1 full day
No minimum pax
A visit to Dhaka doesn't have to be only city life. Explore Sonargoan, an ancient kingdom that was the oldest capital of East Bengal. Then, in the afternoon, take a boat trip along Meghna River to visit one of the chars (villages around river islands), where you can experience life at its fullest.If you love...
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Sonargaon is the ancient kingdom, ruled by Isa khan of Bengal. One of the first and oldest capital of Eastern Bengal. Here you will find a 13th century town called Panam Nagar.
Another attraction, Jaynul Abedin Museum, is the "folklore museum" and shows a variety of art crafts from all over Bangladesh representing many cultural groups of the country. It is a combination of folklore and present nature with a beautiful lake, birds, trees and plants.
In the afternoon, we will take a boat trip on the Meghna river, crossing the river to visit one of the chars, village communities on islands formed in the river.
Sonargoan is located 40 km south of Dhaka, about 2-3 hours drive.