Rangpur Tourist Spots are Tajhat Palace, Payrabanda Royal Palace, and many others. The name Rangpur has come from RangoPur. It is the division Rangpur.

Rangpur Tourist Spots Tajhat Jamidar Bari

Tajhat Jamidar Bari Rangpur

Rangpur District Information

Rangpur is a district under Rangpur Division in Northern Bangladesh. The division has 8 Districts. They are Rangpur, Dinajpur, Kurigram, Gaibandha, Nilphamari, Panchagarh, Thakurgaon, Lalmonirhat. This division became Bangladesh’s seventh division on January 25, 2010.Commander Raja Man Singh conquered this area in 1575 until 1686, nd it was fully integrated into the Mughal Empire. Postal code is 5400. Government official Website is www.rangpur.gov.bd.

Upazilas

The district has 3 municipalities, namely, Rangpur Sadar, Badarganj, and Haragach, and eight Upazilas. They are Badarganj, Mithapukur, Gangachara, Kaunia, Rangpur Sadar, Pirgachha, Pirganj, and Taraganj.

Border

It is bounded by Nilphamari and Lalmonirhat districts on the north, Ggaibandha district on the south, Kurigram district on the east and Dinajpur district on the west.

Rivers

Main rivers are Tista, Jamuneshwari, Ghaghat, Karatoya, Chikali, Akhira.

Weather / Climate and Temperature

Highest average temperature:   June 30.2°c Celsius
Lowest Average temperature:   January, 10.1°c Celsius.
The average amount of rainfall is  2931 mm.

Rangpur Tourist Spots and Attractions 

  • Rangpur Sadar
  • Karmaikel College College Building
  • Kajitari Mosque in Mahiganj
  • Maulana Keramat Ali Jainpuri Mazar
  • Tomb of Shah Jalal Bokheri at Mahiganj,
  • Tajhat Royal Palace at Rangpur Museum,
  • Home stead of roquiah sakhawat hossain at Pairabandh,
  • Zila Parishad Building,
  • Sree Sree Karunamayee Kali Mandir
  • Public Library
  • Monument on the Martyr of 71
  • Dimlaraj Kali Mandir
  • Bishawar Shiva Mandir
  • Gosaibari Nandi Mandir
  • Pareshnath Mandir at Mahiganj
  • Tepa Zamindar Bari
  • Khasbagh archaeological relics
  • Dewanbari main gate
  • Manthana Zamindar Bari
  • Rangpur Town Hall
  • Gosaibari Nandi Mandir
  • Pareshnath Mandir at Mahiganj
  • Tepa Zamindar Bari
  • Khasbagh archaeological relics
  • Dewanbari main gate
  • Manthana Zamindar Bari
  • Zoo
  • Rangpur Town Hall
  • Chiiklir Bil
  • মদার পুকুর দীঘি – হরিদেবপুর ইউনিয়নের
  • প্রাচীন বট গাছ – চন্দনপাট
  • Mithapukur Upazila
  • House of Begum Rokeya (Pairaband)
  • Turka Mosque at Latifpur union (Mughal period)
  • three domed Jami Mosque at village Mithapukur
  • mazar and mosque of Gazi Pir at Bairagiganj
  • three domed mosque at village Bhangni
  • house of Raja Bhavachandra and Bagdevi Mandir (extinct) at Dhap Udaypur
  • Benuban Buddhist Vihara
  • Ancient mandir of Aladipur
  • Zamindar Bari at Phulchawki
  • Baldipukur Mission and Church
  • Mithapukur (pond, excavated during the Mughal period)
  • Badarganj Upazila
  • Nine-domed Mosque at Lal Dighir Par of Radhanagar union (Mughal period)
  • Tomb of Kutub Shah at Kutubpur union
  • Bakhtyar Danga
  • Bhim Garh at Mansinghapur
  • Madai Khamar
  • Zamindar Bari at Dilalpur
  • Baroari Kali Mandir (BS. 1305)
  • Sree Sree Praneswari Kali Mandir (BS. 1310)
  • Gopinathpur Ashram and Mandir (BS. 1335)
  • Ruins of Jalubar Mandir
  • Ghatabeel Mandir
  • Burir Mandap
  • Shiva Mandir at Sekher Hat
  • Pirgachha Upazila
  • Manthana Zamidar Bari,
  • Shibchandra Roy Royal Palace and Shiva Mandir at Itakumari
  • Pirgacha Debi Chowdhurani Royal Palace
  • Secret Fort at Chandipur
  • Tri-vigraha Mandir at Manthana
  • Bhabtarini Ma Kali Mandir,
  • Shiva Mandir at Pirgachha,
  • Chhota Taraf Durga Mandir
  • Pirganj Upazila
  • Remnants of the palace of Raja Nilambar at Patgram
  • Tomb of Shah Ismail Ghazi
  • Seven forts at Satgara
  • Poet Hayat Mahmud House (medieval period) at village Jhar Bishla
  • Khalashpur Hat Jami Mosque
  • Three domed Mosque at Dariapur
  • Hatibanda Mosque
  • Zamindar Bari and Mandir at Roypur
  • Khalisha Church
  • Kaunia Upazila
  • Ananda Moth
  • Historic White Mosque
  • Bhayarhat Shiva Mandir
  • Zamindar Bari of Tepa
  • Ancient temple at Tepa Madhupur
  • Burir Dighi,
  • Railway Bridge over the Tista
  • Teesta Barrege
  • Gangachara Upazila
  • Coleconda Mosque
  • Mandail Mosque at Barabil,
  • Mosque at Mahipur Zamindar Bari
  • Sharif Pir Saheb Mazar at Pakuria
  • Hari Mandir at Chandanhat
  • Thakurdaha Mandir
  • Taraganj Upazila
  • Four domed Taraganj Mosque (Mughal period),
  • Tthree domed Ghanirampur Mosque (Mughal period)
  • Menanagar Bara Jami Mosque,
  • Three domed Sayar Kuthipara Mosque (1358)
  • Three domed Sayar Kazipara Mosque
  • Akhra of Biswamvar Sadhu
  • Shyamganj Kachari (revenue office)
  • Zamindarbari and Debottar Kali Mandir
  • Iskon Mandir
  • Baman Dighi on Dhaka-Dinajpur road

Districts under Rangpur Division

How To Go

Car, bus, and train are primary transportation to reach. One can get direct gate lock AC bus services. Main bus stops are at Saidabad and Shamoli from Dhaka. The train station is in Dhaka Kamlapur. The local bus terminal is known as Dhaka Counter.

Accommodations

Hotels are available in Rangpur Sadar, Rail station, and near the bus terminal.

  • Parjoton Motel
  • Hotel North View
  • Hotel Kapashia

Post Code Numbers:

  • Badarganj- 5430
  • Shyampur- 5431
  • Gangachara- 5410
  • Kaunia- 5440
  • Haragachh- 5441
  • Mithapukur- 5460
  •  Pirgachha- 5450
  • Sadar- 5400
  • Rangpur Upa-Shahar- 5401
  • Alamnagar- 5402
  • Mahiganj- 5403
  • Cadet College- 5404
  • Carmiecal College- 5405
  • Taraganj- 5420

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