Purākar
in Dhaka District of Dhaka Division, Bangladesh

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
23.863 and 90.413 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 23° 51' 48" and E 90° 24' 46"
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: 05:57 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Dhaka
UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:20 am and 6:48 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: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Bangladesh.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Bangladesh. Last Update: 2020-07-15 07:21:05

Delve into Purākar

Purākar in Dhaka District (Dhaka Division) is located in Bangladesh a little north of Dhaka, the country's capital town.

Current time in Purākar is now 05:57 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Dhaka with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Purākar, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Bangladesh is Dhaka / Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), South-West. 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 91 mi (or 147 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 Netrakona. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 90 °F

Morning Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Evening Temperature 31°C / 87 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Chance of rainfall 10%
Air Humidity 66%
Air Pressure 1002 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 86% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Thursday, 16th of July 2020

34°C (93 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 17th of July 2020

34°C (93 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Saturday, 18th of July 2020

34°C (93 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Sarina Dhaka Five Star Business Boutique Hotel

Address
4,9 mi
Plot 27 Rd 17
1213 Dhaka
Bangladesh

Time Information

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


PAN PACIFIC SONARGAON DHAKA

Address
3,7 mi
107 KAZI NUZRUL ISLAM AVENUE GPO BOX 3595
1215 Dhaka
Bangladesh

Time Information

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


Radisson Blu Dhaka Water Garden

Address
4,0 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


The Olives

Address
5,7 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


The Way Dhaka

Address
4,6 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


Golden Tulip The GrandMark-Dhaka

Address
5,2 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


Six Seasons Hotel House 19 Road 96

Address
4,8 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


Amari Dhaka

Address
5,0 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


The Westin Dhaka

Address
4,8 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


BEST WESTERN PLUS MAPLE LEAF

Address
0,8 mi
PLOT 1B ROAD 01 SECTOR 01
1230 Dhaka / Dacca
Bangladesh

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 02:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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A Journey at IIT, DU

Published: February 16, 2015
Length: 32:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Orbachin Ujbuk

This is a short film depicting a time span of a student at Institute of Information Technology, University of Dhaka. This is totally fictional & only for funny purposes. We used names of some...


22052011 A drive from Uttara, Jashimuddin to... Dhaka!

Published: June 05, 2011
Length: 06:01 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Hafiz Al Asad Talha

Viewer discretion advised, only for driving enthusiasts... Current driving conditions in Dhaka shot on 22 May 2011. Driving a Toyota Allion, the all-rounder car for a country like Bangladesh....


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Published: October 09, 2008
Length: 51:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nabillahkr

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Published: May 26, 2014
Length: 45:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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Published: May 08, 2013
Length: 54:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: RoboticsBangladesh

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Published: July 24, 2014
Length: 42:23 min
Rating: 0 of 5
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LETS CLEAN BANGALDESH 12 Sep 2009

Published: September 13, 2009
Length: 39:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: thecatalystorg

This video shows an episode of the "Let's Clean Bangladesh" program, re-launched by the Catalyst, and performed by volunteers students of The Dhaka Project School .


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Published: June 12, 2012
Length: 06:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ATV BD

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Published: October 03, 2014
Length: 40:48 min
Rating: 0 of 5
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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.

Shahjalal International Airport

Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport, formerly Zia International Airport and Dacca International Airport, is the largest airport in Bangladesh. It is located in the capital Dhaka and started operations in 1980, taking over as the country's sole international airport from Tejgaon Airport. It is the home base and hub of all Bangladeshi airlines, including Biman Bangladesh Airlines, GMG Airlines, Regent Airways, United Airways and NovoAir. The airport has an area of 1,981 acres .

Located at 23.8428, 90.4006 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Airports in Bangladesh, Airports established in 1941, Buildings and structures in Dhaka, Transport in Bangladesh

Tongi

Tongi is a township in Gazipur, Bangladesh,one of the near by town of Savar, with a population of 350,000 that hosts the Biswa Ijtema, features a BSCIC industrial area, which produces BDT 1500 crore of industrial products annually, and marks the northern border of Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, since 1786. Tongi Shahid Memorial School compound is mass burial site of the genocide in Liberation War of Bangladesh.

Located at 23.89, 90.4058 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Bangladesh

Airport railway station, Dhaka

Biman Bandar Railway Station is an important railway station in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh. It is situated opposite to Shahjalal International Airport. It is located on the Airport Road

Located at 23.8522, 90.4083 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Dhaka, Railway stations in Dhaka District, Airport railway stations in Bangladesh, Transport in Dhaka

Uttara Thana

Uttara Model Town or simply Uttara is a northern Thana and a suburb of Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh. The name derives from the Bengali word ut'tar meaning "north". It lies on the road to Gazipur, and adjoins Shahjalal International Airport. Uttara is primarily planned square grid residential suburb, geographically elevated from southern Dhaka saving it from floods, and is divided into several "sectors". It can be said that Uttara is far from the congestion and pollution of Dhaka.

Located at 23.8667, 90.4042 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Thanas of Dhaka, Dhaka

RAJUK Uttara Model College

RAJUK Uttara Model College(RUMC) is a co-educational Bangladeshi High school(Grade VI-XII) situated in Uttara, Dhaka about a Kilometre north from Shahjalal International Airport. It was established in 1994. Admissions are based on an entrance test and a viva-voce (oral examination). The school provides education to its students in Bengali and English medium under the national curriculum. Students are admitted into the institution in Sixth, Ninth and Eleventh grade.

Located at 23.8703, 90.4021 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Dhaka, Colleges in Bangladesh, High schools in Bangladesh, 1994 establishments in Bangladesh

Ashkona

Ashkona is a newly developed residential area in Dhaka close to Shahjalal International Airport. Previously, the area was a vast water land. After 2003 the area got new importance after the huge project of Givensee Real Estate, named 'Ashkona City Complex'.

Located at 23.854, 90.4155 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Neighbourhoods in Dhaka

PeoplesTel

Peoples Telecommunication & Information Services Ltd. (PeoplesTel) is a Bangladeshi fixed line operator. It is a private public switched telephone network operator, ISP and Hosted Call Centre Service Provider in Bangladesh.

Located at 23.8775, 90.4009 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Telecommunications companies of Bangladesh

Shaheed Monsur Ali Medical College

The Shaheed Monsur Ali Medical College is a Private medical college in Uttara Model Town, Uttara Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh.

Located at 23.8791, 90.3978 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
University of Dhaka, Education in Bangladesh, Schools in Bangladesh, 1994 establishments in Bangladesh

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Purākar.