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Sonargaon Day Tour from Dhaka

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    What to Expect
    Morning Start:

    9:00 am – 9:45 am: We will pick you up from your hotel or place of residence in Dhaka start moving towards Sonargaon (approx. 1 to 1.5 hours).

    11:00 am – 11:30 am: First we will visit Goaldi Mosque built in 1519 A.D. in a village named Goaldi in Sonargaon by Mulla Hizabar Akbar Khan during the reign of Sutan Hussain Shah.

    11:30 am – 12:30 am: We will go to Shadar Bari that used to be a King's palace but now is converted to Folk Art and Craft Museum and also cover the newly constructed building of folk art as well. We will travel around the campus briefly and you will experience the authentic culture and inheritance of the Bengali nation.

    12:30 am – 1:30 pm: We will visit the Panam City built in 1900. Some wealthy Hindu colon business men used to live here but they left during India Pakistan partition. The rich architecture and the single road divided colonial system buildings are the highlights of the tour.

    Lunch :

    1:30 pm – 2:00 pm: We will have lunch at a local restaurant with local food that is usually a little spicy. Otherwise, please notify us after booking.

    2:00 pm – 3:00 pm: We will impose a unique primary school made of bamboo and is renowned for its unparalleled invention. During this period, you can meet local children and people and have a glance of their country spirit.

    3:00 pm – 4:00 pm: We will have a boat ride to Meghna River, one of the three major rivers that makes Bangladesh a wetland.

    Afternoon Return Journey:

    4:00 pm – 6:30 pm: Drive back to hotel in Dhaka by a different path. You will savor the sunset as well as the country life.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We will pick up from any hotel in Dhaka
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Duration
    10h
    Inclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Dhaka
    • Bottled water
    • Driver
    • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
    • English-speaking guide
    • Transportation cost and boat ride as per itinerary
    • Lunch at a local restaurant with traditional food
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    Exclusions
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    I am not sure how I feel about this tour and operator. Deshghuri was recommended to me by a fellow traveler who had nothing but great things to say about her tour and guide, Sajjat--so, I was very much looking forward to the tour with him also. When I inquired about this tour,
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    Great day trip out of Dhaka to the old capital Sonargaon. Would highly recommend using Deshghuri tours if you are thinking about any trips in Dhaka or around Bangladesh, my guide was excellent and very knowledgable
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    I enjoyed this trip to rural area outside Dhaka. While the attractions are worth seeing, experiencing the authentic river boat ride with locals and visiting the island village was definitely the highlight for me. Worth doing.
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    Response from sajjatmahmud, Owner at Sonargaon Day Tour from Dhaka
    Responded 17 Dec. 2018
    Hello there, thank you for your review and hope to be your travel companion next time. Regards.
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    Do you love to visit the historical places? Then you will just love this place. You will feel the history of Bangladesh here. We call it Panam Nagar.
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