Patuakhali Tourist Attractions and Destinations in Bangladesh

Patuakhali Tourist Attractions are Kuakata Sea Beach, Nurainpur Rajbari, Payra seaport and much more. The district is called The Daughter of Sea.

About Patuakhali

Patuakhali (পটুয়াখালী) is a district under Barisal division in the South-western part of Bangladesh. A land composed of alluvial soil of the Meghna basin and some small char areas. The top inner beauty of tourist attractions in Patuakhali is Kuakata sea beach. The district is bounded by Barisal on the north, the Bay of Bengal on the south, Bhola on the east and Barguna on the west. Kuakata, the second largest tourist center of the country.Tourist can watch both the sunrise and sunset from here. Natural disasters like cyclones, floods and tornadoes hit the district almost every year as it is the coastal area. Hot and attractive travel destinations for travelers are Buddhist Temple, Mog and Chakma tribal village for tourism. Patuakhali is in the southwest part of Bangladesh.

There are 8 Upazilas in this district. They are Bauphal, Galachipa, Dashmina, Kalapara, Mirzaganj, Patuakhali, Dumki and Rangabali Upazila.

Patuakhali Tourist Attractions

  • Patuakhali Sadar
  • Sreerampur Mian Bari Mosque (17th century)
  • Sadar Bara Mosque (18th’ century)
  • Sikdar Bari three domed Jami Mosque at Jhopkhali (18th century)
  • Lohalia Mian Bari Mosque (19th century)
  • Bighai Mian Bari Mosque (19th century),
    Rajeswar Roy Chowdhury Bhaban (19th century)
  • Bauphal Upazila
  • Kuthibari of Ghaseti Begum (Shaula, 1757)
  • Pakdal Mian-bari Mosque
  • Bauphal Central Kalibari Mandir (1875)
  • Asram (monastery) of Mahendra Pagla
  • Kachari (revenue office) of Rajendra Mahendra Babu
  • Kachari of Som at Daspara
  • Tomb of Syed Arefin at Kalisuri
  • Dargah of Tamir at Kalaiya, Mithapukur (Daspara)
  • Kanai Balai Dighi
  • Kamala Rani Dighi
  • Tomb of Sultan Fakir (Bauphal)
  • Dol Samudra Dighi
  • Black hole at Sikdarbari of Madanpura
  • Rajapur wall
  • Nurainpur Rajbari
  • Galachipa Upazila
  • Sutabaria Dayamayee Mandir (1208),
  • Single Domed Gurinda Mosque at Ratandi (18th century)
  • Agunmukha river Galachipa
  • Mirzaganj Upazila
    Single domed Shahi Mosque at Majidbaria,
    Radhagovinda Mandir (Kanthaltali).
  • Kalapara Upazila
  • Kuakata Sea Beach
  • Kuakata Buddhist Temple
  • Fatra mangrove forest
  • Others
  • Patuakhali University of Science and Technology – Dumki
  • Payra seaport

Place / Location / Area / Other important Notes

  • North = Barisal District
  • South =Bay of Bangle
  • East =Borguna District
  • West =Vola District
  • District -Patuakhali
  • Division -Barishal
  • Distance from Dhaka -153.1 Km. (Air)
  • Country-Bangladesh BD
  • Continent – Asia
  • Postal code


Main communication with Dhaka is by launch. Launches are available from Sadarghat terminal. Most of the launch leave the terminal at evening. Barisal is the nearest airport. The bus also has comfortable journey.


It is a small district town. Circuit house is the better place for night stay. There are many hotels near Puran Bazar, near launch Ghat.

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