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Sonargaon museum building reflecting in a lake in Bangladesh

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Nestled between the vast countries of India and Myanmar, Bangladesh sits like a lush oasis packed with mangrove forests, mighty rivers, lakes and some spectacular national parks. World-class beaches line its coast, and an excellent road network makes car hire in Bangladesh a must.

Why go?

This ancient and welcoming land has a peaceful approach to life that's perfectly suited for relaxing holidays...

Bangladesh is situated on the Bay of Bengal in south Asia and is largely surrounded by India and Myanmar. Car hire in Bangladesh will provide you with a great way to get around and see everything this country has to offer.

The capital city is Dhaka, where the main attractions include the many museums, Baitul Mukarram (the National Mosque) and other historic sites such as the parliament building. If you venture out of Dhaka your Bangladesh car hire allow you to explore places such as the national parks of Rajendrapur and Sundarbans. You can also take advantage of the trekking opportunities in places such as the Chittagong Hill Tracts, Srimangal and Sylhet.

If you are planning to visit Bangladesh you should be aware it has a sub-tropical monsoon climate so the monsoon season in June/July can make travel difficult. It is also advisable to check advice from the FCO before travelling.

Dhaka is the main entry point into Bangladesh via Dhaka Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (DAC) and this is where you can collect your hire car. However, you should remember that an international driving licence is required to drive in Bangladesh. Although international flights do fly into Dhaka, often the best way to reach Bangladesh is to fly from other countries in the region.

Find cheap car rental in Bangladesh by pre-booking your Bangladesh car hire with TravelSupermarket. We'll find the best price for you and you can select whether to pick your vehicle up from one of the airports or from one of the many convenient downtown locations.

Where to explore?

Breath-taking beaches, winding rivers, ancient temples and towns steeped in centuries of history... rent a car in Bangladesh and see it all...

For anyone interested in trekking, a great place to go is Rangamati, where you can visit the Buddhist temple. Bangladesh is full of religious buildings and the Tamabil and Bagerhat mosques should also be on your list. After all of this sightseeing you might be in the mood to relax. If so, you can use your hire car to take you to beaches such as Kuakata and Cox's Bazar, the longest unbroken beach in the world.

Bangladesh is blessed with some fine beaches, and some of the best are to be found in the southern tip of the country, which is where you'll find Cox's Bazar. Sands here stretch for mile upon mile with the inviting town looking out over the Bay of Bengal. Chittagong - three and a half hours north of Cox's Bazar - is another area famed for its excellent beaches.

For raw beauty, Rangamati, known as Bangladesh's Lake District, is drenched in jaw-dropping splendour. It can be found less than a two-hour drive north east of Chittagong. It is considered by many to be one of the most beautiful places in the world.

Rest, unwind, and let the soul of Bangladesh take care of your stresses. Explore the places that Bangladesh has to offer, and then relax some more to recharge your batteries for more of the dazzling attractions that embellish this fine country.