The Sundarbans

Brief description

One of the largest mangrove forests in the world (140,000 ha), this site lies on the delta of the Ganges, Brahmaputra and Meghna rivers on the Bay of Bengal.

Unesco WHS list ref:  798

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Ruins of the Buddhist Vihara at Paharpur

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Somapura Mahavira, or the Great Monastery, was a renowned intellectual centre until the 12th century. Its layout perfectly adapted to its religious function, this monastery-city represents a unique artistic achievement.

Unesco WHS list ref:  322

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Historic Mosque City of Bagerhat

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Situated in the suburbs of Bagerhat, at the meeting-point of the Ganges and Brahmaputra rivers, this ancient city, formerly known as Khalifatabad, was founded in the 15th century.

Unesco WHS list ref:  321

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The tomb of Ulugh Khan Jahan, Bagerhat

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