Bishwa Ijtema Tour - 3 Days

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Trip Facts

  • 3 days
  • 4 persons
  • Hotel
  • Air-conditioned car / Rickshaw / Tuk-tuk
  • Religious Heritage
  • Moderate
  • Dhaka

Bishwa Ijtema, the second largest Muslim congregation in the world. More than Two Million Muslims from 150 countries join together in prayers on the final day of Bishwa Ijtema festival in Bangladesh. Biswa Ijtema means world congregation. It is one of the largest peaceful gatherings in the Muslim world after Hajj (pilgrimage to Mecca). The Ijtema is a prayer meeting spread over three days, during which attending devotees perform daily prayers while listening to Islamic scholars reciting and explaining verses from the holy Quran and Hadith.

The Ijtema is considered to be demonstrated of Muslim unity, harmony, mutual love and respect and an opportunity to reiterate their commitment to Islamic values, norms and ideology for all Muslim communities in the world. This festival held in two phases every year in January. The first phase is allowed for devotees from 32 designated Bangladeshi districts. The second phase allows the rest of the devotees from the remaining districts of the country. Foreign devotees are allowed in both segments.

  • Visit Second Largest Muslim Congregation
  • Enjoy the Overcrowding you Have Ever Seen
  • Enjoy the Culmination of Akheri Munajat
  • Enjoy religious cultural programs
  • This is the Heaven for Photo Shoot
  • Interact with devotees

Day 1
Day One (Visit Ijtema Festival Grounds)

Pick up from your Hotel. Drive to Ijtema Festival Grounds

Photoshoots at Ijtema Festival Grounds for a couple of hours and interacts with devotees and locals

Lunch in a local restaurant (taste authentic Bangladeshi traditional dishes)

Drive back to your hotel

Day 2
Day Two (Visit Ijtema Festival Grounds and Roam Around Their)

Pick up around 10 ‘o’clock, Drive to Ijtema Festival Grounds

Walk around and photoshoots

Lunch in a local restaurant (taste authentic Bangladeshi traditional dishes)

Drive back to your hotel

Day 3
Day Three (Festival Grounds and Join for Culmination of Akheri Munajat)

Pick up early in the morning and drive to the festival ground, Enjoy the Culmination of Akheri Munajat

Photo shoots in the most crowded area near to the railway station.

Lunch in a local restaurant (taste authentic Bangladeshi traditional dishes)

Drive back to your hotel and say goodbye. End the Bishwa Ijtema Tour

Number of TravelersCost Per Traveler ($)Total Cost ($)
1 Person535535
2 Pax275550
3 Pax250750
4 Pax225900

* Tourists on a budget, backpackers and groups – please ask for a price quote!

Includes

  • Transportation (Air-conditioned car / Rickshaw / Tuk-tuk)
  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • All entrance fees
  • Mineral water
  • Lunch in a local restaurant
  • All tips except our guide and driver

Excludes

  • Accommodation
  • Any food, drinks or personal items other than mentioned above

This tour is only possible if you stay in the northern part of Dhaka (Uttara, Gulshan, Banani area only)

During the festival time, all the roads in the northern part of Dhaka become overcrowded so if it is not possible to use the private car then we may have to use the only Rickshaw as much as possible rest of the area we have to cover on foot! So prepare to walk a lot and get ready accordingly.

As we have to walk through overcrowded areas so please be careful about your staff and belongings.

Please wear comfortable long dresses and shoes.

For ladies must cover your head and chest with a scarf during the festival ground and do not wear half sleeves.
Since local people don’t see many foreign tourists they might be a bit curious but are very friendly and cooperative peoples. Please be polite to the local people.

Please be respectful of Bangladeshi culture and religion because you may encounter situations different from your own tradition and culture.

Mentally be prepared to face bad traffic congestion during this tour.

The itinerary is flexible and can be changed according to your reasonable request.

We require full payment in advance when you book the tour. You can see our Online Payment System here….

Once booked the tour is non-refundable

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Price From USD $ 535/person
Group Discount Available
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Cost Per Adult Traveler:
$ 535 USD
535
Total $ 535 USD

Trip Facts

  • 3 days
  • 4 persons
  • Hotel
  • Air-conditioned car / Rickshaw / Tuk-tuk
  • Religious Heritage
  • Moderate
  • Dhaka

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