Sahiwal is located between Sutlej and Ravi rivers at a distance of 180 km from Lahore on National Highway N-5. Its old name was Montgomery in the era of the British Empire. Sahiwal is twinned with the town of Rochdale, in Greater Manchester, North West England. It is an important railway station on the rail trek between Karachi and Lahore.
Harapa, one of the ancient civilizations dated 3000 to 5000 B.C., is located 24 km on the southwest side of 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 the best dairy breeds and are exported to different other Asian and African countries. The Sahiwal breed is also popular for think and largest quantity of milk.
Tour places in Sahiwal
Chichawatni is situated on the old G. T. Road in the Sahiwal District in Punjab, Pakistan, at the distance of 218 km from Lahore.
Tourism in Chichawatni
Harappa, an archaeological site, is at a distance of 24 km from Sahiwal. Its name is driven from a modern village located near the former course of the Ravi River that is at a distance of 6 km from the site.
Tourism in Harappa