Discover Bangladesh: 28 Days tour with a multi-award-winning local operator

Tour Duration: 28 Days / 27 Nights
Location: Barisal, Sundarbans, Rajshahi, Srimangal, CHT, Cox’s Bazar
Tour Attractions: Best attractions of Bangladesh with offbeat paths
Best time to go: October – March
Tour Availability: September – May / Any day start
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Discover Bangladesh: 28 Days tour with a multi-award-winning local operator
Price: From $4,990 US* per person

Bangladesh holiday package to experience the best places and attractions in Bangladesh recommended by popular travel guides like BRADT and Lonely Planet, and beyond their recommendations! Focusing primarily on the people and culture of Bangladesh, this tour takes you to explore more offbeat destinations outside the capabilities of the guidebooks. It ends with a couple of days of beach leisure before returning home. If you want to discover the hidden gems of Bangladesh beyond the reach of regular tourists, this is the perfect tour for you.

Starting with visiting Dhaka, you will experience life on the Ganges Delta in Barisal. From there, take a traditional Bangladeshi passenger ferry, and spend three days inside Sundarbans Mangrove Forest, visiting the fantastic Mosque City of Bagerhat en route. Next few days, you’ll explore the rich archaeological sites in Rajshahi and Rangpur division – beautiful Hindu temples, Jaminder palaces, Buddhist monasteries from ancient times, and historic mosques from the medieval period, before returning to Dhaka.

After that, you’ll visit the tea region of Bangladesh – Srimangal, and Sylhet to visit its numerous tea gardens, national parks, and tribal villages, and enjoy a boat ride on beautiful rivers and canals. From there, you go to the Chittagong Hill-Tracts area, home of many tribal groups of Bangladesh.

Starting with visiting the Ship Breaking Yards of Chittagong, you’ll have a pleasant boat ride at beautiful Kaptai Lake and Sangu River, explore the beautiful hills of Bandarban, and experience the lifestyle of its many tribal groups. Later, relax for a few days on Cox’s Bazar’s beaches and discover some of its hidden gems before heading home.

Tour Highlights

  • Visit all 3 UNESCO World Heritage sites in Bangladesh.
  • Experience life and culture on Ganges Delta.
  • Visit floating markets, bazaars, schools, and brick factories, and explore numerous rivers and canals by boat in Barisal.
  • Explore the largest mangrove forest on earth – Sundarbans, for a full 3 days.
  • Visit historical sites at Bagerhat, a UNESCO world heritage city from the 15th century, including 60 Dome Mosque.
  • Visit Sompur Mahabihara, a Buddhist monastery from the 8th century, and another UNESCO World Heritage site.
  • Visit beautiful mosques of the rich historic city Gaur, the ancient capital of the whole Bengal from the medieval period.
  • Visit beautiful temples, palaces, and historic mosques of Rajshahi and Rangpur.
  • Visit a Santal tribal village and experience their lifestyle.
  • Visit Kantaji Temple – the most beautiful temple in Bangladesh, every inch ornamented with terracotta plaques.
  • Spend three days at Srimangal, the tea capital of Bangladesh, in the middle of endless tea plantations.
  • Trek inside Lawachhara National Park and visit tribal villages.
  • Walk through the trails inside tea gardens.
  • Bird watching on Baikka Beal, a wetland and sanctuary for the migratory birds, a paradise for bird lovers.
  • Experience the stone collection activities in Jaflong, which are highly photogenic.
  • Full day tour of Old Dhaka including rickshaw ride on narrow streets and a boat ride on Dhaka’s busy Buriganga river.
  • Experience the simple life of farmers on the islands of Meghna and Jamuna rivers.
  • Visit Chittagong Ship Breaking Yard by boat from the river and photograph the ship-breaking activities.
  • Visit beautiful hills and tribal villages in the Chittagong Hill-Tracts area.
  • Boat ride on beautiful Kaptai Lake at Rangamati.
  • Experience the massive fishing industry of Cox’s Bazar by visiting its fishing port, fish market, fishing village, and dry fishing yards.
  • Leisure on the longest unbroken sandy beach in the world.

A map of 28 days Discover Bangladesh Tour with Nijhoom Tours to visit the best sights and attractions in Bangladesh beyond the capabilities of the guide books.

A map of 28 days Discover Bangladesh Tour with Nijhoom Tours to visit the best sights and attractions in Bangladesh, beyond the capabilities of the guide books.

Itinerary of Discover Bangladesh

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Price of Discover Bangladesh

$300 US off-season discount for everyone to book from April to September.

Inclusions and Exclusions

Tour includes:
  • All airport transfers in Bangladesh.
  • All internal flights.
  • All accommodation in hotels and boat cabins as mentioned in the itinerary with complimentary breakfast on a twin sharing basis.
  • Lunch with locally purchased fruits on the boat at Barisal on Day-3 and Day-4.
  • All meals, drinking water, tea, and coffee while on the boat at Sundarbans for three days on day-6, 7, and 8.
  • $115 US per person forest permit fee for Sundarbans.
  • An air-conditioned car, driver, and an English-speaking guide.
  • 1st class cabin on a traditional passenger ferry to Barisal on a twin-sharing basis.
  • All boat rides.
  • All entrance tickets.
  • Before departure, take to the Covid-19 testing center in Dhaka to provide the sample and collect the report if necessary.
  • All tips except our guide, driver, and boat crew in Sundarban.

Does not include:
  • Any food or drinks other than mentioned above.
  • $25 US fee for video camera in Sundarban (if any).
  • Any personal item.

Departures and Availability

Departure DatesTotal PlacesAvailable PlacesEarly-Bird Discount
Jan 3-30, 2024128+$150 US pp Until Jan 3, 2023
Jan 1-28, 2025128+$150 US pp Until Jan 1, 2024

Reviews of Discover Bangladesh

An excellent way to get to know Bangladesh
Lorraine Johnstone, North Yorkshire, UK
Bangladesh is so much more diverse than I had ever imagined
Rosemary Ackland, London, UK
It’s a shame that more people haven’t discovered Bangladesh
Ila Roudebush, Sparks, NV, USA
The people in Bangladesh were invariably cheerful and welcoming
Richard Fairer, Worthing, United Kingdom
We found Bangladesh remarkable and an example for other countries
Juergen Richter, San Diego, CA, USA
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Bangladesh was the most beautiful country I have ever visited
Eliane Thweatt, Houston, TX, USA
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Bangladesh exceeded every one of my expectations and dreams
Lesley Molyneux, Norwich, United Kingdom
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The people in Bangladesh were exceptionally friendly
Guenther Eichhorn, Arizona, USA
Truly the best trip we have ever done all over the world
Gary LeClair, Springfield, OR, USA