ROCKET STEAMERTravel through the rivers just like they did during the British colonial period, watching the beautiful green countryside of Bangladesh slowly pass by, also visit many important towns along the river to get a true feeling for the country.
(3 DAYS , 2 NIGHTS)
(3 DAYS , 2 NIGHTS)
Arrival at Dhaka international airport & meet our representative, transfer to hotel for check-in, depending on time go for sightseeing including Parliament building (outside) Dhakeswari Temple etc., dinner in a local restaurant and overnight at Dhaka.
Full day sightseeing in the old Dhaka including visiting the famous Hindu Street Shakaria Bazar, Star Mosque , Armanian church, boat trip in Sadarghat water front, pink palace ,University of Dhaka, etc. afternoon transfer to the Paddale steamer . Board on the paddle boat and overnight cruising to Moralgongj . dinner and overnight on boat.
You will spend the whole day on the boat enjoying the riverine beauty and the countryside along the river ways. The Steamer will have port of call to all important towns on its route. In the late afternoon (around 16:00hrs) it will be arriving at Morelgonj. Disembark and drive to Khulna (2 hours drive), Check-in to hotel Castle Salam for overnight.
After an early breakfast, drive to Bagerhat (60km/1hr), to explore the Shat Gambud Mosque, the World Heritage Site, Tomb of Khan Jahan and adjacent areas including some other mosques. back to Khulna in the afternoon. overnight Khulna.
Take the morning train or flight back to Dhaka. free time in Dhaka .afternoon drive back to airport and End our services .
Rocket steamer may be the most highlight of you Bangladesh Trip. This 100 years old lazy paddle steamer goes till Morelgonj. From Dhaka every day (except Friday) Paddle steamer cursing to Morelgonj via crossing many rivers. This is the best way to see Rivers of Bangladesh.
For more information please go to the BIWTA website ( Bangladesh Water Transfer Authority Board ) http://www.biwta.gov.bd/website/