Experience the wonders of Bangladesh with the private Sonargaon Day Tour, including a country boat trip. This tour takes you on a journey through time, exploring the fascinating history, art, and culture of the country. Immerse yourself in the rich heritage of Sonargaon, the old capital of Bengal, and witness beautifully decorated buildings constructed in the 18th century. Visit the Goaldi Mosque, a magnificent example of pre-Mughal architecture, and explore the unique township of Panam Nagar with its urban street-front houses. The tour also includes a visit to the Sonargaon Folk Art and Craft Museum, where you can admire breathtaking landscapes and learn about traditional arts and crafts.
What to expect?
During the Sonargaon Day Tour, you can expect a total duration of 540 minutes filled with awe-inspiring sights and cultural experiences. The tour begins with a hotel pick-up in Dhaka at 8am, followed by a visit to the Banglar Taj Mahal, a scaled copy of the original Taj Mahal. Next, you'll explore the Goaldi Mosque, a true gem of medieval architecture. Afterward, you'll discover the historical Panam Nagar, a township that will transport you back in time. The tour also includes a visit to the Sonargaon Folk Art and Craft Museum, where you can immerse yourself in the vibrant art and craft traditions of Bangladesh. Finally, you'll board a country boat to cruise along the Meghna River, witnessing the traditional life of farmers on a small river island.
Who is this for?
The private Sonargaon Day Tour is perfect for travelers seeking a deeper understanding of the rich cultural heritage and history of Bangladesh. History enthusiasts will be fascinated by the ancient monuments and buildings, while art lovers will appreciate the Folk Art and Craft Museum. This tour is suitable for all age groups and can be enjoyed by solo travelers, couples, families, or small groups. Whether you are a first-time visitor to Bangladesh or a seasoned traveler looking to explore off-the-beaten-path destinations, this tour offers a unique and unforgettable experience.
Why book this?
Embark on the private Sonargaon Day Tour and unlock the hidden treasures of Bangladesh. This tour takes you beyond the traditional tourist hotspots, allowing you to discover the lesser-known gems of the country. Led by experienced local guides, you'll gain insights into the history, architecture, and culture of Sonargaon. From the impressive Goaldi Mosque to the beautifully preserved buildings of Panam Nagar, each site offers a glimpse into the rich heritage of Bangladesh. The highlight of the tour is the country boat trip along the Meghna River, where you'll witness the traditional lifestyle of farmers on remote river islands. By booking this tour, you'll not only support local communities but also create lasting memories of your journey through the heart of Bangladesh.
Good to know
The private Sonargaon Day Tour has a duration of 540 minutes. The tour begins with a hotel pick-up from Dhaka at 8am and ends with a drop-off at your Dhaka hotel around 6 pm. It is recommended to wear comfortable clothing and shoes suitable for walking. Don't forget to bring your camera to capture the stunning architecture and picturesque landscapes. The tour includes a country boat trip, so prepare for a unique experience navigating the tranquil waters of the Meghna River. Please note that the Sonargaon Folk Art and Craft Museum is closed on Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Customers who have experienced the private Sonargaon Day Tour have praised it as an eye-opening journey through the cultural heritage of Bangladesh. Travelers have expressed their appreciation for the knowledgeable guides who shared fascinating insights about each site visited. The Goaldi Mosque and Panam Nagar have been described as architectural marvels, transporting visitors back in time. The country boat trip along the Meghna River is a highlight for many, offering a glimpse into the traditional way of life in rural Bangladesh. Visitors have commended the tour for taking them off the beaten path and showcasing the hidden treasures of the country. Overall, the Sonargaon Day Tour has left travelers with lasting memories and a deeper appreciation for the rich history and culture of Bangladesh.