Museums / Culture, Nature and Wildlife, Youth and Family
Kid Friendly: Yes.
To explore the National monument you have to walk around.
Maximum travelers: 8
Bengali (fluent), English (advanced), Hindi (basic)
National Monument & The Pottery Shops- Half Day
National monument at Savar here you will enjoy a short outing from the busy city of the capital. It would be a pleasant visiting Jahangir Nagar University famous for the natural beauty of the area. In addition you will enjoy the migratory birds in the lake in dry season (NOV-MAR).
Proceed to Dhamrai known as brass artisan village and experience with intricate brass works. This artistic brass works have been inherited by the particular section of people since the historical Pala dynasty of 7th century AD. This region was famous & practicing Hindu cultural activities since the "Maha Bharat" epic period. Here you will see the "Hindu Rath" which is similar to Roman Chaeiot. Also visit some locals making pottery are still survived denying the modern world. The metalworkers and the family members of the pottery villages are creating their products manually by implementing their knowledge & skills according to their culture & tradition.
You can start in the morning for a day long trip out of Dhaka city.
Will visit pottery & brass village at Dhamrai to explore the famous brass items, mainly showpieces. Some families are holding this business for 200 years & have workshops in this area. This 5000 year old tradition survives in 30 villages around Dhamrai and can be traced back to the Pala Dynasty (800-1100 AD), on that period early Buddhist and Hindu settlements once flourished. This aspect of history is explicitly reflected in each of the metal crafts produced in Dhamrai. Visit pottery village in the same area.
On the way visit Jahangir Nagar University famous for its natural beauty. You must appraceat the pottery arts & the local handicrafts at Nabinagar. Will visit the wide complex of the national monument which is nicely decorated with gardens & the lake.
Will drop you at your place in Dhaka.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Hotel Lobby/Airport
End location: Hotel Lobby/Airport
Duration: 5 hours 30 min.
You can start any suitable time in the morning or afternoon.
Air Conditioned Car/Van/Minibus as per group size.