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Lalbag Fort

60/4 abdul aziz line, Ajimpor, lalbag road, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
+880 2-9673018
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Lalbag Fort was the sight of the first battle for independence against the British in 1857.
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60/4 abdul aziz line, Ajimpor, lalbag road, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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+880 2-9673018
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"pari bibi"
in 26 reviews
"historical place"
in 64 reviews
"emperor aurangzeb"
in 11 reviews
"mughal architecture"
in 19 reviews
"three buildings"
in 9 reviews
"light and sound show"
in 9 reviews
"small museum"
in 22 reviews
"white marble"
in 6 reviews
"buriganga river"
in 26 reviews
"old city"
in 19 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 17 reviews
"crowded city"
in 7 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 7 reviews
"nice place"
in 21 reviews
"visit this place"
in 18 reviews
"open space"
in 8 reviews
"traffic jam"
in 7 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lalbag Fort is one of the main places to visit in Dhaka. Entrance fee is 200 takas for foreigners and the visit takea around 30 minutes. There are some gardens and a museum

Thank shadylau
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Dhaka’s bustling crowds of 20 million inhabitants, snarled traffic, boxy modern architecture where space is prioritized over beauty almost makes you that in the 16th and 17th centuries it was a thriving city of one million and capital of Eastern India before slumping into a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the historic place of Dhaka which still carries a lot of story of the ancient Dhaka. If you want to get lost in the past, this place will be amazing for you.

Thank Wasif H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's the most beautiful historical place of dhaka city. You can go with your friends and family & it's a sure you will not disappointed. Favourite place 👌👌👌

Thank Jahid H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A must stop for anyone visiting Dhaka. Gives you unique insight into the history and culture of the city and the past rulers.

Thank Hasan S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s very nice place to visit in Dhaka city Nice and quiet place Also nice historic location nice garden and everything.....

Thank Madan B
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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Nice City, except traffic jam experienced every time. Hotel atmosphere is good. We will visit again.

Thank Tapan kumar H
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Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

The place has a rich history and the myths and folklores surrounding the place is interesting. The management has vast scope to improve the maintenance process and services to tourist in the place.

Thank Tawsif94
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

As a world history teacher, I value visiting the remnants of the glorious past. Lalbag Fort gave me a picture of the glorious past of the kingdom which flourished near the Bariganga River. A tour of the idyllic Fort is a refreshing treat.

Thank Ernesto V
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

One of the most important historical monuments in Dhaka. An incomplete Mughal fort of 17th century. The Naeb Nazims used to live in this fort till 1765. Sepoys stationed in this fort took part in the first war of independence in 1857. Light and Sound...More

Thank Jalal61
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Ahmed S
23 January 2018|
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Response from Rubayed N | Reviewed this property |
If I know from where you want to go there I can answer you more precisely. My recommendation is taking the beribadh route.. This route is very polluted but it can take you there faster
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