The Amazing Zinda Park, a much-awaited tourism destination in Dhaka District located at Rupganj of Narayanganj which is very close from Dhaka city. Zinda Park’s breathtaking beauty has wooed travelers from all over Bangladesh Specially who lives in inside and nearby Dhaka city frequently come to visit this nature park. The park sprawls over 21 acres of land and is home to an amazing treat for the eyes.
Cottage: To get authentic rural life this cottage is the perfect for night accommodation. This cottages are made with mud and straw. It provides an authentic feel of rural life to visitors. These cottages are rented out to visitors, costing between BDT 3,000 and 5,000 per night.
Library: The park also hosts a library which is one of the charming place to visit. The design and architectural view will amazed visitors.
Lake: There are 5 lakes inside the Zinda Park. These Five artificial lakes surround the park as a boundary. Three sides of the park are enclosed by these lakes. Among these five lakes, two are used for fishery. It enhances the total view of this park overally.
Tree House: Another attracting thing is Tree House. Visitors can stay and sit and enjoy over the top of tree.
School, College & Clinic: The architectural design of school, college & community clinic will gives a soothing view for any travelers.
Natural View: The whole park is full of natural beauty. Lots of trees and planned forestation makes this place amazing. At least few thousand trees from over 250 Species.
Mosque & Graveyard:
A mosque with a beautiful architecture designed by the founder of the park is located inside the park. It has been designed with rare terracotta collected from different parts of Bangladesh. There is also an Eid-gah in front of the mosque, which can house about 400 to 500 devotees for the morning prayer during the two Eid festivals. The total area for mosque and Eid-gah is around 0.99 acre. There is a graveyard beside the mosque. The area of the graveyard is around 0.495 acre.
Attend Various Program: Pohela Boishakh is the biggest program in Zinda Park. Apart from that Eid, Durga Puja and other Bangali traditional festival is the great time to join here.
Canteen: The canteen is divided into two sections—a restaurant and a snack bar. Their wide menu consists of finger foods to proper meals covering breakfast to dinner. Mohua Restaurant offers amazing mouth-watering deshi food.
Memorial of Freedom fighters: A memorial beside the mosque has been constructed to honour the freedom fighters of Liberation War in 1971 also a great place to visit.
How to go Zinda Park: You can go to Zinda park by Bus. The Best ever route is go via Kuril Bishwa Road, where You can see BRTC bus/counter at the start of 300 feet. After the Bus trip and got down from Bus there is many Auto Rickshaw or Tempo to go Kanchan Bridge. From there Zinda park is few mins away. Another route to go Zinda park is via Tongi Station Road. This route is best for who are the inhabitants of Uttara, Dakkhinkhan, Tongi, Gazipur and nearby areas. From Tongi Station road there is Bus and Leguna or Auto Rickshah go Mirabazar. Then From Mirabazar you can directly connect to Zinda via another Leguna or Auto Rickshaw.
Behind the Scene: Agrapathik Palli Samiti is the inception of the vision and main architect behind the Zinda Park Idea. This Samiti was established with the intention of providing to the community. Tobarak Hossain Kusum, one of the main founders of this committee who also contributed 60 Bigha Land from his own. And the other 4 Founding members Mohd Nasir Uddin Kazi, Mohd Sahadat Hossain Akand, Mahbubul Alam Kazi and Mohd Tabarak Hossain Akand also contributed a lot to make this dream come to be true.
Few things During this trip, You will be impressed with not only the architecture and its aesthetics but also the maintenance efforts by the community members of the park. It was super clean, even the grass was well-groomed and all the buildings were designed exceptionally well. If one were to step inside their primary school, they’d be surprised with the contemporary style of design employed in the architecture. Zinda Park is the place where any traveller/nature lover would re-visited with a lot of time just to bask in its scenic, serene ambience.
Zinda Park Contact Number: Mr. Abdullah Al Shahin- 017175025083, 01816070377
So, Zinda park is the perfect place to get refreshment from Everyday life. this is a space of solace through which Urban people get the chance to embrace the nature. Zinda Park is an exemplary and respectable concept for saving the nature and an ideal village which turned into an profitable eco park. Travellers from Bangladesh and foreign countries frequently visits this place and discovered the nature in a great way. Specially, People reside in Dhaka city or nearby areas Zinda Park is the shigh of relief for them.