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Charminar, Bahadurabad, Karachi As a rule, travelers visit Karachi not only to get acquainted with local culture and attend natural and manmade landmarks but also to relax and swim in the sea. Sandspit is one of the most popular beaches in the region. It is a truly paradise-like place. The beach has gorgeous underwater life, so it is always incredibly exciting to try scuba diving in the reefs. In the first winter month, the coast area becomes a giant nesting spot of big sea turtles, so it is important to be very careful when walking on sand. The coastline that is very comfortable for relaxation, clean water, and fine sand make this beach very attractive for vacationers.
1. Pakistan is considered quite a dangerous country for tourists, and an unstable political climate only adds to this situation. Karachi is one of the potentially unsafe regions, so if you … Open
Paradise Point Beach is located in the bay with the same name. This beach is located within the city boundaries. The sea is calm here, and so the water is almost always still. However, the storm season starts in May, and this calm beach becomes the gathering place of surfers who come to ride waves. If you are fond of surfing and want to try it, it is hard to think of a better time and place. There are also areas for playing volleyball and basketball, a diving club, a horse and camel riding area, and numerous cafes and restaurants. Visitors are usually pleased with clean water and sand. However, Paradise Point Beach is popular, so if you don’t like crowded places it is better to visit it early in the morning or in the evening.
Empress Market is located not far from the Saint Andrew Church in Karachi. It is a large complex that includes numerous rows of shopping stalls and one roofed pavilion. Without a doubt, this is the noisiest place in the city. Moreover, it is possible to find virtually everything here: souvenirs, clothing, and fresh fruit and vegetables. The market was opened in this building yet at the end of the 19th century. Empress Market got its name after Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom and Empress of India. When heading to the market, don’t forget about safety measures. Copyright
Dolmen Mall Clifton is the most popular shopping center in Karachi. It has an eye-catching design and offers a range of goods for any taste and budget. There are attractive shops with … Open
The local zoo is open almost in the heart of Karachi. It is one of the largest zoos in the region. Visitors can see animals from different countries and regions, including rare species from the Red List. Spacious cages have comfortable conditions that are close to the natural habitat of animals, so they can survive in the hot local climate. In the zoo, there is a wonderful park with benches, several cafes, recreation areas, and playgrounds for children. It is even allowed to pet and feed some animals.
Marine Promenade Port Grand Food and Entertainment Complex is one of the most popular recreation and entertainment complexes in Karachi. Visitors can try various attractions, participate in competitions, dine in restaurants and cafes, visit numerous shops, and then head to a party in a nightclub. An interesting fact: the complex is open in the territory of Napier Mole, the bridge built at the beginning of the 19th century that is an important architectural landmark. There are numerous minibars where visitors can freely buy and try more than a hundred variations of alcoholic drinks (only visitors aged 21 and older are eligible).
Karachi is the largest city on the Arabian coast, a famous industrial and marine port of Pakistan. Despite the arid climate that is usual for this region, the conditions here are quite … Open
The Chaukhandi tombs are a unique complex of great archaeological and historic value. These are tombs of the ancient tribe of Jokhio. The area was used as a burial site between the 15th and 18th centuries. The style of buildings is unique – it can be found only in the province of Sindh and nowhere else in the world. Skillful stone carving that depicts scenes of battles and hunting, as well as elegant ornaments, are among the most notable symbols of this place. You can order an excursion to the tombs and admire not only ancient buildings but also picturesque landscapes.
Frere Hall, Karachi, Pakistan - March 2008 Manora Peninsula, which is located close to Karachi, is a wonderful place with clean beaches and picturesque nature. The coastal area doesn’t have a developed tourist infrastructure at the moment as it is yet under development, but it is incredibly pleasant to relax on wild beaches. It would also be a mistake not to mention a relict mangle forest located on the west side of the peninsula, the municipality of Clifton and Kiamari Town on the east side. Finally, many travelers will be excited to visit Salehabad, a small fishing village where visitors can fish. If you ask locals for directions, you can also reach Shri Varun Dev Mandir, a gorgeous Hindu temple.
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National and city parks around Karachi
♥   National Park 'Kirthar' , 101.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Amusement parks near Karachi
♥   Amusement park 'Jabees Funland' Karachi, 3.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Sindbad Wonderland Amusement Park Gulshan e Iqbal' Karachi, 7.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Aladdin Amusement Park' Karachi, 8.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Bagh Ibne Qasim' Karachi, 9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Dreamworld Resort' Karachi, 19.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo

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Guide to your best city break in Karachi - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Karachi - 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 Karachi?' disappears immediately. - 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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