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New Market Area, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Best Place for old books

Even though it's very crowdy this is the best place where you can find old (and new) books in a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
A Place for Book Lovers in Dhaka City

You will find all kinds of books in Nilkhet area. Lots of collection there both old and new books... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“book market” (12 reviews)
“book lovers” (24 reviews)
“cheap rate” (11 reviews)
New Market Area, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Even though it's very crowdy this is the best place where you can find old (and new) books in a very cheap price.

Thank nodeekhan
Reviewed 12 April 2017

You will find all kinds of books in Nilkhet area. Lots of collection there both old and new books. This is also a printing market. Those who are fond of books should visit Nilkhet area though it is a usually a busy place and may...More

Thank akmasood61
Reviewed 11 April 2017

You will get old and new books from this market. I collected many rare English books from here. However, you might not find those for the first time, you have to give them a list. They will call you if they find the book you...More

Thank fuadomar
Reviewed 20 March 2017

One of the famous book market in Dhaka City with huge collection of new and old, local and international books of all sorts. A little congested, dirty but definitely worth a visit if you are in search of a book or even just to have...More

Thank Moinul K
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Nilkhet is renowned as a book and printing market what is the second largest book market of Dhaka City. The main clients are the students. Along with local and international books and publications Nilkhat is famous for low priced printing, photocopying, stationery and educational materials....More

Thank Rubaiyat E S
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Bangladesh is known for the cheap rates of their materials. And Nilkhet is the cheapest place for the Bookish people. you will find every books from there. Within a real cheap price.

Thank rohannihan
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Nilkhet is famously known for cheap and pirated books. If you are a student and if books are costly in your country, make sure that you drop by with your booklist and buy everything. It will be at least a 100 times cheaper I promise....More

Thank KhalidFarhan
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Rare and lot of books are available. Place is dirty, congested, atmosphere is horrible! Not enough space to even walk. Still scope to improve the entire area.

Thank Ronie1975
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Must admit an unique place where you can get any job done especially fir printing almost instantly and they have huge collection of all sort of books starting from academic to many great novel collection for the price of half or less from any other...More

Thank Nemesis_zues
Reviewed 23 December 2016

A place I really miss after coming abroad, they have a enormous amount of books and reading items in a very affordable price. There are also quality cheap restaurants nearby and off-course the world famous Dhaka New Market, Plane Mosque, Dhaka University are nearby. Truly,...More

Thank EHApu
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