Visit us - Thanapara Swallows Guest House
Thanapara village is located in a calm Bangladeshi countryside in Rajshahi District near the Indian borders. All visitors and guests interested in Thanapara Swallows Handicraft production or social and development projects are kindly welcomed.
We are ready to show you the whole process of Fair Trade garment production, make for you excursion to non-formal education schools in villages in Thanapara surroundings or introduce you any other of our activities.
We can also prepare for you a sightseeing excursion within Rajshahi Division:
o Rajshahi– this university town is the capital of the District
o Puthia – the centre of Hindu temples and palaces
o Natore – a small town where you can find one of the oldest Rajbari in Bangladesh
o Boat trip on the Padma (Ganga) river
o Bagha Mosque – an ancient building from 16th century
How to get here
From Rajshahi to Thanapara (35km) you can get by a local bus or a riksha. The nearest bus station is located in Sardah. Thanapara Swallows staff is ready to pick you up from the bus or train station.
While you are staying in Thanapara village we offer you accommodation in
Swallows Guest House
Situated in wonderful Bangladeshi countryside on the bank of Padma River, the Guest house is an excellent place for relaxation and an ideal base from which you can explore western Bangladeshi division.
The Swallows Guest house offers unique opportunity to visit Bangladeshi countryside and to support development and welfare of local people.
The facilities are placed in the campus of Thanapara Swallows Development Society in a detached building. We offer you one of 16 clean and homey double rooms with possibility of additional bed. Rooms are equipped with
o mosquito nets
o sheets and towels
o separate social facilities for each apartment
The meal three times a day is included in the room price. Our friendly staff is more than willing to treat you with a typical Bangladeshi specialities according to your demands.
o Accommodation in room with air condition – 25 USD/day (1450 BDT)
o Accommodation in room with ceiling fans – 20 USD/day (1050 BDT)