Bangladesh Old Capital Tour. Visit the old capital of Bangladesh ” Sonargaon” which was an inland port & Commerce center of Bangladesh. See the abanded old capital, Panam Nagar, Sonargaon folk arts and crafts museum and also enjoy a peaceful boat ride on the mighty Meghna river. After that, Visit a Small Char ( River Island) and enjoy their lifestyle.
Check the short itinerary of the Bangladesh Old Capital Tour below:
** Sonargaon folk arts and crafts museum is closed on Wednesday and Thursday. All other sites are open 7 days a week.
Our guide and driver will meet you at the hotel/residence. After picking you up, start driving towards Sonargaon which is situated at Narayanganj. It could take 2 hours to reach there by car.
Visit Panam Nagar which was built by Hindu wealthy merchants. This is the main attraction of the Old Capital Tour. Panam Nagar is a small community with a street.
Then visit Goaldi Mosque which was built in 1519. This single domed mosque is an excellent example of pre-Mughal architecture
Lunch at a local restaurant with local authentic food
Visit Sonargaon Folk arts and crafts museum. This museum represents the culture and heritage of the Bengali Nation.
Enjoy a boat ride on the Buriganga river and visit a small river island. See the lifestyle of the people living on the river island ( char). In the evening, start the return journey and back to Dhaka. Our guide and driver will drop you off at the hotel/Airport. (approx. 7:30-pm)