Bagerhat
in Bagerhat District of Khulna Division, Bangladesh

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
22.657 and 89.791 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 22° 39' 23" and E 89° 47' 28"
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: 02:09 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Dhaka
UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:38 am and 6:30 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: 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: 2019-08-18 07:22:14

Explore Bagerhat

Bagerhat in Bagerhat District (Khulna Division) with it's 266,388 inhabitants is a city in Bangladesh about 83 mi (or 133 km) south-west of Dhaka, the country's capital.

Local time in Bagerhat is now 02:09 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Dhaka with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Bagerhat, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Bangladesh is Barisal Airport in a distance of 34 mi (or 55 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Bangladesh is Historic Mosque City of Bagerhat in a distance of 1 mi (or 1 km), North-East.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Khulna, Barisal, Magura, Dhaka and Kolkata. 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: 30°C / 86 °F

Morning Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Chance of rainfall 16%
Air Humidity 78%
Air Pressure 1004.4 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 47% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Monday, 19th of August 2019

30°C (87 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.

Tuesday, 20th of August 2019

32°C (89 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Wednesday, 21st of August 2019

32°C (89 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

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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.

Ganges Delta

The Ganges Delta (also known as the Ganges–Brahmaputra Delta, the Sunderbans Delta, or the Bengalla Delta) is a river delta in the South Asia region of Bengal, consisting of Bangladesh and the state of West Bengal, India. It is the world's largest delta, and empties into the Bay of Bengal. It is also one of the most fertile regions in the world, thus earning the nickname The Green Delta. The delta stretches from the Hooghly River on the west to the Meghna River on the east.

Located at 22.7, 89.6667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
River deltas, Landforms of India, Landforms of Bangladesh, Ganges

Mosque City of Bagerhat

The Mosque City of Bagerhat is a formerly lost city, located in the suburbs of Bagerhat city in Bagerhat District, in the Khulna Division of southwest of Bangladesh. Bagerhat is about 15 miles south east of Khulna and 200 miles southwest of Dhaka. Originally known as Khalifatabad and nicknamed the "mint town of the Bengal Sultanate", the city was founded in the 15th century by the warrior saint Turkish general Ulugh Khan Jahan.

Located at 22.6568, 89.7964 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
History of Bangladesh, World Heritage Sites in Bangladesh, Archaeological sites in Bangladesh, Populated places established in the 15th century

Sixty Dome Mosque

The Sixty Dome Mosque (Bengali: ষাট গম্বুজ মসজিদ Shaṭ Gombuj Moshjid) (more commonly known as Shait Gambuj Mosque or Saith Gunbad Masjid) is a mosque in Bangladesh, the largest in that country from the Sultanate period. It has been described as "the most impressive Muslim monuments in the whole of the Indian subcontinent.

Located at 22.6522, 89.7847 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mosques in Bangladesh

Khan Jahan Ali's Tank

Khan Jahan Ali's Tank is a lake-like tank in front of Khan Jahan Ali's tomb Complex in Bagerhat District, Bangladesh. The tank has several crocodiles in it. The species of those are marsh crocodile. People believe that if they appease the hunger of these crocodiles with chicken or goats, they would have the desire of their heart fulfilled. Whenever anybody makes such an offering, the caretaker of the tomb complex, or mazar, calls out the crocodiles, shouting 'Kalapahar, Dhalapahar, come!'.

Located at 22.6583, 89.7584 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bagerhat District

Bagerhat Sadar Upazila

Bagerhat Sadar is an Upazila of Bagerhat District in the Division of Khulna, Bangladesh. Bagerhat Sadar (Town) The municipality was established in 1958. It consists of 9 wards and 31 mahallas. http://www. banglapedia. org/httpdocs/HT/B_0033. HTM

Located at 22.6625, 89.7917 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Upazilas of Bagerhat District

Chitalmari Upazila

Chitalmari is an upazila of Bagerhat District in the Khulna Division, Bangladesh.

Located at 22.7807, 89.8739 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Upazilas of Bagerhat District

Fakirhat Upazila

Fakirhat is an Upazila of Bagerhat District in the Division of Khulna, Bangladesh. It is famous for "Sixty Dome Mosque" (ষাট গম্বুজ মসজিদ) of medieval age and the Khan Jahan Ali mazar.

Located at 22.7806, 89.7083 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Upazilas of Bagerhat District

Kachua Upazila, Bagerhat

Kachua is an Upazila of Bagerhat District in the Division of Khulna, Bangladesh.

Located at 22.65, 89.8833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Upazilas of Bagerhat District

Rampal Upazila

Rampal is an Upazila of Bagerhat District in the Division of Khulna, Bangladesh.

Located at 22.5667, 89.6639 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Upazilas of Bagerhat District

Bagerhat Government High School

Bagerhat High School is a government high school located in the heart of Bagerhat town in Bangladesh. It was established as Nurul Amin School in 1947 by getting help from the British Government. After dividing countries, in 1967, this school became a government high school. It is considered one of the best school with national standard teaching staff of the Jessore District in the Khulna Division.

Located at 22.661, 89.7939 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
High schools in Bangladesh, 1947 establishments in Pakistan

Nine Dome Mosque

The Nine Dome Mosque is a historic mosque in Bagerhat, Bangladesh. It was built in the fifteenth century by a Mughal general on orders from Babur himself and supervised later on by Humayun.

Located at 22.6585, 89.7554 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mosques in Bangladesh


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Bāgerhāt, Bagerhat Town, Bāgherhāt, Bagerhat, Багерхат