The best places to travel in Bangladesh: Top 8 tourist attractions in Bangladesh

Articles Nov 29, 2019 07:09

Considered to be the most affordable country to travel in South Asia, Bangladesh is becoming an increasingly attractive destination for travelers around the world.

Located in between Burma and India, Bangladesh is a small country in South Asia but it surprises visitors with its unique architectural and archaeological monuments.

Top places to visit in Bangladesh

1. Dhaka

This is the capital, the largest city in Bangladesh and also the center of all economic, cultural and political activities of this country.

Upon arrival in Dhaka, don't forget to visit the city's most prominent destinations such as the National Monument, Shahid Minar, or Ramna Park, Dharmarajika Buddhist Monastery.

The best places to travel in Bangladesh: Top 8 tourist attractions in Bangladesh
National Monument in Dhaka
The best places to travel in Bangladesh: Top 8 tourist attractions in Bangladesh
Shahid Minar

Besides the famous destinations, Dhaka is also home to many delicious food.

2. Cox’s Bazar Beach

With a length of up to 125 km, Cox’s Bazar is the tropical beach with the longest pure white sand in the world and is often praised as a top Bangladesh tourist destination.

The best places to travel in Bangladesh: Top 8 tourist attractions in Bangladesh
The immense beauty of Cox’s Bazar

3. Shait Gumbad Mosque

Associated with the merit of improving the living conditions of the indigenous people of the Ulugh Khan Jahan from the 15th century.

With 60 pillars, 77 arches with unique classical architecture, peacefully located under the shade of ancient trees; This church is hailed as the most impressive Islamic work of the entire Indian subcontinent and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

The best places to travel in Bangladesh: Top 8 tourist attractions in Bangladesh
The architectural masterpiece of the church was printed on the 20 taka banknote
The best places to travel in Bangladesh: Top 8 tourist attractions in Bangladesh
In addition to Shait Gumbad, Bagerhat also has Chunakhola - a church that sits in the middle of immense green fields with burning brick patterns that remain sharp after hundreds of years

4. Sylhet Tea Fields

Sylhet is a traditional tea growing area with beautiful terraced fields and lush tropical forests. Syhlet is also a testament to the strong development of Bangladesh tea industry; back when it was a British colony.

The best places to travel in Bangladesh: Top 8 tourist attractions in Bangladesh
Coming here, you will enjoy the fresh nature and learn about the unique tea culture

5. Lalbagh Fort

Located in Old Dhaka, this fortress was built in the 17th century by Prince Viceroy Bengal, son of Emperor Mughal Aurangzeb.

Lalbagh consists of a huge mosque with 30 arches, a front water tank, a pretty built tomb called Bibi Pari tomb - the daughter of Prince Shaista Khan's successor and a toxic sauna unique Turkish style.

The best places to travel in Bangladesh: Top 8 tourist attractions in Bangladesh

6. Ahsan Manzil Heritage

Located on the banks of the Buriganga River, the Ahsan Manzil's heritage was built in 1872 and is the most significant architectural work of Bangladesh talking about the Nawabs lifestyle.

This work is also known as the Hong palace.

The best places to travel in Bangladesh: Top 8 tourist attractions in Bangladesh
This magnificent palace is now considered a national museum with many valuable antiques

7. Sundarbans

Stretching from all over Southwestern Bangladesh and Eastern India; Sundarbans are considered the largest mangrove forests in the world.

To explore the Sundarbands, Bangladeshi tourists will walk along a forest stream, see the Ganges dolphins (the nose is longer than the sea dolphins often) and have the opportunity to see the Royal Bengal tigers and see the spectacle as dangerous as hunting forest honey.

The best places to travel in Bangladesh: Top 8 tourist attractions in Bangladesh
The incredible beauty of the Sundarbans
The best places to travel in Bangladesh: Top 8 tourist attractions in Bangladesh
Not everyone has the opportunity to see the famous Bengal Tiger in the Sundarbans

8. Shah Jalal Mazar

The temple is a sacred destination that is hard to ignore in Muslim pilgrimages searched by many people around the world. The temple has incredible architectural beauty, typical Islamic culture, and its intricate structure of a mosque (masjid) and main tomb (Mazar) all through the main gate.

The best places to travel in Bangladesh: Top 8 tourist attractions in Bangladesh
Visitors should pay attention to how to dress and wear a headscarf when visiting this area

9. Kuakata

Called by the indigenous people as the beloved name Sagar Kannya (meaning Daughter of the Sea), Kuakata has a rare poetic beauty. Kuakata is a perfect combination of white sand, leaning on the clear blue water in the sky and the green of trees.

Guests are also satisfied the passion for swimming, sunbathing; enjoy many local specialties; Experience the floating life at sea of ​​hospitable Rakhains fishermen.

The best places to travel in Bangladesh: Top 8 tourist attractions in Bangladesh

In the cool afternoon, visitors can stroll around the sea and visit the ancient Buddhist temples named Misripara Seema Buddha Bihar with the statue of Sakyamuni Buddha, and the 200-year-old god's well of Kuakata - representative for the colorful spiritual life here.

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Source: visana.vn

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