Last Updated on February 22, 2022 by Saif
Sylhet is a spectacular area of Bangladesh, comprising a great number of attractions. The main tourist attraction in Sylhet is its natural beauty, thousands of people & tourists from all over Bangladesh & from around the globe go to Sylhet every year to visit them. Sylhet is known as the land of tea, because it has a large number of tea gardens. To see the magnificence of Jaintia Hills or the views of Jaflong, the rows of rocks at Bholaaganj, and the peaceful waters of Bichnakandi again, tourists return to these regions year after year. Sylhet’s natural stone and sand quality is the best in Bangladesh. The shrines of Shah Jalal (Rh) and Shah Poran (Rh) are located in the Sylhet district. In this article, we will share all the Sylhet Tourist spot information with details.
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List Of Sylhet Tourist Spot
There is a lot of tourist spots in Sylhet. Here below we share a complete list of tourist spots of Sylhet.
|SL No||Tourist Spot Sylhet|
|2||Bholaganj (Sada Pathor)|
|4||Ratargul Swamp Forest|
|5||Shah Jalal (Rh) Mazar Sharif|
|6||Noorjahan Tea Garden|
|7||Malnicherra Tea Garden|
|12||Lawachara National Park|
|13||Khadimnagar National Park|
|18||Zoo (Wildlife Sanctuary )|
|19||MAG Osmani Museum|
|20||Museum of Rajas|
|21||Dreamland Amusement & Water Park|
|22||Ali Amjad's Clock|
|23||Shah Poran (Rh) Majar Sharif|
|24||Nilkantha Tea Cabin (Seven Colour Tea)|
|25||Tamabil Land Custom Station|
One of Gowainghat Upazila’s most famous landmarks is Jaflong. It is located 62 km northeast of Sylhet city, on the Meghalaya border of India, and is known as one of the most scenic tourist spots in Bangladesh for its diverse mixture of hills and rivers. Jaflong is also famous for its stone.
2. Bholaganj (Sada Pathor)
Bholaganj is a major location in Sylhet. Bholaganj is the most important stone quarry in the country. The distance from Sylhet city to Bholaganj is 33 km.Bholaganj ropeway or ropeway with a length of about 11 km from here to Chhatak. Bholaganj combines a ropeway, stone carrier, river, and hill.
Bichanakandi is another popular tourist destination in Sylhet. It lies in the village of Rustampur union, Gowainghat Union, Sylhet District.The distance from Sylhet Town to Bichanakandi is 42 kilometers. The Bichanakandi tourist area is basically an enormous stone quarry where stone are obtained by people from the river.
4. Ratargul Swamp Forest
Ratargul Swamp Forest is the only freshwater wetland and wildlife habitat in Bangladesh at Gowainghat in Sylhet. The distance from Sylhet town to Ratargul Swamp Forest is 37 kilometers.This swamp forest is situated on the shore of the Goain River. During the wet season, the forest is underwater up to 20 to 30 feet. The rest of the year, the water level sits at about 10 feet.
5. Sahah Jalal (Rh) Majar Sharif
Majar Sharif (shrine) of Hazrat Shahjalal (R) is situated in Sylhet city. Hazrat Shahjalal (R) was a renowned saint in subcontinent. He was most renowned as a Islam preacher in the Sylhet region.Shrine Hazrat Shahjalal (R)/Majar Sharif (shrine) is very sacred for all, It’s not used to attract tourists.It is necessary to wear modest clothes to enter Major Sharif. Thus, if you plan to go inside this shrine you must wear modest dress.
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6. Noorjahan Tea Garden
Sylhet have so many flourishing tea gardens that are famous. Noorjaghan Tea Garden is a beautiful tea garden located in sreemangal Upazila of Sylhet. Sylhet city to Noorjaghan Tea Garden (sreemangal) is more than 82 kilometers.
7. Malnicherra Tea Garden
Malnicherra Tea Garden is a tea garden located in Sylhet, Bangladesh. It is the oldest and largest tea garden in the subcontinent. Malnicotharra is the principal tea garden in Bangladesh and the South Asian continent Developed in 1849 by Lord Hudson on a site of 1500 acres, Malnicherra tea garden was a short distance from Sylhet International Airport.
8. Pantumai Waterfall
In Meghalaya’s central footstep, a really special tourist spot is Pantumai, which is located on the border of India and Bangladesh.It is a community in southwest Jaflong Union of Gowainghat Upazila in Sylhet district. Meghalaya lies on the backside of the village, and its foothills are on the banks of the Piyahin River.Pantumai Waterfall is a good waterfall that is located near this town. The distance from Sylhet to Pantumai Waterfall is roughly fifty kilometers.
9. Madhabpur Lake
Madhabpur Lake is a reservoir located in the riverside village of Kamalganj Upazila of Moulvibazar district in Sylhet. It is located at Patrakhla in Madhabpur Tea Garden, owned by the National Tea Company (NTC), within 5 km of Kamalganj Upazila Sadar. It is located 40 km southwest of the center of the city of Moulvibazar and 10 km from Srimangal, one of the principal tourist attractions of Sylhet.
10. Madhabkunda Waterfall
Madhabkund Waterfalls is the largest waterfall in Bangladesh, located in Sylhet division’s Moulvibazar district. It falls from an altitude of about 162 feet and flows into Madhabchhara. Generally, water flows within the mainstream at all times, during the rainy season, another small stream is created adjacent to the mainstream, and during the rainy season, the two streams join into one, and water flows strongly.This huge water body has created an enormous pool.
Lalakhal is a major tourist attraction and significant place of Jaintapur upazila of Sylhet. The river Sari Goain flows beside the shore of Lalakhal. There are many bends in the river. The river has forested hills, tea gardens, and a wide variety of tree types. The distance from Sylhet to Lalakhal is around 47 kilometers.
12. Lawachara National Park
The Lawachar National Park is a well-known national park in Sylhet. It is among the six wildlife sanctuaries and 10 national parks in Bangladesh. The sanctuary is located in Kamalganj Upazila of Moulvibazar district, 1250 hectares of the homeland contain plenty of biodiversity. The government of Bangladesh included the forest on its list of national parks in 1997. The forest is famous for its endangered ape species. there are also variety of rare species of animals, insects, and plants.
13. Khadimnagar National Park
Khadimnagar National Park is located in Sylhet district of Bangladesh. The park was established on April 13, 2006, and it covers an area of 6.60 hectares (18 acres). Khadimnagar National Park has approximately 217 species and 63 species of animals. Khadimnagar National Park’s distance from Sylhet city is approximately 13 kilometers.
14. Tanguar Haor
Tanguar Haor is a haor located in Sunamganj, Sylhet.t. Covering about 100 sq km, the haor in Bangladesh is the 2nd largest freshwater wetland. In the city, the haor is also known as Nayakuri Kandar Chayakuri Beel. The variety of birds among the biodiversity of Tanguar Haor is one of the main attractions. In addition to the local bird species found in this area, it also hosts migratory birds from long distances, notably Siberia, during winter.
15. Hakaluki Haor
Hakaluki Haor is the biggest haor in Bangladesh. The largest freshwater wetland in Asia. Geographically, it’s located in the foothills of the Meghalaya Hills in India and the East Tripura Hills. The haor has 80-90 small, large, and medium-sized birds. In the winter, the entire area becomes a dense bird swarm.
16. Baikka Beel
Baikka Beel, a distance of 80 kilometers from Sylhet city is the name of a major wetland in East Hail Haor , a famous tea-town in Moulvibazar district.The Ministry of Lands of Bangladesh decided to retain the statute as a sanctuary for marine resources on 1 July 2003. Other fish, such as Ayr, Koi, Meni, Foli, and Pabda, are propagated here and spread to the great bodies of water. This bill is a nature reserve for both animals and various other animals. It is a beautiful and thriving wetland full of lotus flowers and water lilies. Also, an observation tower has been built for visitor to observe the wild inhabitants of the landscape and migratory birds that visit in winter.
17. Kean Bridge
The Kean Bridge over the Surma River runs through the city of Sylhet in Bangladesh. It’s recognized as one of the most beautiful and traditional places in Sylhet. The Kean Bridge is known as “the gateway to” Sylhet. The bridge is located at the center of Sylhet city.The bridge across the river Surma is located in the city of Sylhet, slightly less than a kilometer from the Sylhet railway station.
18. Zoo (Wildlife Sanctuary)
Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the major sanctuaries in Bangladesh. It is located in Moulvibazar district, in the northeast part of the country.
19. MAG Osmani Museum
The Osmani Museum was built in Sylhet, Bangladesh, at the banks of the Dhopa Dighi (April 12, 1971 – April 1982). The Osmani Museum is situated 12 km from Sylhet Osmani International Airport and 3 km from Sylhet Railway Station.
20. Museum of Rajas
The graceful palace of Hasan Raja’s successors, the Hasan Raja Museum, is now the well-known place. The museum is located in Zinabizar, the center of Sylhet City Corporation. It is located 10 km from Sylhet Osmani International Airport and 5 km from Sylhet Railway Station.Dewan Talibur Raja Trust is in charge of the museum. Dewan Talibur Raja Hasan is the grandson of Raja.
21. Dreamland Amusement & Water Park
The Dreamland Amusement & Water Park, the world’s first advanced theme park in Sylhet, is perfect for entertaining guests If you have the chance, you should consider exploring The Park of Dreams and Excitement. This is no doubt the perfect place for fun. There are numerous rides for the kids in all age groups. The park is about 15 km away from Sylhet city. It is located in Golapganj Upazila on Jakiganj Road.
22. Ali Amjad’s Clock
Ali Amjad’s Clock (also known as Ali Amjad’s Clock) is a 19th-century installation in Sylhet, Bangladesh, created as a clock and previously itself a house. It’s located beside the river Surma in Sylhet Sadar Upazila. Two feet long are the hands of the clock’s clock. Its diameter is two and a half feet..
23. Shah Poran (Rh) Majar Sharif
The shrine of Shah paran (RH) is a sacred location or spiritual shrine in the city of Sylhet. This is the tomb of Shah Paran, a companion of Shah Jalal, a preacher of Islamic law who migrated from the Middle East to Bangladesh in 1303 AD. It is located east of Sylhet city in the region around Khadim Nagar. The shrine of Shah Paran is about 6 km away from the shrine of Shah Jalal. This shrine, like Shah Jalal’s Dargah, this shrine also attracts many visitors as well.
24. Nilkantha Tea Cabin (Seven Colour Tea)
Seven-color tea is a popular hot beverage in Bangladesh. Tea lovers come here to enjoy the tea.There are several colors and tastes as colorful as a rainbow in 7-color tea. It is found at the Nilakantha Tea Cabin, a popular tea shop in Srimangal, Sylhet. Ramesh Ram Gaur is the creator of this seven-color tea.
25. Tamabil Land Custom Station
Tamabil Land Customs Station is one of the Customs Stations of Bangladesh. The distance from Sylhet city to Tamabil Land Customs Station is 53 kilometers.
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