Rawalpindi is situated at the distance of 375 km from Lahore via Lahore-Islamabad Motorway. It is situated on the Pothohar Plateau and becomes an important city due to common boundary with the Capital city - Islambad. Rawalpindi is an important junction between Peshawar and Islamabad.
The climate of Rawalpindi is hot in summer with humidity. In moonsoon, Rawalpindi and Islamabad recieves maximum number of thunderstorms which become cause of damaging of infrastructure.
Rawalpindi also has attraction for tourists as there are number of parks and some historical buildings and bazaars.