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Nilket

New Market Area, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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You'll find any book from the world (local)

This is a place where you can find any book whatever you want. Probably not the original one but... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ar_Saiful
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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Place for good books usually second hand

Its a really good place for second hand books and original ones and they are very cheap and you can... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Essence_snc
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“book market” (13 reviews)
“book lovers” (24 reviews)
“cheap rate” (11 reviews)
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New Market Area, Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a place where you can find any book whatever you want. Probably not the original one but you will get one. And it has a large printing area where you can print anything in any paper, any size....... they are extremely expert in...More

Thank Ar_Saiful
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a really good place for second hand books and original ones and they are very cheap and you can select from uncountable options.though it is a bit crowdy.

Thank Essence_snc
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to buy cheap books please visit. There are number of restaurants nearby. You may get all the books with the normal price.

Thank Dhananjoy K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Doing shopping for all type of books 📚 quite nice only thing too crowded that's really difficult to travell to Dhaka waste many hrs in a single day.

Thank Momota47
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is not a typical tourist attraction place. But for people who love books and want to explore the a bit of Bangladeshi culture in its pure form, then Nilkhet is a good place to visit. It is actually a market by the side of...More

Thank MahaBosman
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Even though it's very crowdy this is the best place where you can find old (and new) books in a very cheap price.

Thank nodeekhan
Reviewed 12 April 2017

You will find all kinds of books in Nilkhet area. Lots of collection there both old and new books. This is also a printing market. Those who are fond of books should visit Nilkhet area though it is a usually a busy place and may...More

Thank akmasood61
Reviewed 11 April 2017

You will get old and new books from this market. I collected many rare English books from here. However, you might not find those for the first time, you have to give them a list. They will call you if they find the book you...More

Thank fuadomar
Reviewed 20 March 2017

One of the famous book market in Dhaka City with huge collection of new and old, local and international books of all sorts. A little congested, dirty but definitely worth a visit if you are in search of a book or even just to have...More

Thank Moinul K
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Nilkhet is renowned as a book and printing market what is the second largest book market of Dhaka City. The main clients are the students. Along with local and international books and publications Nilkhat is famous for low priced printing, photocopying, stationery and educational materials....More

Thank Rubaiyat E S
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