Dhaka
in Dhaka District of Dhaka Division, Bangladesh

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
23.710 and 90.407 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 23° 42' 37" and E 90° 24' 26"
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: 02:04 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Dhaka
UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:28 am and 5:55 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Bangladesh in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 3,0 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: 2019-02-18 09:03:10

Explore Dhaka

Dhaka in Dhaka District (Dhaka Division) with it's 10,356,500 inhabitants is a city in Bangladesh. It's the capital of this country.

Local time in Dhaka is now 02:04 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Dhaka with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Dhaka, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Bangladesh is Dhaka / Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 15 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Bangladesh is Historic Mosque City of Bagerhat in a distance of 82 mi (or 132 km), South-West. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Agartala, Barisal, Magura, Mymensingh and Netrakona. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Hotels and Places to Stay

Dhaka Regency

Address
0,0 mi
Airport Road,Nikunja 2
1229 Dhaka Sadar,Dhaka
Bangladesh

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Lake Shore Hotel & Apartments

Address
4,6 mi
Road 41, House 46, Gulshan 2
1212 Dhaka
Bangladesh

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 02:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


The Olives

Address
4,9 mi
House: 3, Road: 126 Gulshan-1
Dhaka / Dacca
Bangladesh

Time Information

Checkout: 15:00 - Checkin: 10:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 0:00 (lunchbreak: 23:59 - 0:00)
Weekend: closed


Golden Tulip The GrandMark-Dhaka

Address
5,4 mi
Plot No.84, Road No.7, Block H, Banani
1213 Dhaka / Dacca
Bangladesh

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Amari Dhaka

Address
5,5 mi
47, Road No 41, Gulshan-2, Dhaka City
1212 Dhaka / Dacca
Bangladesh

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Sarina Dhaka Five Star Business Boutique Hotel

Address
5,7 mi
Plot 27 Rd 17
1213 Dhaka
Bangladesh

Time Information

Checkout: 15:00 - Checkin: 11:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 23:59
Weekend: closed


The Westin Dhaka

Address
5,8 mi
MAIN GULSHAN AVE PLOT 01 ROAD 45 GULSHAN 2
1212 Dhaka Sadar,Dhaka
Bangladesh

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Six Seasons Hotel House 19 Road 96

Address
5,9 mi
House,Road,Gulshan 19,96,2
1212 Dhaka
Bangladesh

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Lake Castle

Address
0,6 mi
House # 1-A, Road # 68/A
1212 Dhaka
Bangladesh

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Bengal Canary Park Hotel

Address
4,8 mi
Plot #08 Rd,Gulshan no 16/a,1
1212 Dhaka
Bangladesh

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 02:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

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Harlem Shake and Prank in Bashundhara City | Bangladesh

Published: January 23, 2014
Length: 05:19 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Nabhan Zaman

What you do, when you get bored in Bashundhara City !!


Startup Dhaka - a documentary film

Published: September 07, 2013
Length: 29:43 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: SDasia

A story about startup community in Dhaka that uses the power of Internet to create new and exciting businesses. The film will show few of these amazing people who are working as startup...


Waste management of Dhaka city (28-03-2015)

Published: March 28, 2015
Length: 10:46 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: The Independent, Bangladesh (Online)


Startup Dhaka - part 3

Published: December 14, 2013
Length: 01:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: SDasia

A story about startup community in Dhaka that uses the power of Internet to create new and exciting businesses. The film will show few of these amazing people who are working as startup...


Devfest 2014 _GDG Dhaka

Published: December 29, 2014
Length: 28:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: SDasia

A story about startup community in Dhaka that uses the power of Internet to create new and exciting businesses. The film will show few of these amazing people who are working as startup...


Traffic Jam Of Dhaka City & Its Solution in 2013

Published: January 04, 2013
Length: 29:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Syed Mahfujul Haque Marjan


Bangladesh vegetables and Dhaka traffic jam

Published: December 13, 2010
Length: 05:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Kulturblast

Very nice vegetables. All fresh and tasty. On the other hand the view of a traffic jam that is the madness that is Dhaka, Capital of Bangladesh. Dhaka is almost at a traffic deadlock with just...


Startup Dhaka pitch from Mustafiz

Published: October 03, 2013
Length: 41:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: SDasia

A story about startup community in Dhaka that uses the power of Internet to create new and exciting businesses. The film will show few of these amazing people who are working as startup...


Startup Dhaka - a documentary film

Published: November 19, 2014
Length: 30:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: SDasia

A story about startup community in Dhaka that uses the power of Internet to create new and exciting businesses. The film will show few of these amazing people who are working as startup...


black and white korbani cow 2013 uttara dhaka bangladesh qurbani

Published: October 27, 2013
Length: 13:42 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: khroamel

black and white korbani cow 2013.


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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.

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (Bengali: বাংলাদেশ প্রকৌশল বিশ্ববিদ্যালয় Bangladesh Prokoushol Bishshobiddalôe) or BUET as it is commonly known, is a Public Engineering University in Bangladesh. It is the oldest Engineering institution in the region. Every year, about 1000 students get enrolled in undergraduate and postgraduate programs to study engineering, architecture, planning and science in this institution.

Located at 23.727, 90.3929 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Public universities of Bangladesh, Educational institutions established in 1962, 1876 establishments in India

Dhaka Medical College and Hospital

Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH), established in 1946 during the British colonial rule, is a medical college in Bangladesh. It is situated at Bakshibazar area of Dhaka city. It is neighbored by University of Dhaka and Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology. Since its establishment, Dhaka Medical College is continuously playing a pioneering role in dispersing medical education among young pupils.

Located at 23.7256, 90.3981 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools of medicine in Bangladesh, Hospitals in Bangladesh, Education in Dhaka, Hospitals established in 1946, Hospitals in Dhaka, 1946 establishments in India

Ahsan Manzil

Ahsan Manzil (Bengali: আহসান মঞ্জিল, Ahsan Monjil) was the official residential palace and seat of the Dhaka Nawab Family. This magnificent building is situated at Kumartoli along the banks of the Buriganga River in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The construction of this palace was started in the year 1859 and was completed in 1869. It is constructed in the Indo-Saracenic Revival architecture.

Located at 23.7086, 90.4061 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Palaces in Bangladesh, Museums in Bangladesh, National symbols of Bangladesh, Museums in Dhaka, Visitor attractions in Dhaka

Suhrawardy Udyan

Suhrawardy Udyan formerly known as Ramna Race Course ground is a national memorial located in Dhaka, Bangladesh. It is named after Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy. Originally it served as the military club of the British soldiers stationed in Dhaka. It was then called the Ramna Race Course and later Ramna Gymkhana. After the end of colonial rule, the place - sometimes referred to as Dhaka Race Course - was used for legal horse racing on Sundays.

Located at 23.7331, 90.3984 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Monuments and memorials in Bangladesh, Sports venues in Bangladesh, Bangladesh Liberation War, Horse racing venues in Bangladesh, Dhaka

Bangabandhu National Stadium

Bangabandhu National Stadium, (Bengali: বঙ্গবন্ধু জাতীয় স্টেডিয়াম) also known as Dhaka Stadium, and formerly known as Dacca Stadium is the national stadium and a multipurpose sports arena in Dhaka, Bangladesh. It is located in the Motijheel area in the heart of the city. Its current name was given to honour Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, the father of the nation, also known as "Banga bandhu" or "Friend of Bengal".

Located at 23.7278, 90.4134 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Bangladesh, Cricket grounds in Bangladesh, Test cricket grounds in Bangladesh,

Sir Salimullah Medical College

Sir Salimullah Medical College (SSMC) is a government medical college in Bangladesh. It is located in the old part of the capital, Dhaka. It is affiliated with the University of Dhaka. Before 1854 it was a Dutch "kuthi" which was used for business purpose.

Located at 23.7106, 90.4011 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools of medicine in Bangladesh, 1875 establishments in India

Supreme Court of Bangladesh

The Supreme Court of Bangladesh (Bengali: বাংলাদেশ সুপ্রীম কোর্ট) is the highest court of law in Bangladesh. It is composed of the High Court Division and the Appellate division, and was created by Part VI Chapter I of the Constitution of Bangladesh adopted in 1972. This is also the office of the Chief Justice, Appellate Division Justices, and High Court Division Justices of Bangladesh.

Located at 23.7308, 90.4025 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Government of Bangladesh, National supreme courts, Supreme Court of Bangladesh justices

Udayan Higher Secondary School

Udayan Higher Secondary School Dhaka, formerly known as Udayan Bidyalaya is a private higher secondary school in Bangladesh, established in 1955 by the University of Dhaka. It is a co-educational institution and currently one of the most reputed schools in Dhaka. The school was first allotted a small piece of land and two sheds. With the increase in the number of students it was upgraded to a secondary school and, after independence of Bangladesh, as a higher secondary one.

Located at 23.7294, 90.3925 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Dhaka, Schools in Bangladesh, Educational institutions established in 1955, 1955 establishments in Pakistan

Islamic University of Technology

Islamic University of Technology or IUT (Bengali: ইসলামিক ইউনিভার্সিটি অফ টেকনোলজি) is an internationally recognized educational and research institution in Bangladesh. It is regarded as one of the top universities for technical education in Bangladesh. The main objective of IUT is to contribute in developing the human resources of the member states of the OIC, particularly in the fields of Engineering, Technology and Technical Education.

Located at 23.7167, 90.4167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Islamic universities and colleges, Educational institutions established in 1981, Private universities in Bangladesh

Star Mosque

Star Mosque (Bengali: তারা মসজিদ; also known as Tara Masjid), is a mosque located in Armanitola area, Dhaka, Bangladesh. The mosque has ornate designs and is decorated with motifs of blue stars. It was built in the first half of the 19th century by Mirza Golam Pir (Mirza Ahmed Jan).

Located at 23.7156, 90.4017 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mosques in Dhaka, Visitor attractions in Dhaka

Shapla Square

Shapla Square (Bengali: শাপলা চত্ত্বর, Shapla Chottor) is a huge sculpture at the heart of Motijheel near the center of Dhaka, capital of Bangladesh. It depicts a Shapla (water lily, or more commonly referred to as the Lotus flower, since Shapla is the actual blossom and not the lilly pad itself), the national flower of Bangladesh. The sculpture is surrounded by a fountain. The location also marks a mass grave of Bangladesh Liberation War of 1971.

Located at 23.7265, 90.4217 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Dhaka, Visitor attractions in Dhaka, Outdoor sculptures

Sadarghat

Sadarghat Port the Dhaka City River Front, located in the southern part of Dhaka, on the river Buriganga, is one of the most dynamic places in Dhaka. Here, the Sadarghat Launch Terminal is one of the largest river ports in the world. About 200 large and small passenger launches (motorized boats) depart and arrive at the terminal every day. According to the officials at the terminal, 50,000 people, in average, use the terminal for departure and arrival every day.

Located at 23.7048, 90.4111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Dhaka

Jagannath University

Jagannath University is a government-financed public university in Sadarghat, Dhaka the capital of Bangladesh. Jagannath University is in the southern part of Dhaka city near the river Buriganga.

Located at 23.7103, 90.4111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Public universities of Bangladesh

Lalbagh Thana

Lalbagh is a Thana of Dhaka District in the Division of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Located at 23.7167, 90.3972 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Thanas of Dhaka

Motijheel Thana

Motijheel is a Thana of Dhaka District in the Division of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Located at 23.7333, 90.4181 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Thanas of Dhaka

Sutrapur Thana

Sutrapur is a Thana of Dhaka District in the Division of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Located at 23.7, 90.4208 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Thanas of Dhaka

Baldha Garden

Baldha Garden is an enriched botanical garden which spans 3.15 acres of land located at Wari in the old part of the city of Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh. It has a collection of 672 species of plants. The Baldha Garden is now managed as a satellite unit of the National Botanical Garden by the Department of Forestry. Baldha Garden is one of the oldest Botanical Gardens in Bangladesh. It was established by Narenda Narayan Chawdhury.

Located at 23.7183, 90.4178 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Botanical gardens in Bangladesh, Parks in Dhaka

Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha

Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha, or RAJUK literally the Capital Development Authority of the Government of Bangladesh, is a Bangladeshi public agency responsible for coordinating urban development in Dhaka, Bangladesh. RAJUK is composed of various public officials, city planners, urban administrators, engineers and architects. It is the National Authoritative Board on building planning, estates and resources, plot allotment and construction approvals from both public and private entities.

Located at 23.7261, 90.4156 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Dhaka

Nazrul Islam Hall buet

Nazrul Islam Hall is one of oldest building at Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology that serve as dormitories. Located at Polashi Dhaka-1000, the building has four floors and a capacity of 250 students. Living quarters are mostly three person suites, and a few private doubles. The ground floor consists of a study lounge that provides an impressive view of BUET . The dining hall of Nazrul Islam Hall serves students who reside in this hall.

Located at 23.7272, 90.3928 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Dhaka

Gol Talab

Gol Talab or Gol Talaab (talab means tank) is a small oval-shaped water tank/pond in Islampur, Old Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh, located immediately to the north-west of the Ahsan Manzil Palace and north of the Buriganga River.

Located at 23.7097, 90.405 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Dhaka

National Board of Revenue

The National Board of Revenue (NBR) (Bengali: জাতীয় রাজস্ব বোর্ড) is the central authority for tax administration in Bangladesh. It is under the Internal Resource Division of Ministry of Finance. NBR is the authority for tax policies and tax laws in Bangladesh.

Located at 23.7357, 90.4089 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Government agencies of Bangladesh

National Institute of Traumatology and Orthopedic Rehabilitation

The National Institute of Traumatology & Orthopaedic Rehabilitation (NITOR) is an orthopedic hospital as well as undergraduate & post-graduate institute, situated at Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka, Bangladesh. It is established in 1972 after liberation war of Bangladesh. It's also the first ever rehabilitation institute in Dhaka. The government set up the institute to spread medical knowledge and to make more efficient doctors for the country.

Located at 23.7256, 90.3981 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hospitals in Bangladesh, Education in Dhaka, Hospitals in Dhaka

Dhaka University Film Society

Dhaka University Film Society also known as DUFS is a voluntary students' organization of the University of Dhaka in Bangladesh. Originally Formed in 1962, the society worked strongly for several years before lapsing, to be revived in 1991.

Located at 23.7312, 90.3962 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
University of Dhaka, Bangladesh articles needing attention

Lalbagh Fort

Lalbagh Fort (also Fort Aurangabad) is an incomplete 17th century Mughal fort complex in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The construction was started in 1678 AD by Mughal Subahdar Muhammad Azam Shah.

Located at 23.719, 90.3881 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Dhaka, Palaces in Bangladesh, Royal residences in Bangladesh

Dhaka Chamber of Commerce & Industry (DCCI)

Dhaka Chamber of Commerce & Industry (DCCI), established in 1958, is a large organization for businessmen in Bangladesh according to the Companies Act 1913 (amended in 1994). DCCI has 14800+ members whose are contributing rapidly in business field of Bangladesh. DCCI has mutual trade relation with lots of countries of the world. DCCI also got many awards & recognition for its activities from different organizations.

Located at 23.7281, 90.4196 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Organisations based in Bangladesh, Economy of Bangladesh, Non-profit organisations based in Bangladesh

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Dhaka.

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