Dhaka Day Tour – A Brass and Pottery Village Trip
If you are interested to have a look at village life and interested in art and craft works, then the Dhaka day tour in brass and pottery village would be a perfect getaway for you. The tour covers around Dhamrai area which is 50 KM away form heart of city. You can get hands on experience on pottery works and also explore the rich metal and brass worker activities whom are holding the heritage of 200 years of using lost wax casting. You will find elegant metal art works of bronzes, process of making them and stories hidden behind the art works.
Itinerary of Dhaka Day Tour
8:00 am to 10:00 am: We set out at about 8:00 AM from your hotel/ place of residence and move towards dhamrai located at around 50KM away for the city. We will take a short boat ride from the highway to reach pottery village.
10:30 am to 12:00 am: We will be walking through the village roads and will explore the village life. You will find number of pottery workers family living the village and doing their day to day job. We will have a close look at their work and if you are interested we will try to make something of our own from the clay.
12:00 pm to 2:30 pm: We will get back from the pottery village at noon and reach to the Jatiyo Sriti Shoudho or National Martyrs’ Memorial. It is the national monument of Bangladesh which is the symbol in the memory of the freedom fighter for the independence of the country. Afterwords we will have our lunch.
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm: Next attraction of our Dhaka Day Tour is Brass and Metal Craft Shops. We will be heading towards Dhamrai on to explore the metal and brass artworks community. You will find a century old community living at the heart of Dhamrai and holding the heritage of making perfect and polished artwork. We will be exploring some of their century old house hold representing their old legacy and their workshop where you can visualize how the lost-wax technique works for them.
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm: We will set back in our vehicle and start the return journey towards Dhaka ending our Dhaka day tour.
- 01 Pax: 7,600 BDT / $95 USD
- 02 – 03 Pax Group: 5,200 BDT / $65 USD Per Person
- 04 – 10 Pax Group: 4,400 BDT / $55 USD Per Person
- 10+ Pax Group: 4,000 BDT / $50 USD Per Person
Inclusion in Service
- Tour includes transportation from hotel to old Dhaka by Air Conditioned Car.
- A English spoken guide
- All entrance ticket, and Govt. Taxs.
- Transportation cost of Rikshaw and boat (as required)
- Lunch in local restaurant with traditional food.
- Local Snakes and Bottled water