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Sylhet Destination Guide

Touring Sylhet in Bangladesh.

Sylhet in the region of Sylhet with it's 237,000 citizens is located in Bangladesh - some 123 mi (or 199 km) North-East of Dhaka, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Sylhet in Bangladesh

Time in Sylhet is now 07:35 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Dhaka" with an UTC offset of 6 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Dhaka, Paikraj, Nij Kurua, Nihain, Nigal or Khulna. Being here already, consider visiting Sylhet, Tengra, Mollagaon, Lalabazar, Jalalnagar and Daral. We collected some hobby films in the internet. 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

21°C / 69 °F Heavy intensity rain
Morning Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 65 °F
Chance of rainfall 40%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 954.5 hPa
Wind Speed Setting with 0 km/h (0 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Tuesday, 25th of April 2017
Heavy intensity rain, calm, broken clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 22°C (71 °F)
Night: 19°C (66 °F)
Wednesday, 26th of April 2017
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Thursday, 27th of April 2017
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 22°C (71 °F)

Videos

Tour of Sylhet Beautiful Images of a Gr...

13:13 min ( March 22, 2011 by Abul A)
Views: 4,889 - Rating: 5/5

Bangladesh Tourism Rose View Hotel Sylhe...

01:28 min ( June 25, 2010 by ToBangladesh)
Views: 6,347 - Rating: 5/5

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Sylhet BANGLA NATOK live comedy even...

12:08 min ( January 28, 2012 by oomiah)
Views: 7,190 - Rating: 5/5

SHAH JALAL( R) DARGAH (SYLHET) BD-vac-01...

02:22 min ( February 09, 2010 by ray69fans)
Views: 9,926 - Rating: 3.28571/5

Hajrat Shah Jalal (R) dargah sharif Mazar in Sylhet BANGLADESH


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Interesting facts about this location

Sylhet

Sylhet is a major city in north-eastern Bangladesh. It is the main city of Sylhet Division, which consists of Sunamganj, Habiganj (variant of Habibganj), Maulvi Bazar and Sylhet Districts, and it was granted metropolitan city status in March 2009. Sylhet is located on the northern bank of the Surma River and is surrounded by the Jaintia, Khasi and Tripura hills.

More reading: Sylhet homepage
Located at 24.9, 91.87 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Former Indian capital cities, Populated places in the Sylhet Division, Sylhet District

Sylhet Sadar Upazila

This article is about a upazila of Sylhet. For other meanings see Sylhet (disambiguation). Sylhet Sadar সিলেট সদর Location of Sylhet Sadar সিলেট সদর Division Sylhet Division District Sylhet District Government  • MPs (Sylhet-1, Sylhet-3) Abul Maal Abdul Muhith (1-AL) Mahmuu-us Samad Chowdhury (3-AL) Area  • Total 517.43 km Population  • Total 554,412  • Density 1,071/km Time zone BST Postal code 3100-14 Sylhet Sadar is an Upazila of Sylhet District in the Division of Sylhet, Bangladesh.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 24.9, 91.87 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Upazilas of Sylhet District

Sylhet Stadium

Sylhet Divisional Stadium, is a multi-purpose stadium in Sylhet, Bangladesh. It is currently used mostly for cricket matches as well as football. The stadium holds 15,000 people and was built in 1965. The stadium recently got funding from the government to increase its seating capacity and make major improvements on the field, and installation of floodlights.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 24.9, 91.87 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Cricket grounds in Bangladesh, Football venues in Bangladesh

Shahjalal University of Science and Technology

Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (also known as SUST) is a state supported, not-for-profit, research university located in Sylhet, Bangladesh. It is the largest science & technology university in Asia. It is also one of the nine PhD granting research universities of Bangladesh. The university was founded by the Government of Bangladesh according to a university act in 1986 to give special importance in science and technology education.

More reading: Shahjalal University of Science and Technology homepage
Located at 24.9, 91.87 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Architecture schools in Bangladesh, Association of Commonwealth Universities, Bangladeshi architecture, Education in Sylhet District, Educational institutions established in 1987, Public universities of Bangladesh, Science and technology in Bangladesh, Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, Veterinary schools

Osmani International Airport

MAG Osmani International Airport (Bengali: ওসমানী আন্তর্জাতিক বিমানবন্দর) is an international airport located 5 miles north-east of Sylhet in Bangladesh. The airport is operated by the Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh (CAAB) and is served by Biman Bangladesh Airlines, the national airline which at one point earned most of its revenue from this airport, The airport handles only 4% of air traffic in Bangladesh. United Airways and Regent Airways also use the airport.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 24.9, 91.87 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in the British Raj, Airports in Bangladesh, Transport in Bangladesh

Quote of the moment

The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot on one’s own country as a foreign land.

G. K. Chesterton