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Bayazid Bostami Rd, Chittagong City, Bangladesh
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Its a great historical as well as important religious place. Within the city limits, but can be crowded at times. Female travellers are recommended to visit with a head scarf. There are some rare turtles in the pond situated in front of the shrine.

Thank Arif K
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Known as Bayazid Bostami Mazar is a great historical place in Chittagong, Bangladesh. Bayazid Bostami was a great saint. Many people visit this saint’s mazar everyday, pray for their own, and put something in with the hope for better returns. Some beautiful rare turtles are...More

1  Thank asalma22017
Reviewed 14 October 2016

A mosque and big pool in front of mosque. The pool full of large turtles and visitors are feeding them foods. And a tomb besides the mosque. Mazar believers believe that, Baizid Bostami came here and give permission to his followers to make iconic tomb(nobody...More

1  Thank mahbub4client
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Another great historical place- where a great saint visited from Baghdad, Iraq​. There are some exceptionally rare turtles in the pond in front of the shrine- which are not anywhere in the world. There is a hearsay that those are some sorts of Ginnie turned...More

Thank shakeosm
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Not a lot to see, just some oversized turtles together with small different sizes, in the pond at the shrine campus..! Please feed them with ripen bananas and breads with hopes that those deeds would pay them back in this and after lives. Many people...More

1  Thank Imrul
Reviewed 26 July 2015

There are lots of things to see. Tortoise are really big and beautiful. I been there when i was child. its a holy place for Muslim umma. Bayazid Bostami was a great saint .

Thank Juliasmirza
Reviewed 16 April 2015

The Bayazid Bostami Shrine is more popularly referred as the Turtle Shrine where you get to see huge breed of turtles and you can feed them if you want. The legend says that the turtles will not eat from your hands if you do not...More

1  Thank Anik_Rahman
Reviewed 31 March 2015

A rather interesting place. Named in honor of an Islamic saint, the Shrine of Hazrat Bayazid Bostami is located on the stop of a gently sloping hill at Nasirabad. A tank located in the stretch of ground in front of the tomb is home to...More

1  Thank TC0241
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