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Patenga Beach, Chittagong City

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#4 of 7 in Outdoors in Chittagong Division
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Stroll along the flat bay of Patenga Beach, scattered with large chunks of concrete to deter erosion and lined sporadically with small huts or trees. Many street vendors sell ice creams and drinks but don't miss the chance to taste the area's speciality-- fried spicy mud crab served with falafel and vegetables. The beach is mostly enjoyed by locals who come to sit on the concrete slabs and pass the time looking out to the sea, as swimming is not recommended here. Visit in the evening for a vibrant atmosphere, and the chance to see beautiful sunsets and sunrises spreading across the horizon-- known as the best in Bangladesh. Add Patenga Beach and other attractions to your Chittagong City trip itinerary using our Chittagong City vacation route planner.
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  • Very small beach but near Chittagong city. Also very near of Chittagong airport. Some water sports along with horse rides are available there. Cargo ships you can see here.  more »
  • Most visited tourist attraction of Chittagong City. You can enjoy the glimpse of Bay of Bengal if you don't have the time to visit Cox's Bazar. You can also enjoy mouth watering local street foods alo...  more »
  • This is one of the small beaches of Chittagong which is situated in near Chittagong City. Very Near to the Chittagong Airport. The best scenery is seen during the eve of dusk. One can enjoy the beauty...  more »

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Where to stay in Chittagong City

A vast metropolis, it's easy to feel lost in Chittagong, luckily the city boasts a variety of hotels to make you feel right at home. If you're looking for comfort on a shoestring budget, head toward the station and its central thoroughfare (Station Road) for a range of affordable motels near convenient transport links. For a touch of luxury while on your Chittagong vacation, the GEC Circle district provides a welcome selection of four-star premium complexes offering rooftop swimming and dining, with views across the city.
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