Queen of natural Hill
Bandarban town is the hometown of the Bohmong Chief who is the head of the Bhomong Circle. Of the other hill districts, Rangamati is the Chakma Circle, headed by Raja Devasish Roy and Khagrachari is the, Mong Circle headed by Raja Sachingprue Marma.
The three highest peaks of Bangladesh – Tahjindong (1280 meters), Mowdok Mual (1052 meters), and Keokradong (883 metres) – are located in Bandarban district, as well as Raikhiang Lake, the highest lake in Bangladesh.
Bandarban lies, by bus, eight hours away from Dhaka two hours from Chittagong and three hours from Cox's Bazar. It is also possible to get there by a six-hour bus ride from Rangamati.