Minar-e-Pakistan

Understand Minar-e-Pakistan, officially recognized as the National Tower of Pakistan is situated in Iqbal Park previously known as Minto Park, Lahore, Pakistan. The Minar (tower in English) was constructed during 1960 on a site where, on 23 March 1940, a resolution was passed to struggle for a separate homeland for Muslims of Sub-Continent, in accordance with the two nation theory. The Minar express the spirit of movement for creation of separate homeland. History In accordance with the two nation theory, Hindus and [...]

Khewra Salt Mine

Understand The Khewra salt mine is the second largest mine in the world which is situated in Khewra, north of Pind Dadan Khan.It is about 200 kilometers away from Islamabad. It is a major tourist attraction in Pakistan, which draws up to 250,000 visitors per year. Khewra salt mine is located at about 288 meters above sea level. This massive mine has about 40 kilometers long tunnels which run nearly half a mile into the mountain under which the deposits of [...]

Katas Raj Temple

Understand Katas Raj Temple is a Hindu temple complex situated in Katas village near Choa Saidan Shah in Chakwal District of Punjab. It is said that the old name of Katas Raj was Kataksha, a Sanskrit word which means “God’s Tears”. This site was originally a cluster of seven Hindu temples, a Buddhist Stupa and a house of a warrior. However, only four of the seven temples and the warrior’s residence are intact today. For decades these temples were in bad state. But in 2007 the Government of Pakistan decided to restore the site to [...]

Kallar Kahar

Understand: Kallar Kahar is a subdivision (Tehsil) of Chakwal District in Punjab, Pakistan. It is famous for a natural garden of loquat trees on mountains with beautiful species of peacocks, Salt Water KalarKahar Lake, Takt-e-Babri, Bagh-e-Safa and Shrine of the grandson of Abdul QadirGilllani.  It is considered as tourist destination located 25 kilometers southwest of Chakwal along the motorway (M2). History: In 1519 AD, Mughal Emperor Babar passing by this valley for his concurring quest for Sub Continent was so inspired by [...]

Harappa

Understand Harappa is an archaeological site, located near the city of Sahiwal, Punjab, Pakistan. It is a famous ancient city with ruins of a Bronze Age fortified, which was part of the Cemetery H culture and the Indus Valley Civilization. It is believed that the city has had around 370 acres with clay sculptured houses, for as many as 23,500 residents. At that time, during 2600–1900 BC, the population in this area was considered large of its type. The name is given [...]

Daman-e-Koh

Understand Daman-e-Koh is a viewpoint and top hill garden located in the middle of Margalla Hills, to the north of Islamabad, Pakistan. It is about 2400ft from sea level and 500ft from the capital city of Islamabad with the common sight of monkeys during the winter season.  The name, Daman-e-Koh derives from two Persian words; Daman means lap and Koh mean Mountain, which together means lap of mountain or foothills. For tourists, it is a midpoint on their way to [...]

Badshahi Mosque

Understand The Badshahi Mosque (Imperial Mosque in English) is situated in Lahore, the capital of Pakistani province of Punjab, it was built by the Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb in 1673, which is best known for the iconic landmark for the Lahore and a major tourist attraction in the city. The mosque was largest in the world for a long time, now it is the second largest mosque in Pakistan after the Faisal Mosque in Islamabad; with the capability to accommodate over 55,000 [...]

Lake Saif ul Malook

Understand Lake Saif ul Malook is a mountainous lake situated at the distance of 8 km (5 miles) in the north from Naran, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. It is famous because of the highest lake above tree line in Pakistan, being habitat for the Brown Trout fish which weigh up to about seven kilograms, provides a marvelous view of Malika Parbat, and the associated story of a Persian prince Saif ul Malook. Physical Features Lake Saif ul Malook is like an oval in shape, [...]

Faisal Mosque

Understand Faisal Mosque or Shah Faisal Masjid is the national mosque of Pakistan. It is the 6th largest mosque in the world and the largest mosque in South Asia. Its construction started in 1976 and was completed in 1986 and covers an area of 54000 square feet. It is located in Islamabad, the capital city of Pakistan, at the foot of Margalla Hills. History Faisal Mosque is named after a Saudi King, Shah Faisal Bin Abdul Aziz, who suggested building a national mosque [...]

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