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Private Day Trip from Dhaka to Sonargaon and Mainamati

Private Day Trip from Dhaka to Sonargaon and Mainamati
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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>

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Take professional photographs of the city of Dhaka while on this private 10-hour tour. Accompanied by a guide, you will be taken to various locations in Dhaka such as the New Market to capture the beautiful moments surrounding you. Professional and amateur photographers are both welcome to participate in this creative tour.

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 Official Zia Airport Taxi Service

 

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

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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 Dec 2015