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Printable maps of Islamabad

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Interactive maps of hiking and biking routes around Islamabad

1. You can zoom in/out using your mouse wheel, as well as move the map of Islamabad with your mouse.
2. This interactive map presents two modes: 'Biking Routes' and 'Hiking Routes'. Use the '+' button on the map to switch between them.

Railway and landscape maps of Islamabad area

This Islamabad map has two modes: 'Railway Network' and 'Landscape & Rural Map'. Use the '+' button on the map to navigate.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Islamabad and surroundings

Overview of festivals and celebrations in Pakistan

Pakistan Day is a very important holiday. It is celebrated on March 23. This day has been an official holiday since 1956. The Lahore Resolution is a cause for celebration. It was thanks to it that the liberation from the influence of India and Britain took place. A military parade is held in the capital on this solemn day. It is broadcast on state channels. The President must be present at the event. Wreaths are laid at the mausoleums of the nation's leaders. Official ceremonies are held throughout the country. Government awards are awarded. The holiday is very strict. Noisy festivities are considered inappropriate on this day. … Open

Photogallery of Islamabad sights

Our guide to Islamabad

Travel guide to Islamabad

In the immediate vicinity of Islamabad, there is an interesting historical landmark - the Rohtas Fort. Its construction began in 1541 and lasted for two years. The fortress was built to protect the lands from the Mongol conquerors. The defensive structure is now striking in its scale; the perimeter of the fortress walls is about 4,000 meters and the height about 18 meters. The entrance to the fortress is a gate made … Open

Islamabad for children - what to visit

With older children, one can go for a walk around the Margalla Hills reserve, which is located in an incredibly beautiful mountainous area. Many pedestrian routes of different duration are laid along its territory. During the excursion, one can walk along the most beautiful mountain forests, look into the hidden caves, and find fast flowing mountain streams and waterfalls among the thick thickets of age-old trees. A … Open

Shopping, streets and outlets

Until late at night, runs Aabpara market. This market is especially loved by budget tourists. Here, inexpensive clothes, including very beautiful clothes for children are sold. Women can choose inexpensive costume jewelry in a typical Pakistani style or beautiful handbags and shoes from local craftsmen. Experienced tourists advise to closely monitor the quality of the presented products. It is not always high. … Open

Advices for travellers

5. In order to be able to drink alcohol, even tourists need to obtain special permission. It is informally called “non-Muslim declaration”. The thing is, Muslim people are prohibited to consume alcohol by the law. Christians can drink alcohol in Islamabad, but only if they have the declaration. 6. When getting acquainted with a local, let them decide if they want to shake hands or no. As a rule, local … Open

Traditions and mentality of Islamabad

Traditional Calligraphy Exhibition is one more festival that is tightly connected with the cultural heritage of the country. It usually takes place in the Heritage Museum. During the exhibition, visitors can see interesting calligraphic drawings made on leather, wood, copper, and precious metals. As a rule, the event starts at the beginning of July and ends closer to the middle of the month. Islamabad Literature … Open

Cuisine and top restaurants

Monal Islamabad is a wonderful destination for everyone interested in authentic national food. In the opinion of many, this is the best restaurant in the city. Moreover, Monal Islamabad offers striking views of the city. If the Middle Eastern cuisine is a primary target, consider visiting Habibi. This restaurant is also one of the most attractive dining establishments in terms of price-quality. Qishmisch is one … Open - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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