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Lalbag Fort

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 1:30 PM - 6:00 PM
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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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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In old part part of Dhaka there is a nice park with breathing space for local people and any visitor. In February flowers were blooming. Not too crowed in the afternoon (Tuesday) since shops / markets on mainstreet is closed to ease traffic in city....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 379henrikb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to see the history of Dhaka. One of the few places on Old Dhaka that we saw tour groups. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank BarbaraIM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really enjoyed this visit - was interesting to see the building and some great photo opportunities when shooting through the fort capturing the tiles, the lattice bars and the garden behind. Also worth going to stroll round the gardens.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Carmel M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

“Lalbagh Fort”, situated in the southwestern part of Dhaka, Bangladesh, is definitely a place for Travelers. Entry fees costs varies according to travelers from different regions such as in Bangladeshi Currency – Taka 20 for local tourists, Taka 100 for SAARC countries’ tourists and Taka...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank heishasib
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The entire fort was well decorated with beautifull flower garden in the middle of chaotic old dhaka. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AnnesLittleSteps
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Here you can see and stroll around while knowing about the history. The place is quite big and you can opt for some nice photos as well.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank tanhaislam
Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

Visited the fort as i did a private tour with a guide and a driver. You have to queue for the fort to open and locals pay 1/10 tenth of what tourists pay to see. Really nothing much to see and i found it very...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank BN151
Reviewed January 8, 2019 via mobile

It was really a nice mughal architecture in the middle of old dhaka. The garden in the fort is very beautiful. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sophieley
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

I mean it was not bad. Obviously foreigners have to pay 200taka. Grass is dry though some flowers are well maintained. Some garbage here and there and many many couples. Otherwise its a nice place for an hour or so if you have it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Oleg G
Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

It’s great place to get away from the madness of Dhaka. It’s very peaceful inside and all the locals are soo friendly and wanted to take photos of us

Date of experience: January 2019
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Ahmed S
January 23, 2018|
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Response from nehal3331 | 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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