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29 km from Dhaka, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Private Tour: Sonargaon Day Tour including Country Boat Trip
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Sonargaon Day Tour from Dhaka
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Private Day Trip from Dhaka to Sonargaon and Mainamati
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29 km from Dhaka, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Sonargaon is described by numerous historic travellers, including Ibn Battuta, Ma Huan, Niccolò de' Conti and Ralph Fitch as a thriving centre of trade and commerce. It was an administrative centre of Fakhruddin Mubarak Shah's sultanate, the Bengal Sultanate and the Kingdom of Bhati.. The...More

Thank abdullah a
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a historic place outside of Dhaka - it will take about two hours to reach there. Once you are there, you will not have much to see apart from a nice complex, a small museum and old building. However, if you are in...More

Thank fuadomar
Reviewed 1 week ago

If anyone interest about Bangladeshi culture and art then must visit this museum. This is a great place to visit with family. Kids likes this place for beautiful natural landscape and the museum of rural products. They also get to learn a lot of history...More

Thank AbuHenaSazzad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a good picnic spot. It is under archology department of Bangladesh. About 2hr journey from Dhaka city but nothing special.

Thank Shaeekh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to see this historic city with few friends and it is indeed interesting to watch these. However the maintenance of the place was terrible with garbage thrown out here and there and no proper team to maintain and clean those.

Thank Chathura G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sonargaon was a historic administrative, commercial and maritime centre in Bengal. Sonargaon was described by numerous historic travellers.One folk and art museum there .Family can visit there and can see many folk and craft items there sometimes many fair organised there,most attractive time winter season,

Thank Kausar A
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Sonargaon was once the hub of all important trades and activities of Bangladesh. Now It is basically a village. Most of the buildings have been reconstructed here so we don't get to see what the ancient sonargaon looked like. Many marks have also been destroyed....More

Thank Sanjida A
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

The place is very beautiful. I liked the street that is 3 min walk from this palace. That street has a number of heritage building that will surprise you by their design and terracotta. The palace itself is beautiful too. There are number of parks...More

Thank Abdus Samad K
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Sonargaon is the old Capital of Bengal ( 13th to 17th Century ) maximum people know about the Independence rules of Bhuiyan and city of merchants at Panam. visitors can also look the Gopaldi Mosque and grave of Iliyas shah. all are possible within 3...More

Thank expeditions g
Reviewed 30 May 2017

A must visit place of Bangladesh. It takes back you to the ancient period of Bengal. Must visit during the folk fair

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Response from GrommeyDhaka | Reviewed this property |
There are many tour guide in Dhaka and you may find them on net, just search and contract them and make you arrangement, At the same time you can go by yourself as well.