Paharpur is popular for the UNESCO World Heritage site of Somapura Mahavihara. This area is one of the most significant archeological sites in Bangladesh with the remains of walls surrounding a traditional Buddhist stupa in its center. Many statues, inscriptions, coins, ceramics, and terracotta Plaques were recovered from this area, some of which aging back to the 4th century or older.
You can also visit the tribal villages and explore the local lifestyle here in Paharpur. Bangladesh is so unique and adventurous that you will find surprises in every destination here. The cities of Bogra, Rajshahi, and the other regions show you different forms of this wonderful nation.
Stupas and Courtyards