About Sylhet, Bangladesh
Sylhet is an important city which lies on the banks of Surma River in the north-east of Bangladesh. The town is connected to the Port of Chittagong and Bangladesh Railway. Its inhabitants mainly speak the sylheti dialect and are muslims who follow Sufi ideals hence the town serves as home Sufi shrines, Shah Paran and Shah Jalal mausoleum. Sylhet is a major producer of natural gas, fertilizer and tea in the country. It is served by the Osmani International Airport.
Sylhet tourist attractions
The scenic city of Sylhet is one of the most visited tourist destinations in Bangladesh. It is made up tropical hills, river valleys, rain forests and tea estates. Visit the large shopping malls, textiles and handicrafts stores, you will find several sarees in the stores. Some of Sylhet historical places include: Jaintapur which is famous for its megalithic archaeological ruins, the Museum of Raja and Temple of Sri Chaittayana Dev. Other interesting attractions are Lake Khal, a tourist delight where the colour of the water changes at different points and the old Malinicherra Tea Garden.
Hotels in Sylhet City
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