Hectic, bustling, chaotic, Dhaka is an enormous city of endless possibilities with energy to spare. Though it can seem a bit overwhelming at first, visitors who take take the time to explore will find the experience most rewarding. Delicious food, bustling markets, serene parks and gardens, lazy river cruises and death-defying rickshaw rides, fascinating museums, temples and mosques to ease the soul, and tantalising musical and dance performances; all this and more awaits the adventurous traveller who dares to venture into this unique city.
1 BDT = 100 poisha
||The Bangladesh Today
The Daily Star
||Most businesses generally open at about 9am and remain open until around 6pm. Restaurants close later, between 8pm and 10pm, and bars at about 11pm or midnight.
||Bangladesh Tourism Board
Bangladesh House Building
Finance Corporation Bhaban (7th floor)
22, Purana Paltan, Dhaka