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A nice place to visit in the heart of Dhaka. A huge lake with three bridges and many food courts... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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good place to spend an evening

located in the heart of the city between Gulshan and Moghbazar. nice water promenade and walkways... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2018
Jalal I
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Reviewed 6 days ago

egend has it that the elephants of Dhaka's Pilkhana used to take baths in these wetlands – hence the name Hatirjheel. Architect Iqbal Habib, who heads the consultant firm of the Hatirjheel-Begunbari development project, said that the Bhawal Raja used to keep his tamed elephants...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A nice place to visit in the heart of Dhaka. A huge lake with three bridges and many food courts. Water shows are performed on special occasions and weekends. Good for photography at night.

Thank Sunshine830684
Reviewed 1 week ago

Besided Rampura, this place is situated . This a very lovely place to visit and hangout with friends and family

Thank Mahabub S
Reviewed 15 September 2018

located in the heart of the city between Gulshan and Moghbazar. nice water promenade and walkways. has water taxi places, small gardens and food places. water is not very clean still a good place for the locals to spend some time in nature away from...More

Thank Jalal I
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

It's really nice to see such a beautiful place in our Dhaka City. Specially their boat service in really appreciated. This Eid vacation our family of four with friends family went their n enjoy boat riding n scenario. We all know our Dhaka City have...More

Thank amirhamjar
Reviewed 28 August 2018

its a good place to be when you have sometime to pass. Very crowded on weekends. One can enjoy a boat ride here

Thank Raffee E
Reviewed 11 August 2018

About 10 years the government moved protect the central Dhaka wetlands from encroachments both as a way to preserve city from floods and protecting the environment. It has done so by creating embankments, recreation areas and green zones creating an oasis within the concrete that...More

Thank QforFood
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Although a big crowded, still one will like to spend sometimes in the area. Fresh air and walking a while will e refreshed

Thank Nova1234567
Reviewed 3 August 2018

A large lake with a walk around the facility. Mostly local young families and youngsters go. Crowded place. The view is spoiled by the huge electricity transmission town in the middle of the lake. It appears that the fun boat ride does not adequately comply...More

Thank JThomas994
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Once a large water body now turned into a beautiful place in the middle of crowded Dhaka city. During the weekend it is full of people.

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30 August 2015|
Response from ShoaibJU | Reviewed this property |
My answer: I take this path normally in the morning (before 8 am) or in evening (after 8pm) for two reasons: 1. To stop for while to breath a fresh air. 2. To avoid traffic. I am living too far from Hatir Jeel, in that... More