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Lalbag Fort

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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 yesterday via mobile

Great place to visit..Visited with my family and we are surprised to saw all the new decoration and other new facilities.

Thank Shifta H
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is in my opinion the best attraction to see in Dhaka, the one you shouldn't miss. The fort spans over a big area with a tomb, a hamam (Turkish bath, which is now a museum), a mosques among some other things in the area....More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lalbag Fort, located in the old city of Dhaka and stands before Buriganga River. It's a historical heritage of Bangladesh. This monument was constructed by Mughal Subahdar Muhammad Azam Shah who was son of Emperor Aurangzeb and later emperor himself in 17th century. I loved...More

Thank Talukder A
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent piece of Mogul history. Well kept gardens and a peaceful place. Getaway from the hustle and bustle of old Dhaka. Must visit this iconic museum dating back to the 15th century.

Thank liketravel2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lalbag Fort is located in old Dhaka area. It is a historical place in Bangladesh. It is situated at Lalbag, Dhaka. If you visit there it will be enjoyable for you.

Thank Cosmopolitan797013
Reviewed 1 week ago

it is a beautiful fort and mausoleum. The gardens are nice but could have been better taken care of. Located in the heart of Dhaka in Lalbagh. u can spend a few hours and relax in this crazy Old Dhaka. however, this place could have...More

Thank Jalal I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lalbag fort is identified as a must to visit in Dhaka but it’s quite a let down. There isn’t much things to see and is quite crowded In The afternoon. The ponds are not filled with water and let run dry so the aura of...More

Thank rushdihameed
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Mughal prince Muhammad Azam, third son of Aurangzeb started the work of the fort in 1678 during his vice-royalty in Bengal. He stayed in Bengal for 15 months. The fort remained incomplete when he was called away by his father Aurangzeb. Shaista Khan was...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent place to hang out with family. DHAKA usually heavy traffic city but this place is quite and calm WITHIN city area.

Thank MD ZAHED C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a historical place of old Dhaka city. Moghol Somrat build this fort for their living. It's only a big open space in the old city.

Thank Md M
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Ahmed S
January 23, 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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