Archeology

National Parliament House2

National Parliament Building, Dhaka

Somapura Buddhist Vihara at Paharpur

Somapura Buddhist Vihara at Paharpur

DHAKA & NORTH BENGAL
Heritage, Buddhist Interests & Archeology
4D/3N (01 Night Dhaka & 02 Night Bogra)

 

Day 01: Arrive Dhaka
Arrival at Dhaka Airport & transfer to your designated hotel for overnight stay at Dhaka.

Day 02: Dhaka –Bogra via Jamuna bridge
7 am pick-up from your hotel & take a half day Dhaka city tour covering National Parliament Building – designed by the famous architect Louis I Khan, Shahid Minar -the Monument of Language movement in 1952, Curzon Hall – British Building & science faculty of Dhaka University & Dhakeswari – the oldest & Central Hindu Temple of Dhaka. After lunch at local restaurant drive to (5 hrs.) to Bogra. Will stop on the bank of the mighty river Jamuna & enjoy boating for an hour on the major river of Bangladesh. Proceed to Bogra & check in to your designated hotel for dinner & night stay.

Day 03: Excursion to Paharpur & Mohastangarh
After breakfast drive (2 hrs.) to Paharpur, UNESCO declared world Heritage Site in 1985.Visit to ruins of Paharpur Vihara, is a treasured heritage of the world. The remains of the most important & the largest known monastery south of Himalaya, built between the 7th century and the 3rd part of 8th century & world heritage site.

Visit Mohasthangarh is invariably an ancient fortified city acclaimed to be the oldest settlement and the most prominent archaeological site of Bangladesh. The oldest layer dates back to 4th century B.C. The ancient Pundranagara, the capital of Emperor Chandragupta, the founder of Moyura dynasty. Return to your hotel in the evening. Dinner & overnight stay at Bogra.

Day 04: Bogra-Burimari (India Border) OR Transfer to Dhaka Airport
After breakfast drive 4 hrs. to Burimari border for final departure. Pack lunch will be provided at Border.

OR Transfer to Dhaka Airport to catch your onward flight for next destination in the evening. En-route visit Puthia, the temple city of Bangladesh.