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Buriganga Riverfront, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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“southern part” (15 reviews)
“river port” (15 reviews)
“busy river” (7 reviews)
Buriganga Riverfront, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's located on the bank of the river Buriganga.South Bengal bound water crafts (Steamer, launches and Rocket services) are operated from this river port.Mostly water crafts go to Chandpur,Barisal, Khulna, Patuakhali ,Bhola and other places of southern part of BD.Huge number of people are moving...More

Thank mmk07
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the river of the city of Dhaka. The Buriganga is economically very important to Dhaka. Launches and country boats provide connection to other parts of Bangladesh, a largely riverine country. When the Mughals made Dhaka their capital in 1610, the banks of the...More

Thank moinulmithu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sadarghat is the largest ferries terminal in Buriganga river, very crowded, dynamic and busy place where hundreds of ship (Lonch) arriving and leaving it everyday. River way is amazing, it's one form of recreation also. This is the station which will lead you to south...More

1  Thank Elyes-Benachour
Reviewed 17 August 2017

You're hit by the smells, the heat, the bustle, and the distinct lack of women here. This is Dhaka condensed and amplified, the very life of it packed into the narrow streets of Sadarghat. If you're a woman, bring a scarf, and be ready for...More

Thank rynnintransit
Reviewed 16 August 2017

If you want to get infected, I recommend you to go! worst place ever. It stinks, black water and worst off all it itches if the water touches your skin. practically dead river

Thank Mohammad M
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Sadarghat also can be called The Port of Dhaka. It is a major river port on the Buriganga River in Dhaka. Sadarghat is the only way to enter the capital city for the southern area of the country by waterway. It is a very busy...More

Thank Fariduzzaman R
Reviewed 5 August 2017

This is the most oldest place in dhaka. and the river itself is very dirty and populated by the people of dhaka. the good things you will see a lot of Boats. You can found some delicious street foods if you no worries about your...More

Thank peter m
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

This place is so much polluted.but so historical and enjoyable. Some destinations as ahsan manjil,lalbag fort near about this area are quite helpful to gather the knowledge of old dhaka.

Thank ethan-hazard
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Sadarghat is the local terminal for hooking the small boat, steamers and ships. Mostly the passengers, tourists and commuters uses this place for picking the boat, speed boat, steamers for traveling within the place or to go some other remote place or districts. Felt really...More

Thank rizvieee
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Crowded and dirty the first impression you will get when you are there. But then again it's really hard to get fresh air around Dhaka and this is one of the few placr where you can get it. You can rent a boat or get...More

Thank Dhr u
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Response from TC0241 | Reviewed this property |
There are lots of hotels to choose from, mainly in the 2-3 star range but which ever hotel you choose they should be able to provide assistance finding a local guide, you could possibly do it all yourself from the guide... More