Paltan
in Dhaka District of Dhaka Division, Bangladesh

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
23.736 and 90.414 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 23° 44' 10" and E 90° 24' 51"
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: 06:22 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Dhaka
UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:30 am and 5:12 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Bangladesh in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 2,7 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: 2019-12-12 07:22:55

Delve into Paltan

Paltan in Dhaka District (Dhaka Division) with it's 184,492 habitants is located in Bangladesh a little north of Dhaka, the country's capital town.

Current time in Paltan is now 06:22 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Dhaka with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Paltan, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Bangladesh is Dhaka / Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 12 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 84 mi (or 134 km), South-West. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dhaka, Agartala, Mymensingh, Magura and Barisal. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 78 °F

Morning Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Night Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 37%
Air Pressure 1015 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 10% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 13th of December 2019

26°C (79 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Saturday, 14th of December 2019

27°C (80 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Sunday, 15th of December 2019

27°C (81 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

PAN PACIFIC SONARGAON DHAKA

Address
5,1 mi
107 KAZI NUZRUL ISLAM AVENUE GPO BOX 3595
1215 Dhaka
Bangladesh

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 03:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Sarina Dhaka Five Star Business Boutique Hotel

Address
4,0 mi
Plot 27 Rd 17
1213 Dhaka
Bangladesh

Time Information

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


Radisson Blu Dhaka Water Garden

Address
4,8 mi
AIRPORT ROAD DHAKA CANTONMENT
1206 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
2,8 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 Way Dhaka

Address
4,2 mi
10/B/2, Road-54B, Gulshan-2 Dhaka
1212 Dhaka / Dacca
Bangladesh

Time Information

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


The Olives

Address
3,1 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


Six Seasons Hotel House 19 Road 96

Address
4,0 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


Golden Tulip The GrandMark-Dhaka

Address
3,7 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
3,7 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


Dhaka Regency

Address
1,9 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


Videos from this area

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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.

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,

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

Kamalapur railway station

Kamalapur Railway Station is the central railway station in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The station is the largest in the country and the most important terminal for transportation between Dhaka and the rest of Bangladesh. It is also one of the most modern and striking buildings in Dhaka designed by American architect Robert Boughey. The Kamalapur railway station is situated in the north-east side of Motijheel.

Located at 23.7315, 90.4259 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations in Dhaka District

Willes Little Flower School

Willes Little Flower School and College is one of the first English medium school in the heart of Dhaka, Bangladesh and was established in 1956 by Philanthropist Josephine Willes. Willes has a long national reputation for academic excellence. The proximity of University of Dhaka, the National Cultural community, and downtown Dhaka has created a socially diverse community with high academic expectations and a strong belief in quality education.

Located at 23.7383, 90.4075 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Schools in Bangladesh, Schools in Dhaka, 1956 establishments in Pakistan

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

Motijheel Thana

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

Located at 23.7333, 90.4181 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Thanas of Dhaka

Ramna Thana

Ramna is a thana (upazila) of Dhaka District in the Division of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Located at 23.7417, 90.4083 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Thanas of Dhaka

Shishu Park

Shishu Park (Bengali: ঢাকা শিশু পার্ক) is the only public sector children's amusement park in Shahbag, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Established in 1979 on 15-acre of land, it is the first children's amusement park in Bangladesh. Established as a profit making venture by Bangladesh Parjatan Corporation, the government-owned tourism promotion agency in Bangladesh, it is maintained by Dhaka City Corporation as its only entertainment park since 1983.

Located at 23.736, 90.3987 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks in Dhaka, Amusement parks

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

Motijheel Model High School and College

Motijheel Model High School and College (Bengali: মতিঝিল মডেল হাই স্কুল অ্যান্ড কলেজ) is one of the best schools of Bangladesh.

Located at 23.7328, 90.4239 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Educational institutions established in 1980, High schools in Bangladesh, Schools in 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 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Government agencies of 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


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Paltan, Dhaka, Bangladesh