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Top Reasons to See Attractions in Islamabad from Ghoomlo.pk Ghoomlo.pk has mentioned lots of attractive places on its website from all over Islamabad. This city is full of natural magnificence with some alluring places. It is not less than a heaven for tourist to see heaps of attractive places in a single city. We have listed nearly all the places so that you don’t miss any of them. From parks to museums and beaches, we have listed entire attractions on a single website. These attractions are visited quite repeatedly by the visitors because they like to see them again and again. We also spotlight on updating the data for all these attractions so that you can get correct information concerning these places. With all the data of these eye-catching places, we have also added other features as well like beautiful pictures, location map to see the precise locations, contact information etc. to assist you to arrive at these places effortlessly. Our listing is full of all the well-known attractions where you can easily plan to visit with your friend, family, and children to see the beauty of this fascinating city. Explore the Top Attractions of Islamabad On Ghoomlo.pk you can glance at all the top attraction of islamabad without any complexity. We have all the crucial information about these places on our website for your convenience. Discover all the Latest Attractions of Islamabad This is one of the best things that you can enjoy on Ghoomlo.pk. We not only point out the top attractions on our website but also keep an eye on all the latest attractions of this city so that you can easily view all. Attractive Places to See With Your Friends Top attractions are a nice spot to go with your friends. They are an excellent alternative for all those people who are always in search of some new places rather than visiting the same place for a get-together. We have a huge list of all these stunning attractions to have fun with your friends. Attractive Places to Visit with Your Family Visiting an attractive place with your family is the most delightful thing to have. It is a nice way to see the beauty of a city with delight. We have countless attractive places listed on our website where you can have a pleasurable day with your family.

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    Army Museum

    PAK ARMY MUSEUM was established in 1961 located near Pearl Continental Hotel Rawalpindi, to preserve Pakistan Armed History through relic and portrays, it is one of the largest museums of Pakistan.There is a time when the need arises to build a museum near IFTIKHAR JANJUA ROAD, Rawalpindi, and time to time it got renovated and refurbished to depict our martial heritage in the yet more systemic way that speaks loudly by itself to the visitor. Pakistan Army Museum houses Photographs, sculpture, dioramas, artifacts in his lobby, these museum consist of fourteen galleries enlighten Pakistan army richest history with reference to historical background, at the time of war, peace, alarms, an excursion to the nation.The museum ground floor invites visitor attention as it houses important events and happenings of the past, significant personalities and the emergence of Pakistan on the globe on 14th August 1947, It also contains newspaper wall and COAS wall, while the first floor exhibit and dedicated to Regiment and Corps displays, including military bands and dress items.The lobby of the first floor displays the history of Pakistan premier institution like Kakul, Command, and staff college Quetta. Pakistan Army Museum outdoor display armored fighting vehicles from Pakistan army first tank to field artillery like M-3 Stuart Light Tank, M-4 Sherman Medium Tank, Centurion Mark-2, M4A5-SJERMAN (75MM), AMX-13 Light Tank, M4A2 SHERMAN (76MMW), anti-aircraft guns/ howitzers and engineers equipment. While the most appealing collection for the visitors is the armored used during the Mughal Warrior period, while galleries also exhibitingSubedar Khuda Dad Khan: the first South Asian, Indian who got Victoria Cross at Holay Becks Belgium in 1914.This museum also houses artillery guns likeMuzzle Loader Gun of Sher Shah Suri dated the 16th century which was used by Sher Shah Suri against Ghakars of Punjab. Army museums always attract visitors to see weapons from very close quarters otherwise only seen in movies and war documentaries and documents.

  • Bahria Enclave Zoo

    Bahria Enclave Zoo Considered as one of the best things to do in Malot with kids, the Bahria Enclave Zoo. With a very clean environment, the zoo is home to some healthy animals. The staff is renowned to be very friendly and helpful. Along with birds, you can also get to see a variety of birds here. In terms of size, this is a pretty small zoo, however very well managed. Children can enjoy fun pony rides. The Narnia lion is a highlight of the Bahria Enclave Zoo. Try the best Malot trip planner to visit this Bahria Enclave Zoo as well as many others. Generate executable plans on your own or book the top rated Malot vacation packages for your visit. Read more on how to reach Malot. How To reach Bahria Enclave Zoo by Public Transport By car Love this? Explore the entire list of things to do in Malot before you plan your trip. Fancy a good night's sleep after a tiring day? Check out where to stay in Malot and book an accommodation of your choice. TripHobo Highlights for Bahria Enclave Zoo Bahria Enclave Zoo Address: Bahria Enclave, Pakistan, Malot Bahria Enclave Zoo Contact Number: +92-3165888747 Bahria Enclave Zoo Timing: 08:00 am - 07:00 pm Bahria Enclave Zoo Price: Free Try the best online travel planner to plan your travel itinerary! Plan a Trip to Bahria Enclave Zoo using our free Malot Trip Planner Explore Malot itineraries created by fellow travellers

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    Faisal Mosque View Point

    Faisal Mosque is the most famous mosque in Pakistan. Pakistan. Located in the foothills of Margalla Hills in Islamabad, the mosque features a contemporary design consisting of eight sides of the concrete shell and is inspired by a Bedouin tent. The mosque is a major tourist attraction and is referred as a contemporary and influential feature of Islamic architecture.Construction of the mosque began in 1976 after a $120 million grant from Saudi King Faisal, whose name the mosque bears. The unconventional design by Turkish architect Vedat Dalokay was selected after an international competition. Without a typical dome, the mosque is shaped like a Bedouin tent, surrounded by four 260 feet (79 m) tall minarets. The design features eight-sided shell shaped sloping roofs forming a triangular worship hall which can hold 100,000 worshippers, while the surrounding porticoes and the courtyard up-to 200,000 more.Combined the structure cover an area of 54,000 square ft, the mosque dominates the landscape of Islamabad. It is situated at the north end of Faisal Avenue, putting it at the northernmost end of the city and at the foot of Margalla Hills, the westernmost foothills of the Himalayas. It is located on an elevated area of land against a picturesque backdrop of the national park. The largest mosque in Pakistan, the Faisal Mosque was the largest mosque in the world from 1986 until 1993, when it was overtaken by mosques in MENA region. Faisal Mosque is now the fourth largest mosque in terms of capacity.

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    G-9 Markaz - Karachi Company

    Karachi Company is the largest and probably busiest shopping area of Islamabad. It is located at the centre of G-9 and is also known as G-9 Markaz. G-9 sector is the most populous sector of Islamabad. Karachi Company got its name from a construction company of Karachi, Which built the apartment complex of G-9/2 for government employees in and around 1978.Karachi Company is famous for its whole sale market of groceries, auto workshops, cloth stores, fruit and vegetable kiosks, general bus stand for intra city and inter city travel, Photo Shops and many other facilities. Many banks are also located in this market.

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    Islamabad Farm House

    Islamabad Farmhouse is the best place for relaxing and enjoyment in the Capital of Pakistan Islamabad. Islamabad Farmhouse if often Visited by Families and elite class, Greenery around Islamabad Farmhouse makes it more attractive for Nature lovers.Islamabad Farmhouse can be visited both in winter and summer. In summer people enjoy swimming and in winter you can enjoy BarB-Q. Islamabad Farmhouse is a true attraction for fun lovers and nature lovers

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    Lok Virsa Heritage Museum

    Lok Virsa is a museum Located In Islamabad, Punjab Pakistan “PAKISTAN NATIONAL MUSEUM OF ETHNOLOGY (HERITAGE MUSEUM)” also knows as Lok Virsa Heritage Museum was originally established in 1982 is situated in the middle of Islamabad, the FEDERAL CAPITAL OF PAKISTAN and one of the most beautiful capital city in the world. Museums and heritage places are important elements in our cultural landscape. Just because a building is old, it isn't necessarily a wise choice for a museum.The most enthralling thing about the Heritage Museum is that it surrounds culturally rich Pakistani heritage populace, their living styles of both streams from urban to rural and other remotest region of this soil. The focal point of this museum is to edify people about our civilization, ethnicity, and traditions. The heritage museum is one of his known kinds that depict Ethnology of Pakistan and their living tradition and their culture, in other words, this museum is the face of Pakistan which showcase the customs of this nations through different norm like “Portrays” “Music” “statues” “pottery” and “textile work”.The Virsa is governed by a board of Governors headed by the minister of information, Broadcasting, and National Heritage. Executive Director is the overall in charge of all technical and administrative work of the institute. The museum covered area is almost 60,000 sq. ft referring exhibit halls count them in the largest MUSEUM OF PAKISTAN while this museum differentiates itself from the other museum by covering one of the largest displays of Embroidered Costumes, block paintings, statues of a citizen of Pakistan exhibiting the versatile culture of our different provinces, handmade Jewelry, classic poetry, and patriotic music and Portrays.Traditional architectural substances like Mirror Work, Stucco, Fresco, Mosaic, Tile, and marble inlays can also be encountered and be exhibiting rich civilization and culture of this country. The preeminent feature of this art gallery is that they also planned cultural events and program to gauge tourist attentions like FOLK CULTURAL SHOW, Christmas celebration, quid day celebration, the tribute to Rumi, and Tribute to “JOHN ELIA”.

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    Rawat Fort

    Rawat Fort is one of the oldest Forts in Pakistan. It is  located 17 km east of Rawalpindi, on the Grand Trunk (G.T) Road leading to Lahore. The fort was built by Gakkhars, a fiercely independent tribe of the Potohar Plateau, in an early 16th century. The grave of a Gakkhar Chief, Sultan Sarang Khan is located inside the fort. He died in 1546 AD fighting against the forces of Sher Shah Suri. Rawat is a corruption of the Arabic word “Rabat” meaning Serai. The Fort is oblong in plan, masuring 306 feet 9 inches east-west and 348 feet 9 inches north-south with semicircular bastions on the four corners and also on either side of the two gates located on east and north. On the western side of the fort, is located a mosque. The main gate is on the east. Flanking the gates and the mosque along the fortification are small cells each measuring 6 feet 9 inches. Originally, there were as many as 76 cells. In the northwest corner is located a massive tomb. The enclosure wall is crowned with merlons created it the form of a pointed arch. The entire construction is in coursed rubble of sandstones with a sprinkling of burnt bricks. The surface of the mosque, tomb, and the gateways was originally treated with lime-surkhi plaster in the glaze, only traces of which exist now. The bricks have been used in arches, domes, and stringcourses, which also serve as an ornamental element.

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    Safa Gold Mall

    Safa Gold Mall is an amazing addition to a Gem of Shopping Malls places at College Road Islamabad Pakistan. A beautiful architecture, excellent management, bring a unique shopping experience In Capital of Pakistan Islamabad.Safa Gold Mall is home to just about every major fashion brand in the world and is on its way to becoming the next fashion capital of the world. Dining forms an integral part of the overall shopping experience. That is why Safa Gold Mall has gone the extra mile to bring in the finest culinary sensations from the four corners of the globe.A universe of family entertainment unfolds at Safa Gold Mall with mega attractions in epic proportions! It is a leisure and entertainment destination for the entire family. Safa Gold Mall we have more than 150 national and multinational brands ranging from kids stores, ladies gents shopping stores to high-end domestic and corporate furnishing solutions. Safa Gold Mall have multiplex cinema theater and classy rooftop glass restaurant.

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    Shah Faisal Masjid

    Faisal Mosque is the mosque in Islamabad, Pakistan. Located on the foothills of Margalla Hills in Islamabad, the mosque features a contemporary design consisting of eight sides of concrete shell and is inspired by a Bedouintent. The mosque is a major tourist attraction, and is referred as a contemporary and influential feature of Islamic architecture. Construction of the mosque began in 1976 after a $120 million grant from Saudi King Faisal, whose name the mosque bears. The unconventional design by Turkish architect Vedat Dalokay was selected after an international competition. Without a typical dome, the mosque is shaped like a Bedouin tent, surrounded by four 260 feet (79 m) tall minarets. The design features eight-sided shell shaped sloping roofs forming a triangular worship hall which can hold 100,000 worshippers, while the surrounding porticoes and the courtyard up-to 200,000 more. Combined the structure covers an area of 54,000 square ft, the mosque dominates the landscape of Islamabad. It is situated at the north end of Faisal Avenue, putting it at the northernmost end of the city and at the foot of Margalla Hills, the westernmost foothills of the Himalayas. It is located on an elevated area of land against a picturesque backdrop of the national park. The largest mosque in Pakistan, the Faisal Mosque was the largest mosque in the world from 1986 until 1993, when it was overtaken by mosques in MENA region. Faisal Mosque is now the fourth largest mosque in terms of capacity.

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    The Centaurus Mall

    The Centaurus Shopping Mall is well-known shopping Mall located in The Heart of Pakistan Islamabad. A perfect Place to visit to spend a quality time, The Centaurus all has large numbers of outlets, shops having local and international brands especially designer apparels.The Centaurus Shopping Mal also has a cineplex to enjoy your favt movies with family and friends, Centaurus Shopping Mall is visited by elite class and Mall charge fee so there is no over visiting and you can spend a quality time shopping. There is so much for entertainment. It is not only popular in Punjab but also in other cities as well and a most visited by foreigners In Islamabad.

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    Valley Amusement Park

    Valley Amusement Park is not situated in the Capital but in a Tehsil of District Rawalpindi. It is also known as the Valley Park or the Salgran Park. Salgran is the location on where this park is situated. A lake that begins from the Hindukush Mountains and Malka-e-Kohsar Murree Pakistan meets to this park at Salgran.Valley Park is the Best place in summer as well as in the winter to enjoy, basically, it is a stopover point you may not find any hotel to stay here. TDCP or the Tourism Development Corporation of Punjab is a tourism promoter in Punjab province, has a hotel on this spot for tourists and visitors. TDCP Hotel Salgran offers almost all types of Pakistan and Chinese foods. It covers a small area and provides facilities to the visitors. It is situated on the opposite side of the Valley Park Salgran.