Another name of Sonargaon was “The City of Panam”. Goaldia Mosque and the Folklore Museum that houses artifacts from every cultural trait of the country increase the attractions of this place. At Jainal Abedin Museum in Sonargaon, you will find a lot of historic and archeological specimens. Among the ancient monuments, still intact ones are the Tomb of Sultan Ghiasuddin (1399-1409 A. D.), the shrines of Panjpirs and Shah Abdul Alia and a beautiful mosque in Goaldivillaae.
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Dhaka at your hotel
At 8:50 am, you will be picked-up from your following Hotel.
We drive to one of the most historic cities in Bangladesh, Dhaka to Sonargoan distance 1 hr 7 min (36.3 km). namely Sonargaon (The old capital of Bengal). With its magnificent ancient buildings and monuments, it is only fitting that this wonderful capital would become home to a museum that captures and preserves the traditions and culture of the people of Bangladesh. The Folk Art Museum, or Folk Art and Crafts Museum is located on a picturesque piece of land that consists of breathtaking landscapes, peaceful lakes and ponds, and of course the structures that make up the Folk Art Museum complex (Wednesday & Thursday is closed). Then enjoy a boat ride on the lake inside the foundation premises.
Have lunch local Restaurant
Panam City (Panam Nagar) to see the beautifully decorated buildings constructed around the end of 18th century.
You will visit Goaldi Mosque that was built in 1519.
Visit a char (small river island) in the third largest River Meghna by boat. You will see traditional life of farmers in Bangladesh, enjoy the scenic beauty of the countryside, and the lifestyle of village people.
By evening you will return back to Dhaka and be dropped off at Dhaka Hotel.
Dhaka drop your Hotel
Guide fee, Guide Hotel pick-up.
transportation fee (you and the guide).
lunch, dinner, entrance fee,
*Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
*Ideal choice for families.
*Pickup from a centrally located meeting point.