Best of Bangladesh (18 Days)

Visit operator website

Run by: Nijhoom Tours

Reference number: HPBB

From: £1545.24**

Holiday package to visit the best places in Bangladesh as recommended by popular travel guides including BRADT and Lonely Planet. Visit all three UNESCO World Heritage sights – Bagerhat, Sundarbans, and Sompur Mahabhihara.

Spend three days at tea capital Srimangal, and visiting beautiful hills and indigenous people of Chittagong Hill-Tracts area. Enjoy overnight trip on century-old Rocket paddle steamer on the Ganges. Get the best of what Bangladesh has to offer.

Small group of only 06 people maximum in each group. Private tours are also available on any date outside the schedule with minimum 02 people.





Tour Itinerary

Day-01: Dhaka

Pick-up from Dhaka airport and transfer to hotel. Overnight at Dhaka (Hotel 71)

Day-02: Old Dhaka - Rocket

Visit key attractions of New and Old Dhaka the whole day, board Rocket paddle steamer in the evening. Overnight on Rocket (1st Class Cabin).

Day-03: Bagerhat - Mongla

Visit the beautiful mosques at 15th century mosque city Bagerhat, transfer to Mongla in the evening. Overnight at Mongla (Parjatan Hotel Posur)

Day-04-06: Sundarbans

Full 03 days excursion to Sundarbans, the largest mangrove forest on earth, and a UNESCO World Heritage site. Ride on an wooden boat quietly early morning and evening in the narrow creeks and canals in search of a Bengal tiger and other wildlife and birds, trek inside the forest, watch wildlife from a watch tower in the evening. Transfer to Khulna on the 3rd day evening for overnight stay (City Inn Hotel)

Day-07: Khulna - Rajshahi, Puthia

Depart for Rajshahi in the morning train, arrive around noon. Visit the beautiful Hindu temples of Puthia in the afternoon. Overnight at Rajshahi (Hotel Nice)

Day-08: Kusumba - Paharpur - Bogra

Today you'll drive from Rajshahi and visit medieval period Kusumba Mosque, one of the two stone-built historic mosque in Bangladesh; 8th century Buddhist monastery Sompur Mahabhihara which is a UNESCO World Heritage site, and Mahasthangarh, the oldest known city of Bengal from 3rd century BC. Overnight at Bogra (Hotel Naz Garden)

Day-09: Chars of Jamuna - Dhaka

In the morning, experience the traditional life of farmers on a char (small river island) of Jamuna river. Drive to Dhaka in the afternoon. Overnight at Dhaka (Hotel De Meridian)

Day-10-12: Srimangal

Take a train and spend 03 days at Srimangal, the tea capital of Bangladesh. Visit numerous tea gardens, tribal villages, rubber gardens, lemon gardens, and pineapple gardens; taste the famous 7 layers tea. Enjoy cycling inside the trails of tea gardens, and trek inside Lawachhara National park in search of birds and rare animals, specially the Hulluk Gibbons. Back to Dhaka on train (Nisorgo Eco Resort, Hotel De Meridian)

Day-13: Old Capital Sonargaon

Visit Sonargaon, the old capital of Bengal, including the Folk-Art Museum, abandoned Panam City, 15th century Goaldi Mosque, and life on a char of river Meghna. Overnight at Dhaka (Hotel De Meridian)

Day-14-17: Chittagong Hill-Tracts

These four days you'll fly to Chittagong and back, and visit the most attractive places in Chittagong Hill-Tracts area. You'll ride boat at Kaptai Lake, visit tribal handicraft market and Buddhist temples in Rangamati, visit tribal villages, temples, and beautiful hills at Bandarbans, and ride boat on beautiful Sangu river - which is the most beautiful river in Bangladesh. Also visit World War II cemetery at Chittagong (Parjatan Hotel, Hillside Resort)

Day-18: Dhaka

Transfer to airport for departure according to the departure time, say good bye.
End of the tour.



Check more details of the itinerary in our website.



Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
05/02/2019 22/02/2019 Available 1545.24**
05/11/2019 22/11/2019 Available 1545.24**

** If you see this next to a price, a specific price in your currency has not been provided, this is an estimated-only price based on a currency conversion, the price you pay may be different to that shown

Get inspiration every week into your inbox!

Sign up to our weekly Trip Finder email and get a selection of the best trips to feed your Wanderlust