Melbourne (MEL) to Dhaka (DAC)
The vibrant and densely populated capital city of Bangladesh, Dhaka is home to a wide array of luxury hotels, enormous shopping centres, international restaurants and local eateries, plus a wealth of things to do and see. Whether you are planning to visit for business or pleasure, book your Dhaka flights with Cathay Dragon for premium inflight amenities and top-notch service.
Tourist attractions in Dhaka
Get your bearings by starting with a boat cruise along the Sadarghat River. Soak up the atmosphere of Old Dhaka, then visit revered religion sites including the 17th century Chawk Mosque, the enormous national mosque of Baitul Mukarram, Saat Masjid with its seven domes, the Holy Rosary Church, and Dhakeshwari Temple. Lovers of culture and history should explore the Mausoleum of National Leaders, Lalbagh Fort, the Pink Palace of Ahsan Manzil, and the National Poet's Graveyard. For family-friend fun, take the kids to Dhaka Zoo, stop by Bangabhaban, the President’s official residence, and pause for some relaxation at one of many lush parks.
Getting around Dhaka
Walking is the quickest way to cover shorter distances and avoid heavy traffic. Otherwise you can make use of public buses, bicycles, water buses, taxis, and cycle and auto rickshaws.
Book your flights to Dhaka with Cathay Dragon, Asia’s premium regional airline, and arrive ready to explore.