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Dhaka Destination Guide

Discover Dhaka in Bangladesh!

Dhaka in the region of Dhaka with it's 10,356,500 habitants is a place located in Bangladesh and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Dhaka in Bangladesh

Local time in Dhaka is now 04:58 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Dhaka" with an UTC offset of 6 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Tejgaon, Sylhet, Sherpur, Rajshahi, Narayanganj or Gaibandha. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

27°C / 81 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 88%
Air Pressure 1030.8 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Tuesday, 19th of December 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 24°C (76 °F)
Night: 15°C (58 °F)
Wednesday, 20th of December 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 25°C (77 °F)
Night: 19°C (66 °F)
Thursday, 21st of December 2017
Light rain, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 25°C (77 °F)
Night: 17°C (63 °F)

Videos

Best Photos near Dhaka Bangladesh - Inc...

01:37 min ( May 24, 2011 by tripadvisorTRIPWOWf)
Views: 1,516 - Rating: 5/5

Tripwow.tripadvisor.com The best pictures of Dhaka taken by travel bloggers at TravelPod.com the web's premier travel blogging platform. Slideshow created at TripWow.com by TripAdvisor. Top Pics of Dh...

Dhaka trip January 2012

05:10 min ( May 17, 2012 by chequereddots)
Views: 230 - Rating: 3.66667/5

My Winter Trip to Dhaka, Bangladesh 2012. I'll miss my cousins a lot!


Rough Ride through Dhaka Old City Bangl...

05:14 min ( January 30, 2012 by xandred)
Views: 306 - Rating: 0/5

A car driver from Sheraton Hotel took us to show the Old Town, warned that "it's gonna be a little bit rough ride"

Road trip in Dhaka Bangladesh

05:26 min ( December 04, 2008 by Duarte Velez Grilo)
Views: 1,146 - Rating: 0/5

Road trip in Dhaka, Bangladesh: from the hotel to the office


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Dhaka during the next days.

01
Jan
2018

DHAKA INTERNATIONAL YARN AND FABRIC SHOW 2017

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
More on eventful.com.

24
Jan
2018

ZAK GARMENTECH BANGLADESH 2018

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Ahsan Manzil

Ahsan Manzil (Bengali: আহসান মঞ্জিল, Ahsan Monjil) was the official residential palace and seat of the Dhaka Nawab Family. This magnificent building is situated at Kumartoli along the banks of the Buriganga River in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The construction of this palace was started in the year 1859 and was completed in 1869. It is constructed in the Indo-Saracenic Revival architecture.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.71, 90.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Museums in Bangladesh, Museums in Dhaka, National symbols of Bangladesh, Palaces in Bangladesh, Visitor attractions in Dhaka

Bangabandhu National Stadium

Bangabandhu National Stadium, (Bengali: বঙ্গবন্ধু জাতীয় স্টেডিয়াম) also known as Dhaka Stadium, and formerly known as Dacca Stadium is the national stadium and a multipurpose sports arena in Dhaka, Bangladesh. It is located in the Motijheel area in the heart of the city. Its current name was given to honour Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the father of the nation, also known as "Banga bandhu" or "Friend of Bengal".

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.71, 90.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Cricket grounds in Bangladesh, Football venues in Bangladesh, Test cricket grounds in Bangladesh

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (Bengali: বাংলাদেশ প্রকৌশল বিশ্ববিদ্যালয় Bangladesh Prokoushol Bishshobiddalôe) or BUET as it is commonly known, is a Public Engineering University in Bangladesh. It is the oldest Engineering institution in the region. Every year, about 1000 students get enrolled in undergraduate and postgraduate programs to study engineering, architecture, planning and science in this institution.

More reading: Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology homepage
Located at 23.71, 90.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1876 establishments in India, Educational institutions established in 1962, Public universities of Bangladesh

Dhaka Medical College and Hospital

Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH), established in 1946 during the British colonial rule, is a medical college in Bangladesh. It is situated at Bakshibazar area of Dhaka city. It is neighbored by University of Dhaka and Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology. Since its establishment, Dhaka Medical College is continuously playing a pioneering role in dispersing medical education among young pupils.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.71, 90.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1946 establishments in India, Education in Dhaka, Hospitals established in 1946, Hospitals in Bangladesh, Hospitals in Dhaka, Schools of medicine in Bangladesh

Suhrawardy Udyan

Suhrawardy Udyan formerly known as Ramna Race Course ground is a national memorial located in Dhaka, Bangladesh. It is named after Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy. Originally it served as the military club of the British soldiers stationed in Dhaka. It was then called the Ramna Race Course and later Ramna Gymkhana. After the end of colonial rule, the place - sometimes referred to as Dhaka Race Course - was used for legal horse racing on Sundays.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.71, 90.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Bangladesh Liberation War, Dhaka, Horse racing venues in Bangladesh, Monuments and memorials in Bangladesh, Sports venues in Bangladesh

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