Dhaka

Housing 

Expat Neighborhoods

Common expat neighborhoods include:

• Gulshan 1
• Gulshan 2
• Baridhara
• Banani
• Utturat

Rental Housing Cost

Rent for standard apartments can range from 1000-7000 USD per month. Luxury apartments are typically 5000-8000 USD per month.

 

Local Details

Transportation

Public transportation includes cycle rickshaws, buses, and taxis. Car hiring may be preferred.

Fun Facts

The name Bangladesh means “Country of Bengal” in the official Bengali language.

Bangladesh has one of the largest coastal mangrove forests in the world known as ‘Sundarban” which means ‘Beautiful Forest’.

The most popular sport in Bangladesh is cricket.

Local Currency

BDT