Cox’s Bāzār
in Cox's Bazar District of Chittagong, Bangladesh

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
21.440 and 92.010 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 21° 26' 23" and E 92° 0' 34"
Currency and Currency Code:
Taka - BDT
Spoken languages:
Bengali, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:33 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Dhaka
UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:32 am and 6:17 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-14.320 and -76.160 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Santa Rosa
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Bangladesh in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 2,8 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Bangladesh.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Bangladesh. Last Update: 2019-08-22 07:24:04

Discover Cox’s Bāzār

Cox’s Bāzār in Cox's Bazar District (Chittagong) with it's 253,788 citizens is a place in Bangladesh about 187 mi (or 301 km) south-east of Dhaka, the country's capital city.

Current time in Cox’s Bāzār is now 08:33 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Dhaka with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 8 airports near Cox’s Bāzār. The closest airport in Bangladesh is Cox's Bazar Airport in a distance of 3 mi (or 5 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Chittagong, Sittwe, Hakha, Barisal and Aizawl. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 83 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 79%
Air Pressure 1003.1 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

29°C (84 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 24th of August 2019

27°C (80 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Very heavy rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.

Sunday, 25th of August 2019

28°C (82 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, strong breeze, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Cox's Bazar Beach in 30 Seconds!

Published: January 13, 2015
Length: 16:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Asif Irtiza Hussain

Cox's Bazar gets the most number of visitors per year than any other tourist attractions in Bangladesh. This is my attempt (1st ever... so go easy people) at doing something with my phone and...


HoneyMooN- MPEG.mpg

Published: June 20, 2012
Length: 46:39 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: coalzaky

HoneyMooN at Cox's Bazar, Chittagong, Bangladesh.


Cox's Bazar grass land and hotels

Published: October 25, 2013
Length: 08:38 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Faisal Shourov

Video of open grass field and hotels in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. View from Ocean Paradise Hotel. Shot in cloudy weather.


Hippo (hippopotamus) in Sheikh Mujib Safari park, Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh

Published: December 29, 2014
Length: 30:57 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Giasuddin shameem


Bangladesh Sea Cox's Bazar (Inani Beach)

Published: December 25, 2014
Length: 27:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Atiqur Rahman

Everybody wishes to see sunset near a sea or beautiful place. But a few people are lucky to enjoy that. Here we are showing you the sunset in Cox's Bazar (Bangladesh). Please watch our videos...


takla taklir ishq

Published: November 15, 2012
Length: 05:00 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: MD.ASIF- BIN-KHALED

from the boys of cox'sbazar here comes the one and only TAKLA TAKLIR ISHQ the special mix.....oppa.


Sayeman Beach Resort 15 Second TVC

Published: April 11, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Mahboob Rahman

TVC for Sayeman Beach Resort Duration: 15 Second.


Smiling Bangladesh-02

Published: February 19, 2015
Length: 24:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Md.Rashadul Islam

Cox's Bazar (Bengali: কক্সবাজার Kaksbājār) is a town, a fishing port and district headquarters in Bangladesh. It is the world's longest uninterrupted natural sandy sea beach,[2]...


CYDS Seminars

Published: April 21, 2015
Length: 47:34 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: CYDS Official


National Kite Festival 2014 in Bangladesh Part 1

Published: March 29, 2014
Length: 21:27 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Mohiuddin Zia


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Cox's Bazar District

Cox's Bazar (Bengali: কক্সবাজার জেলা, Cox's Bazar Jela also Cox's Bazar Zila) is a district in the Chittagong Division of Bangladesh. It is named after Cox's Bazar, which is one of the world's longest natural sea beaches (120 kilometres including mud flats). It is located 150 kilometres south of Chittagong. Cox's Bazar is also known by the name Panowa ("yellow flower"). Another old name was Palongkee.

Located at 21.5833, 92.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cox's Bazar District, Districts of Bangladesh

Cox's Bazar

Cox's Bazar is a town, a fishing port and district headquarters in Bangladesh. It is known for its wide and long sandy beach which is considered by many as the world's longest natural sandy sea beach, The beach in Cox' Bazar is an unbroken 125 km sandy sea beach with a gentle slope. It is located 150 km south of the industrial port Chittagong. Cox’s Bazar is also known by the name "Panowa", whose literal translation means "yellow flower. " Its other old name was "Palongkee".

Located at 21.5833, 92.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Beaches of Bangladesh, Populated places in the Chittagong Division, Visitor attractions in Bangladesh

Cox's Bazar Airport

Cox's Bazar Airport is an domestic airport in the resort town of Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. The airport serves mostly local tourists, and foreign tourists who arrive via other international airports. The airport is soon to be upgraded into an international airport, to attracts tourists to the city.

Located at 21.4519, 91.9639 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Bangladesh

Cox's Bazar Sadar Upazila

Cox's Bazar Sadar is an Upazila of Cox's Bazar District in the Division of Chittagong, Bangladesh.

Located at 21.45, 91.9833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Upazilas of Cox's Bazar District

Maheshkhali Upazila

Maheshkhali is an Upazila of Cox's Bazar District in the Division of Chittagong, Bangladesh. Maheshkhali Upazila (cox's bazar district) with an area of 362.18 km, is bounded by Chakaria upazila on the north, Cox's bazar sadar upazila and the Bay of Bengal on the south, Chakaria and Cox's Bazar sadar upazilas on the east, Kutubdia upazila and the Bay of Bengal on the west. The eastern part of the upazila is separated from the mainland by the Maheshkhali channel.

Located at 21.55, 91.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Upazilas of Cox's Bazar District

Ramu Upazila

Ramu is an Upazila of Cox's Bazar District in the Division of Chittagong, Bangladesh.

Located at 21.4583, 92.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Upazilas of Cox's Bazar District

Ukhia Upazila

Ukhia is an Upazila of Cox's Bazar District in the Division of Chittagong, Bangladesh.

Located at 21.2833, 92.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Upazilas of Cox's Bazar District

Sonadia Island

Sonadia Island is a small island of about 9 km offshore from Cox's Bazaar in southeastern Bangladesh.

Located at 21.4833, 91.9 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Bangladesh

Adinath Temple

Adinath Temple, located on the summit of the Mainak Hill on Maheshkhali Island off the coast of Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, is dedicated to the Hindu God, Shiva, who is worshipped as Adinath. The temple is famous for the annual fair held at the foot of the Mainak Hill in the month of Phalgun as per the Bengali calendar. The fair, which lasts 13 days, draws thousands of Hindus from across Bangladesh. \t\t \t\t\tAdinath temple 1. JPG \t\t\t The facade of Adinath temple. \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\tAdinath temple 2.

Located at 21.5333, 91.9667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hindu temples in Chittagong Division

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Cox’s Bāzār.

Other districts

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Cox’s Bāzār, CXB, Кокс-Базар