Bangladesh tour around touristic and Buddhist sites
An expedition to the most visited touristic sites and Buddhist pilgrimage of Bangladesh for experience the abundance of visible and invisible Bangladeshi cultural heritage with this intriguing 10-day small-group tour! started your journey in Dhaka and uncover the historical monuments, museum, palaces and sparkling markets of Old and New Dhaka. Day retreat in historic Sonargaon to visit the lost city and folklore museum palace! the most famous medieval trading town near Dhaka. Continue your journey to Moinamoti, the Buddhist cultural heritage sites with ancient relics proving its evidence. Drive to Sitakunda to explore, a sacred Shakti peeth for Hindus, enjoy the morning sea fish market and explore World famous ship breaking yard of Chittagong. Next, you will visit the Chittagong hill tracts in between Rangamati and Bandarban to discover the indigenous peoples traditional way of life in the isolated islands of Kaptai lake valley and different altitudes of hills surrounds of Bandarban with scenic view points. Explore the sacred Buddhist temples where Gautam Buddha traces the footstep near the World longest sea beach of Cox’s Bazar where the hills meet the sea. A boat journey to visit Adinath temple and Make your fly back to Dhaka where you will end your tour of Bangladesh!
History, Buddhist heritage, Indigenous cultural and, most favorable beach and hills landscape expeditions
Category: Heritage, culture, history and touristic sites
Region: Dhaka and Southeast Bangladesh
Name and number of city:
Dhaka – Sonargaon – Moinamoti – Sitakunda – Chittagong hill tracts and Cox’s Bazar
Arrive in Dhaka, warm welcoming by our guide and then transfer to your hotel. Overnight in Dhaka.
Day 2: visit the grandeur of Dhaka city
In the second day of your tour in Bangladesh, at 06:30 AM you will have a full- day tour of Dhaka to visit the traditional morning Bazar at Kawran Bazar and flower market in Shahbagh, after breakfast visit National assembly complex ( exterior), National museum, Kazan hall, Dhaka university area( Europian renaissance ) , walk through old Dhaka alleys, visit Lalbagh fort ( Mughal fort palace ) Then after eating lunch in a traditional restaurant, ), Dhakeswari temple, Shakhari Bazar ( hindu street )and Ahshan Monzil ( majestic Dhaka nawab palace).. Your city tour finishes for overnight in Dhaka.
Day 3: Sonargaon:
Tour to historic Sonargaon which was one of the earliest settlements of ancient civilization where produced world famous Muslin fabrics and crafts to be flourished as medieval trading town. Panam Nagar evidence the lost city of Bengal , also visit Goaldi Mosque and shrine of Sultan Giyasuddin Azam shah grave. Drive to Comilla for overnight.
Day-4: Moinamoti & Sitakunda ( 06:30 AM to 06:00 PM)
Once Buddha advent in the silk road with the shed light for gradually lightening us to be the full supporter of Buddhism still enduring ecstasy in the different architectural remnants of Temples and monasteries with a large number of Buddha image relics, stone and copper plates excavated different times from various parts of the country, Moinamoti Buddhist ruins sites is one of the great evidential archaeological sites where Shalvan Vihara represents the typical Buddha architectonic grant relics and site museum.
From the following adjacent sites you may also visit: Ananda Vihar, Charpatra Mura, Itakhola Mura, Rupban Mura, Kutila Mura andTriratna Stupa. Afterwards, you will visit World war-2 cemetery and Moinamoti queen palace relics.
At around 11:00 AM drive towards Chittagong, if you wish, on the way explores Sitakunda Chandranath Temple which is the grant Shakti-peeth of the Hindu pilgrimage. In the evening check in hotel for night halt.
Day-5: Chittagong fish bazar – ship breaking yard – Rangamati
At 06:30 AM, drive to visit the largest sea fish market and then drive to take a boat cruise at Kumira Chittagong, the largest shipbreaking points in the pristine beach. Experience the workflow, the scrap ship demolishing by hands. A telephoto lens is necessary to capture compact photos. Spend 1-2 hours and drive towards Rangamati.
Overnight in the lakeside resort or hotel
Day-6: Rangamati lake cruise
Rangamati, the most picturesque hilly terrains filled with rocks and hill stream surrounded by Asia largest lake where Indigenous peoples living in the isolated islands and beyond the valleys is discovered by boat cruise. Visit also largest Buddhist monastery, tribal village, hanging bridge and shuvolong valley.
Night stay in Rangamati hotel or resort
Day-7: Rangamati – Bandarban (Chittagong hill tracts)
Early in the morning enjoy drive beside the picturesque lake & hills toward Bandarban, upon arrival at Bandarban, visit Buddha Dhatu Jadi Golden Temple, the largest Theravada Buddhist temple in Bangladesh. Bandarban is filled with fabulous waterfalls, streams and river in the hilly terrains where three largest mountain and numerous valleys occupied by eleven different indigenous peoples, their life style and custom, language is different due to rest of the flat country. In the afternoon, explore a traditional way of tribal village life and Enjoy sunset from Nilachal viewpoint.
Night stay at Bandarban
Day-8: Bandarban hill tracts & Cox’s Bazar
Starting by 4-wheel jeep, you will journey through undulated hillside road to be accessible most romantic highest hill viewpoints at Nilgiri where cloud often touch and chances to see the horizontal view of the misty lush hill stream. You will learn the indigenous peoples traditions and culture by visiting their village in the different altitudes of hills. The tribal peoples wooden house and daily life represents the countries aboriginal peoples typical way of life, In the afternoon car or bus drive to Cox’s Bazar ( World longest beach ), experience the impressive sunset and overnight in beach front hotel.
Overnight stay in ocean paradise
Day-9: Historic Ramu and Cox’s Bazar
In this day, You will explore historic Ramu which was dominated by the ancient settlement of Harappan peoples lies in the outskirt of Ramu, the great Ashoka built metal chaityas in the golden hills above the Baikkhali river. Gautam Buddha sleeping image for a well worth Buddha image sites visiting.
Late in the afternoon, marine drive to visit the sacred landscape of Cox’s Bazar in between Inani beach and Himchari where the hills meet the sea. You will amazed when wet stone appeared to surprise you, after enjoying the significant sunset beauty, return drive back to the hotel.
Overnight stay in ocean paradise
Day-10: Moheshkhali Island expeditions and fly to Dhaka
In this morning experience the sea fish market and cruise to explore salt cultivation process, Pagoda and Adinath Temple, in the afternoon fly back to Dhaka and onward flight to your home country.
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