1. Dhaka: Full-Day City Tour of Old & New Dhaka
You will be picked up from your Dhaka Hotel and start the city tour. Begin your day by immersing yourself in the captivating allure of Lalbagh Fort, a magnificent Mughal structure adorned with intricate architecture and surrounded by lush gardens. As you explore the fort, you’ll be transported back in time to the era of emperors and royal grandeur. See the Lalbagh Fort as well as the Star Mosque and the Armenian Church. From there, make your way to Ahsan Manzil (Closed on Thursday), an enchanting pink palace that once served as the residence of the Nawabs of Dhaka. Step inside this architectural gem, now transformed into a museum, and delve into the opulent lifestyle and rich heritage of the Nawabs. Enjoy a traditional Bangladeshi lunch at a local restaurant, where you can savor the flavors of local cuisine. Venturing further, head towards Sadarghat River Port, where the pulse of Dhaka’s river life beats fervently. Experience the vibrant activity as boats and ferries navigate the Buriganga River, creating a vivid tapestry of sights and sounds that showcases the city’s thriving trade and commerce. You can then enjoy a boat ride on Buriganga River Sadarghat. Take a leisurely stroll through the picturesque campus of one of Bangladesh’s oldest and most prestigious universities. Visit the largest mosque in Bangladesh, known for its grand architecture and religious significance. Before the tour ends you will see the Dhakeshwari Temple, and Shahid Minar. By evening you will be dropped off at your Dhaka Hotel.