Sahiwal is located between between Sutlej and Ravi rivers at the distance of 180 km from Lahore on National Highway N-5. Its old name was Montgomery.
Harapa, one of the ancient civilization dated 3000 to 5000 B.C., is located 24 km in the southwest side from Sahiwal City. It was the city of Indus Valley Civilization. It has the main attraction for tourists in Sahiwal.
Sahiwal is famous for special breeds of buffaloes and cows, those are best dairy breeds and exported to different other Asian and African countries. The Sahiwal breed is also popular for think and largest quanity of milk.