Islamabad - Capital of Pakistan

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Islamabad - Capital of Pakistan (Punjab)


Islamabad, the capital of Pakistan, is located in the north eastern part of Pakistan in the Pothohar Plateau on the foot of Margalla Hills at the distance of 295 km from Lahore.

Islamabad is most beautiful city of Pakistan with neat and clean roads on the Margalla Hills with the shades of lush green trees along the roads. On the Margalla Hills side, its beauty becomes more attractive with a line of green hills around that side of Islamabad.

Islamabad has a pleasant atmosphere all over the year, summer is rather hot, but becomes pleasant in the evening due to neighboring hills of Murree.

There are lot of visiting places in Islamabad specially Faisal Mosque, Pir Sohawa, Rawal Lake, Shakarparian Hill Park, etc.

Islamabad is a modern style city, with all major offices of foreign embassies and administrative offices of Government of Pakistan. It has the highest cost of living in Pakistan as compare to other cities of Pakistan.

Islamabad Map

Main Locations in Islamabad - Capital of Pakistan

Daman-e-Koh

Daman-e-Koh

Daman-e-Koh is another beautiful location in Margalla Hills, Islamabad to visit. On the top of Daman-e-Koh, the broader view of whole Islamabad is memorable event of one's life. Pirsohawa is the another attraction on Daman-e-Koh for tourists. It...

faisal mosque

faisal mosque

Shah Faisal Mosque, the most famous place in Islamabad, is located in Margalla Hills at the distance of 10 km from Zero Point Islamabad. It is an amazing creativity for those coming to visit the mosque. It is among the beautiful mosques in...

Margalla Hills

Margalla Hills

The Margalla Hills is a part of Himalayan foothills, located on the north of Islamabad, Pakistan. The Margalla Hills has an average elevation of 1000 meters. Tilla Charouni is the highest peak in this range. It also gets snowfall in winter season....

Pakistan Monument

Pakistan Monument

The Pakistan Monument is a popular picnic spot on Shakarparian Hills in Islamabad, represent the national unity. The monument is shaped just like a blooming flower petals with inner walls inscribed with the outlines of Badshahi mosque, Lahore...

Pir Sohawa

Pir Sohawa

Pir Sohawa is hill station in the Margalla Hills at the distance of 17 km from Islamabad, have an elevation of 5,000 feet in Monal village which is part of Haripur District. It is the highest point in the Margalla Hills and may receive snow falls...

Rawal Lake

Rawal Lake

Rawal Lake, one of the most visiting places in Islamabad, is situated on Murree Road, Islamabad, next to Shakar Parian National Park, and around at 11 km from Zero Point Islamabad.

Saidpur Village

Saidpur Village

Saidpur village is located in the Margalla Hills in Islamabad at the distance of 8 km from Zero point on the Margalla Ave near Daman-e-Koh. It is a historical village and now preserved in its original state.

Shakarparian Hills

Shakarparian Hills

Shakaparian Hills is also a beautiful and charming place in Islamabad at the distance of 5 km from Zero Point Islamabad in the Photohar range. There is a hill and park, at the Shakarparian Hills, one can have a bird eyeview of the both cities...

Shrine of Bari Imam

Shrine of Bari Imam

The shrine of Bari Imam is located in the vilalge of Noorpur Shahan, Islamabad at the distance of km from Zero Point, Islamabad. The shrine was first built by the Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb.

More Pictures of Islamabad - Capital of Pakistan

Serena Hotel Islamabad

Serena Hotel Islamabad

Islamabad Serena Hotel is located on Khayaban-e-Suhrwardy road, Islamabad, opposite to Jinnah Convention Centre.

PM Secretariat Islamabad
Pakistan Monument Museum Islamabad

Pakistan Monument Museum Islamabad

Lok Virsa Pakistan Monument Museum is located near Pakistan Monument in Shakarparian Hills on Garden Ave in Islamabad at the distance of just less...

Lok Virsa Museum Islamabad

Lok Virsa Museum Islamabad

Lok Virsa Heritage Museum is located in Shakarparian Hills on Garden Ave in Islamabad at the distance of just less than 2 km from Zero Point. It...

Jasmine and Rose Garden Islamabad

Jasmine and Rose Garden Islamabad

Rose and Jasmine Garden is located on Shakarparian Hills in Islamabad on Kashmir Highwary. Park is an ideal location for nature lover with full of...

Islamabad Zoo

Islamabad Zoo

It is located on Pir Sohawa Road just near Margalla Ave at the foot of the Margalla Hills. Zoo has a fine collection of different types of animals...

Aroundabout near Kashmir Highway
Islamabad City View
Parliment and President House Islamabad
Jamia Masjid Dewan Umar Farooq Islamabad
Clock near Faisal Mosque
Roundabout near Pakistan China Friendship Center
Fatima Jinnah Park

Fatima Jinnah Park

Fatima Jinnah Park, also known as Sector F-9 Park or Capital Park, is the largest park in Islamabad in Sector F-9. It is mostly covered with...

Dino Park

Dino Park

It is located on Pir Sohawa Road just near Margalla Ave at the foot of the Margalla Hills. It has a beautiful collection of models of dino family...

Birds Aviary

Birds Aviary

It is located in Lake View Park Islamabad near Rawal Lake. There is a best collection of different kinds of birds such as parrots, sparrows,...

Rawal lake

Rawal lake

Rawal Lake is an artificial water reservoir in Isalmabad, Paksitan, provides the water needs for the cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad. Korang...