Bangladesh is part of Asia with main city at
Dhaka. Its Least Developed country with a
population of 161M people. The main currency is Taka. The languages
spoken are Bengali. the People's Republic of Bangladesh is the formal name of Bangladesh It is adviced to Exercise a high degree of caution Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs,
languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Least Developed 🌤️ ~18.40 °C 🌧 ~5.49 mm 👨👩👦👦 161M people
⚠️ Travel advice
fiber_manual_record Exercise a high degree of caution
We've lowered our advice level for Bangladesh overall. We now recommend Australians exercise a high degree of caution in Bangladesh. We continue to recommend you reconsider your need to travel to the Chittagong Hill Tracts region due to the threat of political violence and kidnapping.
issued date: November 22, 2019
Bangladesh uses 220V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type A, Type C, Type D, Type G and Type K.
The languages that are typically spoken are Bengali
💱 Currencies Used
Bangladesh uses the Bangladeshi taka (symbol: ?), code BDT.Banknotes come in denominations of 1000, 500, 100, 60, 50, 40, 25, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 takas. Taka is subdivided into 100 paisas. Coins come in denominations of 5, 2 and 1 takas and 50, 25, 10, 5 and 1 paisas.
Automatic teller machines are rare in Bangladesh. Your best bet is to look for them in large cities and community places.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Not expected, but can leave extra tip Tipping is usually not expected in Bangladesh. However, if you are satisfied with the service provided you can show your appreciation by leaving a small ‘extra’ tip. Receipts usually include a service charge. If there is a service charge there is no need to tip.