Pakistan tourist attractions vary from the warm waters of the Indian ocean to the world’s highest peaks of Karakoram. It is a kaleidoscope filled with sights and sounds. A country with a 5000 year old diverse heritage, influenced by traders, warriors and preachers from all over the world. The beautiful places in Pakistan represent harmony, love and peace.
If you are planning to make your vacations memorable, we suggest you visit some of these scenic places within Pakistan, they are affordable and amazing.
Pakistan Tourist Attractions
Let’s move from south up and see the beautiful places which are Pakistan Tourist Attractions in 2019:
Gorakh Hill Station
Situated in the Dadu district, this hill station is a favorite picnic spot in the summers. It receives snowfall in winters, needless to say the temperature is strikingly different from the rest of the province combined with scenic view, waterfalls, fresh water spring and hiking trails. It is a must visit Pakistan tourist attraction.
Another tourist attraction in Pakistan, Worlds deepest natural sea port Gawadar. The port and C-pack is opening door to various opportunities and development for the residents of Baluchistan and Pakistan. The place is developing rapidly and it is safe to visit.
Hingol National Park
The largest national park of the Pakistan Hingol national park is spread across the area of 1650 square kilometers along the cost of Makran. This Pakistan tourist attraction is home to many threatened species of invertebrate and animals. You can spot a variety of wildlife during your visit such as marsh Crocodile, sindh leopard, Ibex, Chinkara, schools of plumbeous Dolphins, green turtles, golden eagle and much more.
It is 190Km from Karachi.
Thatta an old city of Sindh is home to the world’s oldest necropolis, it is a wonderful tourist attraction in Pakistan for the art and design lovers. The old graveyard has hundreds of beautifully crafted tombs, depicting the life and status of the deceased. That’s Shajahani mosque is another historical tourist attraction.
Moen Jo Daro
Moen Jo daro or the mound of dead, are the remains of a 5000 year old civilization. It is situated in Larkana district, Sindh. Around 580 kilometers from Karachi.
The Ranikot or Qila Ranikot is the largest fort in the world with the circumference of 32 KM. It is 90Km from Hyderabad near Sann, Jamshoro. You need to book a 4-wheel jeep to travel to the fort, make sure to use the daylight to visit the fort.
Another breathtakingly magnificent fort in the heart of the of Cholistan, near Jehlum valley, Punjab. It was built by Sher Shah Sori as defence line. Most tourists come here for the architecture and the Jeep rally that takes place every year.
Khewra Salt Mines
World’s second largest salt mine is situated in Khewra, Mian Wali, Pakistan. There’s is a mosque and a hospital made with salt. You can get souvenirs made with salt and there’s a lake where you cannot drown. The Himalayan foothills of Kalan Kahar and Namal dam are nearest tourist attractions.
35 Kilometers from Islamabad, lies the heart of 3500 years old Gandhara civilization. Pakistan tourist attraction for history lovers. Spread over the radius of 30 KM around the modern town of Taxila, are the relics of a golden Buddhist era. Including some earliest stupas made for Stupa Puja, Art and sculptures depicting the life of Buddha and the remains of some oldest monasteries in the world.
Naraan valley is a beautiful package, amazing blue, deep lakes with the mountainous backdrop. Lake Saif-UL-Mulook the 5th most attractive tourist spot of Pakistan, Anso lake, Piyala lake and the thrilling hike to the Lulu Sar top and the scenic views of the Babusar top. Naraan is a perfect hill station with all the daily amenities, nice hotels and tour operators for the whole area.
In the Gilgit Baltistan region lies worlds highest cold desert of Katpana, the elevation is 2,226 meters above sea level. The sand dunes are covered with snow for the most part of the year.
White sands, backdrop of snow covered mountains and a clear blue sky, get your perfect clicks and may be camp for a day to enjoy the natural beauty.
Also known as Kafiristan, Kalash valley is a famous tourist attraction in Pakistan due to its distinct culture. A four day festival of Chalam Joshi takes place in the springs and it is must attend event for culture and art lovers other festivals are UChal in summers and Choime in winters.
Kashmir is the heaven on the earth, the most beautiful place in Pakistan. Neelum valley is perfect for tracking with its lush green forests, towering hills on both sides and scenic views of the turbulent Neelum river.
As peace is restored in the North Waziristan government is promoting tourism in this beautiful lush green mountainous region. It is a backpacker’s paradise because of the terrain and fair weather
Skardu is the base camp for the mighty karakoram, it is well known among mountaineers of the world. There’s a lot to see and enjoy, the deosai national park, Askol,Tarango, Tarango tower, Tibet, Gasherbrum, broad peak and the K2.
World’s highest border crossing, Khunjarab pass is a favorite tourist spot. It is the gateway between China and Pakistan. The pass has been in use for hundreds of years by the traders of the famous silk route.
The beautiful of craftman ship, Khaplu fort in Gilgit Baltistan was built in 1840 as the residence of the raja Khaplu. It is called “Yabgu Khar” in the native language, meaning the fort on the roof. A part of this fort is now transformed into a hotel by Aghakhan cultural center and the rest is a museum.
These are 20 beautiful places of Pakistan to visit in 2019. They are Pakistan Tourist Attractions due to their terrain and culture.