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Tag: heritage

  • Religion

    Sixty Dome Mosque

    Widely considered to be one of the most impressive Muslim structures in Bangladesh, if not the entire Indian subcontinent, the Sixty Dome Mosque in Bagerhat is a major tourist attraction in the area, forming part of the cultural UNESCO World Heritage Site known as the Historic Mosque City of Bagerhat. The Sixty Dome Mosque, which is also referred to as the Saith Gunbad Masjid or Shait Gumbad ...

  • Regions

    Dhaka Division

    As one of the six administrative divisions of Bangladesh, Dhaka Division is made up of 17 districts (zillas). The country's capital city, Dhaka, is located in the district of the same name within the Dhaka Division. As the most populous city in Bangladesh, Dhaka is the center of commercial, industrial, educational, cultural and political activity. This fascinating city, with its more than ...

  • Places of Interest

    Sundarbans

    The UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Sundarbans is one of the world’s largest single areas of tidal halophytic mangrove forests. Highlighting the environmental value of the Sundarbans, it has been designated a Ramsar site, making it subject to the Ramsar Convention international treaty that promotes the conservation and sustainable utilization of crucial wetlands. The Sundarbans, literally ...

  • Places of Interest

    Mosque City of Bagerhat

    The Bagerhat District is situated in South-western Bangladesh in the Khulna Division. It is a historically rich part of the country with some great attractions. One of its most notable attractions is the Mosque City of Bagerhat.

  • Culture

    Music

    Bangladesh has a very rich musical heritage since music has always played an important role in the lives of the people. In ancient times, song was usually linked to prayer and this can still be seen somewhat today in the singing of folksongs that often praise certain gods and their creation. Over time new influences where introduced and musical styles changed. Musical development was better ...

  • Travel

    Adventure Travel

    Adventure travel in Bangladesh is very popular. With its diverse and expansive landscape, amazing wildlife and rich cultural heritage, there are many adventures just waiting to be enjoyed in this beautiful country. Whether it is hiking through the hills, gliding across river waters or spending time with a tribe, Bangladesh's adventure travel options are endless. Tour operators and adventure ...