Top things to do

Park in Mymensingh

Riverbank Parks

The thin stretch of parkland on the waterfront at the western edge of town makes up one of the most enjoyable public spaces in this part of Bangladesh. Late every afternoon, locals take full advantage by decamping d…
Cafe in Mymensingh

Sarinda Park Cafe

Sarinda offers Bengali and Indian food plus a few Chinese dishes, but of equal draw here is the very well-maintained garden, which is a lovely place to rest up. The kebabs are good, as are the local snacks such as s…
Bangladeshi in Mymensingh

Rom III Restaurant

Tasty curries and delicious kebabs. Portions are enormous – perfect for sharing, or ask for a half-plate of rice if you're on your own. On the opposite side of the road, the related ROM III Sweets & Bakery will …
Bangladeshi in Mymensingh

Sarinda

Kebabs, roast chicken, fish and biryani in one of the town’s smartest restaurants. Popular with families.
Historic Building in Mymensingh

Mymensingh Rajbari

Built between 1905 and 1911, this well-kept former mansion in the city centre is now occupied by an organisation that trains female teachers, but much of the original structure remains. An ornamental marble fountain…
Market in Mymensingh

Old Town Bazaars

The original alleyway-riddled core of the town, located between the train station and the waterfront, is a fascinating place in which to get lost. The lanes are filled with market stalls selling all manner of goods;…
Gardens in Mymensingh

Botanical Gardens

Three or four kilometres east of town, next to the Agriculture and Fisheries College, are the large and peaceful botanical gardens. Well laid out, although not particularly well maintained, they make a decent place …
Chinese in Mymensingh

China Green Restaurant

This place offers average Chinese fare, but is OK if you fancy a change from the local cuisine.
Hindu Temple in Mymensingh

Shiva Temple

Mymensingh has a large Hindu minority and there are several notable Hindu shrines in the old town area, of which this Shiva temple by the river is the most easily visited.
Notable Building in Mymensingh

Old Red-Brick Water Tower

This colonial-era brick water tower is a noticeable landmark in the old centre of Mymensingh.