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A New Nation but Old Civilization

A New Nation but Old Civilization

Archaeology, Heritage & Culture

06 nights- 07 days tour

Bangladesh rose up from the ashes of destruction and genocide- which was happened against the nation during the liberation war. Bangladesh of Bengalis was born in 1971 in the world with a reach culture, tradition and heritage. You will be fascinated by the diversified nature, ruins of old civilization and rich cultural traditions of the country.

Day 1: Join tour Dhaka capital of Bangladesh for a 7 days tour.

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Flying into the Bangladesh capital Dhaka, one of the largest and most populous cities on earth. Lying along the banks of the Buriganga River, the city can trace its rich history back to the Buddhist kings of the Pala Empire and, following the partition of India in 1947, it served for a time as the administrative capital of Eastern Pakistan. A city of mosques and rickshaws, today it is one of the fastest growing cities in southern Asia.

After immigration and custom formalities, your guide from Journey Plus for your tour will receive you and transfer you to the Hotel.

Overnight 5*/4*/3* Hotel in Dhaka.

 

Day 2: Sightseeing in Dhaka

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It is beginning of the fascinating adventure. Today you have a chance to explore more of this remarkable city on a sightseeing tour around some of its more famous sights. You’ll take in the architectural contrasts of Curzon Hall, the Lalbagh Fort and the city’s distinctive National Parliament building. you also pay a visit to the Dhakeswhwari Hindu temple, the pink palace of Ahsan Manjil and the city’s Liberation War Museum, home to a collection of rare archival photographs and artifacts from the country’s nine month long war for independence in 1971-Liberation War Museum.

Approximate sightseeing time: 6 Hours

Overnight 5* / 4* / 3* Hotel in Dhaka

Included meals: Breakfast

 

Day 3: Drive to Bogra. Visit Somapura Mahavihara Monastery

This morning we drive to Bogra in northern Bangladesh, one of the oldest towns in the region and one that can trace its history back to the Bengal Empire of Emperor Ashoka. On arrival we check in to our hotel and then take an afternoon drive out to Paharpur, to visit the UNESCO World Heritage ruins at Sompura Mahavihara. Site of the remains of a huge an 8th century Buddhist monastery, these remarkable ruins represent one of the most important archaeological sites in the country and one of the most famous Buddhist viharas (monasteries) on the Indian Subcontinent.

Distances will be covered: 360 Km.

Approximate driving time: 08:30 hours

Sites visiting time: 01 hours

Overnight 4* Hotel (Hotel Naz Garden)

Included meals: Breakfast

 

Day 4: Visit Kantajee Temple and the Mahasthangar Citadel

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Today we visit the magnificent 18th century Govinda temple at Kanta Nagar. Built by Maharajah Pran Nath this impressive building represents one of the finest examples of terracotta architecture in Bangladesh. We also pay a visit to the ancient site of Mahasthangarh, home to the oldest archaeological remains yet found in Bangladesh. This was once the capital of Pundravardhana and its origins have been dated back to at least the 4th century BC. After visiting the ancient citadel we drive back to Bogra for a second night.

Distances will be covered: 320 Km.

Approximate driving time: 08:00 hours

Sites visiting time: 02 hours

Overnight 4* Hotel (Hotel Naz Garden)

 

Day 5: Drive to Rajshahi via Puthia

Driving to Rajshahi this morning, on the northern banks of the Padma River, we stop at the Hindu ruins of Puthia. The only ones of their kind in the country, these ancient temples span a rich mix of architectural styles and include the largest Shiva temple in Bangladesh and the fading majesty of a grand Govinda Temple dedicated to Lord Krishna. From here we continue by road to Rajshahi- where you have the rest of the afternoon free.

Distances will be covered: 320 Km.

Approximate driving time: 08:00 hours

Sites visiting time: 02 hours

Overnight:best available Hotel

Included meals: Breakfast

 

Day 6: Drive to Dhaka.

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Drive to Dhaka straight from Rajshahi. Free afternoon for shopping and own activities.

Distances will be covered: 320 Km.

Approximate driving time: 06:00 hours

Sites visiting time: 02 hours

Overnight:best available Hotel

Included meals: Breakfast

 

Day 7: Flying back home.

Your guide from Journey Plus will transfer you to the Dhaka International Airport then fly back….Bangladesh Tour Ends.

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