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6-Day Cox's Bazar Beach and Saint Martin Island Tour

6-Day Cox
Duration:
6 days
From:
USD 311.00
Bangladesh’s pride and joy, Cox’s Bazar Beach is lauded throughout the land as if it’s a contender for one of the natural wonders of the world. It is the longest continual natural beach on the planet (125km), but a world wonder it isn’t. In fact, it’s not even the nicest beach in Bangladesh (the beaches on nearby Saint Martin Island and at Kuakata in Barisal division are far more scenic). However, Cox’s Bazar Beach is the most developed of any holiday destination in Bangladesh and as such you’ll find tourist facilities that are better than anywhere outside Dhaka. Don’t come here expecting to find a piece of southern Thailand, but if your travels are getting the better of you and you just fancy some home comforts and a bit of fresh air, consider swinging by for a couple of days.

Weekend Tour in Srimangal from Dhaka

Weekend Tour in Srimangal from Dhaka
Duration:
2 days
From:
USD 290.00
Sreemangal has everything you need for a relaxing weekend. Its green and tranquil environment with forest, natural wetland and tea garden can make your weekend special and unforgettable. We are confident that we will give you the best weekend outside Dhaka. The tour is designed in such a way that you can leave on Thursday evening without taking any day off from work and enjoy every bit that Srimangal has to offer.

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Zia International Airport

Where is Zia Airport? DAC Zia International Airport (Bengali: Zia Antorjatik Bimanbôndor) is the largest airport in Bangladesh located in Kurmitola, 11 NM (20 kilometres; 13 miles) north of Dhaka, with Dhaka Cantonment on one side and Uttara Residential Area on the other. It started operations in 1981, and was named after Bangladesh's former president, Ziaur Rahman. It is the home base and hub of Biman Bangladesh Airlines, GMG Airlines, Best Air and United Airways (Bangladesh).


 


It has an area of 1,981 acres (802 ha). Nearly 52 per cent of the country's international and domestic arrivals and departures occur through Zia Airport, while country's second largest international airport at Chittagong handles about 17 per cent of passengers. About 4 million international and 1 million domestic passengers and 150,000 tons of freight and mail pass through DAC Zia International Airport annually.


 


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Last Updated: 16 Dec 2014