City sightseeing

                           Sightseeing Packages for Dhaka City

Dhaka city Sightseeing and shopping depends on the interest of the group. Lists are not all-inclusive. Each tour can be arranged to according to your interest.  All day tour (6 -hours) will include a stop for lunch.  YBT staff in an A/C vehicle will accompany you.

Possible sightseeing list for Dhaka city

 

These sites are some distance and require time to see and understand the historical significance. You may select those that most interest you and save others for later. This will allow you to give proper time to each location.

Dhaka City (History-Liberation Movement)

  • Banga Bhandu home
  • Liberation War Museum
  • Zia Shrine
  • Savar – National Memorial (1/2 day)
  • Central Shahid Minar/Martyrs Monument
  • National Poets Grave/Dhaka Univ.
  • Intellectuals Mass Grave Monument/ Rayer Bazaar

Dhaka City (Architectural)

  • Parliament Building
  • Lalbag Kella
  • Pink Palace
  • Curzon University Hall
  • Sculptures (Dhaka University)
  • Victory Memorial (1/2 day)
  • Old High Court Building

Dhaka City (Shopping)

Chadni Chok/New Market Area (½ day)

  • Pink City – Gulshan II
  • Sopara Silk – Gulshan II
  • Jattra- Banani &  Dhanmandi
  • Aarong- Gulshan I
  • Folk International- Gulshan II
  • Prabatana- Mirpur
  • Grameen Check- various locations
  • Road 11 in Banani (½ day)

Historic Old Dhaka by Horse Carriage*

Half-day tour/ tea and snack/ lunch

The group will meet in Banani where we will go by a/c van to New Market where our tour begins.   Board the horse carriage accompanied by a trained tour guide and escort travel to the narrow streets of Old Dhaka.   During this leisurely paced roam, you will have the perfect opportunity for photos of Lalbagh Fort, the historic Star Mosque, Armenian church, Dhakeshawri Hindu temple, Ahsan Manzil better know as the Pink Palace and the mighty Buriganga river.  You will taste food specialties only available in this neighborhood.  The carriage then will go to Dhaka University, Curzon Hall, the Supreme Court building, Shangshad Bhaban building (Parliament) and return to the Modern Dhaka for lunch at KFC, Pizza Hut, A& W, or Nandos .

*Each carriage holds 6 adults comfortably inside the carriage.