Tourist Attractions in Chuadanga
The location of Chuadanga district is on the south-western border of the country under Khulna division. The Tropic of Cancer has crossed over this district in Jibanagar police station at 23.39 degree latitude and 88.49 degree east longitude.
Previously it belonged to the greater Kushtia district. Before the partition of India, it belonged to Nadia District of West Bengal.
Chuadanga was ruled by Sen Dynasty of Vallal Sen (1160-1787). In 1281, Delhi's Sultan Ghiyasuddin defeated the strong governor of Bengal Mughisuddin Toughari and took control of whole Bengal including Chuadanga. Until 1414, Chuadanga district was included in the rule of the Sultans.
In 1576, when the Daud Karrani was defeated and killed by the Mughal forces, Bengal came under the Mughal rule. In 1695, Zamindar Shobha Singha of Madenipur and Rahim Khan, an Afghan sovereign, took possession of arms against the Mughal king in southwestern Bengal. They were able to drive the Mughal army away from Chuadanga along with South-West Bengal.
After the Palashi tragedy in Bengal in 1757, the Bengal went under British company rule. The company rule was abolished in Bengal and the British government took control of this region in 1858. On 16 February 1984, Chuadanga was upgraded to a district.
Tourist attractions in this area include Hazrat Malik-ul-Gauss (R) Tomb, Freedom Fighter's Grave, memorial of the famous novelist of Bangladesh Saratchandra, Goraitupi Amarabati Fair, Chuadanga Government College, Alamdanga Railway Station, Police Park, Dua Lake, Talsari Road etc.
There are 14 tourist attractions found in Chuadanga. This is 10% of all tourist attractions listed in Khulna Division. The major types of tourist attractions listed here are amusement parks and zoos. Then there is also landmarks listed in Chuadanga. You may find a list of all categories of Chuadanga attractions on this page. Click on a category to find all attractions of Chuadanga of that type.
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Top 10 Tourist Attractions in Chuadanga
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- 1 Meherun Children Park and Mini Zoo
- 2 Carew & Company Bangladesh Limited
- 3 Police Park
- 4 Alamdanga Railway Station
- 5 The Freedom Fighter's Mass Grave
- 6 Dua Lake
- 7 Gholdari Jami Mosque
- 8 Talsari Road
- 9 Gholdari Neel Kuthi
- 10 Three domed Chuadanga Bara Mosque
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Directions to Go
This district is directly connected by road and rail from Dhaka and other nearby regions. The distance between Dhaka and Chuadanga is about 215km. It takes about seven and hours to reach Chuadanga by road from Dhaka. Bangladesh Railway operates train services between these destinations including other districts of north Bengal. There is no airport in Chuadanga. The nearest airport is located in Jessore which is about 82km south of the district.
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