Sylhet is a beautiful city located in the Surma Valley of Bangladesh. Surrounded by scenic tea gardens, forests and rivers, Sylhet makes the perfect place to relax. The city has numerous tea gardens which are great to visit. Jafflong has several tea gardens and the Malinicherra Tea Garden is among the oldest tea gardens to be established in the city. The Sripur are is great for seeing the beautiful Sylhet Waterfalls.
Located in the heart of the city is the Museum of Raja. The museum is focused at preserving the history of the poet Dewan Hasan Raja. About 6Km from the city center is the Tilagarh EcoPark. The park is a tropical and evergreen forest. The other famous attractions in Sylhet are Chandni Ghat, Ali Amjad's Clock Tower, Kean Bridge, Shah Jalal Bridge, Osmani Museum.
Syhlet has a large number of shopping malls and markets where visitors can find a wide variety of items to buy. Hand-made textiles are the best item to buy in the city. Some good places to shop in Sylhet include Zindabazar, Lamabazar area, Al Hamra, Millennnium, Manipuri Bazar, London mansion, etc.
The nearest airport to Sylhet is the Osmani International Airport. The airport is located about 5 miles from the city. Visitors can take taxis, cars or auto rickshaws to reach Sylhet. Microbuses are also available from the airport to the city.
Finding halal food in Sylhet is easy; there are numerous halal restuarants in Sylhet where visitors can dine. Some of the best halal restaurants in Sylhet include Hamadhan Restaurant, Samak Restaurant, Spicy Restaurant, Mia Fazil Restaurant, Jamania Restaurant, etc.
There are quite a number of mosques in Sylhet. Some of the most prominent mosques in Sylhet include Central Mosque, Amberkhana Jame Masjid, Jafrabad Jame Masjid, Mullapara masjid and Moktob, Jafrabad Jame Masjid, etc.