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Old Dhaka Discovery Day Tour

Old Dhaka Discovery Day Tour
Duration:
10 hours
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Get a comprehensive look at the food, culture and history of Dhaka during this 10-hour city sightseeing excursion. Explore historic sights like Parliament House and Lalbag Fort, and get a glimpse of Dhaka religious landmarks like the Hindu Dhakeswari Temple and Star Mosque. You'll also get to sample local cuisine during an included lunch and make an afternoon stop at a Dhaka street food market (seasonal).

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We're cramming in all the highlights of Dhaka on this small group city tour that leads you into the old city: along the waterfront, through markets, and into the historic Shankhari Bazar district. And of course, no Dhaka tour would be complete without a ride aboard a rickshaw!

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Official Zia Airport Taxi Rates & Fares

Zia Airport taxi rates given here are in the local currency (BDT or Bangladeshi Taka). Use our currency converter or the cheat sheet to the left if you would like to convert to your currency. Note that Zia Airport taxi rates given here are for official taxis and unofficial or pirate taxis (discussed below) may be different. Drivers will also accept US Dollars.


  • Regular Zia Dhaka Airport taxis charge around BDT 400 from the DAC Zia International Airport to the city and a little less to return, travel time takes around 30 minutes. There is a pre-paid Zia Dhaka Airport taxi booth in the Arrivals area. If they are not using this service, then fares should always be agreed upon before setting off. Drivers are required by law to have an operating meter, but they are notorious for not using them.



 
Dhaka Taxi Payment: Cash only
Drivers will also accept US Dollars.
Dhaka Taxi Tipping Recommendation: Tipping not required



Official Zia Airport Taxi Details

Zia Airport Taxi

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Zia Dhaka Airport taxi services are provided by both Yellow cabs and Rent-a-Car. We advisable to hire Zia Dhaka Airport cabs from authorized counters at the exit gate of Arrival area.




 Unofficial Zia Airport Taxi Service or Hire Points

 

Autorickshaws or Baby taxis are not permitted to pick up passengers at the Zia Dhaka Airport, but they candrop you off. On the Airport Road nearest to the Zia Dhaka Airport, they can be picked up for trips to the city. Fares are around BDT 70-100, but expect much negotiating. Drivers are required to have a functioning meter, and police take a dim view of drivers who break this rule.


 
IHateTaxis.com has a mixed recommendation on the unofficial Zia Airport taxi service.

These taxis can get you around the entire city of Dhaka if you do not mind breathing in the thick polluted air of this city.



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Last Updated: 16 Apr 2017