Bhola is district under Barisal division. The district an offshore island with an area of 3403.48 sq km. It is bounded by Lakshmipur and Barisal districts on the north, the Bay of Bengal on the south, Lakshmipur and Noakhali districts, Meghna (lower) river and Shahbazpur Channel on the east, Patuakhali district and Tentulia river on the west. postal code is 8300.
Bhola is divided into 7 Upazilas. They are Bhola Sadar, Burhanuddin, Char Fasson, Daulatkhan, Lalmohan, Manpura, and Tazumuddin.
Bhola is an island on the Bay of Bengal. Coordinates are 22°30′N 90°45′E and 22°30′N 90°45′E. Area is 1,441 km2 (556 sq mi.).
Top 10 Bhola Tourist Spots
Central Saheed Minar, Bhola
Kobi Mozammel Haque Town Hall
Bhola Kheya Ghat
Daulatkhan Block Par
Bank of Meghna
Shahbajpur Gas Field
Shantir Hat Meghnar Par
Char Kukri-Mukri is one of the famous natural islands in this country. The island famous for its natural beauty and this island also called as Daughter of Island.
Wander kingdom is a commercial park to entertain the people of this region and also entertain the visitor.
Manpura Upazila with an area of 373.19 square km bounded by Tazumuddin Upazila of Bhola.
The place is in Bohan Uddin Upazila. It is an old town. King Joydeb and Bidha Sundari lived there. There is a Dhighi. That is Bidha Sundari.
Monpura Landing Station
The landing station is just 5 minutes walk from Hajirahata at Monpura. In the evening, tourist visits the place. It was built in 2005.
How To go
It is very easy to go Bhola from Dhaka. From Sadar Ghat Launch terminal, there are many steamers. They directly go to Bhola. It is 8-10 hours journey. From Barishal, It takes three hours to reach there. There is no airport there. It is better to use river road then buses to reach Bhola.
There are many places where tourist can stay in Bhola. Circuit house and Zila Parishad is a good one. Hotel Zed Plaza at Sader Road is the famous hotel in Bhola.
There is a 225 feet newly built Watch Tower at Charkkukrimukri. It is attracting both local and foreign tourists.