Sunday, January 8, 2012

10 Most Beautiful Pakistani Cities - Pakistani Places You Must Visit

Pakistan normally has bad image in world because of political instability and terrorism. Just because of these elements, foreigners are not aware of real beauty of Pakistan. Pakistan, actually is has most beautiful GOD Gifted places and locations which makes this country like heaven on earth. Pakistan is a land of many beautiful and diverse attractions. The ten must visit cities in Pakistan are

Islamabad is the capital city of Pakistan and is one of the most beautiful and meticulously planned cities in the South Asian region. It is also the fastest growing city in terms of population, economy and urban development. The main attractions of this city are:
  • 1. Islamabad museums
  • 2. Islamabad National Park
  • 3. Islamabad zoo
  • 4. Shah Faisal Mosque

2. Peshawar
Moghul emperor Akbar, gave the city the name Peshawar which means "The Place at the Frontier". Earlier it had been known as the "City of Flowers" and the "City of Grains". The main places of attraction are:
  • 1. Qissa Khawani Bazaar
  • 2. Bazaar Bater-bazan
  • 3. Bala Hisar Fort
  • 4. Takht-e-Bhai
  • 5. Mahabat Khan's Mosque
  • 6. Shahji-Ki-Dheri 

3. Karachi
Karachi is the capital of Sindh situated on the coast of the Arabian Sea. It is the financial hub of Pakistan and also the most populated and largest city of Pakistan. Major attractions are:
  • 1. Mazar-e-Quaid: tomb of Muhammad Ali Jinnah
  • 2. Masjid-e-Tooba
  • 3. Clifton Beach
  • 4. Mohatta Palace
  • 5. Haleji lake
  • 6. Frere Hall
  • 7. Hindu Gymkhana
  • 8. Paradise Point
  • 9. Bagh Ibn-e-Qasim
  • 10. Hindu Gymkhana / National Academy of Performing Arts

4. Lahore
Lahore is full of architectural treasures. Lahore is the shopper’s paradise. It has many markets and traditional bazaars. Anarkali is the most famous traditional Lahore bazaars. The other main attractions are:
  • 1. Minar e Pakistan
  • 2. Shalimar Gardens
  • 3. Badshahi Mosque

5. Multan
Multan is famous for its numerous Sufi tombs and mosques and it is the country's religious and pilgrimage centers. The main attractions are:
  • 1. Multan Fort ruins
  • 2. Multan shrines: Multan is world famous beautiful tombs maintained by countless followers of many saints. Some of the major ones are: Shrine- Jamal-ud-Din Syed "Shah Yousaf Gardez" ,Shrine-Bahauddin Zakria, Shrine-Bibi Pak Daman ,Shrine-Shah Rukn-e-Alam "
  • 3. Clock Tower which is called as "Ghanta Ghar" in local language is the land mark of old city. 

6. Rawalpindi
Rawalpindi is one of the best cities of Pakistan. It is situated near Islamabad. Islamabad and Rawalpindi are two twin cities as they are connected to each other. The main attractions are:

  • 1. GHQ (Government Headquarter)
  • 2. Biggest Bazar of Asia, that is TENCH BATA bazar,
  • 3. Ayub National Park
  • 4. Rawat Fort
  • 5. Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium

7. Faisalabad
Faisalabad is called Manchester of Pakistan. It has a lot of Textile and other mills. It is the industrial city of Pakistan. The main tourist spots are:
  • 1. Clock Tower
  • 2. Eight Bazaars

8. Sialkot
Sialkot is famous all over the world because of its Sports Equipment and Surgical Instruments manufacturing industry. The main tourist spots are:
  • 1. Allama Iqbal Chowk
  • 2. Jamia Masjid
  • 3. Jinnah Stadium
  • 4. Marala Headworks

9. Thatta
It was also once called the El Dorado of the east. This city was a center for Islamic art and culture.
  • 1. Chaukandi Tombs
  • 2. Haleji Lake
  • 3. Makli necropolis
  • 4. Kalri Lake

10. Murree
Murree sits high above its surroundings providing amazing views over the surrounding areas and a pleasant and cool atmosphere.
  • 1. Kashmir Point and
  • 2. Pindi Point
  • 3 .Popular mountains with breathtaking scenery
  • 4. Millennium Mall

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