23 days in Bangladesh Itinerary

23 days in Bangladesh Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Dhaka City
— 5 nights
2
Cox's Bazar
— 3 nights
3
Bandarban
— 3 nights
4
Chittagong City
— 3 nights
5
Savar
— 1 night
6
Sreemangal
— 2 nights
7
Sylhet City
— 4 nights

5
nights
Dhaka City

Dhaka City ©
One of the most congested and busiest cities in the world, Dhaka has a great deal to offer for everyone's taste.
Take a break from Dhaka City with a short trip to Sonargaon Folk Art and Craft Museum in Sonargaon, about 34 minutes away. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Lalbag Fort, make a trip to Dhakeshwari Temple, admire the striking features of Star Mosque (Tara Masjid), and take an in-depth tour of Bangladesh National Museum.

For reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Dhaka City itinerary builder website.

Newark, USA to Dhaka City is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Newark to Dhaka City is 10.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Cox's Bazar.

Things to do in Dhaka City

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Sonargaon Folk Art and Craft Museum
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Lalbag Fort ©
Lalbag Fort
National Parliament House ©
National Parliament House
Photography Tours

3
nights
Cox's Bazar

Cox's Bazar ©
The resort town of Cox's Bazar boasts what could easily be the longest natural sea beach in the world, offering plenty of room for relaxation and water sports, with surfing particularly popular with international and domestic tourists.
Cox's Bazar is known for beaches, nature, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Cox's Bazar Beach, cruise along Marine Drive, don't miss a visit to 100 Feet Buddha, and get outside with Sonadia Island.

To find reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Cox's Bazar trip planner.

Fly from Dhaka City to Cox's Bazar in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Bangladesh Standard Time (BDT), which is usually a 0.5 hour difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to Bandarban.

Things to do in Cox's Bazar

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Cox's Bazar Beach ©
Cox's Bazar Beach
Inani Beach ©
Inani Beach
Himchori Waterfall ©
Himchori Waterfall

3
nights
Bandarban

Bandarban ©
The main town in the country's most remote and least populated district, Bandarban acts as the political center for the 15 different hill tribes that make up the indigenous population of the scenic and varied area.
Bandarban is known for nature, historic sites, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Sangu River, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Chimbuk Hill, contemplate the long history of Buddha Dhatu Jadi, and take in the pleasant sights at Nilachal.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Bandarban day trip site.

Drive from Cox's Bazar to Bandarban in 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive to Chittagong City.

Things to do in Bandarban

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Sangu River ©
Sangu River
Chimbuk Hill ©
Chimbuk Hill
Nilgiri Mountains ©
Nilgiri Mountains

3
nights
Chittagong City

Chittagong City ©
Sprawling off the banks of the Karnaphuli River, Chittagong holds the title of second largest city in Bangladesh and major seaport.
Chittagong City is known for beaches, nature, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Patenga Beach, stop by Baatighar, see the interesting displays at Ethnological Museum, and contemplate the waterfront views at Bhatiyari Lake.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Chittagong City route planner.

Drive from Bandarban to Chittagong City in 4.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Chittagong City can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Savar.

Things to do in Chittagong City

Parks Shopping Beaches
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Patenga Beach ©
Patenga Beach
Chittagong Commonwealth War Cemetery ©
Chittagong Commonwealth War Cemetery
Naval Beach ©
Naval Beach

1
night
Savar

Savar ©
Savar is an Upazila of Dhaka District in the Division of Dhaka, Bangladesh. On the 17th (Fri), pause for some photo ops at Jatiyo Sriti Shoudho (National Martyrs' Memorial).

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Savar trip itinerary planning tool.

Fly from Chittagong City to Savar in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference moving from Bangladesh Standard Time to India Standard Time is minus 0.5 hours. On the 17th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Sreemangal.
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2
nights
Sreemangal

Sreemangal ©
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Baikka Beel Wetland Sanctuary and then explore the striking landscape of Lawachara National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Madhabpur Lake and then admire the sheer force of Ham Ham Waterfall.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Sreemangal trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Savar to Sreemangal takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Sylhet City.

Things to do in Sreemangal

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Lawachara National Park ©
Lawachara National Park
Madhabpur Lake ©
Madhabpur Lake
Ham Ham Waterfall ©
Ham Ham Waterfall

4
nights
Sylhet City

Sylhet City ©
Capital of the Sylhet Division of Bangladesh, Sylhet stands as one of the most affluent cities in the country, resting near dense tropical forest, scenic valleys, and tea plantations.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sylhet City: Surma Bridge (in Sunamganj) and Hakaluki Haor (in Maulvi Bazar). Next up on the itinerary: delve into the lush surroundings at Ratargul Swamp Forest, look for all kinds of wild species at Rema-Kalenga Wildlife Sanctuary, don't miss a visit to Shahjalal Dorgha, and explore the activities along Jadukata River.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Sylhet City trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Sreemangal to Sylhet City in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Sreemangal to Sylhet City is 0.5 hours. You'll set off for home on the 23rd (Thu).

Things to do in Sylhet City

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Surma Bridge, Hakaluki Haor
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Ratargul Swamp Forest ©
Ratargul Swamp Forest
Bisnakandi ©
Bisnakandi
Rema-Kalenga Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Rema-Kalenga Wildlife Sanctuary

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