Bangladesh is located in South Asia sharing borders with India and Myanmar. Gifted with natural beauty, it is one of the fastest-growing economies in the world with 8.2% GDP according to world bank report. Bangladesh is also one of the top garment manufacturers in the world.
List Of Best Places To Visit In Bangladesh :
Though Bangladesh is rich in natural beauty, it is underrated when it comes to tourism. So, we have curated a list of “Places to visit in Bangladesh”, you all must explore when you visit it.
1. The Sundarbans
The Sundarbans mangrove forests are the largest of their kind in the world. It is home to the Royal Bengal Tigers and many endangered species like river dolphins, estuarine crocodiles, and Indian Python. 60% of the Sundarbans lies in Bangladesh and 40% in India. It is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
2. Cox Bazar
Cox Bazar sea beach is more than 120 Km long, making it the longest unbroken beach in the world.
Rangamati is famous for the hanging bridge(low-suspension bridge) located over the Kaptai lake. It has lakes, waterfalls, islands and you can also experience tribal life. All these things put it into “the best places to visit in Bangladesh”.
4. St. Martins Island
Coconut Island is the only coral reef island in Bangladesh. It is known for its beautiful beaches.
Sylhet is known for the production of tea, oil and gas.
Puthia village is located in the Rajshahi district of Bangladesh. It is known for the cluster of Hindu temples and Rajbari palace which is an example of Indo-Saracenic revival architecture.
9. Chittagong Hill Tracts
Home to about 11 tribes, this place is one of the most heavily militarized zones in the world. The hilly zone makes it a perfect spot for trekking.
Kuakata is known for its sandy beaches and evergreen forests. It wouldn’t be wrong to say that it is one of the most beautiful beaches in the world.
Khagrachari is known for its beautiful hilly landscape, waterfall and lush green environment.
Dating back to the 3rd century B.C., Mahasthangarh is the oldest city of Bangladesh.
Located in the north-eastern part of Bangladesh, this place is famous for its lush tea gardens.
Known for its lakes, peaks and forests, it is one of the most popular travel destination in Bangladesh.
Sitakunda is famous for hot water springs, waterfalls and numerous Hindu temples.
The capital of Bangladesh, one of the most crowded places on earth is home to history, culture and bustling life.
17. Maynamati Bihar
Popularly known as Salban Vihar, it is one of the most popular Buddhist archaeological site in Bangladesh.
Previously known as Lakhnauti, Gaur is a ruined city located on the India-Bangladesh border. Most of the part comes under the West-Bengal state of India and a smaller part in Bangladesh.
19. Foys Lake
Built in the year 1924, Foy’s lake is an artificial lake.
Also known as Panam city, this city was famous for its Muslin fabric. It is an old city known for its old buildings preserving history.
21. Sangu River
Sangu river is considered the most beautiful river in Bangladesh. It originates from Arakan Hills and flows through Myanmar and Bangladesh.
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