaking landscapes, peaceful artificial lakes and ponds, and of course the structures that make up the Folk Art Museum complex (Wednesday & Thursday is closed).After having lunch at local restaurant you will board wooden boat (Engine Driven) to join this Cruise on Meghna River adventure. Enjoy local fisherman Hilsa fishing on Meghna River. Explore the remote island villages of the widest river of Bangladesh that are only accessible by boat. Enjoy the remote island villages of the widest river of Bangladesh that are only accessible by boat. Stop at Nunertek Island in the middle of river enjoy the activities and lifestyle of villagers.After enjoying the village starts for Dhaka and around 6 pm we will drop off you at your Dhaka hotel.Duration: 3 hours

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Driver/Local guide
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission - MAM Holidays Bangladesh
  • Entry/Admission - Banglar Taj Mahal
  • Entry/Admission - Goaldi Mosque
  • Entry/Admission - Panam Nagar
  • Entry/Admission - Sonargaon Folk Art and Craft Museum

What’s not included

  • Personal expenses
  • Any item not included in inclusions


  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Family friendly
  • Ideal choice for families
  • Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
  • All entrance fees included