Bangladesh is the land of natural wonders, green countryside, colorful cultural life and Serpentine River. To Legendary traveller Ibn Battuta, Bangladesh was a ‘hell full of bounties and wealthiest and cheapest land of the world.’ This Moroccan Scholar and explorer highly recommend this part of South east asia in his book “A Gift to Those Who Contemplate the Wonders of Cities and the Marvels of Traveling”. Infact, Bangladesh remain a dream destination for any tourist as it has a few mind-boggling sites to die for.
Sundarbans– The largest mangrove forest in the world. The Sundarbans, another must-see World Heritage Site, is a huge forested delta containing spotted deers, Royal Bengal Tigers, almost 1000 species & enough birds to make any ornithologist happy. It drains the Ganges and Brahmaputra rivers into the Bay of Bengal. It is the only mangrove habitat in the world for Tiger species. The Sundarbans has significant importance for habitat of globally endangered species including the Royal Bengal Tiger, Ganges and Irawadi dolphins, estuarine crocodiles and many other endangered species.
Cox’s Bazar Beach– Cox’s Bazar, the world’s longest natural sandy sea beach with its incredible 125 km length, and most visited tourist destinations in Bangladesh. It is also a well-known fishing port. It is in the district of the Chittagong Division at Bangladesh near the border of Myanmar. Cox’s Bazar is one of the top listed place for “New7Wonders of Nature”. Cox’s Bazar sea beach is really a great place to visit for a tourist. Every year a huge number of tourists come here from across the world.
Bandarban: The Mystic nature of Bandarban makes travellers holiday amazing in true sense. Bandarban is the most exotic location of Bangladesh. Bandarban offers endless enjoyment options. located in south-eastern parts of Bangladesh, Bandarban is very popular for adventourous tourist from local & abroad. Literally,Bandarban means Dam of Monkeys where Mountain, Forest, lake, waterfall, river and nature’s all blessings is included here. This district is blessed by Keokradong, the highest vantage point of Bangladesh. Keokradong’s dense forests, majestic mountains and lush green will mesmerise a traveller. Bandarban also blessed by Jadipai Jhorna, the widest waterfalls in Bangladesh. Then it blessed by the highest natural lake of Bangladesh which is 3000 feet above sea level. In this picturesque lake a tourist can enjoy the crystal clear mirror view of the sky above where different season shows different colors. Bandarban housed the second largest temple of the buddha in Bangladesh, the buddha dhatu jadi, commonly known as Bandarban Golden temple. Bandarban also blessed with a tranquil body of water, The Sangu River. This magical and calm river is beyond expressed by words. In Bandarban, there is another enchanting attraction for the tourist. That is Nilgiri mountain. It is about 3500 feet high and located in Thanchi of Bandarban. Apart from that, at least 10 spots is added in Bandarban’s tourism list.
Saint Martin Coral Island: The magnificent coral island in bangladesh is Saint martin. The local people call this lovely charming island as “NarikelZinjira”. It was named as “Daruchini Dwip” for the surrounding naturally beautiful scenery and crystal clear blue water of the island.
Kuakata Beach- This is the only beach in the world from where one can have an unobstructed view of both sunrise and sunset over the Bay of Bengal
Chittagong Hill Tracks
Ratargul Swamp Forest
People in Bangladesh are incredibly friendly. They smile at guests and also eager to interact with strangers specially with Foreigners. Bangladesh is really an amazing destination for the global people. Not because it has only one or a few must see sights(like The Saint martin, Sundarban or World longest beach in Cox’s bazar) but because Bangladesh is sum of different types of varied experiences that makes Bangladesh a rewarding destination.
Bangladesh visa on arrival for the citizens of other countries: Citizens of United States of America, European Union, Russia, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, China, Singapore, and some other Asian countries can get 30 days visa on arrival at Bangladesh Airport or Land port. The cost would be $51 only. And it took only 10 mins to finish the visa processing at Shahjalal International airport in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Being the versatile tourist country to the passionate traveller, the Sandy beaches,Coral islands,historic forts, moaques, museums, shopping hubs, mangrove forest and monuments will keep the tourists on their toes. To make it easy for you to choose your picks, here’s a ready reckoner of best places to visit in Bangladesh for people with different interests. This list is just breathtaking places for all travelers in Bangladesh! Happy Traveling in Bangladesh