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Dhaka travel guide

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You're Going to Love Dhaka

A heady blend of ancient and modern on almost every corner, friendly locals, and a wealth of historical monuments - there are lots of great reasons to plan your trip to Dhaka.

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When to Visit Dhaka

Bangladesh has a tropical monsoon climate and from June to September it is wet, hot and humid. The best time to visit is from October to March when it is still dry but much cooler.

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How to Get to Dhaka

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Where to Stay in Dhaka

Dhaka is a thriving business destination so you'll find lots of luxury hotels like the Radisson Blu Dhaka Water Garden and the Westin Dhaka. Mid-range hotels include Rigs Inn.

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Shopping Streets

Visit the Banga Bazar on Gulistan Road for incredibly cheap clothing and accessories. Shop at the Bashundhara City mall for well-known brands, or look for jewelry made with local pink pearls in Gulshan.

Groceries and Other

Stock up on food and other essentials at local supermarkets like Agora Super Shop. Expect to pay tk105 for a dozen eggs.

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Where to Eat in Dhaka

Popular restaurants include Lake Terrace for steaks, Mainland China for Chinese, and bbq Bangladesh for Korean food. Prices range from tk200 for a simple lunch to tk1,000 for a three-course meal for two.