Arts and Crafts Stalls

Arts and Crafts Stalls

Pottery is closely related to Bangali culture. Bangladeshi potters are famous for their fine art works and unique motifs. Nowadays, a lot of people prefer earthenware to decorate their interior in order to create a subtle ambiance. Road side shops occupy the huge pavements from high court to Shishu Academy where a number of stalls […]

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Chandrima Uddan

Chandrima Uddan

Chandrima Uddan is a park situated in the road beside the Jatiyo Sangshad Bhaban, in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The name literally means “Moonlight Park” in Bengali. The park is notable for being the place where the former Bangladeshi President, Ziaur Rahman was buried. It is connected to the road with a bridge which runs over the […]

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Anando Bakery

Anando Bakery

On Abul Hasnat road near Central Jail. It’s isn’t excatly a restaurant. But they have a variety of old town specialities like different kinds of bread including bakarkhani and different types of Parata, different types of cakes, shami Kebab and mutton leg roast etc. The quality is much better than the places in new Dhaka, […]

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Ahsan Manzil

Ahsan Manzil

Ahsan Manzil 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 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. To […]

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Hajir Biriani

Hajir Biriani

If you go to visit old Dhaka and looking for a place to have lunch where you can taste the food culture and heritage of the country, the first place you can go is the legendary Hajir Biryani. There is no advertisement, not even a sign board, but undoubtedly this is the best Biryani shop […]

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Northbrook Hall – Lalkuthi

Northbrook Hall – Lalkuthi

Northbrook Hall (also Lalkuthi; Red House because of its deep red color) was originally built as a town hall during the British period. It is situated at Farashgonj road in Old Dhaka, on the north bank of the Buriganga River, Bangladesh. In 1874 Indian Governor Thomas George Baring, Lord Northbrook, who was the Viceroy of […]

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Sri Sri Siddeshwar Vasudev Temple

Sri Sri Siddeshwar Vasudev Temple (Siddeshwar Vasudev Mandir) is a Hindu temple in Old Dhaka. The temple is an important pilgrimage destination for many Hindu traditions, particularly worshippers of Krishna and Vishnu. Location

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Nurani Cold Drink

Nurani Cold Drink

Old Dhaka’s food is not famous for its traditional foods only but also for its delicious Drinks. Many famous drinks of Mughal and Sultani period are still available in Old Dhaka. Nurani Cold Drink is most popular in old Dhaka. Labo pani and Lassi is very testy.       Location

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Delhi Sweetmeats

Delhi Sweetmeats

Dhakaiya Foods become famous all over the country. Huge amount of mouth watering delicious foods like Jilapi, Sondesh, Laddu etc. Delhi Sweets Meat shop is very popular for sweets items. When you go old Dhaka try to Delhi sweets of Sondesh, Laddu. Opening Hours: 6 AM – 11PM Location 53, Tipusultan Road, Dhaka- 1100

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