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Dhaka Destination Guide

Discover Dhaka in Bangladesh

Dhaka in the region of Dhaka with its 10,356,500 habitants is a town located in Bangladesh and is the capital of this country.

Interactive map of Dhaka

Local time in Dhaka is now 10:15 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Dhaka " with a UTC offset of 6 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Tejgaon, Sylhet, Sherpur, Rajshahi, and Narayanganj. When in this area, you might want to check out Tejgaon . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Dhaka ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

A Family vacation to Bangladesh Kaled00's photos around Sylhet, Bangladesh (sylhet bull fight)

1:36 min by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu
Views: 8612 Rating: 5.00

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Bangladesh explores solar-energy options

1:48 min by AlJazeeraEnglish
Views: 7611 Rating: 0.00

Bangladesh is struggling to generate the electricity needed to meet the demand of its 150 million people. Most Bangladeshis are not even connected to the national grid. Those who are, suffer from long ..


A Day Normal in the Carolyn of Life Feliz_carolina's photos around Dhaka, Bangladesh (vacation)

1:10 min by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu
Views: 6560 Rating: 0.00

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Dhaka Episode 1, From Bangladesh With Love

21:54 min by ToBangladesh
Views: 3647 Rating: 5.00

The travel show starts with a young man called Abrar, to whom Bangladesh is a little known country. Followed by a discussion with his mother, Abrar, though reluctant enough, goes to an art exhibition ..


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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./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Museums in Bangladesh, Museums in Dhaka, National symbols of Bangladesh, Palaces in Bangladesh, Visitor attractions in Dhaka

Jagannath University

Jagannath University is a government-financed public university in Sadarghat, Dhaka the capital of Bangladesh. Jagannath University is in the southern part of Dhaka city near the river Buriganga.

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Located at 23.71 90.41 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Public universities of Bangladesh

Sir Salimullah Medical College

Sir Salimullah Medical College (SSMC) is a government medical college in Bangladesh. It is located in the old part of the capital, Dhaka. It is affiliated with the University of Dhaka. Before 1854 it was a Dutch "kuthi" which was used for business purpose.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.71 90.40 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: 1875 establishments in India, Schools of medicine in Bangladesh

Sadarghat

Sadarghat Port the Dhaka City River Front, located in the southern part of Dhaka, on the river Buriganga, is one of the most dynamic places in Dhaka. Here, the Sadarghat Launch Terminal is one of the largest river ports in the world. About 200 large and small passenger launches (motorized boats) depart and arrive at the terminal every day. According to the officials at the terminal, 50,000 people, in average, use the terminal for departure and arrival every day.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.70 90.41 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Dhaka

Star Mosque

Star Mosque (Bengali: তারা মসজিদ; also known as Tara Masjid), is a mosque located in Armanitola area, Dhaka, Bangladesh. The mosque has ornate designs and is decorated with motifs of blue stars. It was built in the first half of the 19th century by Mirza Golam Pir (Mirza Ahmed Jan).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.72 90.40 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Mosques in Dhaka, Visitor attractions in Dhaka

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Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Dhaka