Discover one of Dhaka’s most vibrant neighbourhoods with a visit to Shahbag. Located on the border of Dhaka’s Old and New Town, Shahbag has been a prominent part of the city since the seventeenth century. Today, this bustling neighbourhood is a hotbed of activity and a curious mix of cultures, influences and lifestyles. There are historic buildings tucked between modern skyscrapers, traditional bazaars beside busy street markets and important cultural landmarks alongside contemporary shops and restaurants.
In addition to being a popular tourist destination, Shahbag is also home to many of the city’s public institutions and is a hub of transportation in Dhaka. From here, visitors can easily connect to the rest of the city by train, bus or taxi.
Getting to Shahbag
Whether visiting the area for business or leisure, guests at Pan Pacific Sonargaon Dhaka are well placed to take advantage of Shahbag’s many charms. The hotel is just a short 5-minute drive from the shops, restaurants and cultural attractions of Shabag, making it easy to explore the area on your own schedule.