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Bayazid Bostami Rd, Chittagong City, Bangladesh
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Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Renovation is highly needed. Hundred years old turtles are very common to find. People of different places and ages come to visit and give food to the turtle not caring if those are going to eat or not. Resulting a very dirty surrounding. Holy place...More

Thank Rabeya B
Reviewed April 8, 2018

They have few big tortoise. people fed them regular foods. lots of shops are there to buy related stuffs.

Thank Parmita2112
Reviewed April 3, 2018

Bayazid Bostami was an preacher of Islam. He is a historical figure in our sub continent. He was famous for his motherhood. From our childhood we read the story about his love for his mother in our text book. Thats why I visited his shrine....More

Thank fariduzzamanr
Reviewed August 21, 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 June 17, 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 October 14, 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 August 1, 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 September 20, 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 July 25, 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 April 16, 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
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