Here you will find important tips and useful information for Bangladesh.
in Swiss francs (CHF)
For ATM cash withdrawals
in US Dollar (USD)
Change cash in local currency
Local currency / ISO Code
Currency exchange rate
BDT 100 = ~ CHF 0.00 ; CHF 1 = ~ BDT 0.00 (07/2015)
Use credit card with caution. Unauthorized use is widespread.
ATM cash withdrawals outside bigger communities or cities may not be available.
Acceptance of credit cards is limited. For more detailed information, please contact the credit card issuer.
Keep exchange and transaction receipts for reconversion.
Travelers are advised to take cash in US dollar (USD).
+ 5 h / + 4 h during our summer time
00 41 (disregard '0' preceding Swiss area codes)
220/240 volt / adapter required
Passport still valid 6 months or more after end of stay with visa, return or onward travel ticket and proof of sufficient funds for stays up to 3 months.
9.00 - 15.00 h (Sun - Wed)
9.00 - 13.00 h (Thu)
9.00/10.00 - 20.00/21.00 h (Sat - Thu)
Rental cars available only with driver.
Do not drink tap water.
Mosquito protection advised.
Year-round risk of malaria throughout the country.
Risk of dengue fever.
Vaccination against diphtheria, tetanus, hepatitis A, polio and measles recommended.
Bangladesh is a predominantly Moslem country. Please observe local customs for dress code and conduct.
Ramadan 2019: 05.05. - 04.06.
Dhaka, Bir Bikram Major Hafiz Sarak, Road 18, House 31-B, Banani
Tel.: +880 2 881 28 74 / +880 2 881 28 75 / +880 2 881 28 76
Travelers who wish to travel to this country are advised to inquire about current traveler safety prior to departure.
Malgrado l'aumento delle misure di sicurezza esiste sempre il rischio di attacchi terroristici.
High crime rate.
Do not carry valuables (watches, jewelry, expensive cameras, etc.) on you.
Avoid demonstrations and large crowds.
Avoid nighttime driving.
Special legal regulations
Severe penalties for violations of drug laws (up to life imprisonment/death penalty).
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