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City break in Islamabad. Active leisure ideas for Islamabad - attractions, recreation and nightlife

GPO Square Muree Islamabad is a city located at the foot of a mountain. It attracts hundreds of thousands of tourists with its numerous landmarks and the activities it offers, rock-climbing included. Margalla Hills is one of the best destinations for that. The names of the peaks, which are a part of the hills, are very poetic and charming - Jasmine Corner, Jungle Rock, and Legacy Wall. There are several companies that offer rock climbing tours to guests of Pakistan, and Terichmir Travel is one of the best in this field. It offers different routes depending on the wishes of its clients.
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For example, Trail 2 is the best choice for everyone who wants to visit Daman-E-Koh viewing point. As this area has become home to numerous monkeys, locals informally call it “the trail of animals”. The walk will take 1 – 2 hours. Participants reach the viewing point and then can walk somewhat further to see a hidden gem – the remains of 202 AirBlue airplane. Trail 3 is the most popular choice, but travelers need to keep in mind that this trail has many stiff slopes. Having reached Daman-E-Koh, vacationers can continue their walk and visit Pir Sohawa. There are three restaurants that are great for relaxing and having a light meal. Trail 5 also reaches Pir Sohawa, but this trail is quite complex and it is easy to get lost there. That being said, it is better to explore Trail 5 together with a guide. However, experienced rangers can try to do that alone.
Rawal Lake, which is located not far from Shakar Parian National Park, is great for fishing. Such pastime is a great way to make any stay in the capital of Pakistan more exciting. Needless to say, all fans of fishing will be happy to explore a new fishing site. Rawal Dam Fishing Point offers fishing tours for all guests of the capital. In order to try rafting, simply contact Canoeing Company. Vacationers may also be interested in a cruise on the picturesque lake. For this purpose, simply contact companies like Boating Lake View or Navy Sailing Club. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
At Margalla Hills, it is possible to try such activity as paragliding. Young people are usually particularly fond of it. Safaris are also on the rise these days. Jeep Safari Pakistan offers a range of safari tours in the region. Having ordered a tour from them, tourists are guaranteed to get unforgettable memories and admire stunning suburban and wild areas of Pakistan. Active Tours Pakistan and Gondogoro Treks & Tours also offer many interesting tours. Moreover, vacationers can always enjoy horse riding tours – without a doubt, this is an excellent pastime that can make everyone happy.
Monument Shakarpuryan Islamabad F 1 Traxx and 2F2F Formula Karting offer an amazing opportunity to try karting in Islamabad. The nearby Laila Carnival Park is an excellent destination for tourists with children aged 3 to 6. Fans of attractions, both children and adults, are welcome at MTX Offroad Sports Rawal Lake or Fun City. These parks are always filled with entertainment and fun. Golf fans will never feel bored in the capital as they can play their favorite game at Jinnah Driving Range or Islamabad Golf Club whenever they want. Gun & Country Club is one more venue to have fun and try something new. It is particularly appealing to everyone who likes shooting and wants to polish own accuracy. That said, Battlefield Club is also an amazing destination for fans of shooting.
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Bahria Enclave Zoo is one more place that definitely deserves a visit. That is particularly true about tourists with children. At the zoo, it is possible to see many different species that belong to the cat family – lions, tigers, leopards, and cougars. The zoo is not big; nevertheless, it is a wonderful place, a visit to which will be surely unforgettable. In the city, there is one more zoo that has a very simple name, Islamabad Zoo. It has become home to animals of different species: mountain goats, elephants, peacocks, eagles, zebras, and lions. There are also interesting sculptures of dinosaurs, crocodiles, and giant reptiles. These are not all zoos in Islamabad. There is also Bird Aviary that, as it is not hard to guess by its name, is a great destination for everyone who wants to look at various birds.
In order to see new films, consider visiting Centaurus Cineplex or JFC Cineplex. When you are in a mood for peaceful relaxation in a tranquil area, beautiful parks in Islamabad are the best choice. Lake View Park is a wonderful destination for everyone who wants to sit here and enjoy the cool weather. Famous for its lush flora, Shakarpariyan Hills is an ideal place to enjoy mesmerizing views of Pakistan’s capital. It is also a wonderful destination for the whole family. Moreover, the park itself is a historical landmark - Shakarpariyan Hills is one of the oldest parks in the city.
Islamabad is a governmental center of Pakistan, a large cultural region and an attractive destination for rest. The building of the city started in 1960 in the middle of an absolute desert. … Open
It would be a mistake to say that Islamabad has as many nightclubs and bars as, let’s say, Las Vegas. However, it still has several attractive venues that travelers will find interesting to visit. Everyone, who wants to eat a delicious dinner and enjoy cozy and trouble-free atmosphere, shouldn’t pass B.Q. Tonight Bar by. Le Casa Del Habanos is a perfect choice for everyone who likes restaurants with live music, and Burn Out is suitable for all tourists who simply want to relax in a casual atmosphere. Somalian Centre pleased with its fabulous choice of spirits. If you want to play billiards and spend several hours enjoying the game, Breaker's Snooker Club is the right choice.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Islamabad and surroundings

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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Islamabad
♥   National Park 'Margalla Hills' , 4.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Ayub' , 16.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Ayubia' , 46.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Amusement parks near Islamabad
♥   Amusement park 'Funcity Centaurus Mall' Islamabad, 1.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Jinnah Park' Rawalpindi, 12.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Jungle World' Rawalpindi, 17 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Sozo Adventure Park' Murree, 39.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo

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City break ideas for neighbours of Islamabad

Guide to your best city break in Islamabad - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Islamabad - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Islamabad?' disappears immediately.
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