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Islamabad Destination Guide

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Discover Islamabad in Pakistan. Islamabad in the region of Islāmābād with it's 601,600 inhabitants is a town located in Pakistan and is the capital of this country.

Considering your flexibility, these larger cities could be interesting to check as well: Kabul, Tuthal, Tial, Thatta Gujaran, Rawalpindi or Chandigarh. Since you are in the region already, make sure to check out Mehrān-8, Shālīmār 8-2, Shālīmār 7-1, F-7, Shālīmār 8-3 and Shālīmār 7-3. Map of the area of Islamabad in Pakistan

Local Time

Current time in Islamabad is now 09:47 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Karachi" with an UTC offset of 5 hours.


Weather Conditions & Forecast

Morning 9°C / 47 °F
Evening 24°C / 76 °F
Night 11°C / 52 °F
Rain 0 l/sq m
Air Humidity 44%
Air Pressure 947.6 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear
26°C / 78 °F Sky is clear

Sunday, 22nd of October 2017
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 26°C (78 °F)
Night: 11°C (52 °F)
Monday, 23rd of October 2017
Light rain, calm, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 24°C (76 °F)
Night: 12°C (53 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of October 2017
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 11°C (51 °F)

Video Collection

Khitab Huzoor Sajjan Saeen at Islamabad ...

10:28 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: April 24, 2010 by Jama't Islah-ul-Muslimeen

Khitab Huzoor Sajjan Saeen at Islamabad ...

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16:14 min, rating: 5/5
Uploaded: April 24, 2010 by Jama't Islah-ul-Muslimeen


Driving motorcycle to Monal Islamabad

13 minutes 34 seconds..not my best time though. Morning drive to Monal on my Honda 70cc

10:55 min, rating: 3/5
Uploaded: February 17, 2014 by Arshad Mehmood

FUE hair transplant in Islamabad Pakista...

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57:18 min, rating: 3/5
Uploaded: March 21, 2012 by Ahmad Chaudhry


Islamabad 1: Greenwood Rawal Lake

Islamabad Rawal Dam Back side, it is basically the old road to Murree, which is now under the Rawaldam. It is really nice to see the lake at sunset

41:43 min, rating: 3/5
Uploaded: February 25, 2007 by Oweis Muhammad

FUE Hair Transplant in Islamabad - 4000 ...

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39:16 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: September 12, 2012 by Ahmad Chaudhry


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Photo Collection

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Interesting Events in the future

A short collection of upcomming events in Islamabad during the next days, weeks and months.

22
Oct
2017

Big Data With Hadoop & Spark Certification Training Bootcamp - Live Instructor-Led Classes | Certification & Project Included | 100% Moneyback Guarantee | Islamabad, Pak

Starts: 09:30 pm (21:30)
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03
Nov
2017

Chilam Joshi Festival, Chitral & Kalash Valley Tour 11-17th May

Starts: 11:00 pm (23:00)
More at eventful.com.

05
Nov
2017

Chilam Joshi Festival, Chitral & Kalash Valley Tour 11-17th May

Starts: 11:00 pm (23:00)
More at eventful.com.

09
Dec
2017

Movie Night

Starts: 07:00 pm (19:00)
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24
Feb
2018

Dashboard Example Show

Starts: 08:30 pm (20:30)
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27
Mar
2018

International Safety & Security Exhibition

Starts: 02:00 am (02:00)
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31
Aug
2018

James' Test Event 2

Starts: 03:00 am (03:00)
More at eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Bilal Colony

Bilal Colony is one of the neighbourhoods of Korangi Town in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan. There are several ethnic groups including Muhajirs, Rohingyas, Punjabis, Sindhis, Kashmiris, Seraikis, Pakhtuns, Balochis, Memons, Bohras Ismailis, etc. Over 99% of the population is Muslim.

Tags: Neighbourhoods of Karachi, Korangi Town
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Coordinates: 33.72, 73.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi from center.

Golra Sharif

Golra Sharif is a town situated near the Margalla Hills, in the Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan, at about 520 m above sea level, 17 km from the ancient city of Taxila. The shrine in Golra Sharif has a lot of importance for the people of the Pothohar Plateau and yearly anniversary of the Pir Meher Ali Shah (RA) is attended by thousands every year to pay their regards. Golra Sharif is a shrine of the Sufi Mystic Pir Meher Ali Shah in Islamabad, Pakistan.

Tags: Ziyarat, Union councils of Islamabad Capital Territory, Sufi shrines in Pakistan, Monuments and memorials in Pakistan, Islamabad
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Coordinates: 33.72, 73.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi from center.

International Islamic University, Islamabad

The International Islamic University, Islamabad is a seat of Islamic learning in Pakistan. The foundation of the International Islamic University, Islamabad was laid on November 11, 1980. The raison d'être of this university was the desire to produce scholars and practitioners, imbued with Islamic learning, and capable of meeting the needs of the Muslim Ummah. The university was reconstituted as the International Islamic University, Islamabad with the promulgation of Ordinance No. xxx of 1985.

Tags: Universities and colleges in Islamabad, Islamic universities and colleges in Pakistan, International Islamic University, Islamabad, Educational institutions established in 1985, Educational institutions established in 1980
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Coordinates: 33.72, 73.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi from center.

Jinnah Sports Stadium

Jinnah Sports Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Islamabad, Pakistan. It is currently used mostly for football matches. It also has athletics facilities. The stadium has a capacity of 48,800 people. The stadium was also used for the SAF games in 2004 where the stadium went through renovations. The playing field has a running track around its perimeter allowing athletics use.

Tags: Sports venues in Pakistan, Multi-purpose stadiums in Pakistan, Islamabad, Football venues in Pakistan, Athletics (track and field) venues in Pakistan
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Coordinates: 33.72, 73.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi from center.

Lok Virsa Museum

Lok Virsa Museum is situated in Islamabad, Pakistan. It displays the cultural heritage of Pakistani people. The living style of the different areas of Pakistan is exhibited here in statues, pictures, pottery, music and textile work. Lok Virsa is the finest cultural museum in Pakistan.

Tags: Tourism in Pakistan, Museums in Pakistan, Islamabad
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Coordinates: 33.72, 73.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi from center.

Margalla Hills

The Margalla Hills — also called the Margalla Mountain Range, is a hill range part of the lesser Himalayas located north of Islamabad, Pakistan. Margalla Range has an area of 12,605 hectares. The hills are a part of Murree hills. It is a range with many valleys as well as high mountains. The hill range nestles between an elevation of 685 meters at the western end and 1,604 meters on its east with average height of 1000 meters. Its highest peak is Tilla Charouni.

Tags: Visitor attractions in Islamabad, Islamabad, Geography of Islamabad, Climbing areas of Pakistan
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Coordinates: 33.72, 73.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi from center.

National Library of Pakistan

The National Library of Pakistan, is located at Constitution Avenue, Islamabad, Pakistan. National library of Pakistan was inaugurated on August 24, 1993 by the caretaker prime minister of Pakistan Mr. Moin Ahmad Qureshi. The National library exchanges Government documents with USA, Pakistan National Bibliography with other national libraries of the world, serves as depository for Asian Development Bank publications and provides information and photocopy service.

Tags: National libraries, Libraries in Pakistan, Libraries established in 1993, Islamabad, ISBN agencies, 1993 establishments in Pakistan
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Coordinates: 33.72, 73.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi from center.

Pir Sohawa

Pir Sohawa is a rapidly developing tourist resort located on top of Margalla Hills and 45-minutes drive from downtown Islamabad. It has a 3000 plus ft elevation and located in Monal village which is geographically part of Haripur District. Pir Sohawa is a popular destination among the residents of Islamabad, as well as the foreign tourists. On 6th January 2012, after almost six years, Pir Sohawa, the city’s highest tourist spot, received few inches of snowfall.

Tags: Visitor attractions in Pakistan, Islamabad, Hiking trails in Pakistan, Climbing areas of Pakistan
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Coordinates: 33.72, 73.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi from center.

Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium

Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium is the only international standard cricket stadium in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. This stadium has recently been expanded to cater for the ever increasing number of spectators for the game. With the increase in capacity, it can now hold around 25,000 spectators. The stadium hosted its first Test match in 1993.

Tags: Test cricket grounds in Pakistan, Stadiums in Pakistan, Cricket grounds in Pakistan, 1992 establishments in Pakistan
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Coordinates: 33.72, 73.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi from center.

Supreme Court of Pakistan

The Supreme Court of Pakistan (SCOP) is the apex court in the of Pakistan, the final arbiter of legal and constitutional disputes. The Supreme Court has a permanent seat in Islamabad. It also has a number of Branch Registries where cases are heard. The court has a number of de jure powers, outlined in the Constitution. Through several periods of military rule and constitutional suspensions, the court has also established itself as a de facto check on military power.

Tags: Supreme Court of Pakistan, National supreme courts, Court system of Pakistan, Buildings and structures in Islamabad
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Coordinates: 33.72, 73.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi from center.