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“southern part”(17 reviews)
“country boats”(8 reviews)
“busy river”(8 reviews)
Buriganga Riverfront, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The main ship terminal of country for going entire district of bangladesh. Very croudy and very risky place for the tourist there many hijacking happen everyday.

Thank Md M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sunset from a anchoring ship with cup of tea in your hand would fill your day. Beside that you can go anywhere in BD by launch through this Ghat. It was the major port area of Dhaka for more than 500 years and so. During...More

Thank asadexpo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm a lawyer . Very often I have to go sadaghat area for work purpose.its a cramped location.. from early morning to late night.A unsafe place.As it's situated at the river Buri gonga ..so it's a water gate of Dhaka.From other parts of the country...More

Thank ASMA394
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sadarghat Boat Terminal should be the first place to visit on Old Dhaka. This boat terminal never sleeps, lit of happening here , millions of colors and full of enthusiasm.

Thank JafarTuhin
Reviewed 30 July 2018

From Dhaka when we want to south side of our country, like Barisal, Potuakhali, then we reached in sadarghat to catch a ship to make a water journey .

Thank habibsiraji
Reviewed 23 July 2018

The populous and a very old parts of Dhaka city. This river port has a recorded existence since the Mughal period that is 17th century. The city's riverbanks were dotted with mansions, bazaars and warehouses. The bustling old city was known as the Venice of...More

Thank ShoaibJU
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Even if you don't have to catch a launch to somewhere; this place is worth visiting - just to get an idea how busy life can be. And if you are really adventurous, go during Eid season :)

Thank Hasan S
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Sadarghat is situated on the southern portion of Dhaka city. It is on river Buriganga. Since ancient times this port was trading river port. It is learnt that Mughals had first built this river port and also set up a fort to protect the city...More

Thank Ferdaus A
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This whole place Dirty and ugly and busy. if you are a tourist, go to Bangladesh looking for what is poverty look like, surly you dont like this place. But if you are a traveler this is a place for you. but 1st you have...More

1  Thank ratna272018
Reviewed 15 June 2018

From there many people tour for there villlage by launch . its also a market place there are many small factory of cloths so people collect there goos at resonable price fot there shop or market place.

Thank kazihiossain
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Response from TC0241 | Reviewed this property |
There are lots of hotels to choose from, mainly in the 2-3 star range but which ever hotel you choose they should be able to provide assistance finding a local guide, you could possibly do it all yourself from the guide... More