Gwadar (Balochistan)

Gwadar is a deep water port city in Balochistan on its southwestern coast on the Arabia Sea at the distance of 1377 km from Lahore. The climate of Gwadar is hot desert-like, but due to the sea, its temperature remains moderate as compared to other hot areas of Pakistan.

Gwadar is located on a hammerhead-shaped peninsula, curved in a way, that forms two semi-circular bays on both sides. The western bay is shallow, whereas the other is deep water harbor, which is called Gwadar Port.

Gwadar is a very important seaport, all countries above Pakistan such China, Afganistan, Russia, and the other Russian States, have to use this port for their trade to other countries, which would increase the foreign reserves of Pakistan.

Gwadar Map