Both the mind and the body demand to wander in the fresh air on the weekends after going through heavy work loads throughout the week. And if it is a scenic park in the city, then the whole day is successful. The whole body gets the fuel to work in full force for the coming week. Some of the most beautiful parks under Dhaka City Corporation are still dedicated to refreshing the tired minds of its citizens. Let’s find some scenic public parks in Dhaka to breathe in fresh air and spend some quality time.
Top 7 Beautiful Public Parks in Dhaka City
Located at Shahbag in Dhaka, this public park is built around a magnificent lake. Its main feature is that every year a new Bengali New Year celebration is held at the base of the great Banyan tree inside Ramna park. The cultural organization Chhayanat has been organizing the program since the first Baishakh of 1967 or 1374 Bengali year.
At the time of its establishment i.e. in 1610, during the Mughal period, Ramna Park was extended from the old High Court building to the present road building.
Every day from the early morning, Ramna Park gets louder at the footsteps of people coming for exercise and the chirping of various species of birds. On holidays the place becomes the most crowded place with people of all ages.
National Botanical Garden is considered to be the largest center for plant species conservation, research, and exhibition in Bangladesh. This public park is adjacent to Mirpur in Dhaka. Founded in 1961, the herbarium is home to a vast collection of about 800 species of plants, including rare and exotic plants. Its small lake and the artificial island built in the middle of the lake draw the attention of every visitor.