VISA POLICY OF BANGLADESH
Citizens of most countries require visa to travel to Bangladesh.
Citizens of a few countries can get visa on arrival: USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Russian Federation, China, Japan, Singapore, Malaysia, South Korea, UAE, Saudi Arabia (KSA), Qatar, Kuwait, Oman, Bahrain and the countries of Europe may issue visa on arrival after examining and being satisfied by the immigration authority at the Airports and Land Ports.
*Please kindly check with the Bangladesh High Commission/ visa office or your travel agent before travel to Bangladesh.
CURRENCY OF BANGLADESH
The currency name of Bangladesh is Taka.
In Bangladesh credit cards and debit cards are widely accepted. You will get automated transaction machines (ATMs) in most cities, shopping centers and road side. Consult your bank to find out whether your debit and credit cards will work in Bangladesh.
You will get many licensed currency exchange shop every where in the city. Do not trust stranger who offer good rate of exchange to you. This is illegal and you may become a victim of fraud.
MOBILE PHONE OPERATORS OF BANGLADESH
You will get 3G and 4G mobile network all over Bangladesh. There are few mobile phone operators such as Grameenphone, Robi, Bangla Link providing roaming services as well.
TIME ZONE IN BANGLADESH
MEDICAL FACILITIES IN BANGLADESH
Bangladesh has state of the art Medical facilities is all over the country. It is still advisable to carry a kit of the basic emergency medicines you might need. Some of the medicines you are use to in your county may not be available overseas.
FOOD AND BEVERAGE IN BANGLADESH
Bangladeshi food and beverage refers to the food and culinary traditions prevalent in the country. Seeing far in the past, the food emphasizes fish, vegetables and lentils served with rice. Because of differences in history and Bangladeshi geography, the cuisine is rich in regional variations. While having unique characters, Bangladeshi food is closely related to that of surrounding Bengali and North-East Indian, with rice and fish traditional favorites.
BEST TIME TO VISIT BANGLADESH
Bangladesh has a subtropical monsoon climate categorized by wide seasonal variations in rainfall, high temperatures and humidity. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Bangladesh, the hottest months are May, June, and then July. During your visit to Bangladesh you will also enjoy summer fruits like Mango, Lichis and Jack Fruits. Average temperature in summer is 31 to 36 degree. You will enjoy a cool rainy monsoon season from June to October; and a cool, dry winter from October to March. Average temperature in winter is 02 to 16 degree.