Old Dhaka Tour


Get a unique experience by discovering yourself through the hustle and bustle of Dhaka city, Bangladesh.

Pink Place! Locally called Ahsan Monzil

Pink Place! Locally called Ahsan Monzil

Tour Overview

Old Dhaka refers to the historic old city of Dhaka. The city name previously spelled as Dacca before 1982 which was an urban settlement dating back to the 7th century on the banks of the Buriganga River (Old Ganges) now is the most vibrant and chaotic place in the Dhaka Metropolitan Area. Main key attractions are Sadarghat (Main river terminal), Ahsan Manzil (Pink Place), Islampur Cloth Market (the biggest cloth market in Bangladesh), Shakhari Bazaar (conch musical instrument makers), Armenian Church, Star Mosque, Lalbagh Fort, Dhakeswari Temple, and National Parliament Building in new Dhaka. Most interesting Activities are Boat Ride on Buriganga River and Rikshaw Ride throughout the Buggiest and Narrowest streets.
All of these places are recommended by various travel books and websites like Lonely Planet and TripAdvisor. If you do this tour you will be experience Bangladeshi Culture, heritage, daily life activities and finally the big hustle and bustle of Dhaka.

Itinerary

Pick up from your Hotel. Drive to Old Dhaka

Visit National Parliament House (Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban) from outside and visit Sadarghat (main river terminal) is the main river station in Dhaka

Take boat ride with a wooden pushing boat run by oar and you will see the vibrancy of river

Visit Ahsan Manzil (Pink Place)

Walk through Islampur Cloth Market and see the biggest cloth market in our country and visit Shakhari Bazaar (conch musical instrument makers)

Lunch in a local restaurant (taste authentic Bangladeshi traditional dishes)

Take Rickshaw ride and visit Armenian Church, Start Mosque (Tara Masjid), Lalbagh Fort and Dhakeswari Temple.

Drive back to your hotel and say good bye. End the Old Dhaka Tour.

Highlights

  • Boat ride on Buriganga River
  • All famous and historic sites of Old and New Dhaka
  • Rickshaw ride through the narrowest lane
  • Interacting with local people
  • Discover yourself through the hustle and bustle of Dhaka city
  • Taste Bangladeshi traditional dishes
  • Enjoy a unique experience beyond your expectation.

Included

  • Air conditioned vehicles with driver
  • Professional English Speaking Guide
  • All entrance tickets
  • Rickshaw and boat rides
  • Lunch in a local restaurant
  • All tips except our guide and driver

Excluded

Personal items

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