Rahim Yar Khan is located in South Punjab next to Bahawalpur at the distance of 200 km, having a border with India, Rajasthan. A part of Rahim Yar Khan is a desert area in the Cholistan desert. A number of wild animals such as wild cats, Chinkara deer, jackals, snakes, and blue bull are easily observed there.
The climate is extremely hot and dry in summer but in winter weather becomes pleasant. Dust storms are very common in summer due to high temperatures.
Palace is constructed by Al-Nayhan, the ruling family of Abu Dhabi, for the purpose of hunting in the area. The Sheiks family has also undertaken a number of other welfare projects there.
Rahimyar Khan Map