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Private Day Trip from Dhaka to Sonargaon and Mainamati

Private Day Trip from Dhaka to Sonargaon and Mainamati
Duration:
13 hours
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<p>This private day trip from Dhaka takes you to the must see attractions in Sonargaon, such as the Banglar Taj Mahal, the Folk Art and Crafts Museum, and Panam City, and after, to the famous Buddhist monuments in Mainamati, namely the Salban Vihara, Rupban Mura and Itakhola Mura. Lunch is included in this tour, along with private transfers to and from your accommodations in Dhaka.</p>

Dhaka Horse-Drawn Carriage Tour

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Join this unique&nbsp;horse-drawn carriage tour that will take you to many of the most well-known spots in Dhaka, including&nbsp;Old Dhaka, Hatirjheel, Dhaka University, and the National Parliament Building. Sit back and relax on this enriching experience.

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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.


 


Additional Zia Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.



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Last Updated: 16 Dec 2015