4 Days History tour itinerary for Bogra, Dhaka & Naogaon: Sightsee At The Ancient Site Of Mahasthangarh & Others
Bogra, Dhaka, Naogaon
Visit prominent city landmarks such as the archaeological site of Mahasthangarh and the heritage site of Somapura Mahavihara (monastery for Buddhist renunciates) during this tour. Other attractions include the Ahsan Manzil, Dhaka University etc.
Arrive at Dhaka and exchange greetings with your local guide. If time permits, explore Dhaka city with stops at prominent attractions like Ahsan Manzil, Parliament Building, Dhaka University etc.
Transfer to hotel for an overnight stay in Dhaka.
Dhaka - Bogra
Begin the early morning at 7.30 am for Bogra from Dhaka city. The total distance is around 206 km (approx.) On the way, we can have our breakfast.
After arrival at Bogra, visit the urban archaeological site of Mahasthangarh (closed on Sunday's).
Return to Bogra for an overnight stay in the hotel.
bogra - Dhaka
After breakfast, go to Paharpur to see the famed Somapura Mahavihara (Buddhist viharas).
After sightseeing, we will return back to Dhaka city for overnight stay.
Transfer to airport or bus station for further travels or journey.
3 Star Hotel stay twin sharing basis with complimentary breakfast.
AC Transportation with the transfer.
All city sightseeing tour.
Local English speaking (Bangladeshi) guide.
Any entry tickets.
Any laundry items.
Any phone bill.
Mahasthangarh is one of the oldest ancient cities of Bangladesh, dating back to 3rd century BC (found in limestone slab with lines written in Prakrit Brahmi script). It's current name – Mahasthangarh – comes from the medieval times which means a place of sanctity (Mahasthan) in Sanskrit. Mahasthangarh is also the former capital of Pundravardhana – the state of Pundra people. Initially, Hinduism was the main religion here but it is assumed that Buddhism came here already before the 3rd century BC.
Somapura Mahavihara: This is a heritage site and was the largest monastery in ancient India. This monastery was built in the 8th century AD (approx) and was one of the most important teaching centers in ancient India. A pyramid-shaped stupa can be seen at the center of building along with various terracotta sculptures.
Bogra, Dhaka, Naogaon
Other Tours by this guide
See Buddhist temples, Archaeological sites, and the capital city. Move through major Bangladeshi cities, begin from the ...