Places Of Pakistan You Should On Your First Visit

Places Of Pakistan You Should On Your First Visit

Where to visit the first time to Pakistan?

Top places of Pakistan to visit on your first tour.

Why go to Pakistan?

From soaring peaks to the glorious architecture of the Mughal Empire, from ancient ruins to mysterious music – Pakistan has a lot to offer with its rich natural and cultural treasures. Immerse yourself in the world of desert fortresses, carpet weavers, and gods. The ultimate challenge destination for true travel gurus is Pakistan, which is bound to belong to the small group of people who want to see the cold wonderland at the end of the world!

Places Of Pakistan You Should On Your First Visit

Places Of Pakistan You Should On Your First Visit

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1. “The Capital of Pakistan” – Islamabad

Pakistan means “holy land” and “halal country” and is home to many monuments, magnificent snow-capped mountains, and pristine scenery.

As the capital of Pakistan, Islamabad is one of the youngest modern cities in the world and the only capital in the world named after a religion. The architecture is rich in Islamic style. The green area of the city reaches half of the city’s area, bustling and blooming, polite and fresh, known as the “garden city”. Every year, when the spring blossoms, hundreds of roses and jasmine treasures are in full bloom, and the annual Pakistan Rose Painting Exhibition is held there.

Places Of Pakistan You Should On Your First Visit

Places Of Pakistan: Islamabad

Faisal Mosque Faisal Mosque

Islamabad Landmark, Pakistan’s National Mosque, is the largest mosque in Pakistan and even South Asia, the sixth largest mosque in the world, donated by the former King Faisal of Saudi Arabia, designed by the famous Turkish designer Vedat Dalokay, as a gift to the people of Pakistan. After the death of King Faisal, the mosque was named after him in honor.

Pakistan’s Monument

Is the starting point of the famous Karakoram Highway (Karakoram Highway for short) Shaped like a lotus petal, if you look down from the air, you can see a Pakistani flag (star and moon)?

Places Of Pakistan You Should On Your First Visit

Places Of Pakistan: Pakistan Monument

2. “The Mind of Pakistan” – Lahore

Lahore is the cultural and artistic center of Pakistan, historically the capital of the Mughal Dynasty, and is known as the “Mind of Pakistan” for its dazzling ancient culture. Pakistanis say that a Pakistani who has not been to Lahore is living in vain. The most attractive thing is the most exquisite buildings left by the Mughal Dynasty, which still retain the grandeur of the past, and the Shalimar Garden and the Badshahi Mosque are all remnants of the splendid culture of the Mughal Dynasty, which can be called the perfect embodiment of the Mughal strong national strength.

Places Of Pakistan You Should On Your First Visit

Places Of Pakistan: Lahore

Rohtas Fort

Rohtas Fort is listed as a World Heritage Site. This is one of the most famous military buildings in ancient Pakistan and is a strategic location. It was never attacked, so much so that it remains intact to this day. The main fortifications of the castle consisted of thick walls more than four kilometers long, connected to the bastions, and built with magnificent gates. The Fortress of Rohtas, also known as Qila Rohtas, is a special example of early Muslim military architecture in Central and South Asia.

Places Of Pakistan You Should On Your First Visit

Places Of Pakistan: Rohtas Fort

Lahore Fort

Lahore Fort is located in Lahore, a cultural city in eastern Pakistan, known as the “Soul of Pakistan” for its dazzling Mughal architectural charm, which is a Mughal architectural gem and another must-visit place. Lahore Fort was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1981.

Places Of Pakistan You Should On Your First Visit

Places Of Pakistan: Lahore Fort

Badshahi Mosque 

Badshahi Mosque was once the largest mosque in Pakistan. Before the Faisal mosque was built, it was the largest mosque in Pakistan, and the square could accommodate 100,000 people to pray at the same time. Architecturally in the Mughal style. It is composed of three parts: the arch, the square, and the chapel. The main building is the worship hall, with three domes on the top and flanks. The walls are surrounded by four minarets with a height of 53.75 meters.

Places Of Pakistan You Should On Your First Visit

Places Of Pakistan: Badshahi Masjid

 

3. “Pakistan’s Oldest Imprint” – Karachi

As the largest and most populous city in Pakistan, Karachi is a perfect combination of modern and ancient cultures. Karachi has Pakistan’s oldest memory, the ancient city of Teda. There are narrow alleys, dilapidated old towns, gravel paths, elegant modern architecture, and the finest golden beaches of the Arabian Sea. Many skilled craftsmen in the city use ancient skills to make exquisite handicrafts.

 

Clifton Beach

This very popular Karachi beach offers plenty of beachfront entertainment opportunities such as horse and camel riding, amusement parks, restaurants, and swimming. It is also a favorite picnic destination for locals and tourists alike.

Places Of Pakistan You Should On Your First Visit

Places Of Pakistan: Clifton Beach

The monumental cemetery of Thatta Makli

has 500,000 graves and covers an area of about 10 square kilometers. Kings, queens, governors, saints, scholars, and philosophers are buried here, some of them lavishly decorated with glazed tiles. It is known as the “city of the dead”. The historical information resources contained in this site are among the richest areas.

 

Jinnah Memorial Mazar e Quaid

Mausoleum of Jinnah, Founding Father of Pakistan, located in the heart of Karachi, is the mausoleum of the Founding Father of Pakistan. Built-in 1970 as an Islamic white marble palace, the most majestic building in Karachi stands majestically amid palm trees and flowers, and the coffin is engraved with epitaphs in English and Urdu. In the tomb, a large golden chandelier weighing ten tons was hung by Zhou Enlai, which was very eye-catching.

Places Of Pakistan You Should On Your First Visit

Places Of Pakistan: Mizaar e Quaid

4. “Fragrant Ancient Country” – Gandhara Ruins

This is a famous ancient city with a history of 2,500 years, the center of the world-famous Gandharan art, and one of the richest archaeological sites in South Asia. Chinese monks Such as Fa Xian and Xuanzang have all visited here. The ruins of the ancient city of Taxila are also world-famous archaeological sites and were once the center of Buddhism. In 1980, UNESCO inscribed Taksira on the World Heritage List as a cultural heritage.

 

. “Home of the Valley of the Winds” – the Hunza Valley

Hunza is ranked as one of the top five longevity towns in the world. It is a place surrounded by the Himalayas, surrounded by lofty mountains. Here is picturesque, idyllic, and poetic, everyone lives a “sunrise and rest” farming life, with self-sufficiency, and no dispute with the world. Moreover, because the film adaptation of the famous novel “Disappearing Horizon” by the Englishman James Hilton was filmed here, Hunza became the “Shangri-La” in the minds of Westerners, and Hunza was also the original home of the beautiful valley in the masterpiece “Valley of the Wind” by Japanese animation master Hayao Miyazaki.

Places Of Pakistan You Should On Your First Visit

Places Of Pakistan: Hunza Valley

How to get to Pakistan?

 

1. Visa preparation: 

 

Documents required to apply for Pakistan Tourist Sticker Visa:

(1) Fill in the application form on the designated website and print

(2) Two 5*5cm color photos

on a white background (3) Present the round-trip international ticket and itinerary within Pakistan.

Places Of Pakistan You Should On Your First Visit

Visa requirements for foreigners

(4) Scanned copy of the first page of your passport (valid for more than 6 months, your passport must be signed by yourself, and at least one blank visa page)

(5) The six-month statement of my bank card (can be picked up at the bank)

(6) The original invitation letter of the Pakistan travel agency, the copy of the business license of the Pakistan travel agency is stamped, and the original access permit of some regions (must be issued by Pakistan)

(7) The original and the front and back copies of

my ID card The time required for processing is 7 working days

Saba Ghani
Saba Ghani

Since 2017, Saba Ghani has been the chief content writer for Pakistan Tour and Travel & EMHI Solutions. You can catch her at sabaghani80@gmail.com or Twitter

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