Highlights of Bangladesh
|Bagerhat , Sundarbans Forest , Paharpur , Ship breaking
Bangladesh is a beautiful country situated in Ganges – Brahmaputra delta in Southeast Asia neighboring India and Myanmar rich in art, craft, cultural & Heritage. Recently, it was declared by the 8th happiest nation in the world. To visit and experience the real Bangladesh, Bangladesh Eco Adventure Design the Highlights of Bangladesh Tour.
This tour includes all the exciting visits of impressive world heritage sites including Mosque city Bagerhat 15 AD, Sundarbans mangrove forest , Baul Music and Jamdani handloom weaving .In addition, to give some real life experience we added the some exciting cruising through the gangs – Brahmaputra delta with paddle steamer, train ride, boat tour in rive gangs , textile tour to visit the exclusive Jamdani weaving , silk weaving villages , learning the traditional local and tribal lifestyle , teaching how to cook and taste the local foods, stay with tribal families in the hills and beaches , heritage walk in the oldest archeological sites dated from 3rd Century BC, visiting the unique Islamic architecture and Hindu terracotta culture , attending the cultural shows and many other exciting things .
We have designed it carefully to give experience of highlights of Bangladesh, so everyday there is new adventure and surprise ready for you. Starting form urbanization, having a tea with locals, visiting school, brick factories, going to the oldest places and Ended up in the world’s largest unbroken sea beach, everything is here. Please have a look in to the tour plan and advise us , how to proceed !!!
⊗ Dhaka & Old Capital Tour
⊗ Village Tourism & Bicycling trip in Tngile
⊗ Train Journey in most places ,
⊗ Heritage sites visits in Bagerhat and Putia temple city
⊗ Overnight Boat Tour in Paddle / Rocket Steamer ,
⊗ visiting the world single largest Mangrove forever for Day long ,
⊗ Chittagong city Tour & visit the forbidden world one of the largest Ship breaking Yard
⊗ two nights in Bandarbans Hill districts
Extra attraction of this Tour
Bangladesh Eco Adventures strongly believes in personalized tourism. All our tours we try to show not only the traditional sites but also stops in local markets at market day and depending on our timing, we visit local villages, visit Rice factory, visit brick factory, photography tour also in different places. All this is also including in this tour program.
We earn not for making profit for ourselves or our company, we also do regular donations to schools and villages during the touring time. Apart of our income is always shared with deprive communities of particular area where go!
Tour plan of Highlights of Bangladesh
Day 01: Full Day Capital City Tour in Dhaka Tour
Morning Breakfast at hotel and then we will start our day trip in the capital city Dhaka.
⊗ First, we will go and visit the biggest Kawranbazar whole sell market to get an idea about the local lifestyle; we will walk through the rail line track to visit the slums along the railway till the tejgoan station area.
⊗ After a brief visit, we will go to the National parliament building of from outside. It was declared one of the best among 30 best architectural of world.
⊗ Followed by a visit of Fort Lalbag a half constructed fort built during the mugals period.
⊗ We will visit also the beautiful national Hindu temple of Bangladesh known as Dhakeswari temple. Legends say, it was built during the Sena dynasty 12 AD and the capital Dhaka name derives from the temple name.
⊗ Lunch will be in a traditional local restaurant.
⊗ After lunch, we will take a rickshaw tour in old Dhaka from najimuddin road to chok bazaar , rickshaw repairing street ,
⊗ Beautiful Armenian Church, and star Mosque. Visit the Royal Palace Pink Palace / Ahsan Manzil,
⊗ sadarghat to take the boat tour in Buriganga River in Sadarghat River port. It is the largest and busiest river port in Southeast Asia.
⊗ Afternoon is the best time to visit the incredible Sadarghat. While entering to the port, you can see more than 100 big passenger carrying boat started to disembark from the port area.
Afternoon, start driving back to Hotel. Upon arrival hotel, Dinner and Overnight at Hotel in Dhaka.
Day 02: Dhaka to Silk City Rajshahi Via Tangail
Moring after buffet breakfast at hotel, check out and start driving to the ancient city Bogra (229km/ 5 hrs).
⊗ En route visit the small town Tangail which is famous for traditional handloom weaving work, village tourism,
⊗ Upon arrival, We will visit the silk factory in rajshahi to see the whole process of how from the animal to make the thread and also the weaving, swing, cutting and complete product .
⊗ If time allows, we will to go the bank of the Ganges River to enjoy the sun set / boat tour . The mighty Ganges came to Bangladesh through Rajshahi and changed its name to Padma. It is consider the main river for Bangladesh.
Transfer to the hotel and overnight in Rjahshai City
Day 03: Rajshahi to Khulna via Cultural city Kustia
After the buffet breakfast at hotel, we will start driving to Khulna (285/8hrs). On the way
⊗ visit Temple City Putia .The colorful Hindu dominated village of Puthia is positively showing the religious tolerance and is one of the shining highlights of this part of Bangladesh. Most of these temples has it’s a large, square structure with intricate terracotta designs embellishing the surface. Most of the terracotta panels depict scenes from the love affair between Radha and Krishna as told in the Hindu epics.
⊗ We will visit the largest Shiva temple of Bangladesh, Govinda temple, King palace , Annika Temple, Dancing Hall and adjacent madrasa (Muslim religious school) .
⊗ next stop at Kustia to listen the (intangible world heritage) Baul Songs at the followers place. We will visit the shrine of Lalon shah who is considered the pioneer of this music. Their music and way of life have influenced a large part of Bengali culture, and particularly the compositions of Nobel Prize laureate Rabindranath Tagore.
⊗ We will organize a spiritual cultural event near the shrine and
drive to Khulna. Dinner and overnight in Khulna.
Day 04: Boat Tour to world’s largest Sundarbans Forest
Morning we will drive to Mongla (35 km /1 hour) through the shrimp field area and you can see the cultivation of shrimp.
⊗ upon arrival mongal, transfer to Sundarbans crusing boat .Forming one of the largest margrave forests on earth, the world heritage site will be landscapes of the spectacular backdrop for next three days.
⊗ Home of Bengal Tigers, estuarine crocodile and some 270 specs of birds, the incredible network of islands, creeks, mud flats, provide the setting for an unforgettable boat trip.
⊗ We will go far a daylong boat tour in Sundarbans to see the vegetation, wildlife and the forest peripheral area especially in the fishermen village part area, while cursing you will see people are fishing near the bank, river life beauty, fishermen villages, some dolphin hotspot to see the river dolphins, forest goddess temples etc.
then, transfer to the hotel in Khulna and overnight Khulna.
Day 05: Bagerhat World Heritage Site & Chittagong
Early morning after Buffet breakfast drive to the Barisal also known as land of rivers and capital of south.
⊗ On the way, we will also visit the Bagerhat Mosque city, A UNESCO World heritage site also. The Mosque City of Bagerhat was named by Forbes as one of the 15 lost cities of the world.
⊗ The most impressive building complex the Sixty Pillar Mosque, however, UNESCO also includes several other buildings among its unique monuments, including the tomb of Khan Jahan Ali. First we start our visit 60 Dome mosque considered the most impressive Islamic monument in south east Asia, 09 dome mosque, shrine of khan jahan ali, Reza khoda mosque, Zinda Pir mosque & Hindu memorial kodla Math,
⊗ Lunch will be in Bengali local restaurant.
⊗ Afternoon transfer to the Jessore airport to catch the connecting flight to Chittagong.
Upon arrival to the city, transfer to hotel, check in and overnight.
Day 06, 07: Bandarban Hill tribal people & Nature
Morning after breakfast, visit the largest shaming fish market in Chittagong and then we will straight drive to the fertile hills of south eastern Bangladesh,
⊗ one of the most remote regions in the country, Bandarbans Hill tracts .the hill country is home to some 13 different ethnic minorities of which them morong & the marma are the largest. These indigenous tribes differ in both physical appearance and in their religious and cultural beliefs from the countries majority Bengali population,
⊗ in these two days; you have the opportunity to discover the nature and human diversity of this incredible setting. We will take four wheel jeep tours to Bandarbans to into the different hilly parts to explore the cultural diversity.
⊗ Visit the tribal markets in Bandarbans (Sunday & Wednesday market day) , a day trip to last market of Bangladesh Ruma bazaar (Market day Monday , Thursday)
⊗ small hiking in the hills if you want , eat tribal food at their home , visit Maram village , Murang village , Boat tour in Sangu river , visit Tripura and Lusai tribal villages, a special encounter with Murong village near chimbuk for photography , also visit Golden temple , Nilachol the highest point of bandarbans,
⊗ and afternoon one of the highlights of Bangladesh , boat tour in sangu river , enjoy cultural program and etc will be offered during your stay in Bandarbans.
Day 08: Ship Breaking Yard & Back to Dhaka
After buffet Breakfast, drive back to the business capital and
⊗ visit one of the incredible place in earth called Ship breaking yard of Chittagong which is also considered the fourth largest ship breaking yard in the world .this forbidden place is so interesting because of big ship dismantle by hands, taking boat tour in the Karnofuli river, you can Enjoy it perfectly during high tide.
⊗ After the visit, drive back to Chittagong city and catch the afternoon express train / Flight back to Dhaka.
Upon arrival Dhaka, transfer to the hotel and overnight in the Dhaka.
Day 09: Final departure to next destination
After buffet Breakfast, regular check out and transfer to Dhaka International airport. Upon arrival you will be transfer to the international lounge and say good bye to Bangladesh Eco Adventure Team. End our tour.
Tour Package Price per person
Our price includes:
- 08 nights – stay in twin sharing basis in hotels, the above or equivalent
- Power respectively program.
- All transfers, tours and sightseeing tours conducted in trailers with air conditioning
- Services English speaking guide (accompanying).
- All Food Breakfast and Dinner at hotel and lunch outside
- All road tax’s, the cost of parking’s, petrol, local charges
- Sundarbans forest boat tour with all permissions .
- Jessore – Dhaka and Dhaka – Chittagong domestic flight
The Above prices do not include:
- Costs of a personal nature – such as gratuities, laundry service, calls on the phone/fax, alcoholic drinks, charges for the use of the camera/camcorder to Museum, medical costs, any insurance coverage, etc.
- Any other services not mentioned in the paragraph “enabled”
- Our offer is valid only for the period specified in the program
Registration at the hotel – noon, check out of the hotel – 12-00 a.m.Prices may vary in accordance with any increase in the cost of included services.Prices include only those services that are defined on your route.We reserve the right to change the price of the tour respectively fluctuations in currency, amendments in the tax laws of a local authority or an increase in the cost of fuel.
Names hotels mentioned above, indicate that our prices were calculated based on the use of these hotels. This means that the residence confirmed in these hotels until the we do not receive formal confirmation from the hotel in response to your consent. However, if any of the above-mentioned hotels becomes unavailable for redundancy, we in our neighborhood an alternate number in such or otherwise the best of the available hotel and applicable recosting price (extra charge, Discount) in this case
- Price From: 1525 USD