Located in the southern region of Asia, the People’s Republic of Bangladesh lies along the Bay of Bengal and is known as the eight most populous country in the world. Bounded by Nepal, Bhutan, India, Myanmar, and China, Bangladesh is characterized by lush forested highlands, grand mountain ranges, and is dominated by the Bengal delta which is the largest delta in Earth. Notable for its numerous historic monuments, ancient structures, and colorful culture, explore more of the beauty and history of Bangladesh as you travel accompanied by your elite courtesan escort.
Baitul Mukarram National Mosque
Situated right at the heart of the capital city of Dhaka, the Baitul Mukarram National Mosque serves as the national mosque of Bangladesh and is renowned as one of the largest mosques in the world. With a capacity of at least 40,000 individuals, the complex was completed in 1968 and was designed by Abdulhesein Thariani. Featuring a mix of Islamic and Mughal style of architecture and design, the national mosque also includes a lush garden in a style borrowed heavily from Mughal gardens and representing Islamic Heaven.
Lawachara National Park
Located in the northeastern region of Bangladesh, the Lawachara National Park was established in 1996 and is situated in the Kamalganj Upazila, Maulvi Bazar District of the country. Covering roughly 1,250 hectares of deeply forested mountain ranges, the national park consists of 460 species, of which 167 species are plants, 4 amphibian species, 6 reptile species, 246 bird species, 20 mammal species, and 17 insect species.
Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1985, the historic Somapura Mahavihara in the Badalgachhi Upazila, Naogaon District, Bangladesh is known as one of the best-known Buddhist viharas in the Indian Subcontinent and is one of the most important archaeological sites in the country. Dating as far back as the 8th century, the complex consists of 177 cells and a traditional Buddhist stupa in the center.