Jessore is located some 85 miles (137 kilometers) from Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh.
Jessore isn't the only place in this intriguing region worth experiencing; keen travelers will be keen to hit the road and discover the charms of the surrounding scenery, cities and towns. You may also wish to check out Khulna, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the northwest, and Kushtia 50 miles (80 kilometers) to the south.
Sample a little local culture with a little sunshine and fresh air at Bangladesh's fascinating open-air markets. Follow the threads of the region's rich cultural tapestry at Bangladesh's fascinating art museums.
If you are looking for something a little different from sightseeing, why not check out the local watersports? Boating and canoeing are both available here.
Often, the most cherished travel moments can be found in local eateries. Lentils and beef are often included in local dishes. Local favorite meals are dal (lentils) and horioh maas (golden mustard fish curry), but of course there are many more Bangladesh dishes for foodies to try. Once the main course dishes are cleared away order the mouthwatering goja (sweet). Have a taste of one of the more common beverages in the region; akher rosh (sugar cane juice).
When it's finally time to bid goodbye to Jessore, head to the nearest major airport located in Jessore, 4 miles (6 kilometers) to the west.