Buddhist Culture Tour

Buddhist Culture Tour

5 Days 4 Nights

Day 01:  Arrival

Arrive Dhaka airport and be received by our representative and transfer to designated hotel. Freshen up and (if time permits) we will provide a half day city tour. Stay overnight at hotel.

 

Day 02: Dhaka –Comila –Dhaka (200 km, 3 hrs drive each way)

After breakfast drive to Comilla to visit the spectacular archaeological sites at Mainamoti. We will visit Salban Vihara the relics of old Buddhist Civilization. It is dotted with more than 50 Buddhist settlements of 7th -12th century AD. The rich archaeological museum is also worth visiting. The attraction includes: Buddhist Vihara (monastery), Kutia Mura, Itakhola Mura, Rupban Mura, etc. Drive back to Dhaka and overnight.

 

Day 03: Dhaka –Bogra (200 km, 5 hrs drive approx.)

After breakfast drive to Bogra. En-route you will enjoy the journey to cross through the worlds 11th longest Jamuna Bridge. Reach Bogra and transfer to hotel. After lunch visit the archeological sites of Mahastangarh and the Citadel. There are several mounds like Govinda vita temple and the holy serene of Muslin saint Mahishwer, Khudie Patar vita, Mankalir Kundur, Porshuram’s vedi, Jiyat Kundu, the rich archeological museum and the Gokul Medh (2 km far from the Citadel) will be very much entertaining . Stay overnight at hotel.

Day 04: Bogra –Paharpur (55 km, 1.5 hrs) –Dhaka (250 km, 7 hrs drive approx.)

After breakfast drive to Paharpur and visit the impressive Paharpur monasteries and the spectacular Buddhist monuments. The historically Paharpur Vihara is the treasured heritage of the world which has got the huge monastery with 177 monastic cells including with courtyard. A site museum houses with the rich collections of recovered objects, black stone sculptures, images of gods and goddess of Hindu epics. After lunch drive to Dhaka and transfer to hotel and stay overnight.

 

Day 05: Departure 

After breakfast free at your own and transfer to airport for onward destination.