Dhaka, Bangladesh

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Description

Dhaka (formerly Dacca in English) is the capital of Bangladesh. One of the major cities of South Asia, it has a population of over 15 million people and is the political, economic and cultural focal point of Bangladesh. Modern Dhaka is a thriving, colourful and congested metropolis. Being one of the most densely populated places on the planet, Dhaka can be one of the most frenetic cities in the world. Its streets and rivers are filled with colourful chaos.

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Accommodations in Dhaka

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Sabrina's Home

9.4
from 30
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Hotel Pacific

5.0
from 16
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Hotel Ornate

6.5
from 23
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Top Things to Do in Dhaka

Lalbag Fort

Battlefield

National Parliament House

Architectural Building

Liberation War Museum

Military Museum

Dhakeshwari Temple

Landmark

Bangladesh National Museum

History Museum

Sadarghat

Piers & Boardwalks

Ahsan Manzil

Architectural Building

Nilket

Neighbourhood

Sonargaon

Historic Site

Chawkbazar Shahi Mosque

Sacred & Religious Site

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Popular Tours in Dhaka

Dhaka Cultural Tour Including Traditional Theatre Performance

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History, culture, architecture, religion, politics — this Dhaka tour has it all! Get the ultimate intro to Dhaka on this adventure that takes you through the city... Read More

Highlights of Old Dhaka Including Kawran and Shankhari Bazar Visit and Lunch

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We’re cramming in all the highlights of Dhaka on this small group city tour that leads you into the old city: along the waterfront, through markets, and into the... Read More

Full-Day Dhaka Tour Including Lunch and Traditional Stage Performance

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Get your Dhaka 101 on this small group tour that has it all, from ancient history to modern architecture, Bengali cuisine to Bengali theatre! You’ll explore the... Read More

Dhaka After Dark Small Group Tour Including Live Stage Performance

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Dhaka comes alive at night, with locals heading to restaurants, tea stalls, markets, and to the theatre — and we’re going to join them! We’re exploring local... Read More

Private Day Trip from Dhaka to Sonargaon and Mainamati

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Discover the must-see attractions of Bangladesh’s Sonargaon area during this 13-hour private group trip from Dhaka. Visit Sonargaon landmarks including the... Read More

Dhaka in One Day: Highlights of Dhaka Tour

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Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, has a rich history and diverse culture. A guided, full-day tour is the best way to explore the city's attractions and most... Read More

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Dhaka Travel Tips & Reviews

Cost of Living in Dhaka

Daily Budget:
USD

31 - 44

Weekly Budget:
USD

217 - 308
Item Description Estimated Price
Fast Food Meal
USD
5.50
Cheap Local Restaurant Meal
USD
2.00
Mid-range Restaurant Meal
USD
6.50
Coffee at a Cafe
USD
2.00
Beer at a Bar
USD
N/A
Bottle of Wine from a Market
USD
N/A
Ticket to a Movie
USD
4.50
Ticket on Public Transportation
USD
0.30
Taxi (1km)
USD
0.40

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