Glory Of Bangladesh
Duration: 14 Days, 13 Nights
Tariff: Starting From $1,499 USD*/Per Pax.
Location: Rajshahi, Khulna, Bagerhat, Srimangal
Attraction: Sundarbans, Sompur Mahabihar, Srimangal
Best time to travel: October - March
Tour Available: Round The Year Starting With Sat, Mon, Tue, or Fri
Visit the most glorious sights of Bangladesh, including all three UNESCO world Heritage sights – Bagerhat, Sundarbans, and Sompur Mahabihar with spending three days at Srimangal – the tea capital of Bengal. You’ll get a taste of green forest and wildlife at Sundarbans and Srimangal, combining with explore some great archaeological sites and experiencing life of people in Bagerhat, Rajshahi, Sonargaon and Dhaka with a leisure trip at paddle steamer called Rocket.
Starting with visiting Old Dhaka and an overnight Rocket journey, you will visit the numerous mosques at Bagerhat, spend 03 days inside Sundarbans, visit Sompur Mahabihar. Also visit Mahasthangarh – the oldest known civilizations in Bangladesh from 3rd century BC. Later spend 03 days enjoing the tea plantations and tribal villages in Srimangal, and spend a day to the old capital Sonargaon. This is an arrival to departure package with hotels, breakfast, western style toilet and airport transfers.
Itinerary of Glory of Bangladesh:
Up, and transfer you to your hotel.
Day-02: Old Dhaka and Rocket
Attractions in Old Dhaka the whole day, including
Dhakeshwari Temple, Lalbagh Fort, Khan Mohammad
Mridha Mosque, Armenian Church, Star Mosque, Ahsan
Manjil and Sadarghat River Station.
Dhaka, and continue sightseeing.
Before heading back to Sadarghat River Station.
On a wooden boat to feel the rhythm of the live and
vibrant river and enjoy sunset.
18.00 H. A memorable overnight journey in Rocket
Steamer to Hularhat.
Day-03: UNESCO World Heritage City Bagerhat
Steamer in the morning. Disembark from Rocket at
Hularhat around 09.00 H.
And visit 15th century Mosque city once called khalifatabad,
Which is the present day Bagerhat, and is an UNESCO
protected world heritage site.
15th century city Khalifatabad the whole day, including
The 60 Dome Mosque, 09 Dome Mosque, Rono Bijoypur
Mosque, and Singair Mosque. Also we’ll take you to visit
The shrine of Khan Jahan Ali, the saint general from Turkey
Who came to spread Islam in this country and founded
This great city, and Kodla Moth – a very beautiful Hindu
temple from 17th century. Drive toward Mongla (01 Hr).
Day-04: Sundarbans: Kochikhali
Head immediately toward Sundarbans, Stop on a forest
Station on the way to complete formalities, and
Continue toward Kochikhali.
Small boat where big boats can not go because of their
Size and the canals being shallow. Taking you through
These rewarding narrow canals is the main point of this
Private tour on a small boat, where is your best chance
To spot a tiger and many wildlife. We’ve spotted a tiger
On such a canal on 26th September, 2014, which was
Crossing the river just 200 miters ahead of us in broad
Day light. We were the only lucky tour operator to spot
An wild Bengal tiger in last few years on a tour in
Small canal on a small ow boat in search of wild-life.
They come to drink water in the evening and morning
On te creeks and canals. You’ll seat on the boat quietly
And float by on a breath-taking environment listening to
Many birds singing, and the calls of many animals
in the middle of the river in front of Kochikhali forest
Day-05: Sundarbans: Kochikhali & Kotka Wildlife Sanctuary
search of wildlife.
Start hiking on the forest from Kochkhali forest station
Toward the Jamtola Beach (10 Km, 03 hrs). Spend an
Hour on the beach which is the quietest, nicest, and
Cleanest beach in Bangladesh, and hike toward Kokta
Forest station through the forest. Reach Kotka station
and transfer to our waiting boat which already arrived
here from Kochikhali through an inside canal.
The evening. This is a feeding ground of animals. Lots
Of deer and other wild animals come here in the evening
to eat grass and drink water. You never know what
surprise can be waiting for you here!
Anchoring in the middle of the river in front of Kotka
Day-06: Sundarbans: Kotka Wildlife Sanctuary
Explore a canal near Kotka Wildlife Sanctuary. Return to
The main boat at 07.30 and have breakfast. We’ll start
Our return journey toward Mongla from here through
Other small rivers and canals.
Afternoon, and drive to Khulna (1.5 hrs)
Day-07: Khulna – Rajshahi by Train, and Puthia
Rajshahi on 06.30 H Kapotaksha Express. Arrive
Rajshahi around 13.10 H, transfer to hotel.
Finish lunch drive to Puthia (22 km, 30 mins) and
visit its beautiful temples and palaces. Largest
number of historical temples of Bangladesh are
located in Puthia. Back to Rajshahi in the evening
Day-08: Kusumba Mosque, Sompura Buddhist Bihar, and Mahasthangarh
Kusumba Mosque, a beautiful stone-built mosque from
Medieval period. This is one of sixth remaining stone-
Built mosque from the Sultanate period in Bengal, which
Is very well preserved.
Buddhist Bihar, a Buddhist monastery from 8th century
And a UNESCO world heritage site. This is the most
Impressive archaeological site in Bangladesh.
Remaining of the oldest known city in Bangladesh from
3rd century BC. We will take you to visit most of the well
Known sites at Mahasthangarh including the Citadel,
Vasu Bihar, Mahasthangarh Museum, and Gokul Medh.
Drive to Bogra (22 Km, 30 mins).
Day-09: Chars of Jamuna, drive to Dhaka.
Visit some chars (river islands) of river Jamuna and see
How people live on those small islands struggling with
The natural disasters.
Restaurant on the way. Drop at hotel upon arrival at
Dhaka in the late evening.
Day-10: Tea Plantations, and Tribal Villages in Srimangal
Railway Station, and take 07.15 H Parabat Express to
Srimangal. Our guide at Dhaka will help you board the
Train and find your seats. Arrive Srimangal around 12.30
H. Upon arrival, our guide at Srimangal will meet you at
The train station, and transfer you to the resort.
And a tribal village in Srimangal.
Taste the famous 7 layer tea of Srimangal.
Day-11: Lawachara National Park, Pineapple & Lemon Gardens
Through the Lawachara National Park. We take the 03
Hours trail for the maximum opportunity to see wildlife,
Specially the Hollock Gibbons for which this forest is
gardens, visit some pineapple gardens and lemon
orchards. Also show you the tea collecting activities
on a tea garden before sunset (if available) when female
works gather to collect their tea leafs which they
collect during the whole day, which is photogenic.
Day-12: Srimangal to Dhaka by Train
Express to return Dhaka. Arrive Dhaka Airport Station
Around 16.00 H, transfer to hotel.
Day-13: Sightseeing in Old Capital Sonargaon
Hrs) after breakfast.
Beautiful medieval period mosque, a school fully made
Of bamboofor disadvantage children of the neglected
Hindu society, and abandoned merchant city - Panam
Nagar. Also you’ll visit a char (small river island) to see
The lifestyle of farmers.
Day-14: Last Day and Departure
Hiking at Lawachara National Park
Return to Dhaka and transfer to hotel/residence.
End of the tour.
Price of Srimangal Overnight Tour:
Inclusions and Exclusions
mentioned in the itinerary with complementary
(delicious local food).
Boat at Shundarbans for three days on Day-04, Day-05
twin sharing basis.
Remarks on Srimangal Overnight Tour:
Authority until further notice. We will cover the track with
Tuesday is the off day for the train (Parabot Express).
Best to get first class train tickets for you. But if that is not
Possible, you’ll have a reserved seat on 2nd class.
01-02 hrs late. But no matter when it arrives at Dhaka, our
Driver will be waiting for you in the station to take you to your
accompanying guide with you extra payment is required for
arranging a guide for that.
Dhaka North area (Uttara, Gulshan, Banani and Baridhara). For
Other parts of the city, extra payment is required for arranging
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