Pakistan is amongst the few countries in the world where you’ll see all kind of landscapes and weather. From the majestic mountains of KPK, Northern Areas, and Azad Kashmir, to the lush plains of Punjab to the deserts and beaches of Sindh and Baluchistan. Whenever we think about Pakistan, all that comes to our mind is terrorism, corruption, load shedding etc but despite all these issues, love our country.
Pakistan is full of breathtaking locations which will make you fall in love with this country all over again. If you are a tourist or love travelling then you must visit these 10 beautiful and historical places this summer.
- Neelum ValleyNeelam Valley is a long bow-shaped valley in Azad Kashmir. The Valley is situated at the North & North-East of Muzaffarabad. Neelam River valley has an excellent scenic beauty; huge hills on both sides of the noisy Neelum river, lush green forests, enchanting streams and attractive surroundings make the valley a dream come true.
Some of its famous places like Athmuqam, Kutton Jagran, Karen, Neelum, Ratti Galli, Baboon, Noori top, Sharda, Sharda Fort, Arrang Kel, Surgon, Halmet, Taobut and many more.
- MurreeMurree better known as “Malka-e-Kohsar” is the best place to see the beauty of nature, Muree is situated in Pir Panjal Range which is at a distance of 60Km Northeast to Islamabad. Most Popular Picnic Points of Murree are Dunga Gali , Muskpuri Hill , Nathia Gali, Bara Gali and Mall road.
Rohtas FortRohtas Fort, is situated in the Punjab. It is very near Jhelum Valley, This beautiful Rohtas Fort was built by the King Sher Shah Suri. This is the place for those who love to see the historical places the architecture of this Fort is amazing. Tourists love to visit this place.
- Mohenjo Daro“The Mound of the Dead” is the best place for those who love to know History and it is situated in Larkana, and it is 580 Kilometres away from Karachi. Thousands of International Tourists visit there on yearly basis to see this Hill of the Dead.
- Walled City
The Walled City of Lahore also known as The Old City, forms the historic core of Lahore. The city was established around 1000 CE in the western half of the Walled City, It was also the Capital of the Mughal Empire. The famous places to visit in the walled city are Badshahi Mosque, Wazir Khan Mosque, Lahore Fort, Shahi Hamam, Sheesh Mahal etc.
This Village is only a remote town in Karachi which has a beautiful beach. It is an hour’s drive from the downtown areas. A must visit place for the people who want to explore more about Pakistan.
Rawalakot is a small town in Azad Kashmir. It is in a beautiful valley. Rawalakot is a summer visiting point. The main attraction for visitors are Banjosa; Toli Pir; Poonch River; Tatta Pani; Banjosoa Lake; Sudhngalli and many more.
The Rajasthan of Pakistan, This area is totally different from rest of the areas of Pakistan. More than 80% of the people live in more than 210 rural villages, Thar is a desert area and this dessert is very wide and large. The life is miserable in Thar but it is the best place and for those tourists and visitors who take pains to discover and see new cultures, lifestyle, and tradition.
- Faisal Mosque
Faisal Masjid is located on the foothills of Margalla Hills in Islamabad, The design of the mosque is inspired by a Bedouin tent. The mosque is a major tourist attraction. It is referred as a contemporary and influential feature of Islamic architecture. The name of the Mosque comes from a Saudi King Faisal.
- Lake Saiful Muluk
This lake is located at the northern end of the Kaghan Valley, near the town of Naran. The lake is a source of the Kunhar river. It is one of the highest lakes in Pakistan. This lake freezes over in winter.