Khulna Tourist Attractions and Spots in Bangladesh

Shib Bari More Khulna

Khulna Tourist Attractions are Sundarbans and mosque of Khan Jahan Ali.It is not only famous for Bangladesh citizen but also Indian Nationals.

About Khulna

Khulna is a district under Khulna Division of Bangladesh. It is the divisional city. In a word, it is the capital of South Bengal. It is the third biggest city and one of the mega cities of Bangladesh. Districts were formed in 1882. The district is located in the west-southern part of Bangladesh. Khulna is named after a goddess of the Hindu religion, Khulleshwari. It was also known as “Jalalabad.” Khulna was the first subdivision of joint Bengal at the time of East India Company Period. Pir Khan Jahan Ali came to preach Islam in this district about 400 years ago. In 1926 Mahatma Gandhi came to Khalishpur to motivate the Swadeshi Movement. There are many interesting tourist places in Khulna to visit. The area is famous for to cultivate big Shrimp fish which is known as white gold.

Districts in Khulna Division

Upazilas

Khulna District is divided into 9 upazilas and 5 thanas.

  • Terokhada
  • Batiaghata
  • Dacope
  • Dumuria
  • Dighalia
  • Koyra
  • Paikgachha
  • Phultala
  • Rupsa
  • Daulatput Thana
  • Khalishpur Thana
  • Khan Jahan Ali Thana
  • Khulna Kotwali Thana
  • Sonadanga Thana

Border and bounded By

  • Jessore and Narail District on north
  • The Bay of Bengal on the south
  • Bagerhat District on the east
  • Satkhira District on the west

Weather / Temperature

  • Highest average temperature: 35.5°c Celsius
  • Lowest average temperature: 12.5°c Celsius.
  • The average amount of rainfall: 1710 mm.
District Travel and Tourism Information for Travelers
Area4,394.45 Square Kilometers
Main RiverRupsa-Pasur, Bhairab, Shibsha, Dharla, Bhadra and Kobadak river.
Geo Position / Location22.35°N 89.30°E
DivisionKhulna Division
CountryBangladesh
Nearest AirportJessore
Postal Code9000
NWD Code041
ISD Code0088
CurrencyTaka (BDT)
BD Govt. Websitewww.khulna.gov.bd

Some main points in Sadar

  • Royal Moor
  • Shibbari Moor
  • Maylapota Moor
  • Shanti Dhaam Moor
  • Traffic More

Khulna Tourist Attractions and Spots

Here is the list of famous travel spots name of Khulna Tourist Attractions.

  • Batiaghata
  • খুলনা বিশ্ববিদ্যালয় খুলনা
  • গল্লামারী স্বাধীনতা স্মৃতিসৌধ
  • Dacope Upazila
  • The Sundarbans (located to the southern part of the Upazila),
  • Crocodile breeding center,
    Watch Tower
  • Dumuria Upazila
  • Chechuri Neel Kuthi
  • Chuknagar Neel Kuthi
  • Dakbangalow at Madhugram
  • Dighalia Upazila
  • Kali Mandir (Senhati Shiva Bari)
  • Basu Deva Mandir
  • Khan Jahan Ali Dighi at Panihati
  • Koyra Upazila
  • Buro Mosque (Amadi union, 15th century)
  • Parimala Statue (Chamunda)
  • Mali Bari Mosque
  • Dhali Bari Mosque
  • Madinabad Fakirbari Mosque
  • Mosque Al Hera
  • Barabari Puja Mandir (Uttar Bedkashi)
  • Banskhali Bahadur Bari Mandir (Bagali)
  • Haripur Kali Mandir (Uttar Bedkashi)
  • Mathbari Durga Mandir (Maharajpur)
  • Radha Govinda Mandir (Bagali)
  • Madinabad Mandir
  • Paikgachha Upazila
  • স্যার পি,সি, রায় এর বাড়ী
  • সরল খাঁ দীঘি
  • বারুণীর স্নান ঘাট
  • বাঘনাথ মোহন্তের সমাধী
  • কপিলেশ্বরী কালী মন্দির
  • পীর জাফর আউলিয়ার মাজার
  • রায় সাহেব বিনোদ বিহারী সাধুর আবাস স্থান
  • কপিলমুনি বেদ মন্দির
  • কপিলমুনি সহচরী বিদ্যামন্দিরহরিঢালী শীব মন্দির
  • Phultala Upazila
  • Khan Jahan Ali Mosque
  • Tomb and dighi of Buro Fakir
  • Rupsa Upazila
  • Khan Jahan Ali Bridge (Rupsa Bridge)
  • Rabindranath Tagore’s father in law’s house (Dakkhindihi, Phultala)
  • Khalishpur Thana
  • House of Mahim Das,
  • Khalishpur Sattya Asram
  • Khulna Kotwali Thana
  • ‘Kuthibari’ of Mr Charlie near the railway station
  • Khulna Nagar Bhaban,
  • Khulna shipyard
  • Khulna Stadium
  • Circuit House
  • District Jail
  • Forest Office,
  • Khulna Shilpakala Academy
  • Sonadanga Thana
  • Bangladesh Betar Khulna
  • Museum
  • Khulna Fire Service
  • Khulna Airport
  • Botanical Garden
  • Dakatia Bil (Fhultala-Dumuria)
  • Graveyard of Birshresta Ruhul Amin
  • Hardboard Mill
  • Hiron Poient
  • Jora-Ghet,
  • Khulna Hadis Park
  • Khalishpur Wonderland Shishu Park
  • Jahanabad Cantonment Zoo
  • Paper Mill
  • Prem-kanon
  • Sundarbans

Transportation and Communication

Bus and train are the main transportation for Khulna. Shohag Paribahan is a popular bus service for Khulna. The nearest airport is Jessore. Regent Airways and United Airways are the regular flights. There are 2 trains per day from Dhaka to Khulna. One day train (Chitra express) and one-night train (Sundarban Express). Trains leave from Dhaka Kamlapur Railway station.
Bus counter in City

  • Royal Moor
  • Shonadhanga Bus Stand
  • Kalishpur Nuton Rastha
  • Dowlatpur
  • Fullbari Gate
  • Fulltata
  • Hotel Royal International
  • Tiger Garden International Hotel
  • Ambassador Hotel
Related Links: Tourist Destinations in Bangladesh


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